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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:

Characteristics Mandatory/Tradeable Points
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
RAS can help you:
  • Apply for a Sponsor Licence;
  • Renew your Sponsor Licence;
  • Maintain your sponsor management system (SMS);
  • Request annual quotas for Certificate of Sponsorship (CoS);
  • Request additional CoS;
  • Assist with Reporting duties;
  • Quarterly/half yearly and Annual compliance audits.
  • Issue CoS;
  • Prepare and submit visa applications – Entry clearance/ In-country switching/ Further leave to Remain applications.

Please e-mail at info@relocationadvisor.co.uk or contact our office in London to learn how we can help you emigrate/immigrate to visit, study, work, settle or set up and grow your business in the UK and Europe. Apart from Corporate we provide services to skilled professionals, businessmen and students.

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