Business and Skilled Migration Queensland

The Business & Skilled Migration Queensland (BSMQ) nomination program is now open from Tuesday, 29 September 2020 until Monday, 5 October 2020.

Please note that only decision-ready applicants in a COVID-19 priority area and onshore applicants in Queensland will be considered.

Nomination guidelines

Business Program

Qualifications to be nominated:

  • High-quality applications related to COVID-19 economic recovery

  • Product investment and job creation businesses

  • Businesses with regional investment focus within the business program

Priority processing for

Subclass 132 – Significant Business History stream

Subclass 188 – Business Innovation Stream

Subclass 188 – Significant Investor stream

Subclass 188 -- Entrepreneur Stream

Skilled Program

- BSMQ will only nominate applicants critical to the effort in response to COVID-19 pandemics, such as:

Medical services

- Maintaining the supply of essential goods and services

Delivering services in sectors critical to Australia’s economic recovery

Priority processing for

Subclass 491 -- Small business owners pathway application

Subclass 190 who have worked in the nominated occupation in Queensland for at least 6 months and have a job offer for 12 months

Subclass 491 – who have worked in their nominated occupation in the regional area of Queensland for at least 3 months and have a job offer for 12 months

Queensland Skilled Occupation List


Book a Consultation with us to know more about your MIgration pathway and Regional Migration options:


343 Little Collins Street 

Melbourne VIC 3000

Level 7, Suite 715 - 716


Office Hours : 9 am - 6 pm Mon - Fri.

Closed on public holidays

0405 455 972

0474 723 320

0403 534 902


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