How to Obtain a UK Work Permit

If you’re interested in moving to the UK for employment, you need to obtain a Tier 2 UK work permit. You do not require a Work Permit if you're from the EU. If you have in demand or particular skill sets this is much easier for your prospective employer to have approved.Particular in fields such as oil and gas, telecommunications, business analysis, software development, testing or IT project management.

Obtain UK Work Permits

How to find Sponsorship for a UK Work Permit

Employers will happily sponsor you for a work permit during the time you’re on staff, which means you can use the same sponsor through your entire stay. They take responsibility for your presence in the country and confirm that you’ll be earning a wage, paying tax and social security.

Sponsored Work Permit in the UK

Do You Need Anything Else to Get a UK Work Permit?

There are a few simple requirements for getting your UK work permit. Aside from sponsorship, you also need to be earning over £20,000 per annum, understand the language and have maintenance funds in your bank account. You submit your application along with the fee and documents to prove your qualifications, employment history and copies of any previous work permits.

IT Consultancy Work Permit UK

UK Companies that Sponsor Work Permits

How Can We Help You Obtain a UK Work Permit?

We are partners with numerous UK consultancies, and we have a detailed knowledge of the services they provide and their specialisations. If you’re having trouble getting a UK work permit, we may be able to help you find a company that can sponsor consultants in your field. We’re just here to give advice, and we’ll check with the experts if you have any questions about the rules and regulations governing work permits or tax in the UK. There is no charge whatsoever for our service, and no obligation. 

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