Tier 2 Sportsperson Visa
Are you a sports person or a top performing athlete looking to enter or remain within the UK? You can apply for a Tier 2 Visa – Sportsperson. Our UK Immigration Lawyers can provide in-depth advice and help with your Tier 2 Sportsperson Visa application.
Tier 2 Visa UK – Athletes And Sports People Requirements:
- · Must excel in your sport, and practise it at the highest competitive level.
- · Will make a significant improvement to the sport or it's development.
- · Your application for a Tier 2 UK Visa must be endorsed by your sports governing body or association.
- · Coaches of elite athletes, trainers or other sport related individuals can also apply for a UK Visa Tier 2.
Do You Require A Tier 2 Sportsperson Visa?
Tier 2 Sportsperson Visa is part of the UK immigration points system. It is specifically designed for non European migrants.
You will not need to apply for a Tier 2 Visa points system if:
- · Your nationality is from the European Union or Switzerland. The UK nationals sections covers your right to work in the UK, if you are unsure contact a UK immigration specialist today.
- · You are a sports person who is a British National from overseas territories. This does not apply for sovereign base areas in Cyprus.
- · You are a Commonwealth citizen, who has permission to enter and stay within the UK, due to the fact that one grandparent was born in the UK.
- · Your parents (if you are under 18) or partner has obtained permission to stay in the UK, with a Tier 2 UK Visa.
- · You have no restriction on time or duration of your stay.
How to score points for your Tier 2 Sportsperson Visa
To be eligible for Tier 2 Sportsperson Visa you must score 70 points, awarded as follow:
- · 50 points if you have a certificate of sponsorship from your sport’s governing body.
- · 10 points for English language ability.
- · 10 points if you can demonstrate you have enough funds to maintain yourself in the UK
For more information regarding Tier 2 Visa Sportsperson application contact one of our UK Immigration Lawyers on firstname.lastname@example.org
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