UK Tier 2 cap on Skilled Worker Visas to be lifted for doctors and nurses

Britain’s Home Office has announced that it will henceforth exclude doctors and nurses from the cap on the Tier 2 Skilled Worker Visa.

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Minimum Pay Threshold for Tier 2 visa holders

To assist Tier 2 Visa holders to ensure that they fulfil the requirements of the Minimum Pay Threshold, we have answered some of the concerns and questions of readers on the topic.

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Intra-Company Transfer to the UK: take an expat career leap in 2018

Not many people are aware that the UK immigration law allows an intra-company transfer of an employee to the UK branch of the organisation. Here’s how…

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UK Tier 2 visa and additional working

Many UK Tier 2 visa workers want to undertake additional or charity work, or study further but are not sure whether doing this is in line with their visa terms.

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So, what is the Tier 2 UK visa?

The Tier 2 Immigration route is one of the most popular ways for non-EU citizens to live and work in the UK.

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UK Immigration Skills Charge to be introduced in April

There are a number of UK immigration changes coming into effect in April 2017. One of these is the introduction of the UK Immigration Skills Charge, as well the annual UK Home Office fee increases.

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Changes to UK Tier 2 Visa confirmed

The UK Government has announced that it is making changes to the Tier 2 Immigration Category. The changes will apply to all applications made on or after 24 November 2016.

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UK Tier 2 Work Permits and the Residence Labour Market Test

The UK Tier 2 Work Permit is still one of the most popular ways for non-EEA nationals to work in the UK. One of the key elements of the Tier 2 Work Permit process is the Resident Labour Market Test. As the consultants at BIC get frequent questions on this process, we have compiled a short guidance for readers on the Resident Labour Market Test.

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Australian job seekers may benefit from new UK visa deal

‘Unintended’ British visa regulations that have had a limiting effect on Australians looking for employment in Britain might soon be altered.

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How to solve a problem like a UK visa?

Aussie volunteers needed to help with our project on Commonwealth visas.

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YOUR SAY: UK visas for Australians a ‘circus of red-tape’

OPINION | Recent comments by Boris Johnson on improving options for Australians to live and work in the UK has struck a chord with many of our readers. NICOLE FULLER argues it’s time to look beyond the attention-grabbing headlines and have a serious debate on the difficulties faced by Australians in obtaining a visa,

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How do I qualify for British citizenship?

ASK THE EXPERT | I have recently arrived in the UK and would like to know; how would I qualify for British citizenship?

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UK Tier 2 Visa: Resident Labour Test – what is this?

ASK THE EXPERT | Apparently the resident labour market test needs to be fulfilled before I can receive a UK Tier 2 Visa. Can you please tell me what this is?

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UK Tier 2 Visa – How will leave be limited?

ASK THE EXPERT | How will the new UK Tier 2 Visa rules limit leave in this category?

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UK Tier 2 Visa – the new rules in 2012

ASK THE EXPERT | I am currently on a UK Tier 2 Visa; please give me a summary of the rule changes.

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