Tag: Skilled worker visa

  • Immigration proposals from the second debate

    Immigration proposals from the second debate

    Prime Minister Rishi Sunak and Opposition Leader Keir Starmer faced their second round of questions of the election campaign last week Tuesday in Grimsby (11.06.24). Tuesday’s Sky News debate presented viewers with a different format. Rather than a traditional head to head debate, Sunak and Starmer were each interviewed separately…

  • Skilled Worker visa FAQs

    Skilled Worker visa FAQs

    What is a Skilled Worker visa? A Skilled Worker visa allows suitably qualified overseas nationals to enter or stay in the UK to perform an eligible job with an approved employer. The employer must be approved by UK Visas and Immigration (UKVI) to sponsor overseas nationals. The sponsor will assign…

  • Changes to the Skilled Worker visa and what they mean for you

    Changes to the Skilled Worker visa and what they mean for you

    On 14 March 2024, the Home Office prepared and laid before Parliament the Statement of Changes. The Minister of State at the Home Office, Tom Pursglove MP, reaffirmed the government’s commitment to reducing net migration. This is to be achieved by tightening up visa requirements and encouraging businesses to invest…

  • Outlining the U.K’s new ‘5 Point Plan’

    Outlining the U.K’s new ‘5 Point Plan’

    What is the 5 Point Plan? On Monday 4 December 2023, the British Home Secretary James Cleverly unveiled a robust proposal to cut net immigration to the U.K in the form of a ‘5 Point Plan’. Apart from the Health and Care Worker Visa reform, which is already in effect,…

  • Top 5 Visas to Work in the UK

    Top 5 Visas to Work in the UK

    The ability to work in the UK is an attractive proposition to many overseas nationals. The Top 5 visas that allow you to work in the UK are as follows:

  • Skilled Worker to a Spouse visa

    Skilled Worker to a Spouse visa

    Clients often contact us about switching visa categories from the the Skilled Worker to the spouse visa route following a change in their circumstances. Here, we summarise the immigration requirements, benefits, and key considerations.