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Matrix invitation round 14 May 2021 - Information about the nominated occupations and Matrix score invited is available HERE.

The next Canberra Matrix invitation round will be held on or before 21 May 2021.

Business Migration Guidelines

 

The Australian Government has directed that ACT nominations focus on high quality applications that will have economic benefit to the ACT in the post pandemic recovery phase. 

APPLYING FOR ACT NOMINATION.

You must be invited to apply for ACT nomination. To be considered for ACT nomination, you must have a valid EOI in SkillSelect with the 'ACT' as your preferred location.

You can email a request for invitation to migrationservices@act.gov.au. You must attach the following information to the email:

  • Summary of successful business career with demonstrated experience in proposed business activity
  • Summary of the proposed ACT business investment,
  • Statement of economic viability / benefit of the proposed ACT business activity
  • SkillSelect EOI record of response
  • Evidence of any close family connection living in Canberra.

An invitation is not a guarantee that the application for ACT nomination will be approved. The application will be assessed against the demonsrated viability and economic benefit to the ACT of the proposed ACT business in the post pandemic recovery phase.


Guidelines - ACT nomination of a Business Skills visa


Business Innovation and Investment (provisional) (subclass 188) Business Innovation

ACT 188 nomination guidelines doc  ACT 188 nomination guidelines pdf

Business Innovation and Investment (provisional) (subclass 188) Signfiicant Investor 

ACT 188 SIV nomination guidelines doc  ACT 188 SIV nomination guidelines pdf

Business Innovation and Investment (provisional) (subclass 188) Entrepreneur

ACT 188 nomination Guidelines - Entrepreneur doc ACT 188 nomination Guidelines - Entrepreneur pdf

Business Innovation and Investment (permanent) (subclass 888) Signfiicant Investor

ACT 888 SIV nomination guidelines doc  ACT 888 SIV nomination guidelines pdf

Business Innovation and Investment (permanent) (subclass 888) Business Innovation

ACT 888 nomination guidelines - Business Innovation doc    ACT 888 Nomination guidelines  - Business Innovation pdf