The most recent changes to Tier 2 visas have now been announced and will take effect from 24 November 2016.  This is the first phase of changes to Tier 2 of the Points-Based system that were announced by the Government in March 2016 following the Migration Advisory Committee (MAC) review published in January 2016.  The next phase of changes is due to take place in April 2017.

Tier 2 (General) Changes:

Tier 2 (Intra Company Transfer) Changes:

Paris Smith has an experienced team of employment and immigration lawyers to guide businesses through the complex and ever changing Tier 2 visa system.  If you need advice on employing a skilled migrant from outside the EU or any other business immigration advice, please contact me on 023 8048 2374 or email me.