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Does the Innovator visa lead to settlement/ILR in the UK?

Unlike the Start-up visa, you are able to apply for indefinite leave to remain (ILR) after three years spent in the UK.

There are other eligibility requirements for ILR which you should be aware of. Please contact our immigration specialists for further information to ensure that you are eligible for ILR whilst holding your Innovator visa.

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