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    DescriptionThis essential handbook is for anyone wishing to enter the UK to work, study, settle, join their family, or visit - and who wants to remain in the UK indefinitely. It is ideal for students, would-be immigrants to the UK, HR professionals, and expats. It will help them to identify which visa category is applicable to them, and will prepare them for passing the Life in the UK test as set by the Home Office for those applying for British citizenship. Written by immigration practitioners, this book is an easy to use handbook that readers will refer to, time and time again. This book is an essential read for those planning to come to the UK and who need to make a visa application. It covers: - critical information on which visa categories may be appropriate to their circumstances - how to make a visa application - what to expect when they arrive in the UK, including important information on how to establish a National Insurance number (for working), familiarising themselves with the taxation system, how to register with a Doctor and Dentist, plus much more. For those employing non-UK/EU citizens, this book explains: - what essential checks you must put in place - details of the Points Based System and how individuals can qualify - how to obtain a licence to employ foreign nationals and the HR compliance issues that need to be in place in order to remain compliant with the UK Border Agency For employers dealing with intra-company transfers and global people mobility issues, it offers a simple and understandable way to assess employees and whether they meet the appropriate visa requirements.


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    Title
    Live and Work in the UK
    Subtitle
    The Essential Guide to UK Immigration, the Points Based System and Life in the UK
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Mathew Collins, By (author) Nicky Barclay
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 280
    Width: 153 mm
    Height: 234 mm
    Thickness: 20 mm
    Weight: 544 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9781845283728
    ISBN 10: 1845283724
    Classifications

    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC E4L: ADV
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T14.3
    BIC subject category V2: WTH
    BISAC Merchandising Theme: ET030
    Ingram Theme: CULT/BRITIS
    BIC geographical qualifier V2: 1DBK
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 03
    B&T General Subject: 800
    Ingram Theme: CULT/WEUROP
    B&T Merchandise Category: TVL
    Ingram Subject Code: TT
    LC classification: G
    BISAC V2.8: TRV009070
    BIC subject category V2: VSW
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 24890
    DC22: 914.10486
    LC subject heading:
    BIC subject category V2: 1DBK
    LC subject heading: ,
    Thema V1.0: WTH, VSW
    Edition
    Revised
    Edition statement
    Revised edition
    Publisher
    Constable and Robinson
    Imprint name
    How to Books Ltd
    Publication date
    15 August 2010
    Author Information
    MATHEW COLLINS is the Managing Partner of the International Visa Consultancy, Ambler Collins, based in London. He has many years experience of assisting individuals, families and companies in preparing and processing successful visa applications to live in the UK and Europe. NICKY BARCLAY is a registered Immigration Practitioner who has worked with some of the UK's most progressive companies, managing work permit and visa applications for their overseas staff and assisting with their initial entry and settlement.
    Review quote
    'An essential guide for anyone wishing to enter the UK to visit, study or settle.' Student Focus.
    Table of contents
    Preface; Part I: Information for the 'Life in the UK' test; 1. United Kingdom past and present; 2. The UK in Europe and the Commonwealth; 3. Religion; 4. Women in UK society; 5. Children and young people; 6. Education; 7. Housing; 8. Utilities; 9. Personal finance; 10. Health; 11. Leisure; 12. Transport; 13. Employment; Part II: Immigration; 14. United Kingdom immigration; 15. Spouses, fiancees and unmarried partners; 16. EEA nationals; 17. Entry clearance; 18. Citizenship; Part III: Employer's Section; 19. Points-based system and employers' registration; Part IV: Living in the UK - Practical information; 20. Employment; 21. Studying; 22. Basic employment laws; 23. National insurance and taxation; 24. Starting a business; 25. Childcare, schools and education; 26. Housing; 27. Healthcare; 28. Transport; 29. Moving to the UK; 30. Arriving in the UK; 31. Lifestyle and leisure; 32. Useful information - things you need to know; 33. Crossing the cultural divide; 34. Useful contacts; Index.