Isle of Man Innovator Visa

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What is the Isle of Man Innovator Visa?

The Isle of Man Innovator Visa programme is based on the UK's Innovator Visa programme but with additional benefits specific to the Isle of Man. Typically, the Isle of Man Innovator Visa programme has been designed for experienced entrepreneurs who wish to establish innovative and viable businesses in the respective region. This programme requires applicants to have a credible business plan, access to investment funds, ability to speak English and endorsement from the Isle of Man’s Department for Enterprise.

Requirements & Eligibility for the Isle of Man Innovator Visa Programme

To be considered under this Visa category, you must show that:

  • You are over the age of 18;
  • Your business idea has been endorsed by the Department for Enterprise
  • You have a minimum of £50,000 to invest in a new business or £200,000 to invest in an existing innovative business
  • You have savings of £945 held in your account for 90 days
  • You are a credible Applicant
  • You have an English Language ability at a minimum level of B2

What Documents are needed for the Isle of Man Innovator Visa?

Below are the type of documents that would be needed for this Visa. This is not a definitive list, as you may be required to provide additional documentation depending on your circumstances. You should therefore look to provide the following:

  • A current passport or other valid travel identification.
  • An Endorsement Letter issued by the Department for Enterprise
  • Business Plan
  • Bank Statements
  • English Language Certificate
  • TB Test Certificate

Key Benefits of the Isle of Man Innovator Visa with Cranbrook Legal

  • Route to British Citizenship following Residency Period
  • Spouse and Children can join you
  • Isle of Man is part of the UK Common Area
  • Business benefits including 0% Corporation Tax

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How can we help you under the Isle of Man Innovator Visa?

  • We assess your Business idea/concept
  • We present your idea to the Endorsing Body
  • We prepare and submit your Visa Application
  • We prepare strong and detailed legal representations
  • We can assist with Settlement and Nationality Applications in the future
  • We are UK qualified lawyers who are authorised and regulated by the SRA

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1. Am I suitable for an Innovator Visa?

An ideal applicant for the Innovator Visa will be an experienced businessperson. They will be looking to set up a business in the Isle of Man from scratch or invest in an existing innovative business. This business should be innovative, viable and scalable. This means that the business idea or concept should be a new one and one that can grow without altering the business model.
Yes, your can bring your Partner and Children to the UK. You will need demonstrate that you have sufficient funds to financially maintain them whilst living in the UK.
Yes, we offer an Endorsement Service in which we are able to assist in preparing an endorsement application. Our teams, through affiliate Partners have access to the Department for Enterprise.
You can apply, however this will likely lead to a refusal of your Visa Application.
Yes. Our team work with affiliate Partners to ensure that you have a bespoke business plan covering all the important aspects of your business. Given our experience in these types of application, we know what the Endorsing Body is looking for.
Yes, it is possible to switch into this category from within the UK as long as your last leave to remain was under the Start Up Visa, Tier 1 Entrepreneur or Graduate Entrepreneur or UK Skilled Worker Visa.
Yes. You must be able to demonstrate that you have investment funds of £200,000 and that you can enhance the Business through your experience/skills.
Yes, you can apply as part of a team of innovators. Each applicant will however need their own individual Endorsement and demonstrate their own investment funds of £50,000.

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