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Tier 2 visas: foreign worker cap still being hit despite medical staff exemption

27 Jul 2018

The number of skilled foreign workers applying for visas under the Tier 2 system is still outstripping the number of...

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Sajid Javid: no ‘automatic right’ for EU citizens to work post-Brexit

11 Jul 2018

EU citizens would not have any “automatic right” to work in the UK after the Brexit transition period, Sajid Javid...

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Home Office reveals details of settlement scheme for EU nationals

21 Jun 2018

The Home Office has revealed how EU nationals can apply for ‘settled status’, allowing them to continue to live and...

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Tier 2 visas: how the NHS exemption will benefit other sectors

19 Jun 2018

The removal of doctors and nurses from the cap on Tier 2 visas for highly-skilled workers has been welcomed and...

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Home secretary Javid announces review of Tier 2 immigration

4 Jun 2018

Home secretary Sajid Javid has said that the Home Office would conduct a review of its under-fire policy on issuing...

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Almost half of manufacturers concerned about post-Brexit hiring

21 May 2018

Almost half of UK manufacturers are worried about accessing skills once...

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Home Office compliance visits: how can employers prepare?

27 Apr 2018

Compliance visits to holders of Tier 2 sponsor licences are on the rise and employers must have their house in...

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Right to work in the UK: How much can employers rely on Home Office advice?

25 Apr 2018

XpertHR consultant editor Darren Newman considers the implications of a recent case involving a Jamaican bus driver who was dismissed...

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