To conduct business in Australia on a short term basis (up to 3 months) there are a few types of Visas you can apply for.
- eVisitors (Subclass 651): This electronically stored authority (equivalent to a visa) is available to passport holders from the European Union and a number of other European Countries. It is a short term authority suitable for business and recreational visits up to 3 months and is valid for 1 year for multiple entries. An eVisitor can be applied for online and attracts no fee.See https://www.homeaffairs.gov.au/trav/visa-1/651-
- Business (Short Stay) Visa (Subclass 400): This visa is suitable for short term business trips to Australia.https://www.homeaffairs.gov.au/trav/visa-1/400-
- APEC Business Travel Card: The APEC Business Travel Card (ABTC) is part of an initiative to assist frequent travellers and business owners within the Asia Pacific Region. Valid for multiple entries over a 3 year period, it allows business travellers to stay in APEC countries for up to 2 or 3 months at a time.https://www.homeaffairs.gov.au/busi/trav/apec
For more details on the ABTC and participating APEC economies go to: www.border.gov.au
Business Development –Provisional
If you wish to set up a business in Australia, manage a new or established business or invest in an Australian business, there are temporary visas available. These visas are the first step towards being granted a permanent visa. You are not allowed to operate or manage a business in Australia until you have an appropriate visa approved.. See https://www.business.gov.au/info/plan-and-start/start-your-business/coming-to-australia-to-start-a-business
- Investor Retirement Visa (Subclass 405): This visa is for people over 55 years old, who are self-funded. For further information go to www.border.gov.au