Tier 5 Temporary worker


Description

There are 4 categories of temporary worker (charity worker, religious worker, creative and sporting worker)

This visa is for applicants who want to come to the UK to do unpaid voluntary work for a charity

This visa is for applicants who want to come to the UK to do religious work in a religious order.

This visa is for applicants who have been offered work as a sports person or creative worker such as an actor, dancer, musician or film crew member


Requirements

  1. you want to do unpaid voluntary work for a charity
  2. a certificate of sponsorship reference number
  3. You must also have £945 in savings for at least 90 days or a sponsor that is A rated and who has stated on your certificate of sponsorship that you won’t claim benefits during your stay.
  • Religious Worker

 

  1. you want to do religious work e.g. preaching, or working in a religious order
  2. a certificate of sponsorship reference number
  3. You must also have £945 in savings for at least 90 days or a sponsor that is A rated and who has stated on your certificate of sponsorship that you won’t claim benefits during your stay.
  • Sports Person

 

  1. You need to make a unique contribution to the UK labour market, e.g. you’re internationally renowned or are required for continuity
  2. a certificate of sponsorship reference number
  3. be paid the minimum salary as set by Equity, PACT or BECTU (except for models or circuses)
  4. You must also have £945 in savings for at least 90 days or a sponsor that is A rated and who has stated on your certificate of sponsorship that you won’t claim benefits during your stay.
  • Creative Worker

 

  1. You need to make a significant contribution to your sport at the highest level in the UK to be eligible for this visa.
  2. a certificate of sponsorship reference number
  3. You must also have £945 in savings for at least 90 days or a sponsor that is A rated and who has stated on your certificate of sponsorship that you won’t claim benefits during your stay.
Visa fees

Visa fee
£230.00
Handling fee
£720.00

Please note our handling fees are inclusive of VAT. Visa fees are advisory and you will need to pay them directly to UK immigration office.