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New illegal working guidance: are you at risk?

  • CMS Cameron McKenna
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  • United Kingdom
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  • January 31 2011

The UK Border Agency has recently issued new guidance for employers on the Prevention of Illegal Working

Indefinite leave to remain - consultation on changes announced

  • CMS Cameron McKenna
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  • United Kingdom
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  • June 9 2011

The Government has today launched a public consultation on reforms to work routes leading to settlement with a stated aim of reducing the number of migrants who can qualify for indefinite leave to remain

Statement of intent published for Tier 2 16 February 2011

  • CMS Cameron McKenna
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  • United Kingdom
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  • February 17 2011

An annual quota of 20,700 Certificates of Sponsorship (CoS) for Tier 2 (General) migrants and 1,000 Tier 1 (Exceptional Talent) migrants will commence on 6 April 2011 until April 2012

6 April 2011 - all change for Tier 2

  • CMS Cameron McKenna
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  • United Kingdom
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  • March 24 2011

The new rules for Tier 2 applications come into force on 6 April 2011

Tier 1 General: last chance

  • CMS Cameron McKenna
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  • United Kingdom
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  • January 25 2011

Tier 1 General is an immigration permission for highly skilled migrants which allows an individual to work for any employer in the UK or on a self employed basis (except as a Doctor in Training

Statement of intent published for Tier 2

  • CMS Cameron McKenna
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • March 17 2011

An annual quota of 20,700 Certificates of Sponsorship (CoS) for Tier 2 (General) migrants and 1,000 Tier 1 (Exceptional Talent) migrants will commence on 6 April 2011 until April 2012

Preparing for the immigration quota: update

  • CMS Cameron McKenna
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  • United Kingdom
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  • March 7 2011

There has been a flurry of activity over the last few days in preparation for the roll-out of the new permanent quota on 6 April 2011

Preparing for the permanent quota

  • CMS Cameron McKenna
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  • United Kingdom
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  • February 3 2011

With the implementation of the permanent immigration cap fast approaching on 6 April 2011, we would advise businesses who are intending to employ out of country candidates on a Tier 2 (General) visa, to issue the CoS (assuming they have any left under their temporary allocation) and ensure that the migrant has submitted their entry clearance (visa) application before this date