Published on August 18, 2018
slide 1: 8/18/2018 UK Tier 2 Sponsor Consultant in Mumbai: Certificate of Sponsorship Part- II http://smartmove2uk.com/uk-tier-2-sponsor-consultant-mumbai-cos-part-ii/ 1/3 UK Tier 2 Sponsor Consultant in Mumbai: Certicate of Sponsorship Part- II The most important aspect of getting yourself a Tier 2 Visa UK and full your dreams of living and working in the UK is the Tier 2 Sponsor as explained by our niche UK Tier 2 Visa consultant in Mumbai. To be eligible for a Tier 2 visa you must have a valid Certicate of Sponsorship CoS from an employer who possesses something known as the Tier 2 Sponsorship license. Your potential employer must assign your Certicate of Sponsorship through online Sponsor Management System account. In order for an employer to be your Tier 2 Sponsor they must have slide 2: 8/18/2018 UK Tier 2 Sponsor Consultant in Mumbai: Certificate of Sponsorship Part- II http://smartmove2uk.com/uk-tier-2-sponsor-consultant-mumbai-cos-part-ii/ 2/3 access to the Sponsor Management System SMS as a level 1 User. Level 2 users can only assign something known as an unrestricted CoS. They can then provide you with the certicate number which you will have to submit along with your visa application. In this second edition of our Certicate of Sponsorship guide we bring to you the 2 different types of CoS in order for you to have a better understanding of which one you require for your Tier 2 Visa. Types of UK Tier 2 Certicate of Sponsorship: A Certicate of Sponsorship can be one of the 2 types: restricted or unrestricted. All prospective employees that are based outside the UK will need a restricted certicate of sponsorship unless they are to be paid a salary of £159600 a year or more. The Restricted Certicates of Sponsorship: These are for prospective employees who are based outside the UK and planning to work in the UK for a salary of £159600 a year or the employment post is an ‘inward investment post’ Contact TheSmartMove2UK for slide 3: 8/18/2018 UK Tier 2 Sponsor Consultant in Mumbai: Certificate of Sponsorship Part- II http://smartmove2uk.com/uk-tier-2-sponsor-consultant-mumbai-cos-part-ii/ 3/3 more details. There is a monthly allocation meeting for this type of Certicate and an annual cap of 20700. Prospective employees that are based in the UK and are eligible to change status to a Tier 2 visa do not come under the Tier 2 Visa Cap and usually do not need a restricted COS. The Unrestricted Certicates of Sponsorship: These are assigned to prospective employees who are already in the UK on a valid UK Visa dependent family members of Tier 4 visa holders are not included or are outside of the UK and are to be paid a salary of £159600 a year or more or will be employed for an inward investment post. An allocation meeting is conducted once a month for restricted COSs eleventh day of each month and an annual cap of 20700 is divided into 12 monthly caps. Your employer must apply on or before the 5th of the month. The Tier 2 Visa provides an ocean of opportunities right at your ngertips. All you have to do is make the right decisions at the right time like choosing the Tier 2 Visa Consultant in Mumbai to advice you on the best possible path for your journey to a life in the UK. The SmartMove2UK is a niche immigration law rm specializing in UK Visas. Book an appointment with one of our experts for a hassle free start-to-nish walk-through of your UK Visa application process.