Queensland Business Talent (Migrant) Visa (subclass 132)
Queensland welcomes those interested in owning and managing a new or existing business, which has a capacity to create jobs and deliver exceptional economic benefit to Queensland.
This visa allows you to stay in Queensland on a permanent basis and includes the following stream:
Significant Business History visa (132A) is for business owners or part owners who want to have a major management role in a new or existing business in Queensland.
State nomination for this visa is managed by the Queensland Government through Business and Skilled Migration Queensland (BSMQ) in collaboration with the Australian Government’s Department of Immigration and Border Protection (DIBP).
Significant Business History visa (132A) CRITERIA
To be considered for State nomination you must first meet the Australian Government’s Department of Immigration and Border Protection’s (DIBP) 132 criteria. Visit the DIBP website for more detailed information.
In addition to the DIBP criteria, applicants seeking Queensland state nomination must meet the following criteria
demonstrate that you have net business and personal assets of at least A$1.5 million to be transferred to Queensland within 2 years of your visa being granted, which includes a minimum of A$1 million for investment into a business and a minimum of A$500,000 for settlement costs
demonstrate a commitment to Queensland with an intention to reside and invest in Queensland