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The UK Skilled Worker Visa

The Skilled Worker Visa stands as a beacon for professionals globally, allowing them to bring their expertise to the UK's thriving job market. Navigating this pathway, however, demands more than just skills—it requires precision, understanding, and impeccable timing. Resolve Solicitors, with a proven track record of supporting ambitious professionals, is dedicated to ensuring a seamless journey from application to UK employment. The Skilled Worker Visa is tailored for non-UK residents who have been offered a skilled job in the UK. It replaces the former Tier 2 (General) worker visa, streamlining the process for skilled professionals.

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The processing time can vary, but decisions are typically made within 3 weeks for applications outside the UK.

Yes, spouses, partners, and children under 18 can join as dependents.

The CoS, issued by your prospective employer, is pivotal, providing details required for the visa application.

You'll usually have 60 days to find another job or switch to a different visa category, failing which you might need to leave the UK.

Unlike the previous Tier 2 system, there's no cap on the number of Skilled Worker Visas.

After 5 years on this visa and meeting other requirements, you can apply for Indefinite Leave to Remain (ILR).

While both are for professionals, the Skilled Worker Visa requires a specific job offer and employer sponsorship, whereas the Global Talent Visa focuses on individual talent and doesn't mandate a job offer.

Our extensive experience, detailed understanding of the UK job market, and personalized approach make us the ideal partner for your visa journey.

Contact us for an in-depth consultation, and we'll guide you through the nuances, requirements, and optimal strategies tailored to your profile.

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