AVCAL Focus on SIV (Significant Investor Visa) - Education Program

22nd Feb 16

Time: 1:40 PM -6:00 PM

Venue: NSW Department of Industry, Level 47, Parkes Room, MLC Centre, 19 Martin Place, Sydney NSW 2000

Payment Terms:

This is a credit card only registration process. You must have a valid credit card to proceed. We accept Diners, Amex, Mastercard and Visa. A credit card surcharge will apply.

Cost: Members $418, Non-Members $495 (Including GST)


Registrations Open: 19th Jan 16

Registrations Close: 23rd Feb 16

Places Available: 24


Proudly hosted by:


AVCAL Focus on SIV (Significant Investor Visa) - Education Program

13.40pm Registrations open
14.00pm Welcome note by NSW Department of Industry
14.10pm Introductory remarks and background (AVCAL) Session 1
  • What is the current SIV program? (Austrade)
  • Requirements to invest into Venture Capital (Austrade)
  • What do the recent changes announced mean for potential SIV applicants (Austrade)

Session 2

14.35pm What are the benefits of investing in venture capital and private equity in Australia (AVCAL) Session 3
  • How do venture capital and private equity markets work? (VC & PE Fund manager)
  • How do we expect that new capital will be managed and invested? (VC & PE Fund manager)
Session 4
  • Fundamentals of ESVCLP & VCLP
  • How to apply for a ESVCLP & VCLP
Session 5
16.30pm What are some of the top level issues from those already investing with SIVs and questions to the program speakers (Panel discussion with speakers and Q&A from audience) Session 6
17.00pm Networking session Session 7
18.00pm Close

Target audience:

Key to the event will be a focus on venture capital and early stage private equity, the benefits of investing, how the industry typically operates and how we expect this new source of capital will be managed and invested

Who should attend? Fund Managers, accounting, law firms, fund services and migration service principals or any principal needing to understand more about the current programme and understand the impacts of recent changes. It will also be a unique opportunity to learn more about how the venture capital and private equity industry operates

Limited numbers


These focus programs are designed to hone skills for existing industry participants. The courses are typically 2-3 hours in duration and focus on a specific topic.

No events are currently active in this category.