Tier 2 (General)

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Tier 2 (General) guidance:

[Insert personal address of applicant] [Insert Home Office address where application is being sent] [Insert date] Dear [insert organisation name] [Insert name and date of...

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Eligible children of 'relevant Points-Based System migrants' (relevant PBS migrants) are able to accompany or join their parent in the UK and extend their stay in that...

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Checklist of supporting documents for entry clearance Format for translations Any documents not in English or Welsh must be accompanied by the version in its original...

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A. All categories: information available from all applicants' passports QuestionsNotesResponses First name(s) as stated in your passport Last/family name(s) as stated in...

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Checklist of supporting documents for leave to remain Format for translations Any documents not in English or Welsh must be accompanied by a translation which includes:...

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A. All categories: information available from all applicants' passports and (if relevant) Biometric Residence Permits QuestionsNotesResponses Full name as stated in your...

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This Practice Note examines the key common requirements for indefinite leave to remain (also known as ILR or settlement) applications in work-related categories in the...

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I am pleased to enclose a letter from the Home Office which confirms that you [and your [wife OR husband OR partner]] [and your children] have been granted indefinite...

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This Practice Note considers the options available for non-EEA nationals who intend to come to the UK to undertake a period of academic research. It should be noted that...

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Background In December 2015, the Migration Advisory Committee (MAC), an independent non-departmental public body which provides advice to the government on immigration...

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The partner of a ‘relevant Points-Based System migrant’ (relevant PBS migrant), or of an Appendix W migrant, is able to accompany or join the main applicant in the UK and...

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An employer will be required to carry out a Resident Labour Market Test (also referred to as RLMT) before they can apply for a restricted Certificate of Sponsorship...

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The schedule of absences spreadsheets below may be used by Lexis®PSL Immigration subscribers to calculate a person’s absences from the UK for the purposes of various...

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This Practice Note examines the key issues of entry clearance and leave to remain applications for non-European Economic Area (EEA) nationals being sponsored under the...

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The Tier 2 (General) category enables UK employers with an appropriate sponsor licence with the Home Office to recruit or continue to employ skilled non-European Economic...

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This Practice Note details the categories from which a non-EEA national can apply for leave to remain in the Tier 2 (General) category and the additional requirements for...

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The statutory rules governing the annual accounts and reports of small companies (other than micro-entities) are set out in: • Part 15 of the Companies Act 2006 (CA 2006)...

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Sponsored migrants are prohibited under the Immigration Rules from changing their sponsor or the duties and responsibilities or remuneration of their current job under...

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From 6 November 2014, applications for leave to enter and remain in the Tier 2 (General) and Tier 2 (Intra-Company Transfer) categories have been subject to several...

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Almost all applicants under Tier 2 (General) are required to obtain 10 points for English language skills. The exception to this is where an applicant is sponsored as a...

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A. Information required The following information will assist us to complete a Certificate of Sponsorship (CoS) on the Sponsorship Management System, if relevant. For...

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A. Additional documents for main applicant Criminal record certificate(s).An original or scanned criminal record certificate issued by the relevant authority for each...

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A. Additional documents for main applicant Evidence for maintenance Any combination of A, B or C should be provided. All should cover a consecutive 90-day period ending...

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Eligibility For applications submitted on or after 6 April 2017, a person with current or last granted leave under Tier 2 (General) will be eligible to apply for...

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This checklist details the copy documents that must be kept on the sponsor’s file for a Tier 2 (General) employee in accordance with the Home Office Tiers 2 & 5 Sponsor...

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You have now been granted entry clearance (a visa) until [insert date] in the Tier 2 (General) category. This entry clearance enables you to work in the UK for that...

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You have now been granted leave to remain until [insert date] under Tier 2 (General). This leave enables you to work in the UK for that period for [insert name of...

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The eligibility criteria for Tier 2 (General) have changed on numerous occasions since the category was opened in late 2008. Some key changes from 6 April 2012 are set...

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A. Additional documents for main applicant Evidence of your finances and salary Please provide both A and B covering the last three months, with the most recent document...

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[To be typed on original letter-headed paper of employer including its name and logo] [Insert address of employer] [Insert Home Office address where application is being...

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