To help visa applicants avoid having their UK work authorisation being refused because they have failed to provide the Home Office with the correct or full information, handy guidance has been introduced to help potential Tier 1 Entrepreneurs with their application.

These areas where people frequently make mistakes are covered:

  • Providing the right specified documents
  • Switching into the Entrepreneur route from Post Study Work
  • Providing proof of funds already invested
  • Meeting the definition of a UK business
  • Relying on third party funds
  • Applying as part of an entrepreneurial team
  • English language skills Maintenance funds
  • Proving you are a genuine entrepreneur