Qualifying Investments for the Tier 1 (Entrepreneur) Visa

The Tier 1 (Entrepreneur) Visa requires a minimum investment of £200,000 either to set up or take over an existing UK business.

What you can do

  • Invest in a start-up or existing UK business
  • Provide a Business Plan for existing or new business (with our expert guidance)
  • Work for your business
  • Bring family members with you
  • Have appropriate maintenance funds in addition to the investment

What you can’t do

  • Work outside of your business
  • Obtain public funds

You are required to

  • Meet the English language requirement
  • Support yourself and your family during your stay
  • Score 95 points on the point based system which is calculated as follows:
  • Access to £200,000 or more of investible funds: 25 points
    Funds held in a regulated financial institution: 25 points
    Funds disposable in the UK: 25 points
    Meeting the English Language requirement: 10 points
    Maintenance funds: 10 points

A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step”

Lao Tzu

At Agency Investments we understand the complexities of re-location and investment into the UK, we also understand the short-term and long-term-benefits.
We always aim to give our clients the highest quality advice and assistance possible.

Your first step – LET’S TALK