Start a business in the UK investing at least GBP 200,000 and employing two UK residents.
For nationals of the following Countries you do not need to invest GBP 200,000 or create employment: Bulgaria, The Czech Republic, Estonia, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia. Please see details on our "Working in the UK under the EEA Assocation Agreement" page.
Also, if you are a lawyer practising in non UK law you are not subject to the above investment requirements. If you fall into this category please go to the General Immigration Form.