We understand that the next tier 2 review may take place in Autumn 2011. The Statement of Intent referred to above states that if necessary the Government will ask the MAC in due course 'to review all the in-country exemptions from the tier 2 limits.'

At the Westminster Legal Policy Forum Seminar on 23 March 2011 Glynn Williams, Director of Immigration Policy, at the UKBA, suggested that the review may occur in Autumn 2011.