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Tier 2 – Skilled worker visa


“To allow internationally recognised sportspeople to play their profession in the UK”.

To sponsor internationally recognised sportspeople or qualified coaches whose employment develop your sport at the highest level.

We manage applications for all sports including the English Premier League.

Call us on 01793 836010 or complete our Enquiry form for a Free Assessment.

Tier 2 – Skilled Worker Sportsperson Visa in more detail


This category covers a wide range of sports which include:

Archery, Athletics, Badminton, Baseball, Basketball, Boxing, Canoeing, Chinese Martial Arts, Cricket, Curling, Cycling, Equestrianism, Fencing, Field Hockey, Football, Gymnastics, Ice Hockey, Jockeys and Trainers, Judo, Kabbadi, Lacrosse, Motorcycling, Motorsports, Netball, Polo, Rowing, Rugby League, Rugby Union, Sailing Windsurfing and Powerboating, Shooting, Snooker, Squash and Racketball, Swimming, Water Polo, Diving and Synchronised Swimming, Table Tennis, Taekwondo, Tennis, Triathlon, Water Skiing, Wheelchair Basketball, Wrestling and Yoga.

Extension applications

Extension applications are issued in line with the Certificate of Sponsorship.

Indefinite Leave to Remain

Tier 2 Sportsperson visas can lead to settlement in the UK after five years stay in the UK.

Skilled Worker Visa Sportsperson Free Assessment

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Whether making an initial Tier 2 Sportsperson application, extension or require consultancy services our experts can help.