Tier 2 Visa Government fees from 18 March 2016

Annual Immigration health Surcharge for all applicants £200 (apart from indefinite leave to remain)

Points based system - applications made outside the UK

 

Fees categoryCurrent FeeNew fee from 18 March 2016Fee Change
Tier 2 (General), (Intra-Company Transfer) - Long Term Staff, (Sportsperson) & (Minister of Religion), where a certificate of sponsorship has been issued for a period of three years or less£564£575£11
Tier 2 (Intra-Company Transfer) - Short Term Staff, Graduate Trainee & Skills Transfer£445£454£9
Tier 2 (General), (Intra-Company Transfer) - Long Term Staff, where a certificate of sponsorship has been issued for a period of more than three years£1,128£1,151£23
Tier 2 (General) shortage occupation where a certificate of sponsorship has been issued for a period of three years or less£428£437£9
Tier 2 (General) shortage occupation where a certificate of sponsorship has been issued for a period of more than three years£856£873£17

Points based system - applications made in the UK

Fees categoryCurrent FeeNew fee from 18 March 2016Fee Change
Tier 2 (General), (Intra-Company Transfer) - Long Term Staff, (Sportsperson) & (Minister of Religion), where a certificate of sponsorship has been issued for a period of three years or less£651£664£13
Tier 2 (Intra-Company Transfer) - Short Term Staff, Graduate Trainee & Skills Transfer£445£454£9
Tier 2 (General), (Intra-Company Transfer) - Long Term Staff, where a certificate of sponsorship has been issued for a period of more than three years£1,302£1,328£26
Tier 2 (General) shortage occupation where a certificate of sponsorship has been issued for a period of three years or less£428£437£9
Tier 2 (General) shortage occupation where a certificate of sponsorship has been issued for a period of more than three years£856£873£17