Automatic settlement for skilled workers to end
As part of the Government's commitment to reviewing the immigration system, last summer a consultation was launched proposing reforms to employment-related settlement, Tier 5 and overseas domestic worker routes. Immigration Minister Damian Green has announced the Government's response to this consultation. The proposed changes will mean that skilled migrant workers coming to the UK under Tier 2 of the points-based system will no longer be able to settle in the UK simply based on the amount of time they have spent in the UK.
Tribunal fees will price low-paid workers out of justice
Many of the UK's lowest paid workers will be unable to afford to enforce their workplace rights if the Government's proposals ...
Created on: 07-Mar-12 10:01