Attributes for Tier 1 Entrepreneur- Immigration Rules Appendix A

Paragraphs 35-53 of Appendix A of the Immigration Rules, explains the details of the Attributes required for scoring 75 Points for the Investment Funds and Business Activity in the UK as a Tier 1 Entrepreneur High-Value Migrant for Entry Clearance, Leave to Remain and Indefinite Leave to Remain Applications. As explained in our post viz. Tier 1 Entrepreneur Points Scoring, Tier 1 Entrepreneur Applicants are required to score 95 points; however, scoring 75 points for the Tier 1 Entrepreneur Attributes are most critical for the success of an application. Therefore, all the serious applicants are advised to go through the details of Tier 1 Entrepreneur mentioned in the subsequent paragraphs of this post. In order facilitate the readers, it is important to point out:

Requirements as a Tier 1 Entrepreneur Migrant in the UK

UK Visa Blog Immigration, Settlement, Refusal, Appeal SolicitorsParagraphs 35, 36, 36(A&B), 37, 38, 39 and 40 of Appendix A, Immigration Rules,  relates to Points ScoringAvailable Points for Entry Clearance or Leave to Remain, Switching to Tier 1 EntrepreneurAvailable Points for leave to enter or leave to remain, Available Points for Indefinite Leave to RemainInvestment and Business Activity Notes and Investment and Maintenance Funds.

Tier 1 Entrepreneur- Points Scoring Entry Clearance Applications

Table 4 of Appendix A explains how points are scored for Investment and Business Activity for a Tier 1 EntrepreneurEntry Clearance or Leave to Remain Applications referred to in paragraph 36 of Appendix A. An applicant is required to score 75 Points for the Attributes i.e 25 Points each for access to fundsmoney in a regulated financial institution and money is disposable in the UK

Tier 1 Entrepreneur- Investment Notes for Entry Clearance Applications

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Tier 1 Entrepreneur- Points Scoring Extension & ILR

Table 5 and Table 6 of Appendix A explains how points are scored for Investment and Business Activity for a Tier 1 Entrepreneur Extension and Indefinite Leave to Remain Applications referred to in Paragraphs 37 & 38 of Appendix A, respectively.

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Tier 1 Entrepreneur- Investment and Business Notes Table 4, 5, 6

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Tier 1 Entrepreneur- Applicants to Score 75 Points for Attributes

35. An applicant applying for entry clearance, leave to remain or indefinite leave to remain as a Tier 1 (Entrepreneur) Migrant must score 75 points for attributes.

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Tier 1 Entrepreneur- Table 4 Available Points for Entry Clearance

36. Subject to paragraph 37, available points for applications for entry clearance or leave to remain are shown in Table 4.

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Switching to Tier 1 Entrepreneur from Other Visa Categories

36A. An applicant who is applying for leave to remain and has, or was last granted, entry clearance, leave to enter or leave to remain as:

(i) a Tier 4 Migrant,
(ii) a Student,
(iii) a Student Nurse,
(iv) a Student Re-sitting an Examination, or
(v) a Student Writing Up a Thesis, will only be awarded points under the provisions in (b)(ii) or (b)(iii) in Table 4.

36B. An applicant who is applying for leave to remain and has, or was last granted, entry clearance, leave to enter or leave to remain as a Tier 1 (Post-Study Work) Migrant will only be awarded points under the provisions in (b)(ii), (b)(iii) or (d) in Table 4.

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Tier 1 Entrepreneur- Table 5 Available Points Leave to Remain

37. Available points are shown in Table 5 for an applicant who:

(a) has had entry clearance, leave to enter or leave to remain as a Tier 1 (Entrepreneur) Migrant in the 12 months immediately before the date of application, or

(b) is applying for leave to remain and has, or was last granted, entry clearance, leave to enter or leave to remain as a Tier 1 (Entrepreneur) Migrant.

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Tier 1 Entrepreneur- Table 6 Available Points for ILR

38. Available points for applications for indefinite leave to remain are shown in Table 6.

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Tier 1 Entrepreneur- Investment and Business Activity Notes

39.  (a) Notes to accompany Table 4 appear below Table 4.

(b) Notes to accompany  Table 4, 5 and 6 appear below Table 6.

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Tier 1 Entrepreneur- Investment and Maintenance Funds

40. In all cases, an applicant cannot use the same funds to score points for attributes under this Appendix and to score points for maintenance funds for himself or his dependants under Appendices C or E.

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Tier 1 Entrepreneur- Table 4 Points Scoring for Entry Clearance

Table 4: Applications for Entry Clearance or Leave to Remain Referred to in paragraph 36

Investment and Business Activity – 25 Points

(a) The applicant has access to not less than £200,000, or

(b) The applicant has access to not less than £50,000 from:

(i) one or more registered venture capital firms regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA),

(ii) one or more UK Entrepreneurial seed funding competitions which is listed as endorsed on the Department for International Trade pages of the GOV.UK website, or

(iii) one or more UK Government Departments, or Devolved Government Departments in Scotland, Wales or Northern Ireland, and made available by the Department(s) for the specific purpose of establishing or expanding a UK business, or

(c) The applicant:

(i) is applying for leave to remain,

(ii) has, or was last granted, leave as a Tier 1 (Graduate Entrepreneur) Migrant, and

(iii) has access to not less than £50,000,

or

(d) The applicant:

(i) is applying for leave to remain,

(ii) has, or was lasted granted, leave as a Tier 1 (Post-Study Work) Migrant, and

(iii) has access to not less than £50,000.

An applicant who is applying for leave to remain and has, or was last granted leave as a Tier 1 (General) Migrant will be awarded no points under (a) or (b)(i) above, unless he meets the additional requirements in (1) and (2) below.

An applicant who is applying for leave to remain and has, or was last granted leave as a Tier 1 (Post-Study Work) Migrant will be awarded no points under (d) above, unless he meets the additional requirements in (1) and (2) below.

(1) Since before the specified date below and up to the date of his application, the applicant must have been continuously engaged in business activity which was not, or did not amount to, activity pursuant to a contract of service with a business other than his own and, during such period, has been continuously:

* registered with HM Revenue & Customs as self-employed, or

* registered with Companies House as a director of a new or an existing company or as a member of a new or an existing limited liability partnership. Directors who are on the list of disqualified directors provided by Companies House will not be awarded points.

(2) Since before the specified date below and up to the date of his application, has continuously been working in an occupation which appears on the list of occupations skilled to National Qualifications Framework level 4 or above, as stated in the Codes of Practice in Appendix J, and provides the specified evidence in paragraph 41-SD. “Working” in this context means that the core service his business provides to its customers or clients involves the business delivering a service in an occupation at this level. It excludes any work involved in administration, marketing or website functions for the business, and.

The specified date in (1) and (2) above is:

* 11 July 2014 if the applicant has, or was lasted granted, leave as a Tier 1 (Post-Study Work) Migrant, or

* 6 April 2015 if the applicant has, or was last granted, leave as a Tier 1 (General) Migrant.

The money is held in one or more regulated financial institutions- 25 Points

The money is disposable in the UK If the applicant is applying for leave to remain, the money must be held in the UK – 25 Points

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Tier 1 Entrepreneur- Investment Notes to Table 4

Investment: Notes

41(a) An applicant will only be considered to have access to funds if:

(i) The specified documents in paragraph 41-SD are provided to show cash money to the amount required (this must not be in the form of assets and, where multiple documents are provided, they must show the total amount required is available on the same date);

(ii) The specified documents in paragraph 41-SD are provided to show that they have permission to use the money to invest in a business in the UK, and that

(1) they have held the money for a consecutive 90-day period of time, ending no earlier than 31 days before the date of application, or

(2) they have held the money for less than a consecutive 90-day period of time, ending no earlier than 31 days before the date of application, and they provide the following specified evidence:

(a) the documents in either 41-SD (c) (i) or 41-SD (c) (ii) to demonstrate funding is available to them at the time of their application, and

(b) the additional specified documents for third party funding listed in 41-SD (d) (i)-(ii), or

(c) a letter from one or more UK Seed Funding Competitions or one or more UK Government Departments, or Devolved Government Departments in Scotland, Wales or Northern Ireland as specified in paragraph 41-SD (c) (iii) as evidence of the source of those funds,

(iii) The money is either held in a UK regulated financial institution or is transferable to the UK; and

(iv) The money will remain available to the applicant until such time as it is spent for the purposes of the applicant’s business or businesses. The Secretary of State reserves the right to request further evidence or otherwise verify that the money will remain available, and to refuse the application if this evidence is not provided or it is unable to satisfactorily verify.

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Tier 1 Entrepreneur- Funds Already Invested in the UK

41(b) If the applicant has invested the money referred to in Table 4 in the UK before the date of the application, points will be awarded for funds available as if the applicant had not yet invested the funds, providing:

(i) The investment was made no more than 12 months (or 24 months if the applicant was last granted leave as a Tier 1 (Graduate Entrepreneur) Migrant) before the date of the application; and

(ii) All of the specified documents required in paragraphs 46-SD (a) to (g) are provided to show:

(a) the amount of money invested; and

(b) that they have established a new business or taken over an existing business in the UK, in which the money was invested.

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Tier 1 Entrepreneur- Specified Documents Table 4 and Paragraph 41

41-SD. The specified documents in Table 4 and paragraph 41, and associated definitions, are as follows:

(a) Where this paragraph refers to funding being available, unless stated otherwise, this means funding available to:

(i) the applicant;

(ii) the entrepreneurial team, if the applicant is applying under the provisions in paragraph 52 of this Appendix; or

(iii) the applicant’s business.

(b) Where sub-paragraph (a)(iii) above applies and this paragraph refers to the applicant’s business, the business must be a company and the applicant must be registered as a director of that business in the UK, and provide a Companies House document showing the address of the registered office in the UK, or head office in the UK if it has no registered office, and the applicant’s name, as it appears on the application form, as a director.

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Tier 1 Entrepreneur- Evidence of Funding Available for Investment

(c) The specified documents to show evidence of the funding available to invest, whether from the applicant’s own funds or from one or more third parties, are one or more of the following specified documents:

(i) A letter from each financial institution holding the funds, to confirm the amount of money available. Each letter must:

(1) be an original document and not a copy,

(2) be on the institution’s headed paper,

(3) have been issued by an authorised official of that institution,

(4) have been produced within the 31 days immediately before the date of application,

(5) confirm that the institution is regulated by the appropriate body,

(6) state the applicant’s name, and his team partner’s name where relevant,

(7) show the account number and,

(8) state the date of the document,

(9) confirm the minimum balance available from the applicant’s own funds (if applicable) that has been held in that institution during a consecutive 90-day period of time, ending on the date of the letter,

(10) for money being held by a third party at the time of the application and not in the possession of the applicant, confirm that the third party has informed the institution of the amount of money that the third party intends to make available, and that the institution is not aware of the third party having promised to make that money available to any other person,

(11) confirm the name of each third party and their contact details, including their full address including postal code, telephone contact number and any email address; and

(12) confirm that if the money is not in an institution regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) and the Prudential Regulation Authority (PRA), the money can be transferred into the UK; or

(ii) For money held in the UK only, recent personal bank or building society statements, with the most recent statement being dated no earlier than 31 days before the date of the application, and which, unless paragraph 41(a) (ii) (2) applies, must cover a consecutive 90 day period of time, from each UK financial institution holding the funds, which confirms the amount of money available. Each statement must satisfy the following requirements:

(1) the statements must be original documents and not copies;

(2) the bank or building society holding the money must be based in the UK and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) and the Prudential Regulation Authority (PRA);

(3) the money must be in cash in the account, not Individual Savings Accounts or assets such as stocks and shares;

(4) the account must be in the applicant’s own name only (or both names for an entrepreneurial team), not in the name of a business or third party;

(5) each statement must be on the institution’s official stationery showing the institution’s name and logo, and confirm the applicant’s name (and, where relevant, the applicant’s entrepreneurial team partner’s name), the account number and the date of the statement;

(6) each statement must have been issued by an authorised official of that institution; and

(7) if the statements are printouts of electronic statements, they must either be accompanied by a supporting letter from the bank, on the bank’s headed paper, confirming the authenticity of the statements, or bear the official stamp of the bank in question on each page of the statement; or

(iii) For £50,000 from a Venture Capital firm, Seed Funding Competition or UK or Devolved Government Department only, a letter from:

(1) an accountant, who is not the applicant, and who has a valid licence to practise or practising certificate, and who is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales, the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Scotland, the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Ireland, the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, the Association of Authorised Public Accountants, the Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy, the Institute of Financial Accountants, the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants, the Association of International Accountants or the Association of Accounting Technicians (AAT), or

(2) in the case of money made available from a UK or Devolved Government Department only, an authorised official of either:

a) the UK or Devolved Government Department, or

b) an intermediary public body which has been authorised by the UK or Devolved Government Department to award funds from that Department for the specific purpose of establishing or expanding UK businesses, or

(3) in the case of money made available from a Seed Funding Competition only, an authorised official of the Seed Funding Competition.

(iv) Each letter referred to in (iii) above must:

(1) be an original document and not a copy,

(2) be on the institution’s official headed paper,

(3) be dated within the three months immediately before the date of the application,

(4) state the applicant’s name, and his team partner’s name where relevant, or the name of the applicant’s business,

(5) state the date of the document,

(6) confirm the amount of money available to the applicant, the entrepreneurial team or the applicant’s business from the Venture Capital firm, Seed funding competition or UK or Devolved Government Department, and

(7) confirm the name of the Venture Capital firm, Seed funding competition or UK or Devolved Government Department providing the funding, and

(8) include the contact details of an official of the organisation, including their full address, postal code, telephone contact number and any email address,

(9) if the money is coming from a UK Seed Funding Competition, give confirmation that either the applicant, the entrepreneurial team or the applicant’s business has been awarded money and that the competition is listed as endorsed on the Department for International Trade pages of the GOV.UK website, together with the amount of the award and naming the applicant, the entrepreneurial team or the applicant’s business as a winner;

(10) if the money is coming from a UK or Devolved Government Department (or intermediary public body authorised to award funds from that Department), give confirmation that the UK or Devolved Government Department has made money available for the specific purpose of establishing or expanding a UK business, and the amount.

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Tier 1 Entrepreneur- Evidence of Third-Party Funding

The Paragraph 41-SD(d) elaborates the details {and documents in addition to Paragraph 41-SD(c) above} of Third Party Funding to a Tier 1 Entrepreneur Applicant and the specific documentary evidence required to validate and authenticate the funding from a Third Party.

The contents of Paragraph 41-SD(d) are self-explanatory; however, it is added that a Third Party can be an individual, business or venture capital firm, who is required to submit a written declaration for the provision of money to the Tier 1 Entrepreneur Applicant for investing in a business in the UK.

(d) If the applicant is applying using money from a third party, other than funding from a UK Seed Funding Competition, or UK Devolved Government Department (or intermediary public body authorised to award funds from that Department) which is either held by the third party or has been transferred to the applicant less than 90 days before the date of the application, he must provide all of the following specified documents, in addition to the specified documents in (c) above:

(i) An original written declaration from every third party that they have made the money available to invest in a business in the United Kingdom, containing:

(1) the names of the third party and the applicant (and his team partner’s name where relevant), or the name of the applicant’s business,

(2) the date of the declaration,

(3) the applicant’s signature and the signature of the third party (and the signature of the applicant’s team partner where relevant),

(4) the amount of money available in pounds sterling,

(5) the relationship(s) of the third party to the applicant,

(6) if the third party is a Venture Capital firm, confirmation of whether this body is regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) and its entry in the register includes a permission to arrange, deal in or manage investments, or to manage alternative investment funds,

(7) if the third party is another business in which the applicant is self-employed or a director, evidence of the applicant’s status within that business and that the applicant is the sole controller of that business’s finances, or, where the applicant is not the sole controller, the letter must be signed by another authorised official of that business who is not the applicant, and

(8) confirmation that the money will remain available until such time as it is transferred to the applicant, the entrepreneurial team or the applicant’s business; and

(ii) A letter from a legal representative, confirming the validity of signatures on each third-party declaration provided, which confirms that the declaration(s) from the third party or parties contains the signatures of the people stated. It can be a single letter covering all third-party permissions, or several letters from several legal representatives. It must be an original letter and not a copy, and it must be from a legal representative permitted to practise in the country where the third party or the money is. The letter must clearly show the following:

(1) the name of the legal representative confirming the details,

(2) the registration or authority of the legal representative to practise legally in the country in which the permission or permissions was or were given,

(3) the date of the confirmation letter,

(4) the applicant’s name (and the name of the applicant’s team partner’s name where relevant) and, where (b) applies, that the applicant is a director of the business named in each third-party declaration,

(5) the third party’s name (which cannot be the legal representative themselves),

(6) that the declaration from the third party is signed and valid, and

(7) if the third party is not a Venture Capital Firm, Seed Funding Competition or UK or Devolved Government Department (or intermediary public body authorised to award funds from that Department), the number of the third party or their authorised representative’s identity document (such as a passport or national identity card), the place of issue and dates of issue and expiry; and

(iii) If the third party is a venture capital firm, he must also provide the following documentation:

(1) An original letter from a director, partner or fund manager of the venture capital firm, which includes:

(a) A statement providing detailed information on the strategy, structure and financial exposure of the fund,

(b) A statement detailing the rationale for the investment, providing specific information about the circumstances which led to the investment decision,

(c) A statement confirming that the business/proposed business is a genuine and credible proposition,

(2) A copy of the completed term sheet for the investment, signed by all parties to the transaction, which must include details of the company valuation, company structure, founder and investor rights, the structure of funding and the type of security being taken,

(3) A breakdown of the technical, legal, commercial and financial due diligence conducted by the venture capital firm in support of the investment,

(4) A letter from an accountant, validating the financial condition of the fund. The accountant must have a valid licence to practice or practising certificate and must be a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales, the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Scotland, the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Ireland, the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, the Association of Authorised Public Accountants, the Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy, the Institute of Financial Accountants, the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants, the Association of International Accountants or the Association of Accounting Technicians.

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Tier 1 Entrepreneur- Additional Documentary Evidence

The Paragraph 41-SD(e) elaborates the additional specific documents required for leave to remain Tier 1 Entrepreneur Applications if the applicant was last granted leave either as a Tier 1 General Migrant or as a Tier 1 Post-Study Work Migrant.

(e) If the applicant is applying for leave to remain, and has, or was lasted granted, leave as a Tier 1 (General) Migrant or a Tier 1 (Post-Study Work) Migrant, he must also provide the following evidence that he meets the additional requirements set out in Table 4:

(i) his job title,

(ii) the Standard Occupational Classification (SOC) code of the occupation that the applicant has been working in since before 11 July 2014 or 6 April 2015 (as applicable), up to the date of his application, which must appear on the list of occupations shown in Table 3 of the Codes of Practice in Appendix J,

(iii) one or more of the following specified documents showing that the business was active before 11 July 2014 or 6 April 2015 (as applicable) and that it remained active throughout the period leading up to the date of his application (if the applicant or his entrepreneurial team member does not own the domain name of the business’s website, then the evidence in (2) may not be provided, and he must instead provide one or more of the documents specified in (1),(3),(4) or (5)):

(1) dated advertising or marketing material, including printouts of online advertising other than on the business’s own website, that has been published locally or nationally and showing the name of the business and the business activity, or

(2) if the applicant (or his entrepreneurial team member) owns the domain name of his business’s website and submits evidence to this effect, dated printouts from the business’s website detailing the service or product provided by the applicant’s business, or

(3) dated article(s) or online links to dated article(s) in a newspaper or other publication showing the name of the business together with the business activity, or

(4) dated information from a trade fair, at which the applicant has had a stand or given a presentation to market his business, showing the name of the business together with the business activity, or

(5) personal registration with a UK trade body linked to the applicant’s occupation; and

(iv) one or more of the following specified documents showing that the business was trading before 11 July 2014 or 6 April 2015 (as applicable) and traded continuously throughout the period leading up to the date of his application:

(1) one or more contracts for service. If a contract is not an original the applicant must sign each page. Each contract must show:

(a) the name of the business,

(b) the service provided by the applicant’s business;

(c) the name of the other party or parties involved in the contract and their contact details, including their full address, postal code, telephone contact number and any email address; and

(d) the duration of the contract or, if it is a rolling contract with no defined end date, confirmation of when this arrangement began and a letter from the customer or their representative confirming that the contract has not been terminated, dated no earlier than three months before the date of application; or

(2) one or more original letters from UK-regulated financial institutions with which the applicant has a business bank account, on the institution’s headed paper, confirming the dates the business was trading during the period referred to at (iv) above; and

(v)

(1) if claiming points for being self-employed, evidence to demonstrate that he has registered with HM Revenue & Customs, or

(2)

(a) if claiming points for being a director of a UK company or member of a UK limited liability partnership at the time of his application, a printout from Companies House of the company’s filing history page and a Current Appointment Report, listing the applicant as a director of that company or member of that limited liability partnership that is actively trading (and not dormant, or struck-off, or dissolved or in liquidation), and showing the date of his appointment as a director of that company or member of that limited liability partnership; and

(b) if claiming points for being a director of a UK company or member of a UK limited liability partnership other than the company or limited liability partnership referred to in (_a) above at any time before the date of his application, a printout from Companies House of the applicant’s appointment history, showing that the applicant has been a director of a company or member of a limited liability partnership continuously during the period for which he wishes to score points, as well as a printout of the company or limited liability partnership’s filing history page.

The evidence at (1) and (2) above must cover (either together or individually) a continuous period commencing before 11 July 2014 or 6 April 2015 (as appropriate), and ending on a date no earlier than three months before the date of his application; and

(vi) the following evidence that the applicant’s business has business premises in the UK:

(1) if the applicant is self-employed, evidence of his registration with HM Revenue & Customs to show that the business is based in the UK, or

(2) if the applicant is a director of a company or member of a limited liability partnership, a printout of a Companies House document showing the address of the registered office in the UK, or head office in the UK if it has no registered office, and the applicant’s name, as it appears on the application form, as a director or member, and

(vii) the following evidence that the business has a UK bank account of which the applicant is a signatory:

(1) if the applicant is currently self employed, a personal or business bank statement showing transactions for his business (which must be currently active), or a letter from a UK-regulated financial institution, on the institution’s headed paper, confirming that he has a business and acts through that bank for the purposes of that business, or

(2) if the applicant is currently a director of a company, or member of a partnership, a business bank statement from a UK account which shows business transactions, or a letter from the UK bank in question, on its headed paper, confirming that the company or partnership has a bank account, that the applicant is a signatory of that account, and that the company or partnership uses that account for the purposes of his business, and

(viii) the following evidence that the business is subject to UK taxation:

(1) if the applicant is self-employed as a sole trader or a member of a UK partnership, HM Revenue & Customs evidence that he is making tax returns within the self-assessment tax system, or

(2) if the applicant is a director of a UK company, the company must be registered for corporation tax and the applicant must provide documentation from HM Revenue & Customs which confirms this.

and, where evidence is provided in relation to a company or limited liability partnership, it must relate to a company or limited liability partnership that is actively trading and not dormant, struck-off, dissolved, or in liquidation.

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Tier 1 Entrepreneur- Awarding of Points for £50,000 Funds

42. Subject to paragraphs 36A and 36B above, points will only be awarded to an applicant to whom Table 4, paragraph (b) applies if the total sum of those funds derives from one or more of the sources listed in (b)(i) to (iii) in Table 4.

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Tier 1 Entrepreneur- Meaning of Regulated Financial Institution

43. A regulated financial institution is one, which is regulated by the appropriate regulatory body for the country in which the financial institution operates.

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Tier 1 Entrepreneur- Meaning of Money Disposable in the UK

44. Money is disposable in the UK if all of the money is held in a UK based financial institution or if the money is freely transferable to the UK and convertible to sterling. Funds in a foreign currency will be converted to pounds sterling (£) using the spot exchange rate which appeared on www.oanda.com on the date on which the application was made.

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Tier 1 Entrepreneur- No Points if Funds are Not Verified

45. No points will be awarded where the specified documents show that the funds are held in a financial institution listed in Appendix P as being an institution with which the Home Office is unable to make satisfactory verification checks.

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Tier 1 Entrepreneur, Table 5- Entry/Leave to Remain Applications

Table 5: Applications for Entry Clearance or Leave to Remain Referred to in Paragraph 37

Investment and business activity

The applicant has invested, or had invested on his behalf, not less than £200,000 (or £50,000 if, in his last grant of leave, he was awarded points for funds of £50,000) in cash directly into one or more businesses in the UK. (20 Points)

The applicant has: (20 Points)

(a) registered with HM revenue and Customs as self-employed, or

(b) registered with Companies House as a director of a new or an existing company, or member of a new or an existing limited liability partnership. Directors who are on the list of disqualified directors provided by Companies House will not be awarded points.

Where the applicant’s last grant of entry clearance, leave to enter or leave to remain was as a Tier 1 (Entrepreneur) Migrant, the above condition must have been met within 6 months of his entry to the UK (if he was granted entry clearance as a Tier 1 (Entrepreneur) Migrant and there is evidence to establish his date of arrival to the UK), or, in any other case, the date of the grant of leave to remain.
20

On a date no earlier than three months prior to the date of application, the applicant was: (15 Points)

(a) registered with HM revenue and Customs as self-employed, or

(b) registered with Companies House as a director of a new or an existing company or member of a new or an existing limited liability partnership. Directors who are on the list of disqualified directors provided by Companies House will not be awarded points.

The applicant has: (20 Points)

(a) established a new business or businesses that has or have created the equivalent of at least two new full time jobs for persons settled in the UK, or

(b) taken over or invested in an existing business or businesses and his services or investment have resulted in a net increase in the employment provided by the business or businesses for persons settled in the UK by creating the equivalent of at least two new full time jobs.

Where the applicant’s last grant of entry clearance or leave to enter or remain was as a Tier 1 (Entrepreneur) Migrant, the jobs must have existed for at least 12 months of the period for which the most recent leave was granted.

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Tier 1 Entrepreneur Attributes- Table 6, ILR Applications

The Table 6 relates to Points Scoring required for an Indefinite Leave to Remain in the UK. An applicant is required to score 75 Points i.e. 20 Points each for Business Investment,

Table 6: Applications for Indefinite Leave to Remain as Referred to in Paragraph 38

Investment and Business Activity

(1) The applicant has invested, or had invested on his behalf, not less than £200,000 (or £50,000 if, in his last grant of leave, he was awarded points for funds of £50,000) in cash directly into one or more businesses in the UK. (20 Points)

The applicant will not need to provide evidence of this investment as specified in 46-SD (a)-(d) if he was awarded points for it, as set out in Table 5, in his previous grant of entry clearance or leave to remain as a Tier 1 (Entrepreneur) Migrant.

(2) The applicant meets the following conditions: (20 Points)

(i) on a date no earlier than three months prior to the date of application was:

(a) registered with HM Revenue and Customs as self-employed, or

(b) registered with Companies House as a director of a new or an existing company or as a member of a new or an existing limited liability partnership, and

(ii) where the applicant’s last grant of entry clearance, leave to enter or leave to remain was as a Tier 1 (Entrepreneur) Migrant, on a date within six months of his entry to the UK (if he was granted entry clearance as a Tier 1 (Entrepreneur Migrant) and there is evidence to establish his date of arrival in the UK), or in any other case the date of the grant of leave to remain, the applicant was:

(a) registered with HM Revenue and Customs as self-employed, or

(b) registered with Companies House as a director of a new or an existing company or as a member of a new or an existing limited liability partnership, and

Directors who are on the list of disqualified directors provided by Companies House will not be awarded points.

The applicant will not need to provide the evidence of registration for condition (ii) if he was awarded points from row 2 of Table 5 in his previous grant of entry clearance or leave to remain as a Tier 1 (Entrepreneur) Migrant.

(3) The applicant has: (20 Points)

(a) established a new UK business or businesses that has or have created the equivalent of X new full time jobs for persons settled in the UK, or

(b) taken over or invested in an existing UK business or businesses and his services or investment have resulted in a net increase in the employment provided by the business or businesses for persons settled in the UK by creating the equivalent of X new full time jobs where X is at least 2.

Where the applicant’s last grant of entry clearance or leave to enter or remain was as a Tier 1 (Entrepreneur) Migrant, the jobs must have existed for at least 12 months during the most recent grant of leave.

(4) The applicant has spent the specified continuous period lawfully in the UK, with absences from the UK of no more than 180 days in any 12 calendar months during that period. (15 Points) 

The specified period must have been spent with leave as a Tier 1 (Entrepreneur) Migrant.
The specified continuous period is:
(a) 3 years if the number of new full-time jobs, X, referred to in row 3 above is at least 10, or

(b) 3 years if the applicant has:

(i) established a new UK business that has had an income from business activity of at least £5 million during a 3 year period in which the applicant has had leave as a Tier 1 (Entrepreneur) Migrant, or

(ii) taken over or invested in an existing UK business and his services or investment have resulted in a net increase in income from business activity to that business of £5 million during a 3 year period in which the applicant has had leave as a Tier 1 (Entrepreneur) Migrant, when compared to the immediately preceding 3 year period,

or

(c) 5 years in all other cases.

Time spent with valid leave in the Bailiwick of Guernsey, the Bailiwick of Jersey or the Isle of Man in a category equivalent to the categories set out above may be included in the continuous period of lawful residence, provided the most recent period of leave was as a Tier 1 (Entrepreneur) Migrant in the UK. In any such case, the applicant must have absences from the Bailiwick of Guernsey, the Bailiwick of Jersey or the Isle of Man (as the case may be) of no more than 180 days in any 12 calendar months during the specified continuous period.

Tier 1 Entrepreneur- Investment/Business Notes to Table 4, 5, 6

Investment and Business Activity: Notes

46.Documentary evidence must be provided in all cases. The specified documents in paragraph 46-SD must be provided as evidence of any investment and business activity that took place when the applicant had leave as a Tier 1 (Entrepreneur) Migrant or a Tier 1 (Post-Study Work) Migrant, and any investment made no more than 12 months (or 24 months if the applicant was last granted leave as a Tier 1 (Graduate Entrepreneur) Migrant) before the date of the application for which the applicant is claiming points.

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Tier 1 Entrepreneur – Specified Documents Table 4, 5, 6

Paragraph 46-SD of Appendix A, Immigration Rule, specify the details of the documents that are required for establishing points mentioned in Table 4, 5 and 6 above for entry clearance, leave to remain and indefinite leave to remain in the UK, respectively, as Tier 1 Entrepreneur Migrant.

The sub-paragraph 46-SD(a) of Paragraph 46-SD specifies the documents required to be submitted with a Tier 1 Entrepreneur Application for establishing the amount of money that an applicant intends to invest in a business in the UK.

46-SD. The specified documents in paragraphs 41(b) and 46 are as follows:

(a) The applicant must provide all the appropriate specified documents needed to establish the amount of money he has invested from the following list:

(i) If the applicant’s business is a registered company that is required to produce audited accounts, the audited accounts must be provided;

(ii) If the applicant’s business is not required to produce audited accounts, unaudited accounts and an accounts compilation report must be provided from an accountant who is not the applicant and who has a valid licence to practise or practising certificate, and who is a member of a UK Recognised Supervisory Body (as defined in the Companies Act 2006);

(iii) If the applicant has made the investment in the form of a director’s loan, it must be shown both in the relevant set of financial accounts provided, and through readily identifiable transactions in the applicant’s business bank statements, which must clearly show the transfer of this money from the applicant to his business. The applicant must also provide a legal agreement, between the applicant (in the name that appears on his application) and the company, showing:

(1) the terms of the loan,
(2) any interest that is payable,
(3) the period of the loan, and
(4) that the loan is unsecured and subordinated in favour of third-party creditors.

(iv) If the applicant is claiming points for investing £50,000 from a Venture Capital firm, Seed Funding Competition or UK Government Department, and has not been awarded points in a previous application for having those funds available, he must provide a letter as specified in paragraph 41-SD(c)iii) (except that the letter does not need to have been produced within the three months immediately before the date of the application) as evidence of the source of those funds, and additionally if the source of the funding was a venture capital firm, he must also provide the evidence as specified in 41-SD(d)(iii).

(v) Where Table 6 applies and the applicant has established a new UK business that has had an income from business activity of at least £5 million during a 3 year period in which the applicant has had leave as a Tier 1 (Entrepreneur) Migrant, he must provide audited or unaudited accounts which show the value of the business activity and that this reached at least £5 million, or

(vi) Where Table 6 applies and the applicant has taken over or invested in an existing UK business and his services or investment have resulted in a net increase in income from business activity to that business of at least £5 million during a 3 year period in which the applicant has had leave as a Tier 1 (Entrepreneur) Migrant, when compared to the immediately preceding 3 year period, he must provide:

(1) Audited or unaudited accounts from the preceding 3 year period before he became involved with the business as a Tier 1 (Entrepreneur) Migrant, and audited or unaudited accounts which show a net increase of at least £5 million during the period he had leave as a Tier 1 (Entrepreneur) Migrant. The accounts must clearly show the name of the accountant and the date the accounts were produced. The accounts must be prepared and signed off in accordance with statutory requirements, and

(2) An original accountant’s letter verifying the net increase in business activity. The accountant must not be the applicant, must have a valid licence to practice or practising certificate and must be a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales, the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Scotland, the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Ireland, the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, the Association of Authorised Public Accountants, the Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy, the Institute of Financial Accountants, the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants, the Association of International Accountants or the Association of Accounting Technicians. The dated letter should contain:

(i) the name and contact details of the business,
(ii) an explanation of the applicant’s status in the business,
(iii) confirmation of the net increase in business activity,
(iv) the registration or permission of the accountant to operate in the United Kingdom, and
(v) that the accountant will confirm the content of the letter to the Home Office on request.

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Tier 1 Entrepreneur- Evidence of Investment in a UK Business

The sub-paragraph 46-SD(b) of Paragraph 46-SD, Appendix A, explains that a Tier 1 Entrepreneur Applicant must provide a conclusive evidence of investment.

(b) When evidencing the investment;

(1) The audited or unaudited accounts must show the investment in money made directly by the applicant, in his own name or on his behalf (and showing his name),

(2) If the investment was made in the applicant’s business by one or more UK Seed Funding Competitions listed as endorsed on the Department for International Trade pages of the GOV.UK website or one or more UK Government Departments, or Devolved Government Departments in Scotland, Wales or Northern Ireland, this investment can be shown in the accounts as being made in the name of the above funding sources, if the accounts are supplemented by a letter from the source, which confirms that the investment was made on behalf of the applicant,

(3) If the source of funds was not one or more UK Seed Funding Competitions listed as endorsed on the Department for International Trade pages of the GOV.UK website or one or more UK Government Departments, or Devolved Government Departments in Scotland, Wales or Northern Ireland, this investment can be shown in the accounts as being made in the name of the investing entity, if the accounts are supplemented by a letter from Department for International Trade pages of the GOV.UK confirming that this investment was made on behalf of the applicant,

(4) If the applicant has invested by way of share capital the business accounts must show the shareholders, the amount and value of the shares (on the date of purchase) in the applicant’s name as it appears on his application. If the value of the applicant’s share capital is not shown in the accounts, then a printout of the company’s register of members from Companies House must be provided,

(5) The accounts must clearly show the name of the accountant, who must not be the applicant, the date the accounts were produced, and how much the applicant has invested in the business. The accounts must be prepared and signed off by the accountant in accordance with statutory requirements,

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Tier 1 Entrepreneur- Evidence of an Established UK Business

The sub-paragraph 46-SD(c) of Paragraph 46-SD, Appendix A, elaborates the documentary evidence required to show that the applicant has established a ‘UK business‘.

(c) The applicant must provide the following specified documents to show that he has established a UK business:

(i) Evidence that the business has business premises in the United Kingdom:

(1) If the applicant is self employed, his registration with HM Revenue and Customs to show that the business is based in the UK, or
(2) If the applicant is a director of a UK company or member of a UK limited liability partnership, a printout of a Companies House document showing the address of the registered office in the UK, or head office in the UK if it has no registered office, and the applicant’s name, as it appears on the application form, as a director or member, and

(ii) Evidence that the business has a UK bank account of which the applicant is a signatory:

(1) If the applicant is self employed, a personal bank statement showing transactions for his business, or a business bank statement, or a letter from a UK-regulated financial institution, on the institution’s headed paper, confirming that he has a business and acts through that bank for the purposes of that business, or
(2) If the applicant is a director of a UK company, or member of a UK partnership, a business bank statement from a UK account which shows business transactions, or a letter from the UK bank in question, on its headed paper, confirming that the company or partnership has a bank account, that the applicant is a signatory of that account, and that the company or partnership uses that account for the purposes of his business, and

(iii) Evidence that the business is subject to UK taxation:

(1) if the applicant is self-employed as a sole trader or a member of a UK partnership, HM Revenue & Customs evidence that he is making tax returns within the self-assessment tax system, or
(2) if the applicant is a director of a UK company, the company must be registered for corporation tax and the applicant must provide documentation from HM Revenue & Customs which confirms this.

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Tier 1 Entrepreneur- Exclusion of Investment in Residence

The sub-paragraph 46-SD(d) of Paragraph 46-SD, Appendix A, explains that investment is a residential property does not amount to a business investment.

(d) If the applicant has bought property that includes residential accommodation the value of this part of the property will not be counted towards the amount of the business investment. The applicant must provide an estimate of the value of the living accommodation if it is part of the premises also used for the business, from a surveyor who is a member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors. This valuation must be produced in the three months prior to the date of application.

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Tier 1 Entrepreneur- Balance of Funds Available and Disposable

The sub-paragraph 46-SD(e) of Paragraph 46-SD, Appendix A, only applies to Tier 1 Entrepreneur Points Scoring under Table 4 when a part of the funds have already been invested in a UK business then the applicant is liable to show that the remaining balance amount of funds is available and held in a regulated financial institution, which is  disposable for business in the UK.

(e) Where Table 4 applies and the applicant is applying for entry clearance, leave to enter or leave to remain as a Tier 1 (Entrepreneur) and only some of the money has been invested into a business in the UK prior to his application, he must demonstrate that the balance of funds is held in a regulated financial institution and disposable in the UK by supplying the appropriate documentation in paragraph 41-SD, as well the documentation in 46-SD as evidence for the previous investment.

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Tier 1 Entrepreneur- Evidence of Registration in the UK

(f) Where Table 5 or Table 6 apply and the applicant’s last grant of entry clearance, leave to enter or leave to remain was as a Tier 1 (Entrepreneur) Migrant, and points were awarded from Table 4, he must provide the following specified documents as evidence of his registration as self-employed or as a director within the 6 months after the specified date in the relevant table:

(i) If the applicant was self-employed, he must provide evidence of his registration with HM Revenue & Customs; or

(ii) If the applicant was a director of a new or existing company or member of a new or existing limited liability partnership, he must provide a printout from Companies House of the company’s filing history page and of the applicant’s personal appointments history, showing the date of his appointment as a director of that company or member of that limited liability partnership, which must be no more than 8 months after the specified date in the relevant table.

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Tier 1 Entrepreneur- Evidence of Current Registration

(g) The applicant must provide one of the following specified documents as evidence of his current registration as self-employed, as a director of a company or as a member of a limited liability partnership which must demonstrate that he was still registered three months before the date of his application:

(i) If the applicant is claiming points for being self-employed, evidence to demonstrate that he is registered as self-employed with HM Revenue & Customs,
(ii) If the applicant is claiming points for currently being a director of a UK company or member of a UK limited liability partnership, he must provide a printout of a Current Appointment Report from Companies House, dated no earlier than three months before the date of the application, listing the applicant as a director of the company or member of the limited liability partnership, and confirming the date of his appointment. The company or limited liability partnership must be actively trading and not struck-off, or dissolved or in liquidation on the date that the printout was produced.

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Tier 1 Entrepreneur- Evidence of Job Creation in the UK

(h) if the applicant is required to score points for job creation in Table 5 or Table 6, he must provide the following:

(i) evidence to show the applicant is reporting Pay As You Earn (PAYE ) income tax appropriately to HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC), and has done so for the full period of employment for which points are being claimed, as follows:

(1) for reporting up to and including 5 October 2013 either:

(a) printouts of Employee Payment Records and, unless the start date of the employment is shown in the Employee Payment Record, an original HMRC form P45 or form P46 (also called a Full Payment Submission) for the settled worker showing the starting date of the employment, or
(b) printouts of Real Time-Full Payment Submissions which confirm the report of PAYE income tax to HMRC (if he began reporting via Real Time before 6 October 2013); and

(2) for reporting from 6 October 2013 onwards, printouts of Real Time-Full Payment Submissions which confirm the report of PAYE income tax to HMRC.

The evidence in (1) or (2) above must show the total payments made to the settled workers as well as the tax deducted and date which they started work with the applicant’s business; and

(ii) duplicate payslips or wage slips for each settled worker for whom points are being claimed, covering the full period of the employment for which points are being claimed; and

(iii) confirmation of the hourly rate for each settled worker used to claim points, including any changes in the hourly rate and the dates of the changes, enabling calculation of the hours of work created for each settled worker; and

(iv) copies of any of the following documents which demonstrate that each employee has settled status in the UK

(1) A British passport, which shows the biometric data page containing the photograph and personal details of the employee;
(2) A birth certificate, which demonstrates the employee was born in the UK and Colonies before 1 January 1983;
(3) If the employee was born in the UK on or after 1 January 1983, a birth certificate, together with documentation, such as a passport or naturalisation certificate, which confirms one of their parents had settled status in the UK at the date the employee was born, and additionally, if the parent is the father of the employee, a marriage certificate to the mother;
(4) If the employee is an EEA national, the biometric data page of a passport containing their photograph and personal details, or a UK registration certificate/permanent residence document;
(5) If the employee is the spouse of an EEA national, the biometric data page of a passport containing their photograph and personal details, or a residence card, and any of the documents listed above in sub-paragraph (4) which relate to the EEA national, together with a marriage certificate to the EEA national; or
(6) If the worker is an overseas national with settled status in the UK, the biometric data page of a passport containing their photograph and personal details, and the pages where a UK Government stamp or an endorsement appear, or a biometrics residence permit, or official documentation from the Home Office which confirms their settled status in the UK; and

(v) if the applicant was a director of a company or member of a limited liability partnership, a printout from Companies House of the company’s filing history page and of the applicant’s personal appointments history, and showing the date of his appointment as a director of that company or member of that partnership, to confirm that he was a director of the company, or member of the partnership, that employed the settled worker at the time that the settled worker was employed; or

(vi) if the applicant was self-employed, the specified documents in (c) above showing the dates that the applicant became self-employed, the names on the Employee Payment Record or Real Time Full Payment Submission, the names on the bank account, and the address of the business;

(vii) if the applicant took over or joined a business that employed workers before he joined it, he must provide the following documentation for the year immediately before the jobs were created and the year that the jobs were created, showing the net increase in employment and signed and dated by the applicant:

(1) duplicate HM Revenue & Customers Full Payment Submission sent to HMRC under Real Time; or
(2) if the business started employing staff for which points are being claimed before they were reporting under Real Time, a form P35,

(viii) if the applicant took over or joined a business, he must provide an original letter from an accountant who is not the applicant, who has a valid licence to practice or practising certificate and who is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales, the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Scotland, the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Ireland, the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, the Association of Authorised Public Accountants, the Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy, the Institute of Financial Accountants, the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants, the Association of International Accountants or the Association of Accounting Technicians (AAT), which contains:

(1) the name and contact details of the business,
(2) the applicant’s status in the business,
(3) the number of posts created in the business and the hours worked,
(4) the dates of the employment created,
(5) the registration or permission of the accountant to operate in the United Kingdom,
(6) the date that the accountant created the letter on the applicant’s behalf,
(7) if the business did not employ workers before the applicant took over or joined it, confirmation of this, and
(8) confirmation that the accountant will verify the contents of the letter to the Home Office on request.

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Tier 1 Entrepreneur- Ineligible Business/Investment Activities

47. For the purposes of tables 4, 5 and 6, “investment and business activity” does not include investment in any residential accommodation, property development or property management, and must not be in the form of a director’s loan unless it is unsecured and subordinated in favour of the business. “Property development or property management” in this context means any development of property owned by the applicant or his business to increase the value of the property with a view to earning a return either through rent or a future sale or both, or management of property (whether or not it is owned by the applicant or his business) for the purposes of renting it out or resale. The principle is that the business income must be generated from the supply of goods and/or services, and not derived from the increased value of property or any income generated from property, such as rent.

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Tier 1 Entrepreneur- Awarding Points as a ‘UK Business’

48.Points will only be awarded in respect of a UK business or businesses.

(a) A business will be considered to be a UK business if:

(i) it is trading within the UK economy, and
(ii) it has a registered office in the UK, except where the applicant is registered with HM revenue & Customs as self-employed and does not have a business office, and
(iii) it has a UK bank account, and
(iv) it is subject to UK taxation.

(b) Multinational companies that are registered as UK companies with either a registered office or head office in the UK are considered to be UK businesses for the purposes of Tables 4, 5 and 6.

(c) Subject to (d) below, a business will only be considered to be a “new” business for the purposes of Tables 5 and 6 if it was established no earlier than 12 months before the start of a period throughout which the applicant has had continuous leave as a Tier 1 (Entrepreneur) Migrant, and which includes the applicant’s last grant of leave. (For these purposes continuous leave will not be considered to have been broken if any of the circumstances set out in paragraphs 245AAA(a)(i) to (iii) of these Rules apply.)

(d) If the applicant held entry clearance or leave to remain as a Tier 1 (Graduate Entrepreneur) Migrant no more than 28 days before the application which led to the start of the period of continuous leave as a Tier 1 (Entrepreneur) Migrant referred to in (c) above, a business will only be considered to be a “new” business for the purposes of Tables 5 and 6 if it was established no earlier than 24 months before the start of the period in (c).

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Tier 1 Entrepreneur- Definition of Full/Part Time Job Creation

49. A full time job is one involving at least 30 hours of work a week. Two or more part time jobs that add up to 30 hours a week will count as one full time job, and may score points in Tables 5 and 6, if both jobs exist for at least 12 months. However, one full time job of more than 30 hours work a week will not count as more than one full time job. If jobs are being combined, the employees being relied upon must be clearly identified by the applicant in their application. Jobs that have existed for less than 12 months cannot be combined together to make up a 12 month period.

50. Where the applicant’s last grant of entry clearance or leave to enter or remain was as a Tier 1 (Entrepreneur) Migrant, the jobs must have existed for at least 12 months during the period of the most recent grant of leave. A single job need not consist of 12 consecutive months (for example it could exist for 6 months in one year and 6 months the following year) providing it is the same job (different jobs that have existed for less than 12 months cannot be combined together to make up a 12 month period) and the jobs need not exist at the date of application, provided they existed for at least 12 months during the period of the most recent grant of leave.

51. The jobs must comply with all relevant UK legislation including, but not limited to, the national Minimum Wage and the Working Time Directive.

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Tier 1 Entrepreneurial Teams- Requirements for Claiming Points

Entrepreneurial Teams: Notes

52. Two applicants, and no more than two applicants, may claim points for the same investment and business activity in Tables 4, 5 or 6 providing the following requirements are met.

Requirements:

(a) The applicants have equal level of control over the funds and/or the business or businesses in question;

(b) The applicants are both shown by name in each other’s applications and in the specified evidence required in the relevant table; and

(c) Neither applicant has previously been granted leave as a Tier 1 (Entrepreneur) Migrant on the basis of investment and/or business activity linked in this way with any applicant other than each other if the same funds are being relied on as in a previous application.

53.

(a)No points will be awarded for funds that are made available to any individual other than the applicant, except:

(i) under the terms of paragraph 52 above; or
(ii) where the money is held in a joint account with the applicant’s spouse, civil partner or partner (defined as a person who has been living together with the applicant in a relationship akin to a marriage or civil partnership for at least two years prior to the date of application), and that spouse or partner is not (or is not applying to be) another Tier 1 (Entrepreneur) Migrant.

(b)No points will be awarded for investment and business activity shared with another Tier 1 (Entrepreneur) applicant, except under the terms of paragraph 52 above.

(c) If the applicant is not the sole partner or director in the business, he must state:

(i) the names of the other partners or directors,
(ii) whether any of the other partners or directors are also Tier 1 (Entrepreneur) Migrants, and
(iii) if so:

(1) the dates they became partners or directors,
(2) whether they are applying under the provisions in paragraph 52 above, and
(3) if they have made (or are making at the same time) an application in which they claimed points for creating jobs, the names of the jobholders in question.

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AMP | Attributes for Tier 1 Entrepreneur- Immigration Rules Appendix A

Related: Requirements for Tier 1 Entrepreneur Applications, Extensions and ILR, Appendix B: English Language, and Appendix C: Maintenance Funds via Immigration Rules Appendix A: attributes – Immigration Rules – Guidance – GOV.UK

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