Individuals can opt for a Tier 5 (International Agreement) visa while in the UK if they wish to continue working for the same employer. To pass this visa, they must have a work permit and work for an international organization or government abroad. They can stay in the UK for more than 28 days for two years or the date on their sponsorship certificate. successful candidates under the International Level 5 Agreement (interim workers), is issued the entry authorization valid for up to two years or for the period of the employment more than 14 days if it is shorter (unless it is a foreign official or a private agent in a diplomatic household, in which case the entry authorization is granted for a maximum of twelve months or for the period of the commitment plus 14 days if it is shorter). Tier 5 International Agreement Visa Category is indicated for those who come to the UK under a contract to provide a service under international law, including: Usually up to one month after the work period indicated on your sponsorship certificate, and up to 2 years with renewal. You can stay longer if you apply as an employee of a foreign government or international organization or as a private agent in a diplomatic budget. This scheme is for people who come to Britain to provide a service to the United Kingdom under a contractual agreement under international law. These include the General Agreement on Trade in Services (GATS) or other international agreements, overseas government staff and international organizations, as well as private staff in diplomatic homes. (i) General Agreement on Trade in Services (GATS) The applicant must work for a sponsor of a country that is a member of the World Trade Organization (WHO) and has signed the agreement; or has a bilateral agreement with the United Kingdom or the European Union; or is a member of the European Union. The applicant must work in accordance with the terms of the international agreement indicated and, finally, work (if applicable) for the employer who received the contract or provide services to the British client. (ii) Overseas government and international organization staff The applicant must have an employment contract with the overseas government or international organization.
The applicant cannot be employed in any other job for its sponsor which is not indicated in the sponsorship certificate and should not intend to move into another category of workers under the international agreements scheme after entering the United Kingdom. The category of the international agreement is for people who arrive in the UK under contract to register work under international law. To apply in this category, you need a Tier 5 sponsorship certificate valid by a licensed Tier 5 sponsor organization. The work covered by this visa includes: staff of foreign governments and international organizations; and similar agreements between the UK and another country; The visa requirement category for international agreements does not include the GATS obligation or other similar obligations in other agreements. Persons arriving in the UK under these agreements should be covered by Level 2 (intra-company transfer) of the points system. The applicant must be 18 years of age or older, with the intention of working full-time as a domestic worker. they must be employed as a private bailiff in the household of an agent of a diplomatic/consular post; or an official employed by an international organization.