Tier 1- Investor

 

Introduction

This sub-category is for those wealthy individuals who plan to make a substantial financial investment in the UK. Applicants are exempt from the English language requirement and the requirement to prove the ability to support themselves and any dependents.

Points Criteria (75 Points Required)

The following tables show the number of points you can score to qualify under Investor sub-category. Keep in mind that you do not need to prove any English language ability and you are also not required to prove your ability to support yourself or your dependents.

 Applicant has at least �1,000,000 of their own money, in a regulated financial institution in the UK.  75 Points
 OR
 A)Applicant own personal assets for more than �2,000,000 in value, provided they are not subject to any liabilities and  75 Points
 A)Applicant have money under their control held in a regulated financial institution and disposable in the UK.  75 Points

 

English Language Ability (Not Required)

Applicants under the investor sub-category of Tier 1 are not expected to need to work in UK that’s why they are not required to pass any English language test to prove their english proficiency.

Maintenance Funds (Not Required)

Applicants under this sub-category are extremely wealthy individuals that’s why they do not need to prove that they can support themselves and their dependents.