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UKBelgium visa scheme for Chinese visitors
  • Penningtons Manches LLP
  • Belgium, United Kingdom
  • July 1 2015

UKVI has launched a new visa processing scheme for Chinese visitors (which includes business visitors) wanting to visit the UK and Belgium. The pilot


Getting it right - genuineness and advertising
  • Penningtons Manches LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 1 2015

Tier 2 should be aware that UKVI caseworkers have begun to request additional information from organisations before granting a restricted certificate


Migration Advisory Committee review of Tier 2
  • Penningtons Manches LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 1 2015

In his latest speech on immigration, Prime Minister David Cameron has confirmed that the Migration Advisory Committee (MAC) will consider new


Tier 2 limit reached a cap no longer fit for purpose
  • Penningtons Manches LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 1 2015

The Government's annual immigration cap for sponsoring non-EEA skilled workers under the Tier 2 (General) category was reached in June 2015. Tier 2


MAC consultation on Tier 2 salary thresholds anticipated impact and opportunity to have your say
  • Kingsley Napley
  • United Kingdom
  • June 29 2015

As you will know, the Migration Advisory Committee (MAC) has been commissioned by the government to consult on increasing the minimum Tier 2 salary


Crackdown on skilled migrants a step too far?
  • Kingsley Napley
  • United Kingdom
  • June 24 2015

As part of this policy David Cameron announced that this would include a crackdown on non-EU skilled workers coming into the UK under Tier 2 of the


Pilot “UK-Belgian” Visitor Service introduced for Chinese visitors for joint UK and Schengen visa applications
  • Kingsley Napley
  • United Kingdom
  • June 23 2015

The Home Secretary, Theresa May MP, has announced plans to make it easier for Chinese nationals to visit the UK and the Schengen area. With effect


Migration: Tier 2 under review
  • Eversheds LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • June 22 2015

As part of the ongoing focus on reducing migration the Government has asked the Migration Advisory Committee (MAC) to review some key aspects of the


Immigration cap reached for the first time
  • Macfarlanes LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • June 22 2015

On 11 June 2015, the monthly cap that applies to Tier 2 (General) Restricted Certificates of Sponsorship (RCoSs) was reached for the first time since


U.K. Tier 2 monthly quota reached
  • Foster
  • United Kingdom
  • June 22 2015

The quota for non-EU national skilled workers in the United Kingdom has been reached for the first time since the classification was implemented in