Are you eligible to work in the UK?
You are eligible to work in the UK, and therefore don’t need to obtain a work permit, if any of the following apply: You are a British citizen.
You are an European Economic Area (EEA) citizen – see list below.
You are a Swiss national.
What documents do I need to work in UK?
How to get a work permit
- A passport issued in your country of origin.
- Your birth certificate.
- Proof of your qualifications and references.
- Copies of any previous work permits.
- Your entry visa.
How can I go to UK for job?
You need to have a certificate of sponsorship from a licensed sponsor (į. e. potential employer) before you can apply to come to the UK to work, and the work you do in the UK must relate to the work of your sponsor organisation. You can apply for a visa up to 3 months before the date you travel to the UK.
Is it difficult to get job in UK?
The job market in the UK
The UK has the third largest economy in Europe and an unemployment rate of 4% at the end of July 2018 – the joint lowest since 1975. It’s easier to get a job if you don’t need a work permit. It is relatively easy to get part time or casual jobs but the pay will be a lot lower.