Tier 2 Support The UK operates a points-based system for employing workers from outside of European Union. Employers looking to employ overseas staff can apply for skilled work visas under the different categories of this points-based system. The Tier-2 (General) category is for migrants with a skilled job offer to fill a gap in the UK workforce that cannot be filled by a settled worker. Employers wishing to employ an overseas worker (migrant) must first apply for a sponsor licence before they can sponsor the overseas worker. Getting your Tier 2 sponsorship licence – employers As your Tier 2 (General) agent, we provide: Comprehensive immigration advice, including verification of your Certificate of Sponsorship (CoS) for UK employers Visa preparation services to your employees to ensure that they are legally permitted to work for you, so you do not have to worry about their immigration status All the relevant employment documentation you need for your successful overseas applicant, so you do not have to worry about burdensome bureaucratic procedures An efficient service, leaving you to get on with running your business A service as your agent with the UK Visa and Immigration (UKVI), giving you peace of mind over what can be a complex process Job Connections is regulated by the Office of Immigration Services Commission (OISC), to provide services and advice to companies on sponsorship licences and visa applications for employees. Call +44 (0) 1342 314411 for an informal chat on how we can help you with your Tier 2 sponsorship application.