Tier 1 Entrepreneur
The Tier 1 Entrepreneur Migrant entry clearance route is suitable for individuals who are looking to set up a business or take oven an existing business. Entry clearance under this route requires:
- A minimum investment amount;
- The applicant meeting English language requirements; and
- The applicant having sufficient funds to maintain him or herself.
Entrepreneurs with business plans who are already being considered for funding by a UK recognised financial body, entrepreneurial seed funding competition or Government department may also consider prospective entrepreneurs. In some cases, an ongoing discussion with a UK recognized financial institution or venture capitalists may also serve as a catalyst to necessitate an application under this route.
You can apply under this route if you are setting up business as:
- a sole trader,
- a partnership, or
- a company registered in the UK.
If you are seeking entry clearance under this route, give us a call to see how we could help you. Remedy Solicitors is a specialist employment law and business immigration legal practice. As well as providing services relating to entry clearance and work visa applications, we are specialists in employment law and can advise you on your employment contract and workplace issues generally.