Immigration policy and compliance
Legal compliance is a top concern for every business. For companies operating on an international scale in multiple countries, compliance takes on an increased level of complexity. The key to consistent immigration compliance is having the right policies and processes in place and aligned to your unique business needs. In our role as your trusted business advisor, we offer an extensive suite of advisory services and compliance strategies.
Business and Consular visa services
Our consular services include Business Visas helping clients to obtain business visitor visas for travel and short-term assignments to any destination in the world. We aim to facilitate services for short-term travel where employment visas are not required and consular filing for visas and related services such as apostille and legalisation of documents.
- Case assessment and compliant qualification for a visa
- Visa processing and where possible:
- Scheduling appointments
- Drafting application forms and letters of support
- Briefing calls
- In-person filing of applications through our courier partners
- VIP services for executives requiring high-touch support
We advise clients on the correct Tier 2 category for existing employees and new hires (experienced and graduates). We work with the relevant parties to obtain the Tier 2 (ICT), Tier 2 (General), or Tier 2 (Shortage Occupation) certificates of sponsorship.
We also help to obtain the required entry clearance from the home location, or complete a “Further Leave to Remain” application for those eligible to switch status while remaining in the UK.
Tier 2, the Points Based System ‘PBS’
A company seeking to sponsor non-EEA nationals require a ‘Sponsor Licence’ to sponsor a migrant worker. We provide end to end management and support to our clients to successfully obtain a licence to sponsor workers under the PBS system in place. Our services include and are not limited to preparation and submission of the application, provision of best practice guidance, tracking and monitoring and implementation of compliant processes to avoid civil penalties by the Home Office.
Tier 4 Sponsor Licence services
We support independent schools, Colleges and Universities to resolve all their immigration issues. As the Home Office Tier 4 compliance regime has become more stringent with time, our bespoke service has been tailored to meet the needs of independent schools and further education colleges. Our approach is to work collaboratively with schools and ensure only valid applications are submitted in line with the Tier 4 immigration rules and policy guidance in place. Our services ensure compliance certainty and that you are inspection and audit ready.
Tier 4 Student services
As a student, your decision as to where you wish to study and what course you choose will have an enormous impact on your future, so it’s crucial that you get it right from the beginning.
If you’re travelling to a new culture in another part of the world, you want to be able to concentrate on studying and building friendships without having to worry about the bureaucracy of immigration rules.
We provide full visa assistance and manage the preparation and filing process for initial and extension applications. international students.
We provide advisory and support to all our clients where government proposes change to immigration legislation and policies that will impact immigration programs in place. We leverage strong relationships with government departments to navigate solutions best suited to your business needs.