Immigration Quick Guides

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We have developed these resources to help employers gain an understanding of some important elements of the international recruitment process.

Publication cover Which tier? Which profession?
This resource is designed to help employers identify the right tier for different professions when recruiting individuals from outside of the UK that require a sponsor to work in the UK. 
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Immigration and the Tier 2 recruitment process
This guide sets out the recruitment process that an employer should follow to meet the Home Office UK Visas and Immigration requirements to sponsor migrants under Tier 2 (General) of the points-based system.
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Step-by-step guide to applying for certificates of sponsorship
This step-by-step guide highlights the differences between the unrestricted and restricted certificates of sponsorship and the process that employers should use when applying for them.

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