Tier 2 (Intra-Company Transfer) Visa allows multinational companies to relocate workers from their overseas operations to a UK subdivision for training purposes or to fill a particular vacancy that cannot be filled by a settled or EEA worker.
There are currently 2 sub categories for Tier 2 Intra Company Transfer Visa:
- Long term staff
–For individuals who have been working over 12 months in their organization.
-The professionals are being transferred to a skilled in job in the UK to fill a post
which cannot be filled by a settled worker.
-The period of stay is between 12 months and 5 years maximum.
- Graduate Trainee
-For recent graduates transferred to the UK for the purpose of training.
-The graduates must come to the UK as a part of a structured graduate training programme.
-The period of stay is maximum 12 months.
You can apply for Tier 2 (Intra-Company Transfer) Visa if:
– You have been offered a role in a UK branch organization by your overseas employer.
– You are from outside EEA and Switzerland
– You have a valid certificate of sponsorship for your position
– You are being paid what is considered an ‘’appropriate salary”
Note that the minimum for Long-Term Staff is £41.500.
The minimum for Graduate Trainee is £23.000.
-You have at least £945 in your account 90 days before you apply as proof of personal savings.
-You have proof that you have been working for your employer outside the UK.
-You show that you can travel
Note you must also provide your travel history over the last five years.
–If you are from a listed country you must pass the Tuberculosis test.
Contact us if you need assistance with your application:
T: 020 8935 5205