Tier 2 (Sportsperson) is a visa category which enables elite sports people or qualified coaches to work in the UK.
In order to be eligible, an applicant must demonstrate that:
they are internationally established at the highest level;
their employment will make a significant contribution to the development of their sport in the UK;
they intend to be based in the UK during the period of their visa.
There are of course a number of additional criteria that need to
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be satisfied in order for an application to be successful.
If you would like to discuss whether you are eligible for a Tier 2 (Sportsperson) visa, please feel free to contact us.
Please note that this article is for information only and should not be taken as legal and/or financial advice. Immigration law changes regularly and it may be the case that this page has not been updated to take into account the latest changes. If you would like advice on your personal circumstances, please feel free to contact us.