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Immigration system won’t allow EU workers to ‘jump the queue’

Prime minister Theresa May has said the UK’s future immigration system will no longer allow EU nationals to “jump the...

Draft Brexit deal: No further updates on immigration proposals

15 Nov 2018

The draft Brexit agreement – delivered last night by prime minister Theresa May – has confirmed that EU nationals can...

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No additional right-to-work checks for EU citizens needed, minister confirms

6 Nov 2018

Employers will not need to make additional right-to-work checks on EU citizens in the event of a no deal Brexit,...

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‘Impossible’ to determine EU nationals’ right to work during Brexit transition period

31 Oct 2018

Employers will be expected to check EU nationals' right to work in the UK...

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Brexit transition period could be extended by ‘a matter of months’

18 Oct 2018

Theresa May has suggested that the transition period after Brexit could be extended by “a matter of months”.

Preparing for...

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Farmers should not get ‘privileged’ access to workers after Brexit

18 Oct 2018

The chair of the Migration Advisory Committee has said that UK farmers should no longer get “privileged” access to low-skilled...

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10 things graduate recruiters need to know about UK immigration

15 Oct 2018

As employers begin to ramp up their graduate recruitment programmes for 2019, what considerations do they need to bear in...

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Cabinet agrees EU workers should not be favoured post-Brexit

25 Sep 2018

The cabinet has agreed with the recommendation made by the Migration Advisory Committee (MAC) that EU migrants should face the...

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What does the MAC report mean for employers?

19 Sep 2018

The Migration Advisory Committee (‘MAC’) finally published its long-awaited report this week, after it was commissioned by the Government to...

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Keeping workers moving after a no-deal Brexit

18 Sep 2018

Although the government recently confirmed UK workers’ rights would remain the same in the event of a “no-deal” Brexit, there...

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MAC report: New immigration system should not favour EEA migrants

18 Sep 2018

A post-Brexit immigration system should make it easier for highly-skilled workers to move to the UK and should not favour...

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Brexit work

Brexit: How can HR keep EU workers in the UK?

18 Sep 2018

As the Brexit negotiations approach their final months, Louise Haycock provides a pragmatic analysis of what employers can do to...

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UK HR managers under-prepared for no-deal Brexit

11 Sep 2018

More than two-thirds of HR managers believe that UK voters would opt to stay in the EU if there were...

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Pilot visa scheme announced for non-EU migrant farm workers

6 Sep 2018

The government has announced a pilot visa scheme for non-EU migrants working on fruit and vegetable farms after the UK...

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Top 10 HR questions August 2018 – Brexit and executive pay ratios

4 Sep 2018

While progress has been made in some areas of the Brexit negotiations, including agreement on the rights of EU citizens...

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