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How can I find a Tier 2 or Tier 5 Sponsorship Employer?

Migrants from outside the EEA and EU who wish to work in the UK, need to secure a position with an employer. This is the only way to get a Tier 2 Certificate of Sponsorship (Cos). Unfortunately, not all UK-based employers hold a Tier 2 or a Tier 5...

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How to Become a British Citizen by Marriage

If you are married to a British citizen or in a civil partnership, you might be wondering whether you are eligible for citizenship on the basis of your marriage or civil partnership. Whilst there is no immediate route to citizenship if you are...

Certificates of Sponsorship UK

A Guide to Certificates of Sponsorship for Employers

If UK employers wish to hire non-EEA nationals, they must assign certificates of sponsorship after they have received their sponsorship licence. By law, a prospective employee cannot be hired if the employer has not assigned them a certificate of...

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What is the Surinder Singh Application?

If you have an interest in the field of UK immigration, you have probably heard of the Surinder Singh immigration route. But what exactly is it? Don’t worry, Immigration News has you covered. What is the Surinder Singh Immigration Route? Surinder...

Sponsor Licence UK

Sponsor Licence Application | How to Hire Foreign Workers

UK employers who wish to hire a non-EEA (and non-Swiss) worker must hold a sponsorship licence. The sponsorship licence application process and requirements will be the focus of this guide. We will also take a brief look at certificates of...

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How to work in the UK as a Spouse Visa holder

If you have joined your partner in this country, you may be wondering how to work in the UK as a Spouse Visa holder. The UK Spouse Visa enables individuals from outside the EEA (European Economic Area) to move in the UK to live with their spouse. If...

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How to Become a Student in the UK

The UK is an extremely popular destination for international students. And, understandably so. The UK is a country with a rich history and tradition in education, with some of the oldest and most respected universities in the world. Take the...

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How To Get UK Citizenship by Investment?

UK immigration routes for international investors The UK introduced an immigration route for foreign investors in 1994. In 2008, the government established the Tier 1 Investor and Tier 1 Entrepreneur routes, as part of a new points-based system...

English Language Test

SELT English Language Test for UK Visa Applications

With all UK visa applications, there are requirements which the applicant needs to fulfil. One of the requirements for longer-term UK immigration applications is the English language requirement. In this guide we explain all you need to know about...