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Check eligibility

Check eligibility

The State/Territory Sponsored Business Owner visa (subclass 892) is part of the Business Skills Entry program.

To find out if you are eligible, read the Department of Immigration and Border Protection’s (DIBP) visa criteria for the State/Territory Sponsored Business Owner visa (subclass 892)

To be eligible for visa sponsorship by the state of Victoria, you will need to:

  • meet the DIBP eligibility requirements for this visa; and
  • have owned and operated a viable and sustainable ‘eligible’ business in Victoria for no less than two years; and
  • have a genuine commitment to remain in Victoria and to continue to engage in commercial activity.

You should also read the state sponsorship conditions and assessment criteria on this page.

Next steps

Once you are confident you can meet the relevant requirements, you can apply for Victorian visa sponsorship.