Foreign investment into Australia grew 40% between 2009-2014. 

By 2015 foreign investment in Australia stood at AU$ 3 trillion.*

Why are investors choosing Australia?

Safe and Low-risk

Australia is a safe, well regulated environment to do business. The World Bank ranks Australia 5th in the world for regulatory quality.

Time zone 

Australia shares the same time zone with 60% of the world’s population, including China, Japan, Singapore, Thailand and Indonesia.

Wealth management

Australia is home to the largest pool of funds under management in Asia and the world’s 4th largest pension assets pool.


Australia is the 3rd most popular international student destination in the world (and 1st choice for the Asian region).


Australia’s agri-food trade is worth A$46 billion (£28bn). Tropical to temperate and cool growing environments allow for small specialist farms to large-scale grazing and cropping.


Nearly $40 biilion (£23bn) was spent by tourists in Australia.

Business Investor visas to Australia

Australia has a migration program designed for business innovators, entrepreneurs and investors.

Australia has a Significant Investor stream of visas for overseas investors looking to invest AUD1.5 million, AUD5 million or AUD 15 million in an Australian state or territory and maintain business and investment activity in Australia.

Australian Business Migration Group can identify investment opportunities through our finance group partners.

*Source: Australian government’s Department for Foreign Affairs and Trade