United Kingdom, 7th September: Do you know that UK Tier 1 Entrepreneur visa rules have become tougher now?
Yes, that’s true. The UK government has recently introduced tougher measurements for UK Tier 1 Entrepreneur visas.
Tougher UK Tier 1 Entrepreneur visa rules announced—The UK Tier 1 Entrepreneur visa rules have become tougher now. So, now you will have to convince the UK immigration officials about fulfilling the investment requirements and also make sure you are genuinely going to start up a business in the UK.
<blockquote> The UK government has toughened the UK Tier 1 Entrepreneur Visa requirements for all aspirants wanting to come to the UK and set up business here. </blockquote>
UK Business plan compulsory for all UK Tier 1 Entrepreneur Visa applicants—All applicants for UK Tier 1 Entrepreneur visas will have to present the business plan. This has been already made mandatory by the UK Home Office in April this year.
Moreover, UK Tier 1 Entrepreneur visa applicants shall also have to show proof of the source of funds to the UK immigration officials. Aim of such requirements is, undoubtedly, to curb fraudulent applicants.
Tougher UK Tier 1 Entrepreneur visa rules have been introduced by the UK government in a bid to cut down the growing levels of UK immigration.
Genuine Entrepreneur Test—UK ‘s Genuine Entrepreneur Test is the requirement for UK Tier 1 Entrepreneur Visa applicants. It may be notable that a large number of applicants for UK Tier 1 Entrepreneur visa are rejected due to not being able to clear the Genuine Entrepreneur Test.
Applicants have to convince the UK immigration officers that they will genuinely start up a business after coming to the UK.
New UK Tier 1 Entrepreneur Visa category criticized—New UK Tier 1 Entrepreneur Visa category is being lashed out with severe criticism from far and wide. It is being stated that the UK immigration officials are found to be refusing applications unnecessarily and unfairly.
That’s because UK immigration officials’ only priority seems to be reducing UK immigration levels in the nation. There has been a spike in the refusal rate for UK Tier 1 Entrepreneur visa applicants. No wonder, many genuine UK Tier 1 Entrepreneur visa applications are also getting rejected.
This is wholly unfair for the UK Tier 1 Entrepreneur Visa applicants.
UK Tier 1 Entrepreneur Visa—UK Tier 1 Entrepreneur visa is meant for foreign business people hailing from non-EU nations wishing to make investments in the UK. They need to invest £200,000 in the UK business.
The validity duration of UK Tier 1 Entrepreneur visa is three years and four months for the applicant, his spouse and children aged below 18 years.