Change Of Status
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- Working Holidaymakers
- Since 1 May 2004, nationals of the new EU Accession Countries are able to work freely in the UK under the worker registration scheme. If you are a UK employer looking for staff call the Latvian office on +371 7814121
Please note that the SBS currently only applies to nationals from
Bulgaria and Romania. The programme was scheduled to be phased out by
31 December, 2007, but was retained for both nations upon their
accession to the European Union on 01 January, 2007.
- You cannot change status while in the UK to someone on the sector based work permit scheme.
- The initial application is made to Work Permits UK in the UK.
- Once the work permit is granted you will need to apply for entry at a British Embassy or Consulate from outside the UK.
Are you an employer looking for suitable people? Call us on 020 7842 0800.
Are you looking for work? Go to the workpermit.com employment center. The only internet employment center designed for people wishing to live and work abroad.
Procedure after work permit is granted