How to apply for a sponsor licence
Updating author: Huw Cooke, Burges Salmon
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- Be aware that, to employ a foreign national under the skilled worker or intra-company transfer route of the points-based system, you must have a sponsor licence.
- Ensure that all your immigration-related documentation is up to date.
- Put in place systems for ensuring compliance with immigration requirements.
- Collect supporting documentation to demonstrate eligibility for a sponsor licence.
- Nominate suitable people to carry out designated roles.
- Submit your application for a sponsor licence in good time.
- If awarded a B rating, comply with the Home Office action plan.