|Investment amount:||from AUD 200,000|
|Time to obtain:||4 years|
|Number of visa-free countries:||181|
Australian citizenship is granted to high net worth foreigners for investment in the economy of the state and subject to compliance with the minimum stay requirement.
Status of a citizen is assigned to the investor and his family members after 4 years of legal residence in Australia. It is obligatory to obtain permanent residence permit one year prior to applying for citizenship. To receive a permission to stay in Australia, you should invest in one of the options offered by the government: acquisition of securities, business development, funding of start-ups or private companies, contribution to charity.
VISA-FREE TRAVEL AROUND THE WORLD
Australian citizens can cross borders of 181 countries without a need to obtain a visa. These countries include the EU, Schengen countries, Canada, and USA.
FAVORABLE TAX SYSTEM
Australia has an attractive income tax rate and no taxation on net assets and capital.
HIGH STANDARD OF LIVING
The economy of the state is one of the most developed in the world, which provides financial stability and social security for the residents.
With an Australian passport you get access to international markets on beneficial conditions.
Australian citizenship gives you access to high-quality healthcare, as well as education in the best institutions of the state.
CITIZENSHIP FOR FAMILY MEMBERS
The right to simultaneously obtain status of Australian citizen applies to the spouse, minor children and other financially dependent relatives of the investor.
Enlist the support
of International Holdings
lawyers for successful
immigration to Australia
1 Choose the investment option
It becomes possible to apply for Australian citizenship after obtaining an investor visa in return for investment, subject to subsequent residence in a country with a permanent residence permit status during a year. Company's lawyers will analyze your goals and will help to determine the most suitable investment option to meet your requirements.
2 Government approval
According to the terms of the Australian program, you need to obtain approval from the government of the selected state or territory in order to invest in the economy. Each applicant must pass a government due diligence check, and a SkillSelect test from the Department of Immigration and Border Protection, with a minimum score of 65 points.
3 Obtain a temporary visa
Permission to enter and temporarily stay in the territory of the state is granted on the basis of an invitation received from Australian government, which is issued after passing the SkillSelect test and due diligence. To get an Australian visa, it is also necessary to fill in special questionnaires and forms, and obtain health care coverage. International Holdings specialists will help you to prepare the required set of documents.
4 Receive a residence permit
After receiving a temporary visa, you should make an investment according to the chosen option. Temporary residence permit is valid for 4 years and allows multiple entry into the country. To obtain permanent residence permit it is necessary to fulfill requirements on conducting business, period of residence in the country, and investments retention. Your family members are eligible to receive temporary and permanent residence status with you.
5 Granting citizenship
The person who resides in the country during 4 years, including the last 12 months with a permanent residence permit, can apply for citizenship. Each applicant must pass an interview, language proficiency test, state history test, as well as take an oath of allegiance to obtain a Certificate of citizenship and passport of an Australian citizen.
Assistance in preparation
of a full set of documents
Consultation on the successful
passing the SkillSelect test
Legal support during acquisition
of temporary and permanent
residence permits, and citizenship granting
confidentiality of the procedure
Monitoring compliance with
requirements of the investment program
will provide you with assistance
for a successful acquiring
of Australian citizenship