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Investment Immigration to United Kingdom | JiaYu

Country profile

United Kingdom is located in the British Isles of Western Europe and is known as the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland. 410,000 square kilometers. The population has 58.84 million people, mainly English, the rest are Welsh, Scottish, Irish and so on. The population religion leans more towards Christian. The official language is English. The currency is the pound sterling. London, is the capital city.

Investment Immigration

Investor visa applicants are required to open an investment bank account approved by the Financial Conduct Authority and invest not less than 2 million pounds (about HK$19.62 million) in UK government bonds, UK corporate bonds or stocks before applying for permanent residency after five years. If you invest 5 million pounds (about HK$49.06 million), you can apply for permanent residence after three years, and if you invest 10 million pounds (about HK$98.12 million), you can apply for permanent residence after two years.

Requirements:
• From outside the European Economic Area (EEA) and Switzerland
• Must be at least 18 years of age, accompanied by a spouse and children under 18 years of age
• Invest at least 2 million pounds in UK government bonds, corporate bonds or stocks
• Cannot leave the UK more than 180 days a year
• Must be certified to be able to invest 2 million pounds or more in the UK and be held overseas or in the UK at the time of application

The Innovator Visa category applies to more experienced business people seeking to establish a business in the UK. Applicants will have an innovative, viable and scalable business philosophy supported by accredited institutions. With some exceptions, applicants will have funds to invest in their business. After 3 years of residence in the UK, this type of visa may allow the opportunity to settle.

Requirements:
• The main applicant is over 18 years of age and may bring a spouse and children under the age of 18
• CEFR B2 Language Competence (IELTS 5.5 points English-speaking country undergraduate degree exemption)
• Life margin: Personal bank account for 90 days
  Main applicant: 945 pounds plus each individual: 630 pounds
• Investment: 50,000 - 200,000 pounds (90 days of proof)
• Start-up requirements: Provide a letter of guarantee (approved by an authorized institution)