Tier 2 replaces the old Work Permit Scheme and relates to those who have a sponsoring employer in the UK.
Tier 2 (General)
Those eligible will either fall within a shortage occupation or have an employer who cannot fill the position with a British or EEA worker:
- Attributes; 50 points
- Maintenance; 10 points
- English Language; 10 points
“We would like to thank you for all your hard work and help in obtaining a Tier 2 Visa for myself and my family.Your support is greatly appreciated.The service we received has been excellent and all the team members are very professional”
An applicant can receive up to a maximum of 3 years or the period of engagement following an initial application.
Tier 2 (Minister of Religion), (Sportsperson) & Intra- Company Transfer)
These are specific categories and would not be used for general immigration to the UK.