If you are wanting to apply to enter the UK under the Tier 1 entrepreneur visa then you will need to satisfy Home Office officials that you are genuinely an entrepreneur. Due to the nature of the visa scheme, it is one of the most refused applications in existence. But if you are a genuine entrepreneur you have little to fear; as long as you can provide documentary evidence to support your claim, you should stand a very strong chance of success.
The list of documents required are:
As long as this documentary evidence is provided, you should have satisfied at least the documentary requirement of the genuine entrepreneur test. This isn’t the only part of the genuine entrepreneur test but is one of the more important aspects. This documentary evidence is vital so that you can prove that you have done all of your due diligence in preparing for success in your business.
The genuine entrepreneur test is designed to ensure that the applicant is genuine and that they have a reasonable chance of success. This is likely to include interviews. The interview will be designed to ensure that the applicant has a very strong understanding of the market that they are entering and that they can run a successful business within the industry.
The interview and application are not designed to catch you out, they are designed to ensure that the most appropriate applicants make it to the UK to run their businesses. The UK has a long list of people trying to enter and it is down to these Home Office officials to ensure that only the most likely to succeed get in. So please don’t be scared, it is just a formality, but you will need to have a very strong market knowledge and the documentary evidence to prove it. With our services, you can get prepared by specialists who will make sure that you have everything you need to succeed in your application.
If you need help with your application get in touch; our specialist immigration lawyers have extensive experience in helping entrepreneurs apply for the tier 1 entrepreneur visa and supporting them through the application stage. So get in touch today and see how we can help with your application. Our specialists are ready and waiting to help you in any of your visa queries.