There are numerous routes available to those wishing to work, invest or set up a business in the UK.

We have a wealth of experience in identifying the most appropriate route and supporting clients with the necessary strategic and practical advice to achieve the most effective outcome. We also support extension and indefinite leave to remain applications at the appropriate time.

Tier 1 (Investor)

The Tier 1 (Investor) route is for those with £2 million under their control to invest in share or loan capital in UK companies.

Our service includes advising you on meeting all aspects of the rules as well as liaising with investment managers and careful preparation and submission of your application.

To find out how we can help you please call us on 0207 033 9527 or click here to send us an email

Global Talent

The Global Talent category replaces the Tier 1 (Exceptional Talent) route. It is for leaders or emerging leaders who are established in the arts, film and TV, fashion, science, engineering, humanities, medicine, digitech or architecture sectors.  You will need endorsement by a recognised endorsing body as having exceptional talent or promise.

We assist with all stages of making Global Talent applications to UK Visas and Immigration.

To find out how we can help you please call us on 0207 033 9527 or click here to send us an email

Tier 1 (Entrepreneur)

This route is only available to those already in the UK with leave granted in this category.

We can support you with an application for further leave to remain (until the cut-off which in most cases is 6 April 2023) or indefinite leave to remain (until the cut-off which in most cases is 6 April 2025).

To find out how we can help you please call us on 0207 033 9527 or click here to send us an email

Innovator and Start-Up

The Start-up category is for high potential entrepreneurs who are starting a business in the UK for the first time. More experienced business people seeking to establish a venture in the UK can potentially use the Innovator category. You will require an innovative, viable and scalable business idea which is supported by a recognised endorsing body and innovator applicants must normally have funding to invest in the business.

Our service incudes support with all stages of making an application to UK Visas and Immigration.

To find out how we can help you please call us on 0207 033 9527 or click here to send us an email

Tier 2 (General)

Tier 2 (General) is one of the key routes used by employers and requires your employer to have a Tier 2 (General) sponsor licence. Your employer must be offering a genuine vacancy and unless the role is exempt will need to satisfy a resident labour market test.

We will ‘hand hold’ you through all stages of being sponsored through to securing a visa.

To find out how we can help you please call us on 0207 033 9527 or click here to send us an email

The Tier 2 (ICT) route is for employees of international organisations who are being transferred to an appropriately linked entity or branch office in the UK.

We will ‘hand hold’ you through all stages of being sponsored through to securing a visa.

To find out how we can help you please call us on 0207 033 9527 or click here to send us an email

Tier 5 (Temporary Worker)

Tier 5 (Temporary Worker) offers a number of options for workers coming to the UK temporarily as creatives, sportspersons, for charitable and religious purposes as well as interns or volunteers.

We will find the optimal solution, guide you through the genuineness and supernumerary (where applicable) requirements and support you throughout the sponsorship and visa process.

To find out how we can help you please call us on 0207 033 9527 or click here to send us an email

Representative of overseas business

This route enables you as a senior employee of an overseas-headquartered company to come to the UK to establish a registered branch or wholly owned subsidiary.

We will support you through all stages of the application including the substantive and documentary requirements and ensure that you have a successful outcome.

To find out how we can help you please call us on 0207 033 9527 or click here to send us an email

“I have instructed Vanessa on my and my family’s immigration matters over a period of 10 years...She has always been realistic in her advice and conscious of our needs and I have been impressed with her professional and efficient yet friendly manner. Using Vanessa you will only ever be in good hands.”

Private client, company director, ex CEO Islamic Bank Investments in Qatar, Ex Group CEO of Infrastructure Group in Malaysia and entrepreneur

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