Although this visa category is now closed (replaced with a Start-up visa), there are still many migrants in the UK on this visa. This category doesn't lead to settlement, and doesn't count with other visas towards settlement when counting 5 years of residence. So, what are the option to extend your stay in the UK?
- Switch to a Talent visa. Currently, it is still Tier 1 (Exceptional Talent) category but it is expected to be replaced by more migrant-friendly and easier-to-use Global Talent visa in 2020. Read more on our website or contact us for updates on the future changes in the UK Immigration Rules.