About Investor Stream Visa

The 188B – Investor Visa is a five-year temporary residence visa specially set up for those successful in operating medium and large enterprises and engaging in investment activities (such as: stocks, futures, funds, foreign exchange, etc.).

It is the original 165 visa of Australia. This visa requires applicants to have outstanding company or investment experience and experience, through state government guarantees, they can choose to transfer investment funds to Australia to make compliant investments. After holding the visa for 3 years, they can transfer to permanent residence.

Visa 188B Benefits

  • The education of children under 18 years old enjoys the treatment of local students
  • You can buy a second-hand house in Australia
  • The principal applicant can be interchanged;
  • Applicants do not need to do business in Australia

Visa 188B requirements

  • Primary applicant under 55 years old
  • Commercial and personal net assets reached 2,750,000 AUD in the past 2 years
  • The source of its assets is legal
  • Have more than three years of company management or investment experience
  • In the past five years, 10% of the business has been in business for more than one year
  • Invest 2,500,000 AUD to a compliance investment designated by the Australian government
  • The score reaches 65 points

From Visa 188B to Visa 888B

Conditions for applicants

  • Obtain state and local government guarantees
  • Invest 2,500,000 AUD in compliance investment in Australia
  • After holding 188B for 3 years and living for 2 years, you can apply for permanent residence
  • Can be the principal applicant for swap

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