The Significant Investor visa is targeted at high net worth individuals who will invest at least AUD$5 million in complying investments in Australia for at least four years. For migrants, the Significant Investor Visa has a number of advantages over other types of visas. Successful applicants will be granted the following concessions:
- No upper age limit
- No requirement to meet a points test
- A reduced residency requirement of 160 days over four years in order to qualify for a permanent visa
Premium Investor Visa (PIV)
Accepting new applications from 1 July 2015, targeting talented entrepreneurs and innovators, an accelerated 12 month pathway to permanent residency.
The Premium Investor Visa will offer a more expeditious, 12 month pathway to Australian permanent residency for those meeting a AUD$15 million threshold. This programme will be rolled out over the next year, focusing on attracting a small number of highly talented and entrepreneurial individuals. States and Territories will play an important role in helping to identify potential applicants.
Quebec Immigrant Investor Program (QIIP)
Accepting new applications from August 31st, 2015 to January 29th, 2016. Limited to 1,750 files.
The QIIP offers qualified business people and their family members a simple way to obtain Permanent Residency to Canada. You are eligible to apply under this category as long as you meet 3 conditions:
1) A minimum net worth of CAD$1.6 million
2) Investment of CAD$0.8 million for 5 years
3) 2 years of management experience over the past 5 years - The applicant must prove a management experience in the planning, management and control over the staff, the budget and the equipment of a private company or public enterprise.
Most applicants are senior managers, business owners, etc. However, professionals such as doctors, lawyers, engineers and accountants are also eligible as long as two employees are working for them full-time.
High net worth individuals are welcome to make financial investments in the United Kingdom and migrate to United Kingdom. You may be eligible to apply under the Investor Category of the points based system if you have the funds to invest in the United Kingdom
Golden Residence Permit Programme
To attract foreign investment into Portugal by offering a simple & fast way for property investors to receive a Five Year Residence Permit (Golden Visa) for non EU citizens. Additionally, there is the opportunity for a European Passport in the 6th year.
Investors and Entrepreneurs can apply for permanent residency in the United States by investing in businesses that will benefit the US economy. They can invest in a new commercial enterprise or a Government Approved EB-5 Project.
If you are attracted to the stable economy and ease of business regulations and policies in New Zealand and you are interested to invest, set up a business or work in New Zealand, there are a few business migration programs available for you.
Investor Plus (Investor 1 Category)
You may apply for New Zealand residence through this program by investing at least NZ$10 million in New Zealand for 3 years. The perks of this visa category include:
- No maximum age requirement
- No business experience required
- No English language ability required
- A residency requirement of only 44 days in NZ in each of the last 2 years of the 3-year investment period
Investor (Investor 2 Category)
You may apply for New Zealand residence through this program by investing at least NZ$1.5 million in New Zealand for 4 years. In addition, the eligible investor must:
- Be 65 years or younger
- Have a minimum of 3 years business experience
- Have an English speaking background or have an overall band score of 3 in the IELTS.
- Fulfil a residency requirement of 146 days in NZ in each of the last 3 years of the 4-year investment period
This Programme is to assist foreign investors and entrepreneurs to set up and develop their business in Singapore. It provides links to local business networks and more opportunities for business collaborations.
This programme is usually catered to foreigners who are seeking for a long term social visit in Malaysia.
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