Significant Investor Visa

Venture Capital – an overview for those working with SIV Applicants

Seed_growingWhy has the government targeted this sector?

When announcing a review the Significant Investor Visa program in October 2014, Andrew Robb, Minister for Trade and Investment, said:

“Our aim, as part of our broader competitiveness agenda, is to attract more investment into Australia that makes a material difference to supporting sustainable growth, productivity and job creation. We are keen to attract additional investment which supports innovation and which provide new sources of growth capital.”

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Smooth Road to Travel – China to Australia

Have you got your copy of "Smooth Road to Travel - China to Australia?"
Have you got your copy of “Smooth Road to Travel – China to Australia?”
Almost 700 visas have been granted since the Significant Investor Visa (SIV) program was established just over two years ago. Almost 90% of applicants are from mainland China. With no English language requirement, understanding Australia’s financial services landscape can be challenging.

Our dual language SIV educational booklet, “Smooth Road to Travel – China to Australia,” provides potential migrants and inbound investors with an overview of Australia’s financial, professional and lifestyle services. Continue reading Smooth Road to Travel – China to Australia