Start-up Visa: This two-years visa is for the new entrepreneurs who seek to establish a business in the UK for the first time. The applicants must have an innovative, viable and scalable business idea. Innovator Visa: This three-years visa is for the experienced entrepreneurs who establish a new or current innovative business in the UK.
As the sole representative of an overseas business planning to set up a subsidiary in the UK, as a full-time senior position to operate its UK branch. The applicant will be granted permanent residence after 5 years, and apply for UK citizens after living for another year.