UK employers who hold a Sponsor Licence need to be aware of the reality of unannounced audits by the UK Visas and Immigration (UKVI) during any point whilst a Tier 2 Sponsor Licence is held to ensure they are complying with their duties as a sponsor. In some cases the UKVI officials will provide notice of their attended arrival, but employers need to take a robust approach to their sponsor duties.
As part of sponsor licence compliance and audits, the compliance officers carry out the checks and they may want to:
Our immigration team regularly carries out mock audits at client premises. Following our mock audit, you will receive a comprehensive written report prepared by the immigration barrister who conducted the audit identifying risk areas and providing expert recommendations for improvement.
Our immigration team will ensure that you become fully compliant with their sponsor duties and well prepared for a Home Office visit.
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