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Representative of an Overseas Business

July 16, 2020 202

The immigration rules for this visa route have been changed recently, although the changes were not really major.

The Representative of an Overseas Business visa (often referred to as a “Sole Rep” visa) enables a senior employee of an overseas company to come to the UK, set up a branch or wholly-owned subsidiary of the overseas company, and run it. If things go well it provides a route to settlement for the main applicant and any dependants. And also of course it provides the overseas company with a useful business presence in the UK.

The recent changes to the rules generally reinforce the requirements of genuineness in the application: for example they strengthen the criteria for establishing that the applicant does not have a controlling interest in the overseas company.

But these changes do not create any new principles – they merely serve to tighten up the existing ones.

With forthcoming Brexit, this visa route may acquire enhanced importance. We imagine that companies from the EEA may be able to take advantage of it. EEA nationals will lose the immigration rights that they have at the moment, and they will need to look at other possibilities.

If you would like to know more about this route and the relevant requirements, you are welcome to contact us and arrange a consultation.

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