Visas

Endorsements, typically on a passport, which allow the bearer to enter into or pass through a country or region.

Tier 2 - Sponsored UK Work Permit Information

All Tier 2 Work Visas (or UK Work Permits) require employer sponsorship; your stay in the UK depends on that employment. The Tier 2 General Visa is valid for three years, and is renewable for a further two. If you’re looking for sponsorship, you should first assess the market demand for your skillset. You can also consult our job seeker kit to find work that can help with sponsorship.

Immigration and Work Permits

Organising Work Permits in Switzerland is a complicated process with a great deal or administration and paperwork. The rules are regularly updated to reflect market conditions and government policy. We try to keep our information up to date as much as possible but we rely heavily on our local partners who are the specialists.

Case Studies

Study 1 - The Consultant: Kurt M, an SAP consultant from New Zealand, was offered a lucrative 12 month assignment in Madrid working for a consulting company. But neither the recruitment agency based in London, nor the consulting company’s local office were willing to organise a Spanish Work Visa for Kurt and his family.

Work Permits & Immigration

Organising Work Permits in Spain as a contractor can be a difficult process with a lot of paperwork. The rules are regularly updated to reflect market conditions and government policy. We try to keep our information up to date as much as possible but we rely heavily on our local partners who are the specialists. If you aren't able to find the information you want on how you can contract in Spain please contact us with your circumstances and we can always assist you.

Work Permits & Immigration

Citizens of EU countries, Liechtenstein, Iceland and Norway do not require work permits in order to contract in France. All other nationalities must obtain French Work Permits. Organising Work Permits for contractors in France can be a difficult and painstaking process.

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Contractor Management Company

A contractor management company (CMC) provides outsourcing of payroll, workers' compensation, human resources and employee benefits administration. They are specialised in dealing with contractors, freelancers and interim workers. They can also arrange work permits and work visas for qualified international candidates. To summarise they are a packaged solution for ensuring compliance with tax, employment and immigration law.