an original bank/building society statements* for the last three months which show your transactions during the last 90 days prior to submitting an application, and show a balance of at least £945 or above** during the last 3 months and within 31 days of date of application
your contract of employment
*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.
Evidence of your new Tier 2 Sponsorship (if applying for a change of employer)
You must provide your new COS reference number. This confirms the date the COS was assigned, your personal information/contact details, your Sponsors full address and your employment start date, job title & pay - details of any Resident Labour Market test carried out by sponsor should be included; or exemptions if on the Shortage Occupation List.
Our Immigration Advice Service is here to support and assist RCN members. If you would like assistance or further information, please call us. You will need to provide us with your membership number and details of your current immigration status.