Australia & South Africa

Provisional Visas

Provisional Visa is a category of visas that once granted one may apply for a permanent visa, after meeting the visa conditions.

Examples: The sc 188c The Business and Innovation – Significant Investment Visa to the > sc 888 – The Business and Innovation (permanent) visa.

The same is for the NEW provisional regional visas sc 491 and sc 494 to > Permanent sc191.

The difference with this category of visas is that they are set up as pathway to permanent residency.

A temporary visa, the objective is when the visa expires the holder will return to their country of origin