Australian Business Innovation Visa 188

Business Innovation and Investment Visa (Subclass 188)

This is a PROVISIONAL Visa.

Through this Visa, the people with the Business Skills are able to own and manage a new or existing Business in Australia. She/he becomes eligible to invest in an Australian State or Territory for Business.

Note: To own this Visa, you must be nominated by an Australian State or Territory government agency.

  • Duration: You can stay upto 4 years and 3 months.
  • Processing Time: There is no standard time for your visa to get process.


Benefits of having Business Innovation and Investment Visa (Subclass 188) are:

  • Will be able to operate Business in Australia (New or Already Existing)
  • Be in Australia for 4 years’
  • Multiple Entry in Australia
  • Take your family members all along
  • This is your pathway for PERMANENT Business Innovation and Investment (Visa Subclass 888) Business Innovation Stream.


The Eligibility Requirements for you to be in Australia on Visa (Subclass 188) are:

  • You should be UNDER 55.
  • Need to be NOMINATED by an Australian State or Territory government of Australia.
  • Should have a BUSINESS OWNERSHIP.
  • Need to own a Personal Business or assets of Business of at least AUD 800,000.
  • Atleast 65 SCORE on the points test.
  • Have Functional English
  • Should have maintained a SUCCESSFUL Business Career
  • No Previous Cancellation of Visa Refusal
  • Health Requirement
  • Character Requirement
  • Need to sign the Australian Values Statement


Following are the step which you’ve to follow to apply for Business Innovation and Investment Visa (Subclass 188):

  • Get NOMINATED and Invited to apply for the Visa Subclass 188
  • Have all the documents assorted
  • Apply your visa through IMMIACCOUNT.
  • Get notification that your application has been received.

Wait for the DECISION.

West Highlander

Apply through West Highlander:

To get everything appropriately done for the Business Innovation and Investment Visa (Subclass 188), apply through MARA Agent.

  • West Highlander is an experienced and leading immigration consultancy in running since 2005.
  • Visa Filing veteran Parwinder Kaur – the Director of West Highlander is a MARA Agent (Australian Govt.) License no. 1280308.
  • We provide best services to the clients by maintaining a transparent relationship with them and not compromising with their confidentiality.

Reach us for the best services in the North Region to get your visa applied for Australia.

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