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The UK Residency by Investment

For Residency by Investment Program an individual needs to invest as well as stay inside the UK for 5 years of period. Moreover they need to fulfil other criteria as well like English language skills etc. Below are the initial requirements for this program.

Maintain and accommodate yourself and any dependents without taking employment (outside of self-employment or business).

Make the U.K. your main home. Investors will need to spend at least 50 percent of their time in the U.K. (six out of 12 months) to maintain visa status.


Applicants must invest no less than 75 percent of the specified investment amount in the U.K. by way of U.K. government bonds, share capital or loan capital in active and trading U.K.-registered companies. The remaining 25 percent must be invested in the U.K. either by purchasing assets or by depositing the funds in a U.K.-regulated financial institution.

For Residency by Investment an Individual need to invest GBP 2 million and stay in the UK for at least 5 years.

The UK Residency by Investment


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This residency program leads to Citizenship. Individuals who have lived in the U.K. for five or more years are eligible to apply for U.K. citizenship as long as they meet the following residency requirements:

  • Be absent from the country for no more than 90 days (three months) in the 12 months preceding the application. The total number of days spent outside the U.K. for the entire five-year qualifying period should not exceed 450 days (i.e. three months of every year, or 75 percent of one’s time).
  • Be of good moral character and not in breach of any immigration laws.
  • Demonstrate a good knowledge of U.K. life and culture, as well as a basic level of English, Welsh or Scottish Gaelic languages.
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