And this is UK investor and entrepreneur visa program.
However, the only requirement for such UK immigration category is individuals ready to pour in heavy investments in the UK.
Rich foreign investor? Get a UK investor visa—So, if you happen to be a rich or a wealthy individual and are willing to invest in the UK, you are a right candidate for UK investor and entrepreneur visas. This is the latest offering by the UK government to welcome Indians considered as HNIs(high net worth individuals).
What are the benefits for immigration under UK investor visa program?—
There are several advantages of immigration to the UK under UK investor and entrepreneur visa program.
Foreigners on UK Tier 1(investor) visa category –
• Do not require any offer of job for making application under UK Tier 1 visa program; • Are allowed to live in the UK;
• Apart from themselves, they can also help bring their families in the UK by making application for settlement quite early;
• The facility of UK Business club set up by the UK government is yet another step forward to help new Indian investors get all services regarding investment under a single platform.
Eligibility criteria for UK Tier 1 investor visa program—The condition for gaining eligibility under UK Tier 1 investor visa is to make investment in the UK to the tune of £1 million in approved investment ventures in the UK.
However, a point worth notable here is that any applicant may be denied to gain UK investor visa if he or she has a poor immigration history or record in the past.
Applicants for UK investor visas are given a preference in processing by the facility of ‘jump the queue’ to rich foreign investors.
The aim of this UK immigration program is to give a boost to investment in UK businesses leading to creation of new jobs in the nation. No wonder, the UK investor and entrepreneur visa program has been attracted a great response with a record high number of applications received by the UK immigration department as of 30th June this year.