1) 合規 重大投資
如果您在 2021 年 7 月 1 日或之後被邀請申請此簽證，您必須（在申請此簽證之時或之後）在被邀請時進行至少 500 萬澳元的合規重大投資。您還必須有真實意圖在臨時簽證的有效期內持有該投資, 而且必須按以下比例進行投資：
- 至少 100 萬澳元的風險投資和成長型私募股權基金，投資於初創企業和小型私營公司
- 至少 150 萬澳元的批准管理基金，管理基金必須投資於在澳大利亞證券交易所上市的新興公司
- 至少 250 萬澳元的管理基金“平衡投資”
所有在申請時年滿 18 歲或以上的申請人必須至少具備Functional程度英語或願意支付第二期簽證申請費。
New South Wales
You must make a complying significant investment of at least A$5,000,000 in NSW and have a genuine intention to hold that investment for the life of your provisional visa.
It must be invested in the following proportions:
- at least A$1,000,000 in venture capital and growth private equity funds which invest in start-up and small private companies
- at least A$1,500,000 in approved managed funds. The managed funds must invest in emerging companies listed on the Australian Stock Exchange
- a ‘balancing investment’ of at least A$2,500,000 in managed funds
Investing in NSW
To qualify for NSW nomination, you must show that your complying investments will contribute to the NSW economy.
NSW will refuse your nomination application for a permanent visa (subclass 888) if you cannot show your complying investments meet the following criteria:
Venture Capital and Growth Private Equity investment
At least 50% of your venture capital component must be invested in:
- a venture capital fund investing in start-up and small-to-medium enterprises in NSW, or
- a venture capital limited partnership that sources investments in NSW
At least 50% of the emerging companies component must be invested in emerging companies listed on the Australian Stock Exchange that are headquartered in NSW.
At least 50% of your balancing investments must bring benefits to NSW. This can be shown where:
- the funds have an office in NSW; or
- the business of underlying investment is headquartered in NSW; or
- the business activities of underlying investment are of economic benefit to NSW
Living in NSW
You must have a genuine commitment to reside in NSW and contribute to NSW through your investment activity.
To be eligible to apply for Victorian Significant Investor stream (subclass 188C) visa nomination, you must:
- intend to live in Victoria,
- be able to make a complying investment of at least A$5 million in Victoria,
- be committed to meet the Department of Home Affairs’ requirements for subclass 888B permanent residence
- Meet Department of Home Affairs’ subclass 188C Significant Investor Stream requirements;
- Ensure the Complying Investment is of economic benefit to the ACT by entering into an agreement to either:
- Invest a minimum $500,000 into Significant Capital Ventures, an Early Stage Venture Capital Limited Partnership that complies with Part A of the Complying Significant Investment Framework; and invest the remaining funds in Part B and C of the Complying Significant Investment Framework; or
- Invest at least $500,000 into a Complying Significant Investment that is of economic benefit to the ACT.For example:
- Venture capital and growth private equity fund investing in start-up and small private companies in the ACT; or
- Venture Capital Limited Partner (VCLP) fund component in a fund that is actively sourcing investment in the ACT.
- Invest the remaining funds in Part B and C of the Complying Significant Investment Framework.
To meet the South Australian nomination requirements, you must:
- Meet the Department of Home Affairs subclass 188C significant investor stream criteria.
- Intend to live in South Australia.
- Agree to make and maintain an investment of AUD$5 million for the duration of the provisional visa in a complying investment fund. The complying investment fund must materially benefit South Australia.
- Agree to register your arrival in South Australia with Skilled & Business Migration and maintain current contact details for the duration of your visa.
- The choice of investment options is based on the client’s own preference and Department of Home Affairs complying investment requirements.
- It is strongly recommended that applicants obtain professional legal and financial advice before investing or undertaking any business activity.
- The South Australian Government will not advise on any investment made or any business activity to be undertaken by the applicant nor does it accept liability for any financial loss, cost of expense incurred as a result of any business decision, business activities or investments of the applicant or any person in any way connected with the significant investor program or otherwise.
The Commonwealth and State Government require applicants to agree to not take legal action against them for any loss of capital arising from the complying investment.