UK Self-Sponsorship Visa


UK Self-Sponsorship Visa has been launched in the United Kingdom with the aim of attracting exceptional skills to the job market, within a list of professions needed by the country. This visa allows individuals to obtain residency for a period of 5 years, which is renewable.

What is the UK Self-Sponsorship Visa?

It is possible to obtain the UK Self-Sponsorship Visa by establishing a company within a specific field, in order to provide a social and economic contribution to the country. After meeting this requirement, the company receives approval from the Ministry of the Interior. Subsequently, the investor can obtain a certificate qualifying them to manage the company they have established.

Requirements for obtaining the UK Self-Sponsorship Visa:

To obtain the UK Self-Sponsorship Visa, the applicant must obtain official approval, considering their qualifications that enable them to manage and lead the company successfully. Additionally, their annual salary must be at least £25,600.

Furthermore, the following conditions are required:

  • Establishing a company in the United Kingdom.
  • Applying for the sponsor license.
  • Obtaining approval from official authorities to sponsor oneself and manage the company.
  • Applying for Self-Sponsored Residency.

Requirements for Obtaining Sponsorship License:

  • Ensure that the company’s field of business is qualified and complies with government requirements.
  • Confirm that the applicant, who will sponsor themselves, is qualified to manage the company, and that their educational certificates and experience align with the company’s field of work.
  • Choose the appropriate legal license type for the company’s business sector.
  • Provide the latest bank statement.
  • Comprehensive insurance for the company owner.
  • Tax certificate.
  • Tax identification number.
  • Company email address and website (if applicable).
  • Business plan for the company.
  • Organizational chart illustrating current employees and vacant positions.
  • A letter detailing company information, such as business hours, salary rates, and job vacancies.

Requirements for Skilled Worker Residency:

Skilled Worker Residency is an essential part of the UK Self-Sponsorship Visa, and the following requirements are necessary to obtain it:

  • Obtain a job offer from an employer in the United Kingdom.
  • The employer must be on the list of licensed sponsors approved by the Ministry of the Interior.
  • A sponsorship certificate from the employer.
  • The job must be on the list of eligible occupations.
  • Meet at least RQF Level 3 skill level requirements.
  • Secure a minimum annual salary of £26,200.
  • Fulfill English language requirements.
  • Provide evidence of a bank account with a balance of £1,270.
  • Possess a valid passport.
  • Provide occupation code, job title, and annual salary.
  • Submit the employer’s name and sponsorship license details.

About UK

The United Kingdom is an island nation in northwestern Europe, with a total area of 243,610 km²

The capital of the state is London

Estimated population of of 67.22 million

The official language is English

The currency is the Pound Sterling £

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