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Australia

AUSTRALIA INVESTOR STREAM VISA 188B

You will need to commit at least AUD 2,500,000, with your investment allocated according to set criteria, to qualify for the Australia Investor Stream Visa, as it is a Residency-by -Investment program. Processing your application will take over 20 months. Then you can choose to apply for citizenship after 5 years, if you wish.

SIGNIFICANT INVESTOR VISA (SIV) 188C

The Australia Significant Investor Visa gives you more flexibility. It requires you to commit a minimum of AUD 5,000,000, but it gives you a wide range of acceptable investment options. It takes 12 to 24 months to process currently. After 5 years it can lead to you getting Australian citizenship if you want to apply at that time.