How to expand to the UK

Every year the UK government helps thousands of businesses expand to the UK. Therefore, we can answer common questions on visas, tax breaks and hiring skilled workers.

Highly skilled workforce

A deep pool of talent with top technical training, plus graduates from some of the best universities in the world.

Competitive taxes

Our business-friendly tax is the lowest in the G20, and our taxation rules are simple to understand.

Financial incentives

Access a market of over 60 million people, support for research and development and tax relief to encourage investment - the UK has many schemes to help your business grow.

Establish your UK business base

Understand how to establish a base for your business in the UK.

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Guides on expanding to the UK

UK tax and incentives

The UK has simple, clear laws helping make it the ninth easiest place to do business in the world, according to the World Bank.

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Our teams are located in UK embassies, high commissions and consulates in cities around the world.

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