After Brexit, how attractive is the UK investor visa?

The pandemic has shaken up investment visa programmes. In Wealth Briefing, members of our immigration team (ranked Band 1, Chambers UK 2021) look at the current market, what has changed for HNW’s in the EU, and where it leaves UK attractiveness.

Noting that the number of Tier 1 investor visas issued in the UK has fallen in the past year, Chetal Patel and Matthew James summarise the answers to a range of questions HNW individuals may have following Brexit.

The article covers:

  • The benefits of an investor visa
  • Where new applicants are coming from
  • How Brexit will change residency options for EU HNWs

Click here to read the full article on Wealth Briefing.

If you would like to speak to Chetal or Matthew about Tier 1 investor visas, you are welcome to contact them here.


This information is necessarily of a general nature and doesn’t constitute legal advice. This is not a substitute for formal legal advice, given in the context of full information under an engagement with Bates Wells.

All content on this page is correct as of February 12, 2021.