UK Tier 2 Visas Overview

Tier 2 visas are for non-EEA skilled workers who will be employed in the UK by a sponsoring employer. This is now the primary route for UK employers wishing to bring skilled workers to the UK from outside the EEA. The employer MUST have a Tier 2 Sponsor Licence and the employee must have a Certificate of Sponsorship issued by the employer.

Tier 2 Visa Categories

There are 4 types of Tier 2 Visa categories:

The role that will be performed must be of a skilled nature and paid at the appropriate rate, as defined by the relevant codes of practice.

If your application is urgent and you will be applying in the UK then we can offer Same Day Visa Processing at the Croydon PEO or Priority Service applications processed within a week or so. Contact us for further information.

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