As immigration solicitors specialising in immigration law we can provide an efficient and effective service for those wishing to come to or remain in the UK as Investors or Entrepreneurs.
The rules that permit these opportunities for high net worth individuals is found under Tier 1 of the Points Based Scheme. Those who are internationally recognised in their filed of expertise can apply to enter or remain in the UK under the ‘Exceptional Talent’ criteria if your application is supported by either The Royal Society, Arts Council England, the Royal Academy of Engineering or the British Academy.
Entrepreneurs can apply to enter or remain in the UK in order to set up or take control of a business with a sum of £200,000 available in the UK. This figure is reduced to £50,000 if provided by a Financial Services Authority regulated venture capitalist firm.
There are also possibilities under Tier 1 of the Points Based Scheme for Graduate Entrepreneurs who have graduated in the UK on Tier 4 visas and wish to remain in the UK to set up in business.
Investors applying to enter or remain in the UK must evidence the ability to invest £1,000,000 in the UK that are under full and personal control.
If you would like to instruct one of our experienced immigration solicitors, then please contact us at this link to arrange a consultation.