Welcome to Plan A
Your future begins with us.
60+ Years experience
Plan A Consulting has progressively evolved to become one of Australia’s most agile and dedicated migration consultants specialising in Business and Investment Visas.
With professionalism and ethical standards at the core of our business, we have successfully assisted foreign and local individuals, families and corporate entities with their Australian migration requirements for over a decade.
Together with passion and over 60 years of collaborative industry experience, our team possess skill sets that have been developed and polished across a broad range of industries and expertise within the Australian business landscape. These range from Corporate governance, Migration law, International Entrepreneurship, Manufacturing, Marketing, Real Estate and Property Development, Banking & Finance and Hospitality.
Australian cities are regularly voted amongst the worlds’ most liveable- Melbourne and Sydney are frequently listed within the top 10.
Australia is a vibrant country full of opportunities for business and investment. Coupled with these opportunities are varied and exciting activities for families and some of the best educational institutions in the world for aspiring students.
Plan A Consulting is positioned to provide a full suite of professional services to our business migrant clients and their families. Working closely with us not only keeps us involved across all aspects which encompass a visa application itself- but we walk with you to help navigate the various complexities along the way.
We take a holistic approach and understand that astute commercial advice for all business and investment in a foreign country also carries numerous other critical factors that require care and support. This streamlined approach ensures dependable risk management and compliance during the whole process.
"Our mission is simple- make your life easy. We are committed to providing a seamless end to end service"
– Managing Director
For successful business owners, investors and senior executives who wish to settle in Australia, the Australian Business Visa Program is an encouraging pathway towards conducting business opportunities in Australia with permanent residency in mind.
Under Australian Immigration law, applicants who enter Australia under this first stream will be required to undergo a 2-stage progression for permanent residence. This process involves holding a Business Skills Provisional visa for a period of 4 years while continuing to satisfy the requirements before an application for Business Skills Residence Visa (permanent) can be made. This visa is only available to applicants who are sponsored by an Australian State or Territory government.
188A- Business Innovation Streams
The Australian Business Innovation Stream is a temporary business skills provisional visa that allows successful business people to own a new or existing business in Australia. The Australian Business Innovation Stream visa is valid for four (4) years and visa holders may be eligible to apply for permanent residence after meeting the obligations of their provisional visa for at least two (2) years.
188B & 188C- Business Investor Streams
The Australian Business Investor Stream is a temporary business skills provisional visa that allows successful business people to invest in a new or existing business in Australia. The Australian Business Investor Stream is valid for four (4) years and successful applicants may be eligible to apply for permanent residency in Australia after meeting the obligations of their visa.
Direct Permanent Residence
Permanent Resident Business Visas – Australian PR by investment. This second stream of direct permanent residence is only available to applicants who are sponsored by an Australian State or Territory government. This category of visa is referred to as the Business Talent Visa.
132A- Business Talent Streams
The Australian Business Talent visa is a permanent business skills visa that allows the highest calibre of business owners to contribute to the success of a new or existing Australian business. This visa requires State or Territory government sponsorship.