In June the Tier 2 visa cap for 2015 was reached, causing an ongoing application backlog. While you still may be facing a wait if you’re trying to get a skilled visa, we have some good news if your profession appears on the skills shortage list: UK Visas and Immigration (UKVI) will consider you a […]
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The Home Office recently announced a number of changes to the UK’s immigration rules, most of which took effect from 6 April 2014, with many coming into effect on 1 July 2014.
As many applicants bemoan increased tightening by UK immigration authorities, 1st Contact says options are not as few and far between as many perceive. In light of the recent increased stringency in the changes to the Tier 1 Visa, the Tier 2 is becoming a preferable option for many highly skilled professionals. “The Tier 2 […]