New immigration routes launched in 2022
Three new visa routes – the Global Business Mobility, High Potential Individual and Scale-up visa routes – have been launched by the UK government this year. These new immigration routes are aimed at attracting and retaining global talent to the UK as well as helping businesses fill labour shortages left by Brexit. Below, we summarise….
7 most important top tips before you apply for your sponsor license renewal application
To protect your existing migrant workforce, you must apply for a sponsor license renewal every four years. Failing to do this will see your sponsor license revoked, meaning you will no longer be able to hire migrant workers. So, it’s essential to prepare ahead of time. Before applying for your sponsor license renewal, you should….
12 Do’s and Don’ts for a Successful Sponsor Licence
When the UK was part of the EU, European workers required no work visas for UK employment. However, now that free movement no longer exists for non-British citizens to come and work in the UK, the need to obtain skilled worker visas has arisen. Yet, workers cannot apply for a visa independently. Rather, they must….
Student Visa Success Story
Ash Norton Solicitors Priti Patel is the Founder Solicitor at Ash Norton Solicitors and has extensive experience in UK Immigration and Nationality matters including family visas, Judicial Reviews, Human Rights and British Citizenship. Client Success Story Student visa Refusal Ash Norton Solicitors are proud to share with you a success story regarding a student’s immigration….
Mother and Son Reunited Success Story
Ash Norton Solicitors Priti Patel is the Founder Solicitor at Ash Norton Solicitors and has extensive experience in UK Immigration and Nationality matters including family visas, Judicial Reviews, Human Rights and British Citizenship. Client Success Story Mother and Son Reunited [Please note that the Client’s name and case key details have been altered to preserve….
Skilled worker Route at Ash Norton Solicitors
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A New Immigration System is Coming to the UK: Is Your Business Sponsor Licence Compliant?
With Brexit’s transitional period drawing to a close, big changes are coming to the UK’s immigration system, especially for skilled worker visas. If your organization has a sponsor licence and recruits employees from overseas—including from within the EU—understanding these changes for skilled worker visas is critical, as failing to comply can result in substantial fines….
Checklist: How to Qualify for a Tier 1 Investor Visa or Tier 1 Entrepreneur Visa
If you’re a ‘high net worth individual’ planning to invest in the UK, either by setting up a new business in Britain or by investing into an existing UK business, you will need a Tier 1 entrepreneur visa or a Tier 1 investor visa. Ash Norton Solicitors can help you check your eligibility and file….
UK employers ‘walking tightrope’ with work visa compliance regulations
According to new research, up to 95 percent of UK employers risk having their Tier 5 or Tier 2 sponsorship licence revoked because they are unaware of serious sanctions that exist for failing to adhere to strict ‘right to work’ rules for overseas workers. A survey of 1,000 businesses, which currently hold a Tier 5….
UK Permanent Residency Rights for EU/EEA Citizens Post-Brexit
What Now for UK Permanent Residency Rights for EU/EEA Citizens Post-Brexit? Brexit is looming. EU/EEA residents living in Britain face an uncertain future. Meanwhile, EU/EEA citizens seeking entry to the UK are faced with stricter immigration rules. This raises a lot of questions. If you’re an EU/EEA national, here are where things currently stand in….