Australia offers a Business Migration Program that encourages successful business people and investors to settle in Australia for business or investment purposes.
There are a number of different options available depending on your age, skills, business or investment experience and financial resources.
These visas are for people who want to own and manage a new or existing business in Australia, or to invest in either an Australian state or territory Treasury Bonds or a complying investment portfolio. You must submit an Expression of Interest (EOI) through SkillSelect and be nominated by a state or territory government or Austrade on behalf of the Australian government before being invited to apply for this visa.
This is the only business visa which results in permanent residence from the outset. It is intended for entrepreneurs with a successful business career who will establish a new or become involved in an existing business in Australia. Applicants for the subclass 132 visa must submit an Expression of Interest (EOI) through SkillSelect and be nominated by a state or territory government before being invited to apply for this visa.
The 888 visa categories provide a pathway specifically for applicants who have held Business or Investment Provisional Visas, subclass 188 for the specified period fit me and met the criteria under one of the following streams: