A new point based immigration system effective 01st January 2021.
As the free movement ends on 31st December 2020 the new points based system will apply to all non-UK nationals.
It is of paramount importance for Employers that do not have a Sponsor License apply for one. in order to qualify for a UK work visa, the applicant must obtain 70 points.
The table below details how to obtain these 70 points
Out of 70 points 50 points are mandatory and non-tradeable. The balance 20 points can be attained by fulling the different attributes as detailed below:
|Job offer from an approved licensed sponsor||Mandatory/No||20|
|Job at appropriate skill level – RQF3 level or equivalent (A level or equivalent qualification)||Mandatory/No||20|
|Speaks English at required level||Mandatory/No||10|
|Salary of £20,480 to £23,039 or at least 80% of the going rate for the profession (whichever is higher)||Tradeable/Yes||0|
|Salary of £23,040 to £25,599 or at least 90% of the going rate for the profession (whichever is higher)||Tradeable/Yes||10|
|Salary of £25,600 or above or at least the going rate for the profession (whichever is higher)||Tradeable/Yes||20|
|Job in a shortage occupation as designated by the Migration Advisory Committee||Tradeable/Yes||20|
|Education qualification: PhD in a subject relevant to the job||Tradeable/Yes||10|
|Education qualification: PhD in a STEM subject relevant to the job||Tradeable/Yes||20|
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