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United Kingdom

UK Expansion Worker and Innovator Founder visa

The United Kingdom (UK), located off the northwestern coast of mainland Europe, is an island nation comprising four constituent countries: England, Scotland, Wales, and Northern Ireland. Surrounded by the North Sea, the English Channel, the Atlantic Ocean, and the Irish Sea, the UK has a maritime influence on its climate. London, the capital city, is a global financial and cultural center.

Economically, the UK has a highly developed market economy and has been a global financial center for centuries. It is a member of international organizations such as the United Nations and the Commonwealth of Nations. The educational system in the UK is renowned, with institutions like Oxford and Cambridge attracting students from around the world.


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  • UK Expansion Worker Visa benefits:
  • work for your sponsor in the job described in your certificate of sponsorship
  • study
  • bring your partner and children with you as your ‘dependants’, if they’re eligible
  • do voluntary work
  • travel abroad and return to the UK
  • UK Innovator Founder visa:
  • set up a business or several businesses
  • work for your business – this includes being employed as a director, or self-employed as a member of a business partnership
  • do work outside your business, as long as it is ‘skilled work’ – for example, a job on the Skilled Worker eligible occupations list or a job needing at least a level 3 qualification
  • bring your partner and children with you as your ‘dependants’, if they are eligible
  • travel abroad and return to the UK
  • apply to settle permanently in the UK (also known as ‘indefinite leave to remain’) if you have lived in the UK for 3 years and meet the other eligibility requirements

Investment Options

UK Expansion Worker visa investment:

  • A UK Expansion Worker visa allows you to come to the UK to set up a branch of an overseas business that has not started trading in the UK yet.
  • You must already work for the overseas business as either a senior manager or specialist employee.

UK Innovator Founder visa Investment:

You can apply for an Innovator Founder visa if:

  • you want to set up and run an innovative business in the UK – it must be different from anything else on the market
  • your business or business idea has been endorsed by an approved body, also known as an endorsing body


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