Who is suitable for the Tier 1 (Entrepreneur) Visa?
This visa is suitable for an entrepreneur who is looking to invest money in the UK to set up a business, or take over the running of one or more businesses in the UK. £200,000 is required.
Processing Time: Within 3 weeks. The earliest you can apply is 3 months before you travel.
Length of Stay: Up to 3 years and 4 months. Extension available. The second extension : The Tier 1 Entrepreneur Visa can be extended for a further 2 years with a view to getting permanent residence awarded to you, known as Indefinite Leave to Remain (ILR), after accumulating 5 years in the UK