Small Business Owner 491 Visa (TAS)

Our experienced team can assist you with your Small Business Owner visa application - from lodging the initial Expression of Interest, to completing the visa application, and everything between.

Eligibility Requirements

Requirements of Department of Home Affairs  

  • Under 45 years old 
  • Obtain 65 points, including 5 points of state nomination  
  • Satisfied Skill Assessment criteria  
  • Have at least ‘proficient’ English language level (IELTS 6.0) 
  • Own 100% of the company's shares 
  • To apply for the Permanent Resident visa (visa 191), applicant must have minimum income of AUD $53,900 per year as set out by Department of Home Affairs.  

Requirements of Tasmania  

  • The business must be established and operated in Tasmania for at least 6 months prior to the date of submitting state nomination.  
  • A detailed business plan, including: 
  • Business market research and target customers  
  • Certificate of business registration and relevant licenses  
  • Ability to compete with other businesses in the same field in Tasmania 
  • Ability to contribute to the economic development of Tasmania. 


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+61 410 288 289


Level 2, 91 William Street, Melbourne, 3000

P.O. Box 138, Collins Street West, Victoria 8007


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