Business visa options
Queensland welcomes migrants for business and investment. With a range of business visa options available, Queensland offers a range of business advantages – including a stable economy, supportive government, and a solid growth forecast. Queensland’s low operating costs, highly skilled workforce, strong and diverse industries, and strategic Asia–Pacific location create an attractive investment destination.
State-nominated business visa options
If you want to migrate to Queensland on a business visa, you must first obtain a state nomination. State migration is managed by the Queensland Government, through Migration Queensland.
A state-nominated visa allows you to run a business or invest in Queensland. The following visa types are available:
- Provisional visa, which is a pathway to permanent residency – Business Innovation and Investment (Provisional) visa (subclass 188)
- Permanent visa – 888
- Temporary – 405 renewal
Please note that the Business Talent (Permanent) visa (subclass 132) is now closed to new applications.