Tier 2 (Intra-company Transfer) visa

Tier 2 (Intra-company Transfer) visa

 

The Tier 2 (Intra-company Transfer) visa allows individuals from outside the European Economic Area (EEA) and Switzerland to take up a role offered by their overseas employer  in their UK branch office, either on a long-term basis or for frequent short visits. There are 4 sub-categories:

Long-term staff

This visa category allows established, skilled employees who are being transferred to the UK branch of their organisation for more than 12 months to fill a post that cannot be filled by a new recruit from the resident workforce

Short-term staff

This category is meant for established, skilled employees to be transferred to the UK branch of their organisation for 12 months or less to fill a post that cannot be filled by a new recruit from the resident workforce

Graduate trainee

This visa allows the transfer of recent graduate employees to a UK branch of the same organisation, as part of a structured graduate training programme which clearly defines progression towards a managerial or specialist role

Skills transfer

Skills Transfer allows the transfer of new graduate employees to a UK branch of the same organisation to learn the skills and knowledge required to perform their job overseas, or to impart their specialist skills or knowledge to the UK workforce.

To be eligible for a Tier 2 (Intra-company Transfer) visa, you must have:

  • certificate of sponsorship reference number
  • an ‘appropriate’ salary
  • at least £945 in savings to support yourself

 

To be eligible for the Tier 2 (Intra Company transfer) you must visa service the position which the employer is seeking to fill must meet National Vocational Qualification (NVQ) level 3 or above. Furthermore, if the candidate is a member of a specific profession they may be required to be registered with the appropriate governing body.

For example, a doctor must be registered with the General Medical Council. In addition, a selected candidate must have a level of knowledge that is

The Tier 2 (Intra-company Transfer) visa allows you to:

  • work for your sponsor
  • take up voluntary work
  • study in UK
  • travel abroad and return to the UK
  • bring family members with you
GOVERNMENT CHARGES
Notes
Government Charges
Outside the UK (Entry Clearance)
Inside the UK (FLR)
Notes
Govt. Main Application Fee
GBP 400
GBP 770
This fee includes the visa applicant only
Govt. Partner Application Fee
GBP 400
GBP 350/867
This fee includes the visa for main applicant and only
Govt. Child Application Fee
GBP 400
GBP 350/867
This fee includes the visa for main applicant and child only
OTHER COSTS (If Applicable)
Notes
Medical Examination
Variable(Depending upon the type of Medical Test and Examination required)
This fee is payable for the application and must be paid directly to the doctor conducting your examination.
Character Clearance (Police Check)
Variable
This fee is payable to the police authorities in the countries where you have lived for 12 months or more.
Certification/Translation of documents
Variable
Payable to the Translator
OUR FEE IN AUD
Notes
Tier 2 General (Work Permit)
AU$3999