Business Talent visas are available to applicants in two streams:
1. Significant Business History Stream
This visa is for people with ownership interests in large businesses. To be eligible for Significant Business History Stream, an applicant must have all of the following:
2. Venture Capital Entrepreneur Stream
For the Venture Capital Entrepreneur Stream, applicants must have a venture capital funding agreement of at least AUD 1 million through an Australian company who is a member of the Australian Venture Capital Association Limited (AVCAL) for the start-up, product commercialisation or business development relating to a promising high-value business idea.
Please note that business migration can be extremely complex. To discover whether you are eligible for Business Talent (Permanent) visa (subclass 132), we invite you to book a consultation with one of our expert migration lawyers.
The Business Talent visa (Subclass 132) offers all the benefits of Australian permanent residence for you and your family.
Processing times are indicative only and may vary depending on individual circumstances or government policy. The latest processing times published by the Department of Home Affairs are as follows:
1. Significant Business History Stream:
2. Venture Capital Entrepreneur Stream:
Processing times are not available.
The visa costs AUD$7,855 for the main applicant.
There is also a charge for each family member who applies for the visa with you.
You might have to pay an extra charge for any applicant 18 years old or older who has less than functional English.
The second instalment charges are:
To work out how much your visa might cost use the Visa pricing estimator.
The estimator does not consider other costs you might also have to pay such as those for police certificates, health checks, biometrics, and professional fees to get assistance with the visa application process from an immigration lawyer/agent.