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Applicants: New points-based system dependant guidance and forms

07 August 2013

Today we have published new points-based system (PBS) versions of:

Guidance:

  • PBS (Dependant) Policy Guidance

Application forms:

  • Tier 4 (Child) application form
  • Tier 2 Priority Dependant application form
  • Tier 1, 2 or 5 Dependant application form
  • Tier 4 Dependant application form

All these forms are for use by applicants who are already in the UK. You should use the ne...

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Guidance: Bulk data transfer for sponsors: country codes

Updated: Updated list.

The is part of the bulk data transfer toolkit for licensed sponsors that are using the sponsorship management system (SMS).

It lists the country and nationality codes they need to use for bulk data transfers between their IT systems and the SMS.

 
Applicants: Sponsor management system and points calculator will be unavailable on 04 August

02 August 2013

Our sponsor management system and points calculator will be unavailable between 10:00 and 23:59 on Sunday 04 August. We will be carrying out essential maintenance work on these services.

During this time users will not be able to access the:

  • sponsorship management system;
  • sponsorship application; and
  • online points calculator.

We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

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Employers: Priority visa service for UK settlement applications launches in Australia

01 August 2013

A priority visa service for UK settlement applications has launched in Australia.

From 1 August 2013, if you are applying for a settlement visa to the UK, you can have your application fast tracked by using our optional priority visa service.

We aim to process all settlement visa applications within 10 working days of receipt at our Manila visa hub.

Processing time does not include transit to and from Manila, and this will vary depending on your postal address.

The normal processing time for settlement applicatio...

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Guidance: Reporting student activity: SMS guide 5

Updated: Updated guidance.

To help sponsors report student activity, for example, if a studentís circumstances change. This guide also contains help with reporting fee updates and adding sponsor notes to confirmation of acceptance for studies (CAS) that have already been assigned.

 
Guidance: Creating and assigning CAS: SMS guide 4

Updated: Updated guidance.

Step-by-step guide to creating and assign a CAS. This document should be viewed with the SMS guide 4a.

 
Guidance: Applications, renewals and services: SMS guide 3

Updated: Updated guidance.

To help sponsors apply for premium customer service, renew or decline to renew their highly trusted sponsor (HTS) status or licence renewal, and manage action plans.

 
Applicants: Sponsor management system and points calculator will be unavailable from 31 July

31 July 2013

Our sponsor management system and points calculator will be unavailable between 21:00 Wednesday 31 July and 02:00 Thursday 01 August 2013. We will be carrying out essential maintenance work on these services.

During this time users will not be able to access the:

  • sponsorship management system;
  • sponsorship application; and
  • online points calculator

We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

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