What is a SIV?
The Significant Investor visa has been introduced as a new stream within the Business Innovation and Investment (Provisional) (Subclass 188) visa and the Business Innovation and Investment (Permanent) (Subclass 888) visa. The purpose of the visa is to provide a boost to the Australian economy and to compete effectively for high net worth individuals seeking investment migration. Migrant investors will be required to invest AUD 5 million into complying investments for a minimum of 4 years before they are eligible to apply for a permanent visa.
Most often asked questions by investors
Is there a points test or an age requirement for the Significant Investor?
No, there are none, you can apply right now
What is the English language requirement for the Significant Investor?
There is no English language threshold requirement for applicants.
Am I allowed to engage another person to manage my complying investments?
You may engage a third party to manage the complying investment on your behalf.