Working Holiday Visa – Changes in Immigration Law

Changes to Immigration Law 2021/2022

Working Holiday Visa & Youth Mobility Scheme

The ‘working holiday visa’ or ‘Youth mobility scheme’ is being expanded in January 2022 to allow citizens of India and Iceland between ages of 18 and 30 to apply to live and work in the UK for up to 2 years, without sponsorship, with additional requirements for Indian citizens including holding an undergraduate degree or having a minimum of 3 years’ work experience in a role equivalent to the approved list of jobs.

For further information regarding the Work Holiday Visa or Youth Mobility Scheme, please do not hesitate to contact our immigration team at Bond Adams directly at either of our offices in Birmingham and Leicester.