Official Endorsing Body

Queensbury endorses Tier 1 Start-up and innovator Visa.

Expert Solutions

We provide a comprehensive service, from formulating your idea, preparation of your business plan, through to assisting you to establish your business and launch your offering. In addition we can offer a host of business, marketing, compliance and financial solutions, including accounts and managed payroll by a fully accredited accounts team. 

Queensbury has been approved by the Home Office as an endorsing body for the Start-up and Innovator visa routes. 

In conjunction with our Incubator, accelerator and pre accelerator programmes we can support you to bring your business idea to reality.

We offer endorsement over a broad range of sectors, so can accept enquiries from a diverse range of applicants. We offer a comprehensive program of support across all aspects of business growth and operations, including funding, mentoring, strategic marketing and networking.

Our programme are tailored to your business and gives you access to our team of professionals, experts and also to potential investment.


Our record

Assisted over 160 business

Over 200 new jobs created

Over £25 million into the UK Economy

Strategy, Business, Legal Specialists

The Start-Up Visa is aimed at new entrepreneurs who want to establish a business in the UK for the first time

The Start-up visas is tailored towards aspiring entrepreneurs who wish to establish themselves in the business world. You will need a business idea which is innovative, viable and scalable, and it must be approved by a Home Office approved endorsing body. You’re not required to have secured any initial funding or show that you have funds to make an initial investment into your business, as there is no specified minimum investment criteria.


The Innovator Visa is aimed at experienced businesspeople seeking to establish a new business in the UK

You will need a business idea which is innovative, viable and scalable, approved and supported by an endorsing body. You are expected to present a fresh and novel business idea. There is a specified minimum investment criterion of £50,000 that you are expected to have access to (through your own funds or a third party). The funds can already be shown as invested in your business. 

Our flexible and individually tailored Incubator programme covers a wide range of key topics such as: Finance, Marketing, Operations, Business Development and much, much, more. Our goal is to make the process as easy as possible.

With professional support, mentoring and access to a wide range of industry knowledge, our programme helps you identify your goals, crystallise your idea and focuses on delivering the support to establish and realise the business, product or concept.

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Whether you are looking to set-up a business, invest in property, or just expand your horizons Queensbury has a product that could assist.

We work with clients to develop the optimal solution to meet your requirements and work with potential investors and opportunities in the UK, Europe, Dubai, Africa, the the Middle East and Asia many other jurisdictions.

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Although we have immigration capabilities we do not offer legal immigration services for the Start-up or Innovator Visa routes

Our application process

  • Make Contact
    Using our application form, get in touch with us
  • Initial meeting
    One of our team will arrange to meet with you to go through your proposition
  • Send us more information
    After our initial meeting, we will ask you to send more information
  • Pitch event
    You will be invited to pitch your idea to a small panel of professionals, who will delve further in depth on your idea and goals
  • Decision
    Our panel will decide how best to assist you. This may be our endorsing route, but also we may steer you down an alternative route
  • Acceptance onto our programme
    If your idea fulfils our criteria, we will onboard you onto our programme and you are on your way to endorsement

First Step: Apply Here- No Fee

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There is NO FEE for an initial review of your startup for the purpose of receiving a government VISA

This application is for a place on our endorsement programme to the U.K government. Receiving an endorsement letter does not guarantee funding.

If you are not ready for an endorsement or you need to further develop your company before you apply, please apply for our Incubator Program instead.

Click Here for Incubator Program Information


Meet the Team Leaders

Richard naylor

Joint Managing Partner

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