Turkish citizens, through Ankara Agreement may be eligible to get work and residence permit in the UK by:
- starting up a UK business; or
- becoming a shareholder/owner of a previously formed business in the UK
For further information, please contact us.
No fee required for UKVI application.
How long will it take?
You can apply for this visa 3 months before the planned date of travel. If you’re applying from outside the UK, decision may take 12 weeks.
This visa type grants you a 12-month residence and work permit within the UK.
Upon the completion of this term, you can apply to extend your visa for another 3 years and apply to settle in the UK permanently.
What can you do?
- start a new business in the UK
- join an existing business which you will have an active part in running
- switch into this visa from another visa categor
- extend this visa
- bring your family (‘dependants’) with you