Already have a visa

Can I take up self-employment?

Your visa conditions will note whether this is possible. Or look for a different visa - read here for more information.

Option A: Check your visa conditions

If you have a work visa with open work conditions, you can be self-employed.

Otherwise, your visa will explain the types of work you can do.

Option B: Apply for a different visa

We have visas that let you start or invest in a business.

Explore business or invest visas