Immigration and international recruitment - Q&As

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This section answers the questions employers ask us most frequently about the immigration rules and avoiding discrimination. 

We have also produced a range of quick guides, designed to help you navigate the system.

If you have a query not covered by these Q&As, please contact us

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Employer responsibilities and avoiding discrimination Q&A

Be clear about your responsibilities as a sponsor of migrant workers and find guidance about avoiding discrimination in this section.

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