Skilled Worker visa - Introducing the UK's new immigration system
Skilled Worker visa - Introducing the UK’s new immigration system
January 2021 saw the long advertised overhaul of the UK’s points-based immigration system, with the old Tier 2 (General) visa replaced by the Skilled Worker visa. The changes mean UK employers will be required to obtain a sponsor license to recruit non-UK talent even if they are EU/EEA/Swiss citizens. In this publication we highlight some of the major changes and provide top tips for employers who are unsure how to react to the changes.