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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
Registered 09 Sep 2016
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR13-Sep-2016
Tabled Senate13-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