IMPLEMENTATION LEVEL

National

AFFECTED FLOW

Inflow

ANNOUNCED AS TEMPORARY

No

NON-TRADE-RELATED RATIONALE

No

ELIGIBLE FIRMS

all

JUMBO

No

TARIFF PEAK

No
← back to the state act
Inception date: 06 Apr 2017 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Labour market access

The Immigration Skills Charge will amount to 1,000 GBP to be paid by the employer for every year of sponsorship applied for under a Tier 2 visa. The charge is reduced to 364 GBP for small companies, charities, educational institutions, and similar organizations. Furthermore, occupations on a PhD-level, Graduate Trainee Tier 2 visa holders, and students switching from a Tier 4 visa will be exempted for the Charge.

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