Guidance

Guidance on application for UK visa as Tier 1 (Entrepreneur)

Guidance to apply to come to the UK as a Tier 1 (Entrepreneur) or to extend your stay.

Documents

Tier 1 (Entrepreneur) of the points based system: policy guidance

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This guidance will help you apply for a Tier 1 (Entrepreneur) visa or extend your stay in the UK.

Published 11 February 2014
Last updated 6 July 2018 + show all updates
  1. Guidance updated.
  2. Updated accountancy body list and revised guidance about money already invested in a business.
  3. Updated guidance.
  4. Updated policy guidance for use on or after 6 April 2017.
  5. Updated guidance for use on or after 24 November.
  6. Updated guidance for use on or after 6 April.
  7. Updated guidance for use on or after 19 November 2015.
  8. Updated guidance for use on or after 1 September.
  9. Updated guidance for Tier 1 (Entrepreneur) visa application.
  10. New version published for use on and after 6 April 2015.
  11. New version published for use on or after 02 March 2015.
  12. New version published for use on or after 6 November 2014.
  13. A new version of this guidance has been published for use on or after 1 August 2014.
  14. Updated guidance.
  15. Updated document for use on or after 1July 2014
  16. A new version of this guidance has been published for use on or after 6 April 2014.
  17. First published.