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If you are a migration agent outside Australia, you can download a pdf version of resources here. We also have limited supplies of printed booklets, brochures and postcards available.

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Investor and business migration resources

Make Melbourne your home brochure (PDF File - 6.0 MB)
Last updated: 22 Mar 2017

Details Melbourne, Australia's most sophisticated city. A prosperous, cosmopolitan city known for welcoming people from around the world who seek opportunity and success. Find out what Melbourne offers and how to invest and/or start your business here.

Entrepreneur fact sheet (PDF File - 1.2 MB)
Last updated: 22 Mar 2017

Victoria welcomes entrepreneurs who want to develop an innovative idea for a new product or start-up in Victoria and enjoy living in the world’s most liveable city through its flexible visa nomination program.

Investor & Business Migration fact sheet (PDF File - 751.9 KB)
Last updated: 22 Mar 2017

Learn about Victoria's investor and business migration program. The Victorian Government offers visa nomination to eligible investors and business migrants who can contribute to Victoria's economy.

投资与商业移民情况说明书 (PDF File - 1.6 MB)
Last updated: 29 Mar 2017

了解维多利亚州投资与商业移民计划.针对能够为维州经济作出贡献的合资格投资与商业移民,维州政府可提供签证提名.

Significant Investor visa fact sheet (PDF File - 1.1 MB)
Last updated: 22 Mar 2017

Information about the Significant Investor visa (subclass 188) nomination program.

重大投资者签证情况说明书 (PDF File - 1.4 MB)
Last updated: 29 Mar 2017

关于重大投资者签证(子类别188)提名计划的相关信息.

Significant Investor Services Directory brochure (PDF File - 943.1 KB)
Last updated: 22 Mar 2017

A short introduction to the Significant Investor Services Directory. The directory is a listing of businesses in Victoria that offer financial and business support services to potential and existing significant investors.


Global talent resources

International Graduates fact sheet (PDF File - 409.1 KB)
Last updated: 22 Mar 2017

The Victorian Government offers free visa nomination to eligible international student graduates, with streamlined processing of two weeks for applications. This fact sheet details visas and eligibility requirements for international graduates.

Skilled Migration fact sheet (PDF File - 1.2 MB)
Last updated: 22 Mar 2017

The Victorian Government offers free visa nomination to eligible international student graduates, with streamlined processing of two weeks for applications. This fact sheet details visas and eligibility requirements for international graduates.


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Common questions

  • There is no charge to apply for state nomination. There is a fee to lodge your visa application with the Department of Immigration and Border Protection (DIBP) though.  For more information regarding DIBP visa charges, visit the DIBP website.

  • The Skilled Nominated (190) visa is a permanent visa allowing you to live and work anywhere in the state of Victoria, including Melbourne.

    The Skilled Regional (489) visa is a provisional three year visa during which you must live and work in regional Victoria (this does not include Melbourne) to meet the criteria for the second stage permanent residency visa.

  • All applicants must provide a copy of their English language test at the time of application unless they are passport holders and citizens of the United Kingdom, Canada, New Zealand, United States of America, or the Republic of Ireland.    

    A General or Academic IELTS result will be accepted however the score requirement for nomination is the same for each. 

    Note that certain occupations require a higher standard of English for the purpose of state nomination; check the State Nomination Occupation Lists for Victoria for details.  The Victorian Government does not participate in the English language concession.

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