A detailed description of your management role.

Evidence that you have participated in the day-to-day management of the business for the two years immediately before you apply for this visa, which can include but is not limited to:

  • business contracts
  • business communications (letters, emails)
  • evidence of business meetings
  • independent third-party business references
  • documents demonstrating responsibility for such areas as strategic management, recruitment, price structure, business profitability, expenditure.

Your evidence must demonstrate continuous involvement in significant aspects of the day-to-day management, and in decisions affecting the overall direction and performance, of the whole or a substantial part of the business.

A one-page organisational chart for each business claimed, showing your position, staff attribution, management reporting lines and functional responsibilities over the two years before you apply. Include staff rosters (if applicable), trading hours and a description of activities and/or practices over a typical trading week.