We've helped hundreds of contractors get sponsored

"I wanted to start contracting in London and needed to get a work visa. Contractor Taxation referred me to one of their partners. Within 6 weeks my Tier 2 Visa was approved and 2 weeks later I was working for a bank in London!" Mark W, Software Developer.


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UK Work Visa for Australians

Do you work in IT / Finance / Engineering / Telecommunications?

We have a toolkit to help you find an English contract and we’re giving it to you for FREE.

Did you know:
Over the last quarter the average rate for UK contractors increased to £31.25 per hour. Why? One big reason is increased regulation and compliance for London Banks and insurance firms. More regulation = new IT systems = lots of contracts in Britain for Australian IT consultants with experience in financial services!
 
Now is a great time to get a Work Visa:
There are more than 1725 additional Tier 2 work permits available for registered sponsoring employers every month and the UKBA have approved EVERY sponsorship application since April 2011. Our partners are registered English Companies that Sponsor Work Visas and can process a new application in just 2 weeks (max 6 weeks). Even better - if you are on a Tier 1 (HSMP) or Tier 2 (ICT) visa we can process your application in-country. This means you don’t have to leave the UK to activate your new visa!

We process a lot of Australian Tier 5 visa holders who are contracting in the UK and want to stay longer. As a Tier 5 visa holder you will need to leave the UK and get a new "Entry Clearance" in order to switch onto a Tier 2, but the process is very straightforward and can take as little as 2 weeks. If you want to know more about switching from a Tier 5 to a Tier 2 you can contact us on our form or have a look at our Tier 5 Transfer Guide.


Ask us for Free Information on Employers for UK Work Visas.
 
All you need to get sponsored by one of our partners is a contract for 3 months or more that pays at least £300 per day. The permit lasts 3 years and is extendable another 2 years so you can use it to get Indefinite Leave to Remain (ILR = UK permanent residency). Your sponsor will handle your work permit, invoicing, tax and payment. All you have to do is go to work, fill in your timesheets and watch the money roll in!
 
You’ll be working in London, earning ££££ and living the life. You can catch the train to Paris for a night OR go to a show in the West End OR fly to Italy for a long weekend OR soak up the galleries and museums and history. Anyway you get the picture… contracting in England is a fun adventure!
 

Sounds easy… so how do you get a contract and get sponsored?


Here’s what you do:
Step 1: Fill in the form to give us your basic details and we'll also send you the toolkit (it’s FREE).
Step 2: We will respond by email giving you advice straight away and possibly asking further questions to make sure its a good match. You can ask us any questions you like (still FREE!) and we'll talk through your options with you. If you like any of the options we suggest then we can introduce you to the providers.
Step 3: Setup an automatic google spreadsheet that will pull in jobs to apply for and recruiters you should register with.
Step 4: Fine tune your CV and covering email
Step 5: Start applying for contract jobs
Step 6: Contact us when you have a contract offer and we can start the sponsorship process.

Our FREE UK Contract Job Search Toolkit includes 5 great tools:

1)Formatting your CV for the UK market
Including tips for highlighting your strengths

2) Crafting emails that make you stand out from the crowd
Get noticed by Recruiters

3) Using google automation to build a list of relevant English recruiters
Target Recruitment Agents specialised in your area

4) UK payroll calculator
Estimate your earnings

5) A list of the most popular jobsites for finding work in UK
Easy access to a wide range of jobs

What is the next step?
Fill the form to get started