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IMMI 16/074 Specifications as made
This instrument specifies entities from which applicants may receive funding as part of their complying entrepreneurial activity.
Administered by: Home Affairs
Made 07 Sep 2016
Registered 09 Sep 2016
Tabled HR 13 Sep 2016
Tabled Senate 13 Sep 2016

Commonwealth of Australia

Migration Regulations 1994



(Paragraph 5.19E(6)(b))

I, PETER DUTTON, Minister for Immigration and Border Protection, acting under
paragraph 5.19E(6)(b) of the Migration Regulations 1994 (the Regulations):

1.             SPECIFY for the purposes of paragraph 5.19E(5)(b) of the Regulations the following entities:

a)             all agencies of the Commonwealth, a State or a Territory;

b)             bodies that undertake publicly funded research or innovation initiatives and are established under a law of the Commonwealth, a State or a Territory;

c)             investors registered or conditionally registered as venture capital limited partnerships or early stage venture capital limited partnerships under Part 2 of the Venture Capital Act 2002 as in force from time to time; and

d)            higher education providers listed from time to time under Part 2-1 of the Higher Education Support Act 2003 as:

                                                           (i)      Table A providers; and

                                                         (ii)      Table B providers;

unless the body ceases to be a higher education provider because of
subsection 16-5(3) of the Higher Education Support Act 2003 as in force from time to time.


This Instrument, Specification of Entities, IMMI 16/074, commences immediately after the Migration Amendment (Entrepreneur Visas and Other Measures) Regulation 2016 commences.

Dated: 7 September 2016

Peter Dutton


Minister for Immigration and Border Protection