Tier 1 Investor Visa
Applicant’s for an Investor Visa must first have access to at least £2 million. This is an option for investors looking for residency in the UK via visa. This involves a £2 million investment and grants the investor and their immediate family temporary residency in the UK. This residency is for three years and four months, with the option to apply for an extension for another two years. After 5 years, investors can seek for indefinite right to remain, and after 6 years, settlement. There is no direct citizenship by investment programme in the United Kingdom.
What Can We do to Help?
This visa attracts individuals with high net worth funds who want to engage with the UK government. Whether it’s through bonds, shares and/or trading companies within the UK should apply after showing their ability to provide the following:
From legal considerations to vast investment opportunity proposals with a variety of investment risks, B&F will support you on your Investor Tier 1 journey. This path is open to people of all nationalities and has no maximum age.
The Investment Account
The second condition of the visa is that you must have opened a UK investment account with a bank or investment firm authorised by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA). Before you apply, the account must be registered, and the bank or investment firm must acknowledge in writing that they have done so after doing accurate and relevant background checks as required by their FCA rule.
How to Apply for the Investor Visa
When applying, you must include the necessary papers to back up your claim. Failure to do so could lead to your application being rejected right away, wasting valuable time. B&F will accompany you and make sure you have all necessary documents. UK Visas and Immigration (UKVI) may contact you to request your identification features once your application has been submitted. This can be accomplished at a Visa Application Centre in your country. The result will be with you in about three weeks.
This is the time to review all the documents and evidence you've collected to support your application. If any documents are missing, our team will notify you. If you are unable to get certain important documentation, we will advise you on alternative methods of demonstrating that you fit the visa regulations' requirements.
At B&F we provide a variety of services that will enable to the best outcome for your investment strategy. B&F will assist you every stage of your Investor Tier 1 journey, from legal considerations to comprehensive investment opportunity recommendations with a variety of risks. We are here for your development, we commit our vast experiences to make your journey that much easier in this ever-changing market. Start your application today by calling 02036376137 or emailing email@example.com
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We ensure we follow any official governmental guidance on the supporting documents for the investor/ business/tier 1 visas. For many years we have helped hundreds of entrepreneurs with the previous in place Tier 1 (Entrepreneur) Visa, and currently actively work on Sole Representative, Innovator, Startu-up and Investor business plans.
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