You can start your business in UK with on GBP $200,000 and get PR


  • Application is simple and quick, only 3-4 months or so can be approved
  • Low asset requirements
  • No business background, management experience requirements
  • “Global Pass” – UK passport can be obtained in many countries around the world free of charge


  • You want to set up or run a business in the UK
  • You’re from outside the European Economic Area (EEA) and Switzerland.
  • You meet the other eligibility requirements
  • You are able to make a qualified investment of GBP $200,000
Your funds must be:
  • Held in 1 or more regulated financial institutions
  • Free to spend (‘disposable’) on business in the UK
  • There are different eligibility requirements depending on whether you have access to GBP $200,000.
You must also:
  • Meet the English language requirement IELTS 4.0 in all bands
  • Be able to support yourself during your stay
  • Score 95 points – check your points score
  • Be at least 16 years old

Processing time

Around 4 to 6months

Application Process



You can:
  • Set up or take over the running of 1 business or more
  • Bring family members with you
You can’t:
  • Do any work outside your business
  • Get public funds

Other Options

  1. You can form an ‘entrepreneurial team’ with one other Tier 1 (Entrepreneur) applicant and share the same investment funds.
  2. You and your team member must meet all the application requirements.
  3. Not use the same funds on another application with a different entrepreneurial team
  4. Provide all the documents needed for evidence of the funds with your own applications