Representative of an Overseas Business, or “Sole Representative” is a UK visa category specifically designed for companies that wish to send one key individual of an overseas company to enter the UK to establish a wholly-owned subsidiary or representative office in the UK for the overseas parent company.
This visa has become a popular option for companies and entrepreneurs with businesses abroad and is one of the most suitable routes for businesses to establish a commercial presence in the UK.
The sole representative visa can be granted to individuals who hold a senior position within a company whose headquarters are outside of the UK.
No investments or minimum salary are required for this type of visa, although there are a set of requirements to be met.
You can apply to come to the UK as a sole representative of an overseas business if you are from outside the UK you are either:
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