Investor Retirement Visa Subclass 405

Australia Investor Retirement Visa Subclass 405 provides an opportunity to the self-funded retirees to reside in Australia during their retirement years. This is a temporary visa program allows retirees to live and work in Australia. Retires who have no dependents (except partner), are above 55 years of age are eligible to apply for this visa.

Note: This visa is closed to new applications.

Investor Retirement Visa Subclass 405 requirements

  1. You must be 55 years of age or above.
  2. You or your partner should not have any accompanying dependent children or family members.
  3. You need to be sponsored by Australian state or territory Government (except Australian Capital Territory).
  4. You should clear all the outstanding debts to an Australian Government (if any) before filing the visa application.
  5. You should meet all the health and character requirements.
  6. You or your partner (or combined) must have done an investment of at least AUD 750,000 in the state or territory where you have been sponsored.
  7. You or your partner (or combined) must have the minimum income of AUD 650 000 per year.
  8. If you wish to reside in Regional Australia, then you must have the minimum income of AUD 50000 per year.
  9. you or your partner (or combined) should have assets of atleast of AUD 750,000. (the assets should be legally owned by you( or your partner )and should be transferable to Australia).


The Cost of subclass 405 visa: AUD 365

You may have to pay additional charges for health exam, character certificate or other important documents.

  1. Health exam- you have to submit health proof stating that you are completely fit and not a threat to the public. It lasts for twelve months.
  2. Police clearance certificate: you have to submit your past proof from the nation(s) where you have resided in from last 12 months.
  3. Other documents: If your documents are not available in the English Language then, you need to get it translate in the English language from the accessing authority.

Processing time of the visa

The 405 visa Program is currently unavailable due to fewer applications. (Last updated: 18th July 2018)


  1. You can work in Australia for at least 40 hours per fortnight on this Investor visa category.
  2. You can reside in Australia for the span of four years.
  3. Your partner (who also has the access to this visa) can accompany you in Australia.
  4. You can travel in and outside Australia till the visa is valid.

What are the conditions for the Investor Retirement Visa Australia holders?

  1. You can not work than 40 hours per fortnight during your stay in Australia.
  2.  you must be the holder of health insurance package while your stay in Australia.
  3. You must have finance nominated investment.

For availing more information about Australia Investor Retirement Visa Subclass 405, call the official helpline +91-7042 184 185/ Email your queries on  info@makevisas.com.

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