Points Test for Business Visa

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Points Test for Business Visa

 

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SC 188

6.0        Points Test

 

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You must score at least 65 points on the points test. (some States will require 80)

You can get points for many reasons, including your: 

AGE:

AGE

POINTS

18 to 24

20

25 to 32

30

33 to 39

25

40 to 44

20

45 to 54

15

Older

0

 

 

 

ENGLISH LANGUAGE ABILITY:

Level

POINTS

Functional English (IELTS 4.5)

0

Vocational English (IELTS 5.0)

5

Competent English (IELTS 6.0)

5

Proficient English (IELTS 7.0)

10

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

EDUCATIONAL LEVEL

POINTS

Trade Qualification (AUST)

5

Diploma (AUST)

5

Degree

5

Degree in Business

10

Degree in Science

10

Degree in Technology

10

 

 

FINANCIAL ASSETS:

ASSETS FOR LAST 2 YEARS

POINTS

Min $800k

5

Min $1.3m

15

Min $1.8m

25

Min $2.25m

35

 

BUSINESS TURNOVER:

OWNERSHIP OF BUSINESS WITH TURNOVER OF FOR 2 YEARS IN LAST FOUR

POINTS

Min $500k

5

Min $1.0m

15

Min $1.5m

25

Min $2.0m

35

 

BUSINESS INNOVATION STREAM ONLY:

BUSINESS EXPERIENCE WITH ONE OR MORE BUSINESSES

POINTS

4 of last 5 years

10

7 of last 8 years

15

 

INVESTOR STREAM ONLY:

Investments of more than $100k

POINTS

Min 4 years

10

Min 7 Years

15

 

 

 

 

BUSINESS INNOVATIONS QUALIFICATIONS:

ITEM

Points

Patents and Design Registered in last year

15

Trademarks Registered in last year

10

Ownership of Business with Joint Venture in Last Year

5

Ownership of Business with min 50% trade is Export

15

Ownership of Business in last 5 years with Growth of 20% for 3 years and employed 10 or more full time

10

Ownership of a Business that received government funding of $100k for new product or Expansion or $100k Venture Capital in last 4 years

10

 

SPECIAL ENDORSEMENT: (most States NOT ACT)

ITEM

Points

Vic Govt has determined your business is of Importance to Australia

10