Immigration & Business Visa to The United Kingdom

Tier 1 Business Visa to The UK

Residence and Citizenship for Non-EU Citizens through Business and Investment

The immigration rules in the United Kingdom are set to attract investors, entrepreneurs and people of talent. Recent changes have further eased down the criteria for business visa for investors and entrepreneurs.

 

Read more about UK Tier 1 Entrepreneur Visa and UK Tier 1 Investor Visa. Please contact us at visa@TuneupVentures.com to receive more information about UK business visa and immigration to the UK under entrepreneur and investor class.

 

Following summary compares the type of business visa categories that can lead to UK citizenship.

 

Business Visa

Tier 1 Entrepreneur

Tier 1 Investor

Capital (GBP)
200,000
2,000,000
English Proficiency
IELTS 4 (or better)
Not required
Business Establishment
Set up a new business, or
invest in an established one
Set up a business, or
invest in government or private equity
Work Permit
Applicant has to work on his/her company;
spouse can work anywhere in the UK
Applicant and family members
can work anywhere in the UK
Commitment
Set up the company
within the first 6 month, and
have 2 full-time positions on the payroll
Set up a business, or
invest in government or private equity
within 90 days from visa
Citizenship
Can lead to ILR and then to
the UK citizenship
Can lead to ILR and then to
the UK citizenship
Fast Track to Citizenship
Can fast-track the citizenship process if
have 10 full-time employees, or
have turnover greater than 5 million pounds
See here for more details
See here for more details

 

 

Disclaimer: The above description about the UK Tier 1 Investor Visa and Tier 1 Entrepreneur Visa by no means is a legal or immigration advise. Please contact us or refer to UK Home Office site for latest updates on immigration and visa to United Kingdom.