When submitting an application to the Home Office it is important to provide relevant supporting documentation to prove that you satisfy the requirements.
All supporting documentation must be:
You will need to submit:
As part of your application you should provide:
*If online statements are used, they must include account name, number, date of issue and have the official stamp on each page. The bank must also provide a letter confirming the documents are genuine.
**if an employer is an A-rated employer you do not need to evidence £945 but the Certificate of Sponsorship (COS) must confirm the sponsor will maintain and accommodate you and you will not claim benefits.
If you have been issued with a Police Registration Certificate and need to register with the police, you must provide this as part of your application
You must provide your new COS reference number. This confirms:
Details of any Resident Labour Market test carried out by sponsor should be included; or exemptions if on the Shortage Occupation List
If changing your employer, you must provide a new Certificate of Sponsorship (COS) reference number which should confirm:
You will need to submit your secure English language Test certificate at least level B1, for example:
If your circumstances have changed, you must provide evidence of this. For example:
Our Immigration Advice Service is here to support and assist RCN members.
If you would like assistance or further information, please contact us. You will need to provide us with your membership number and details of your current immigration status.