Changes To Immigration Rules From 1 October 2021

Changes To Immigration Rules From 1 October 2021

On 10 September 2021, the Home Office laid down the Explanatory Memorandum regarding changes in the Immigration Rules before Parliament by Command of Her Majesty. The instrument amends several Immigration Rules that are used for regulating the entry into, and stay of,...
The UK’s PBS Sponsorship Roadmap

The UK’s PBS Sponsorship Roadmap

On 26th August 2021 the Home Office published the UK’s PBS sponsorship roadmap outlining changes planned for the sponsorship process this year, in 2022 and beyond. The intention is to make the sponsor management system more user friendly, substantially reduce...
Digital Right to Work checks until April 2022

Digital Right to Work checks until April 2022

On 26 August 2021, the Home Office confirmed that the end date for the temporary adjustments allowing digital right to work checks has been extended until 5 April 2022. The deadline for the end of digital Right to Work checks was originally scheduled for 1 September...
Sponsor compliance – genuine vacancy requirement

Sponsor compliance – genuine vacancy requirement

Due to changes in the Immigration Rules effective from 1 December 2020 regarding sponsor compliance, organisations are now required to provide their PAYE reference number on every Certificate of Sponsorship they assign to migrant workers. This is part of UKVI’s aim to...