Global relocation for extraordinary talents and achievers

Check eligibility in minutes. Receive in-depth advisory. Get the UK Global Talent Visa, or the US O-1 Visa. Relocate or expand. Thrive.

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Moving your team or self, starting a new venture or business expansion

Traavu has the most effective solutions to save you time, money and simplify your process.

Eligibility Assessment

Save time by calculating your chances of getting endorsed using our test app.

Advanced Matrix

We build your confidence by deep-diving into your experience, matching them to the endorsement criteria.

Full Application Support

We assist you with the storytelling, redrafting of all evidence, and referral validation.

Bespoke documents

Access letters and statements specifically written for you, and unique only to you


We review, advice on non-endorsements, and write appeals for non-endorsed applicants

Learning Centre

Access exclusive materials and community for key info to start your relocation journey


Open new bank accounts, simplify your financial journey, send / change money


Register a business, accounting, office address


Migrate your credit history. Build your credit score

Global Talent Visa benefits are immense

The Tier-1 visa presents enormous gains over all other kinds of UK visa programmes, and this is why top tech professionals, entrepreneurs and founders are choosing it.

You can choose how long your visa is for, up to 5 years
Travel abroad and return to the UK
Be an employee, self-employed and a director of a company or study or all of the above
Change or stop doing your job anytime without notifying the Home Office
Bring your partner and children with you as your ‘dependants’
Your ‘dependants’ could work, start a business or study.
There are no language, minimum salary or job eligibility requirements.

How we assist you in obtaining your visa in 4 steps.

Calculate your eligibility

Begin your journey by taking a test on our data-directed grading tool which calculates and predicts your eligibility with 99% precision

Advanced Matrix Matching

Assisted guidance in matching your experience, expertise to the required endorsing criteria. Development of evidence road map

Developing your narrative

Methodical guidance that enables distinct narration. Intelligent evaluations, with automated recommendations.

Pre-submission Review

Double-verification of narratives, and in-depth review of documents by our experienced advisors to assure quality

Why It Matters

Data-driven decision making

We are giving you the ability to swiftly predict your eligibility in a matter of minutes, thus assisting you in understanding the gaps hampering your application readiness.

Our Eligibility Engine provides you insights on your gaps and suggests actions you can take to fill them.

Calculate your Eligibility

Time Savings

AI-Guided Advisor

This mode saves you time and increases your productivity by 97%. Our AI advisor gives you smart suggestions ensuring you do less, and save time.

With the data from your assessment, it points in the right direction by writing you a personalised advisory, suggesting actions, activities that can help you improve your readiness, making your journey pleasant and less rigorous.

Quality Assurance

Ironclad Verification

From referees, statements, evidence and references, our advisors triple-verify every single detail to validate that they meet the highest standards as required by the endorsing body.

Through a combination of methods, we ensure a high degree of certainty on the submittables.

Choose the plan that's right for you

Simple pricing. No hidden fees. Advanced features for you business.


You can customize your package by selecting from our range of service offerings.

  • Upto 3 Hour Exploratory Session
  • Criteria Selection Advisory
  • Evidence Storytelling Suggestion
  • 3 Hour Midpoint Document Review
  • 15 Evidence Document Review
  • Application Matrix / Blueprint
  • 2 Hour Pre Submission Review


  • Self-service
  • Faster self-assessment
  • Sample Personal Statement Models
  • Checklist roadmap explainer
  • AI guided Advisor
  • Access to proprietary resources
  • Case resource (pdf, videos)
  • Self submission


  • Upto 2 months full support
  • Proof-of-work discovery
  • Assisted checklist roadmap
  • Allocated personal administrator
  • Access to proprietary resources
  • Developed case review only
  • Submission support


  • Up to 4 months full support
  • Proof-of-work discovery
  • Assisted checklist roadmap
  • Allocated personal administrator
  • Access to proprietary resources
  • Full case development assistance
  • Submission support

Frequently Asked Questions

If you can not find the answer to your question here, proceed to our full FAQ page. Also you can always contact us or email us. We will answer you shortly!

Visa Questions

You can switch to the Global Talent visa whilst in the UK on another visa, however you cannot apply to switch if You are on a Visit, Short-term Student, Parent of a Child Student, Seasonal Worker, Domestic Worker in a Private Household visa or Immigration Bail Visa. You must leave the UK and apply for a Global Talent visa from abroad if you’re in one of these categories.

No, having a job offer is not a requirement for eligibility. However, you must provide a clear plan of your activities and how you will contribute to the UK's digital economy in your personal statement (up to 1000 words) which is an important part of the application process.

Eligibility for ILR may be possible under this visa route. The qualifying period varies based on the criteria under which the visa was granted, either Exceptional Talent (3 years) or Exceptional Promise (5 years).

The Tech Nation Visa is open to applicants in both technical and business roles. The technology sector is constantly evolving, so there is no strict limit on role types or specializations. A list of suitable and unsuitable roles is provided in our guide as a reference.
Application Questions

It costs £623 to apply to the UK Home office for this visa..

If you’re applying based on an endorsement, you’ll pay the £623 in two parts:

  • £456 when you apply for the endorsement
  • £167 when you apply for the visa itself

If applying based on an eligible award, you’ll pay the full £623.

Including your partner or children in your application, they’ll each need to pay £623.

You’ll also pay the healthcare surcharge - this is £624 per year for each person applying.

Traavu’s services can get you ready to apply in 3 weeks.

Once you’ve applied online, and provided your documents, you’ll usually get a decision on your visa within:

  • 3 weeks, if you’re outside the UK
  • 8 weeks, if you’re inside the UK

Yes, we are able to provide you guidance on your application, and supporting documents. To start your journey, Check your eligibility using our app or contact sales.

Tech Nation offers fast-tracking for applicants accepted into a recognized UK accelerator program, with most decisions made within 3 weeks. The application should clearly show plans for the UK beyond the accelerator program. This option is not available for previous accelerator alumni.

Why talents and teams are choosing Traavu

What they are saying

As a Founder and Angel Investor, I have seen firsthand the impact Traavu's services can have on a business looking to expand to the UK. Their expertise in the Global Talent Visa Program application is very essential to the tech companies seeking access to the European market. I highly recommend Traavu.

Osifo Francis

Traavu exceeded my expectations in every way. They expertly navigated me through the application process, providing top-notch support and invaluable resources that saved me time and stress. Getting endorsed for the Exceptional Talent was the icing on the cake

Damilola Fasawe-Aderinto

I have nothing but good things to say. Traavu made my application and endorsement a breeze. They were a huge help throughout the process; I couldn't have done it without them. I highly recommend Traavu to anyone looking to move their personel, or teams.

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