Migration Tasmania

for business and skilled migrants


Entrepreneur stream application form


This system will send you a duplicate of this application upon submission. Please check that information contained in your duplicate submission is correct. If you do not receive the duplicate or information and attachments are incorrect and/or missing, please email business@migration.tas.gov.au.

To be eligible to apply for Tasmanian state visa nomination, you must first meet all the business migration requirements set out by the Department of Immigration and Border Protection (DIBP). State nomination is only one component of your full visa application.

To avoid processing delays, the following documents need to be included with this nomination application:

  • A business plan that outlines how your plans for the entrepreneurial activity will lead to the commercialisation of a product or service, or the development of an enterprise of business in the Tasmania.
  • The funding agreement/s in place with a third party funding body (or bodies) for a total of at least $200,000.
  • A description of how the activity will benefit Tasmania
  • Evidence of ownership of the entrepreneurial business, activity, product or idea (such as patents, relevant registrations, description of development history)
  • Evidence of exploratory visit(s) to Tasmania
  • Your resume or Curriculum Vitae
  • A copy of your passport bio page (the page which shows full details of your name, date of birth, passport number, citizenship, expiry date, etc) for yourself and your dependants.
  • If you are using a migration agent: completed and signed Department of Home Affairs form 956 Advice by a migration agent/exempt person of providing immigration assistance.

Note that this application form must be completed in English and that there is no fee charged by the Tasmanian Government for visa nomination.

Notices of nomination from the Tasmanian Government are valid for six months, and are not transferable to any other State or Territory.

Business Innovation and investment program

Subclass 188 Entrepreneur stream

Part 1 - submitter information

Please provide the details of the person completing this form

1.1 Name (first name and last name) *
1.2 Email  *

If you are a registered migration agent, please provide your MARA registration number and upload the completed DIBP Form 956 as record of the applicant engaging you as an agent.

1.3 MARA
1.4 Form 956

Questions marked with * are mandatory


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