Entry Clearance As Tier 1 Investor
The Tier 1 Investor application is for those individuals who are seeking opportunities for noticeable financial investment within the United Kingdom.
You will not have to show a particular job to make yourself eligible to apply for the category. You should have the capability of investing at least £2,000,000 in the UK. The Home Office will review if you have the ability for substantial investment in the country.
In this category, the applicant will not have to be worried about meeting English language test, which is important for individuals applied through other categories. In this category, the applicant can do jobs in the UK if he/she wants, but he/ she will not be forced to work.
In this category, there will be no need for the applicant to achieve the separate fund requirements for maintenance required for applicants applying through other categories with the point-based system. Since applicants in this category will meet main requirements and show their capability of bearing their expenses in the UK without other’s help, they will not have to meet any requirement for the maintenance fund.
In addition, the applicant will be able to remain in the UK, when his or her earlier permission to remain in the country was given for different category instead of the Tier 1 Investor.
Attributes (pass mark = 75 points) Points
A) The applicant should have money at a regulated and recognized financial organization and under his or her control. The fund should be disposable in the UK and it should not be less than £2,000,000; or B) a) an applicant has assets or properties worth of more than £ 2,000,000 and the assets should be open for taking any liabilities, and b) The applicant owns fund at a regulated and recognized financial institution. The fund should be under his or her control and disposable at the UK amounting more than £x million that has been credited as a loan by the UK-based financial organization. A way of Administrative Request challenges the refusal of entry clearance application of Tier 1 Investors before the Entry Clearance Manager (ECM). If the ECM maintains the refusal, the method of Judicial Review will challenge the application in the High Court. Once the application is cleared, the applicant will be able to enjoy leave to stay in the UK for 3 years and 4 months.
Why Should You Come to the Sindhu Immigration Services Limited For Entry Clearance of Tier 1 Investors?
Sindhu Immigration Services works with experienced immigration solicitors, who have gained expertise in the task of getting entry clearance application for Tier 1 Investor Visa. Our clients’ reviews are self-evident of the quality of our service offered by our immigration solicitors. If you are searching for Tier 1 Investor entry clearance, come to us, as our immigration lawyers are always ready to help you in the process. Our professional solicitors are known for providing fast, reliable, friendly and professional service.
While representing you for your Tier 1 entry clearance, our immigration lawyers will carry out the immigration casework that will include the following:
Our lawyers will hear your story and accumulate detailed instruction from you. They will let you learn about the immigration laws of the UK and the procedures followed by the Home Office, in clearing the Tier 1 Investor Visa for the UK.
In order to make the process easy and convenient for you, our immigration lawyers will discuss the entire process for you and let you know the strengths and weaknesses of your case.
Our lawyers will make you understand about the documentary evidence that will be needed to submit the application for the Tier 1 Investor visa. Our solicitors will allow you to provide contents of the documentary evidence that will be required to submit the application. Our lawyers will furnish the relevant immigration form and hold a discussion about this with you.
Our lawyers will arrange a cover letter to represent your case and support the application before the authority.
The immigration lawyers will protect your interest while representing your case before the Home Office and inform you about the progress of your case. You will not have to be worried about the follow-up process, as our immigration lawyers will do all your work until a decision on your application has been taken by the Home Office.
Our professional solicitors will make you understand about the interference of the decision taken in your case by the Home Office.
What We Charge for Clearance of the Tier 1 Investor Application
The fee for our services for your clearance application is from £1200 +VAT. However, the charges will be based on the intensity and the intricacy of the case.
In addition, if you are not capable to pay the fee for some reasons while discussing the matter with us, you will be allowed to pay at least half of the amount. You can pay the remaining charges by easy monthly instalment.
Our fee that you have agreed to pay will cover all the services until the Home Office takes any decision in your case. However, here you should know that our fees will not cover the charges of disbursement such as Home Office fee, translation of documents etc acquired by the company for your case.
Moving Into Tier 1 Investor Category
The Tier 1 Investor Category is for those individuals, who can make a noticeable investment in the United Kingdom. You will not have to show any job offers to enjoy the provisions of this segment of visa application. The Home Office will consider your application if you are capable of investing at least £ 2,000,000 in the UK.
In this category, there will be no need to achieve the English language requirement required by applicants of other categories. The applicants of Tier 1 Investor category will be allowed to do jobs in the UK if they want. However, there will be no need to work for them.
The applicant will not have to be worried about the maintenance fund highly required for other applicants. Since the applicants of Tier 1 visa category have already met the attributes and demonstrate their capability of bearing their own expenses while staying in the UK, they will not have to show the maintenance fund.
Points available to the applicants of Tier 1 Investor category have been shown in the table below.
The below-mentioned points table is applicable to the applicants seeking:
Clearance for those who have not enjoyed leave within the last 12 months in this category; and seeking leave to stay in the UK when they had enjoyed permission to remain the UK under different or Tier 1 Investor application category.
Attributes (pass mark = 75 points) Points
A) The applicant owns enough money at a regulated and recognized financial institution. The fund should be in applicant’s control and disposable in the UK. The fund should not be less than £x million; or
B) a) The applicant has assets worth of more than £x million, and
b) The applicant owns adequate money disposable in the UK and worth of more than £x million. The fund should have credited to the applicant by the recognized financial organization.
A way of an appeal will challenge the refusal of an application submitted to turn into the Tier 1 Investor category before the First Tier Tribunal. If the authority grants the application, the applicant will be able to stay in the UK for 3 more years.
Switch Into Tier 1 Investor Category
Applicants can move from one category to another while staying in the UK on immigration visa. Here is the list of applicants who can switch from one category to another as:
- A Tier 1 General Migrant
- A Tier 1 Entrepreneur migrant
- A Tier 1 Post-Study Work migrant
- A highly skilled migrant
- A businessman
- A student
- A researcher
- A nurse
- A student writing up a thesis
- A student re-sitting an examination
- A composer, writer or artist
- A work permit holder
- A Tier 2 Migrant
- An investor or
- A Tier 4 Migrant
Why Should You Come to Sindhu Migration Services Limited to Move Into the Tier 1 Investor Visa?
Our immigration solicitors have gained experience in helping applicants moving into Tier 1 Investor Visa. The independent review of our clients signifies the quality of our services provided by our professional immigration solicitors. If you are planning to turn your existing visa plan into the Tier 1 Investor visa application or seeking legal assistance, our professional lawyers will be there to help you. Our solicitors are widely known for providing fast, reliable and friendly immigration services.
While representing your Tier 1 Investor application, our experienced immigration solicitors will do all your immigration casework. While working on your case, our immigration lawyers will listen to all your instructions carefully, before making you understand the immigration laws and procedures followed by the Home Office.
Our efficient lawyers will hold a discussion about your case with you. After which, they will stress the strengths and weaknesses of your case.
Our solicitors will explain what the documentary evidence is all about and tell you why it is required to support your Tier 1 Investor Application.
Our immigration lawyers will suggest you give priority to the content of the documentary evidence needed to be submitted. The content will be required to support your Tier 1 Investor visa application.
Our skilled solicitors will furnish the immigration form and explain the whole issue to you.
Our lawyers will prepare the cover letter for you that will help them to represent and support your Tier 1 Investor application.
Our lawyers are known for having good relation with the Home Office, the authority to take a final decision in your case.
Our solicitors know how to protect your interests following its submission at the Home office. They will keep you informed about the development of your case.
In addition, our solicitors will execute all the follow-up tasks efficiently until the Home Office reaches the final decision on your case.
Our immigration lawyers will make you understand the implications of the decisions taken by the Home Office.
What We Charge for the Application of Moving Into the Tier 1 Investor Visa
Our fee for such application is from £1200 + VAT. We charge a nominal fee for providing all legal help for the application of moving into the Tier 1 Investor visa. However, the amount of the charged fee will be based on the intensity and complexity of the case and the casework.
If you do not wish to pay the full amount of our fee at a time, you can pay at least half of the fee while instructing the matter to us. In addition to that, you can pay the rest of the amount through easy monthly instalment.
The fee you will be agreed to pay us will cover all the tasks until the Home Office takes any decision on the case. However, here you should know that our fee will not cover any expenses related to the disbursements that will incur by us on your behalf.
Tier 1 Investor Visa Extension
You will have to extend your leave to remain the holder of Tier 1 Investor Migrants in the UK. However, in order to obtain an extension, you will have to earn enough points and submit relevant evidence whenever required.
Applicants seeking an extension of the permission to remain in the UK will have to procure points. The point structure available for the applicants is shown below. The structure applies to:
The applicants who enjoy the permission of staying in the UK under the Tier 1 Investor or the category of former Investor.
The applicants who have enjoyed leave under this category within the past 12 months and preceded the application.
Attributes (pass mark = 75 points) Points
The money of the applicant is now under his own control and the amount of money will not be less than £2,000,000.
The applicant has asset or property worth of £ x million with his or her own liabilities.
The money owned by the applicant should have to be under his own control. The fund should be disposable in the UK and it should not be less than £ x million. The fund will be credited as a loan to the applicant by a recognized financial organization.
The applicant will have to make sure that he or she has not invested at least £ xxx million or more from his or her own fund in the UK. The fund should be invested by the way of share capital or loan capital, government bonds in active and tradition UK-based companies instead of those companies engaged in activities like property investment.
The applicant should have invested the remaining balance of £2,000,000 in purchasing properties by maintaining the deposited fund in a recognized financial organization.
The above-mentioned investment should have made within 3 months of the particular date.
This will be either;
The entry date of the UK, in case of an applicant, is allowed to enjoy the Tier 1 Investor visa, where the evidence has been shown to establish the entry date of the applicant to the UK; or
The entry clearance date the applicant, where the applicant was granted the entry clearance for the Tier 1 Investor visa without any evidence to set the date of entry to the UK; or
The date, when the applicant was granted the leave to stay in the UK with the Tier 1 Investor visa. The methods will be applicable for those whose application was granted lately, entry clearance for the applicants, leave to remain in the UK or leave to enter the country as an investor.
The application of extension for the visa of Tier Investor Migrant will be challenged by a kind of application at the First Tier Tribunal within even 10 working days from the date of refusal letter. Once the process of application has successfully done, the applicant will be allowed to stay in the UK for 2 more years with Tier 1 Investor Migrant visa.
Why Should You Ask Sindhu Immigrant Services for Help?
Highly experienced immigration solicitors employed by the Sindhu Immigration services are experts in executing all the tasks required in the process of Tier 1 Investor visa extension. The self-evident quality of our services can be accessed from our client’s reviews. If you are sensing the need for assistance of immigrant solicitors to apply for Tier 1 Investor visa extension, you should immediately contact us. Our professional immigrant lawyers will provide you quick, honest, reliable and friendly immigration services.
Once our team of experienced immigration solicitors has been assigned with the task related to the Tier 1 Investor visa, they will execute the following tasks of immigration casework.
Our lawyers will listen to your case in details before making you understand about the UK’s immigration laws followed by the Home Office.
Our solicitors will discuss your case with you in details and explain the strengths and weaknesses of your case.
Our immigration lawyers will make you understand what the documentary evidence is and why it is needed to support your case before the Home office.
They will give prior to the contents of the documentary evidence required to be submitted for the support of you Tier 1 Investor visa extension application.
Our lawyers will furnish the visa immigration form for you and hold a discussion about the process with you.
Our immigration lawyers know how to arrange a covering letter to represent your case and support your visa extension application.
Our immigration lawyers will not only help you in the process of visa extension, they will also protect your interests. They will give priority to your interests and keep you informed about the process of your case.
Our lawyers will take care of all follow-up works until the Home Office does not take the final decision on the matter.
They will make you understand the process and explain the implications of the authorities in your case.
What do We charge for Tier 1 Visa Extension Application?
Our fee for the Tier 1 visa extension application is £1200 + VAT. We ask our clients to pay a nominal fee for the application for the extension of stay in the United Kingdom. The amount of the fee you have agreed to pay will depend on the intensity and the intricacy of your case and the casework.
In case, you are not willing to pay our fee in full, during the time of introduction of the application, you will have the opportunity of paying the amount in half. In addition, you can pay off the remaining balance in easy monthly instalments.
Our charges you have agreed to pay will cover all the relevant tasks until the authorized department does not take any final decision on the matter. However, here you should note that our charges will not cover the expense of any disbursements such as Home Office fee, translation of documents etc.
ILR As Tier 1 Investor
Tier 1 Investor Migrants are eligible for enjoying the provision of accelerated settlement. The Immigration Rules say that the Tier 1 Investor Migrants are entitled to enjoy the leave to stay after a 2, 3 or 5 year period. However, an applicant who did not meet the requirements for settlement, a period of leave will be 5 years. In addition, applicants in this category are eligible to submit an application to enjoy further leave before the end of the initial period of leave to remain or enter the United Kingdom.
However, the requirements of enjoying a leave to enter or remain in the UK as a bearer of Tier 1 Investor visa vary on the basis of whether the applicant has already spent the period of leave in the UK as:
- Completely as a Tier 1 Investor
- In the former Investor category
Why Should You Choose the Sindhu Immigration Service Provider?
Our immigration lawyers are experts in preparing an application for indefinite leave or to remain as the ILR Tier 1 Investor migrant in the UK. The review written by our clients will tell our story of accomplishment. If you are looking for a migration solicitor to short out any visa related issues, you should contact us immediately. Sindhu Immigration Services will provide you quick, reliable, trusty and professional services.
Once you assign the task of preparing an application for Indefinite Leave to Remain (ILR) as the holder of Tier 1 visa, we will solve out the following casework on your behalf.
- Before advising you on your case, our immigration lawyers will hear your story in details. Following which they will make you understand the difficulties of immigration laws followed by the Home Office.
- Our experts will hold a meeting with you and discuss your case thoroughly. After which they will stress the strengths and weaknesses of your case for the Indefinite Leave to Remain (ILR) as Tier 1 Investor in the UK.
- They will hold a discussion on the documentary evidence required to submit in support of your application;
- Our solicitors will consider and allow contents of the documentary evidence and will discuss the issue with you thoroughly.
- Our lawyers are experts in furnishing the immigration form and explain its relevance to you.
- Our lawyers also know how to prepare an efficient covering letter to represent and support the application
- Our professional lawyers enjoy a good relationship with the authorized department that will take a decision on your proposal.
- Our lawyers will protect your interests while preparing your application to submit it to the Home Office. They will also keep you informed about the progress of your case
- Our immigration lawyers will take care of all follow-up works until the Home Office does not take any decision. They will also make you understood of the implication of the Home Office on your case
What Do We charge for the ILR Application As A Tier 1 Investor?
- Our fee for our ILR application service is £1500+ VAT. However, the amount of the charged fee will depend on the density and complexity of the case.
- If you do not wish to pay our fee in full at the time of introduction, you can pay it in easy monthly instalments. However, you will have to pay the half of the total agreed fee at the beginning of the process.
- The fee you have agreed to pay us will cover all works until the authorized department does not take any decision on your case. However, the agreed fee will not cover the charges of disbursement such as Home Office fee, translation of documents etc.
Tier 1 Investor- FAQs
What is Tier 1 Investor Visa Category?
The Tier 1 Investor Visa category has been designed for migrants willing to visit the UK from outside Europe. It is a points-based system, where financially rich individuals enjoy the provision of entering and staying in the UK for a considerable period of time. In this category, the applicant should have the capability of investing at least £xxxx in the UK.
2. How to Challenge the Refusal of Tier 1 Investor Visa Application?
In such cases, you can appeal to the First Tier Tribunal once your application has been refused by the Home Office. However, you should have the right to appeal to challenge the decision of Home Office through the way of Judicial Review in High Court.
In case, you have applied for the investor visa from outside with entry clearance application as a Tier 1 Investor and your application has been denied by the Entry Clearance Officer (ECO), you will have the option to Administrative Review within 28 days of the date you received the refusal letter.