Sole Representative Visa UK is for those companies who wants to extend their business in abroad or in UK. These companies are allowed to send one representative to UK so that he can do market research, registering the company or open a branch or subsidiary in UK.
Representative person must have similar experience in setting up branches for the company as well relevant knowledge and experience is required. He can make decision on day to day basis and he cannot be the director of company or major shareholder in the company.
Eligibility to apply for Visa-
• Applicant should apply outside from EEA
• Must knowledge of English language
• He must financially maintained and should not access of public funds
• He must cleared the entry as sole representative before entering in UK
UK Partner Visa-
UK Partner Visa is known as spouse visa or civil partner. They allow the partner to live and work together in UK.
Eligibility-
• One of the partners should be the British citizen or settled in UK.
• Both the partner should be above 18 years and legally married or undergone a civil partnership registration.
• Both should have subsisting relationship with each other.
• Unmarried partner may apply for UK partner visa if they have lived together for 2 years and should be genuine and continuing.
• To apply partner visa financial requirement and English language knowledge is required.
Financial requirement- In this, applicants saving can be considered. It may include cash saving, income or combination of both. It also depends on the no of children. It may vary in case of dependent children.
• For spouse or partner- £18,600
• Your spouse or partner- £22,400
• Each additional child- £2,400
Initial duration of stay in UK-
In case of spouse/ civil partner-Initially it is granted for 33 months after that you may apply for extension of partner visa of 30 months. Later on they can settle in UK after 5 years.
In case of fiancé, it is granted for 6 months later on partner can apply for leave as a spouse. Both couple can settle in UK after 5 years.

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Representative person must have similar experience in setting up branches for the company as well relevant knowledge and experience is required. He can make decision on day to day basis and he cannot be the director of company or major shareholder in the company.