New rules for skilled and highly skilled migrant workers – UK Border Agency

Posted March 20th, 2009 in immigration, press releases by sally

“The Immigration Rules covering highly skilled migrant workers will change on 31 March 2009, raising the academic and financial requirements of two categories in Tier 1 of the points-based system. At the same time, the resident labour market test will be strengthened to ensure that skilled jobs are advertised within the United Kingdom before they can be offered to migrant workers.”

Full press release

UK Border Agency, 18th March 2009