UK Tier 2 General Work Permit

Are you from a Non-EEA Country and hold a Certificate of Sponsorship from UK Employer?

UK Tier 2 General is for You!

Have your file readied and processed now!

UK Tier 2 General Work Permit


Tier 2 General is a points-based system, which is for migrants from outside Europe. You do not need to apply under the points-based system if:

  • You are a national of a country in the European Economic Area (EEA) or Switzerland – the European national section describes your right to work in the UK.
  • You are a British overseas territories citizen, unless you are from one of the sovereign base areas in Cyprus.
  • You are a Commonwealth citizen with permission to enter or stay in the UK because at least one of your grandparents was born here – the UK ancestry section explains how you can apply.
  • Your partner or (if you are under 18 years) one of your parents have permission to stay in the UK under Tier 2 of the points-based system – you should apply as their dependent or
  • You have no conditions or time limit attached to your stay.

Tier 2 General visa allows candidates to live and work in the UK and even apply for PR after a specified period of time. So if you certificate of sponsorship from a UK employer, apply for Tier 2 visa now. Y-Axis can assist you process your Tier 2 application. Write to us for the same.

Get Started


  • Can live and work in the UK.
  • Can extend the stay in the UK.
  • Will be eligible for PR after 5 years stay in the UK.


In order to qualify for the Tier 2 (General) you must score 50 points based on the certificate of sponsorship and appropriate salary. These are known as your ‘attributes’.

Points Requirement

Points are available for your attributes as follows:

Attribute Points available

Assigned a certificate of sponsorship, because:

  • the job offer passes Resident Labour Market Test;
  • a Resident Labour Market Test exemption applies;or
  • you are continuing to work in the same occupation for the same sponsor.

The Certificate of sponsorship page explains how you can score these points.

Appropriate salary and allowances the Appropriate salary and allowances page explains how you can score these points. 20

Points for your English language ability:

You must score 10 points for English language ability.

The English language page explains how you can score these points.

Points for maintenance (funds):

You must score 10 points for maintenance (funds).

Application Cost

Who you’re applying for

Apply online or by post in UK

Apply in person outside the UK

Main Applicant



Main Applicant (if you’re from Turkey or Macedonia)



All dependants

£1,180 each person

£963 each person

*Note:-You’ll also have to pay the Healthcare surcharge as part of your application and any additional VFS cost.

Process Time

Once an application is submitted at the UK Embassy, the process time is 2 – 4 weeks.

The process time may increase if the Embassy schedules an interview.

Full Service Deliverable

Our Full Service & Processing Includes:

  • Documents Checklist.
  • Complete Application Processing.
  • Forms, Documentation & Petition Filing.
  • Sample drafts.
  • Job Search Assistance.*

* These services are provided at an additional cost.


Y-Axis 4 weeks ago
Review By ; Joy Innocent The assigned process consultant, Jyothi, is excellent, she knows the subject well, and organizes and guides us in a professional way. I had processed my earlier visas… Read More
Y-Axis 1 month ago
Review By : Srinidhi Krishnamachary I approached Y-Axis with a prior USA business visit refusal and this time i was applying for a USA visit visa to visit me sister in law and her family to c… Read More
Y-Axis 1 month ago
Review By : Pallavi Deshmukh As usual I have a same experience with Y-Axis, I have applied for UK visit visa to meet my daughter during this Christmas and New Year. Shabbir is very impressive… Read More
Y-Axis 1 month ago
Review By : pavithra rani If you want to save your time and do not take much stress on the documentation part , then please go ahead with Y-Axis. Jyoti Reddy was my consultant ,helped me from… Read More
Y-Axis 2 months ago
I had a very good experience with Y-Axis process consultant, Jyothi Reddy on the UK visit visa. She really helped me a lot on each and every minute details. Right from beginning till visa approval she… Read More
speak to a counsellor
Get started

We will connect you to a Y-Axis Consultant ASAP.


I agree to receive news and updates from Y-Axis