60. Tier 1 (Entrepreneur) Migrants: entry clearance.

The Tier 1 (Entrepreneur) Migrant route is for migrants who wish to establish, join or take over one or more businesses in the United Kingdom1.

All migrants arriving in the United Kingdom and wishing to enter as a Tier 1 (Entrepreneur) Migrant must have a valid entry clearance for entry under this route; otherwise entry will be refused2. To qualify for entry clearance as a Tier 1 (Entrepreneur) Migrant, an applicant must meet the following requirements3:


    (1)     the applicant must not fall for refusal under the general grounds for refusal4;


    (2)     the applicant must have the requisite number of points