You may be asked to leave the UK within 60 days if your employment is terminated prematurely. It is unlikely that you will have to leave if your visa stays less than 60 days. Irish citizens are not required to apply for a visa or an EU settlement system. The Tier 5 (Temporary Workers) programme allows individuals to travel to the UK with a job offer for specific purposes or for temporary/short-term employment. The scheme consists of five subcategory for different sectors. Tier 5 International Agreement Visa Category is for those who come to the UK under a contract to provide a service under international law, including: You can apply for a temporary work visa – International Agreement Worker (T5) if you are charged with working under international law or a contract in the UK. For example, if you will be: The earliest request you can apply for is 3 months before the date you want to start working. This date is on your sponsorship certificate. If you have a contract to perform work under international law, you can apply for a Tier 5 – International Agreement visa. (ii) Overseas government and international organization staff The applicant must have an employment contract with the overseas government or international organization. The applicant cannot be employed in any other job for its sponsor which is not indicated in the sponsorship certificate and should not intend to move into another category of workers under the international agreements scheme after entering the United Kingdom.
Level 5 of the points system is for people travelling to the UK to work temporarily on a temporary work visa or youth mobility programme. Our experienced British immigration and work visa lawyers can help you with your Tier 5 International Agreement visa application if you are responsible for working under international law while working in the UK, for example for a foreign government or as a private employee in a diplomatic household and you come from the European Economic Area (EEA) and Switzerland. Contact us for case evaluation, qualification requirements and documentation. We offer legal advice and support to people planning to travel to the UK on a Tier 5 (Temporary Worker – International Agreement) visa. If you wish to travel to the UK on this visa, you should contact one of our experienced lawyers in order to successfully and correctly apply for a Tier 5 (Temporary International Agreement) visa. Overseas government and international staff; and this scheme is for people who come to Britain to provide a service to the United Kingdom under a contractual agreement under international law. These include the General Agreement on Trade in Services (GATS) or other international agreements, overseas government staff and international organizations, as well as private staff in diplomatic homes. You need an empty page in your passport for your visa. (i) General Agreement on Trade in Services (GATS) The applicant must work for a sponsor of a country that is a member of the World Trade Organization (WHO) and has signed the agreement; or has a bilateral agreement with the United Kingdom or the European Union; or is a member of the European Union. The applicant must work in accordance with the terms of the international agreement indicated and, finally, work (if applicable) for the employer who received the contract or provide services to the British client.
Individuals can opt for a Tier 5 (International Agreement) visa while in the UK if they wish to continue working for the same employer. To pass this visa, they must have a work permit and work for an international organization or government abroad. You can, in addition to 28 days for two years or the date on your sponsorship certificate, in the UK.