Supporting international staff - immigration from 2021

The UK's immigration system is changing in two ways from 1 January 2021: free movement with the EU will end, and a new visa system for skilled workers will be introduced.

On the following pages, we'll try to explain how these changes will affect both new and existing staff so that you're better equipped to support them. We'll use a mix of case studies and details of the Immigration Rules.

You can browse through the pages by clicking "Next" below, or click on one of the following links:

These pages are a work in progress - we'll be adding scenarios and circumstances as we come across them. If you have a particular scenario or set of circumstances which aren't covered here, please contact your local HR hub.