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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

We can help you to avoid the common pitfalls, caused by not following Sponsor Licence guidance

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Who needs a Sponsor Licence?

Before deciding to bring an individual into the UK on either the Skilled Worker route (formerly Tier 2) or Intra Company Transfer (formerly Tier 2 Intra Company Transfer) a Sponsor Licence will be required.  

How long does the process take?

 Typically, it takes 8 – 12 weeks, but the processing time may vary depending on individual circumstances. Priority services can reduce the time to around 2 – 4 weeks.  

Why should I use Magrath Sheldrick?

We can help you to avoid the common pitfalls, caused by not following Sponsor Licence guidance, such as:-
  • not sending documents within the specified period;
  • including documents not in the format required;
  • not providing sufficient evidence of a genuine vacancy;
  • not having adequate HR measures in place to track and monitor sponsored workers;
  • non-compliance with legal right to work legislation.

Is there a guarantee my application will be approved?

 While no one can provide a 100% guarantee, our success rate speaks for itself. Our expertise significantly improves your chances. 

Discover how our specialist team can help you.

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