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14 03, 2017

UKVI announces Priority change of circumstances service for Tier 2 Sponsors

By | 2018-03-19T08:58:58+00:00 March 14th, 2017|Categories: Tier 2, Tier 2 (General), Tier 2 (Intra Company Transfer), Tier 2 Priority Applications, UK Visa News|Tags: |

Tier 2 A rated sponsors would benefit from a new Priority Change of Circumstance Service introduced by UK Immigration. Launched in 7 November, 2016, the service enables Tier 2 sponsor companies to submit an application for four types of change of circumstance requests for faster consideration, including: In year, Unrestricted Certificate of Sponsorship (CoS) allocation. [...]

12 03, 2017

Brexit effect: London wants a work permit of its own

By | 2018-03-19T09:02:52+00:00 March 12th, 2017|Categories: UK Skilled Workers Visa, UK Visa News|Tags: |

Sadiq Khan says plans for post-Brexit ‘London work permits’ are being 'discussed with the government' The London Mayor said plans for a tailored deal on immigration into post-Brexit London are being discussed. The London Mayor, who has previously urged the government to delay triggering Article 50, reportedly said plans for a tailored deal on immigration [...]

10 03, 2017

Britain’s conundrum: Mobility Vs Free trade

By | 2018-03-19T09:04:21+00:00 March 10th, 2017|Categories: Student visitor, Tier 2 (Intra Company Transfer), UK Skilled Workers Visa, UK Visa News|Tags: , |

Theresa May visited India in Nov 2016 accompanied by a large business delegation. The offensive was to secure trade deals to bolster trade post Brexit. To put things in perspective India is the third biggest investor in the UK, the second biggest creator of private sector jobs in the UK and the UK is the [...]

7 03, 2017

UK Tier 2 Visa – Amends to the Certificate of sponsorship start dates

By | 2018-03-19T09:16:04+00:00 March 7th, 2017|Categories: Tier 2 (General), Tier 2 (Intra Company Transfer)|Tags: |

The Home Office has issued new guidance on the CoS start date that Tier 2 sponsors need to take in to account when considering the start date for employment in the UK for Tier 2 employees. The start date given on the CoS must be the date that the migrant employee will start working for [...]

6 03, 2017

Immigration Skills Charge – 2017 : Tier 2 Visas – what you need to know

By | 2018-03-19T09:19:19+00:00 March 6th, 2017|Categories: Tier 2, Tier 2 (General), Tier 2 (Intra Company Transfer)|Tags: |

1) What You Need to Know About Immigration Skills Charge We had reported last year of the changes that the UK government would introduce for Tier 2 visas (Read: UK Government announces changes to Tier 2 program from April 2017). The Govt. has announced that pending Parliamentary Approval Immigration Skills Charge will apply from [...]