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Policy paper: Immigration Rules part 6A: the points-based system

Updated: This document is to be used on or after 14 July 2015.

This covers the 4 main routes of the points-based system:

  • Tier 1 high value migrants (exceptional talent, general, entrepreneur, investor, graduate entrepreneur)
  • Tier 2 skilled workers (intra-company transfers, general, minister of religion or sportsperson)
  • Tier 4 (General) student and Tier 4 (Child) student
  • Tier 5 temporary migrants (Youth Mobility Scheme, temporary workers)