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The Cooling Off Period - Changes to Applying for a Tier 2 Sponsor Licence and Why There’s No Room for Error
  • DavidsonMorris Ltd
  • United Kingdom
  • February 11 2016

Applying for a Tier 2 Sponsor Licence - Changes and Why There's No room for Error. Since the introduction of the Points Based System in 2008 the


MAC recommends tighter controls on non-EU skilled workers
  • Magrath LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • February 5 2016

The Migration Advisory Committee (MAC) was commissioned by the home secretary to advise on a number of potential changes to Tier 2 of the points-based


Right to Work Checks and Biometric Residence Permits - Updated Guidance
  • Eversheds LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • February 3 2016

The Home Office has recently published a guidance Note on biometric residence permits (BRPs) in light of their increased use. The Guidance Note also


Update for landlords - Immigration Act 2014
  • DWF LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • February 2 2016

Do your tenants have the right to be in the UK? From the 1 February 2016 all private landlords in England have to check that all new tenants given


Landlords face up to a £3000 fine for not checking occupiers’ ID
  • Paris Smith LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • February 1 2016

From the 1 February 2016 before granting a tenancy or a licence, landlords or their managing agents (if they accepted the responsibility) will have


Immigration law challenges in 2016
  • Charles Russell Speechlys LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • February 1 2016

In 2015, the Government commissioned the Migration Advisory Committee to undertake a comprehensive review of Tier 2 (the main category of work visas


New obligations on landlords to check the immigration status of tenants
  • Pitmans LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • February 1 2016

From this date, landlords of residential properties are prohibited from allowing certain people, based on their immigration status, to occupy their


New visa fees announced
  • Penningtons Manches LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • January 31 2016

On 11 January 2016, the Government announced proposed changes to the fees for visas, immigration and nationality applications and associated premium


Right to rent checks
  • Penningtons Manches LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • January 31 2016

By way of reminder, on 1 February 2016 the right to rent immigration checks scheme will go live across the country. This means that all landlords in


Premium Application Centre in New York City
  • Penningtons Manches LLP
  • United Kingdom, USA
  • January 31 2016

UK visa applications can now be submitted at a Premium Application Centre in Manhattan. The centre is operated by VFS and allows individuals