This application is for those who want to stay in the UK without any time restrictions. ILR is only granted after an applicant has already been in the UK for a certain period of time. An individual will need to have spent 5 years’ residence requirement before gaining a right to apply except they are applying under the 2 or 3-year settlement routes.
An applicant who is currently on Tier 1 Investor and applying for ILR must-
- have a knowledge of Life in the UK
- satisfy the suitability requirements- e.g. no criminal convictions
- Not have spent more than 180 days in any 12 consecutive months outside the UK
- Not have overstayed their visa/period of leave except by a period of 28 days
The visa specific requirement will depend on when the original investor visa was granted. Please contact us to examine your particular circumstance.