the Tier 1 (Investor) route is being reformed following recommendations from the Migration Advisory Committee. The minimum investment threshold will be raised from £1m to £2m. The government will also consult further on what sort of investment the route should encourage in order to deliver real economic benefits, and other improvements to the route. A consultation document will be published in due course.
The changes announced on 16 October 2014 by the Home Office. Tier 1 (Investor) Visa route come into effect on 6 November 2014.
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