What is the minimum stake I need to buy in an existing company (as a percentage) - assuming that it invest 200,000 pounds and also become a director in the company. Would a
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Thank you for your question. The eligibility criteria for a Tier 1 (Entrepreneur) Visa are quite strict. You usually need to invest either £50,000 or £200,000 in an existing company or start your own business and become a director of that organisation. You are also obliged to pass the 'genuine entrepreneur' test and present a clear business plan documenting how your skills can be used to grow the company. It is likely that you will be able to draw a salary from the company in the manner of a normal director.
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Posted on Thursday, 01 December, 2016