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Guidance on immigration for migrant members

11 December 2020

This page includes a range of guidance for members on immigration issues, and will be updated regularly to reflect the evolving situation with immigration in light of Brexit and the introduction of a new points-based immigration system.

Legal advice for migrant members

UCU works with immigration specialists Bindmans LLP to help our migrant members with questions that relate to immigration and employment.

For more information and to access support please visit our legal services page.


Bindmans LLP have created a range of frequently asked questions documents for members in relation to various aspects of the immigration process.

Skilled worker visa - FAQs [65kb]

Frontier Workers - FAQs [36kb]

Sponsorship duties and absences - FAQs [24kb]

Nationality FAQs updated Dec 2022 [32kb]

End of Brexit transition period - FAQs [9kb]

EU Settlement Scheme FAQs [32kb]

Continuity of residence FAQ [97kb]

Strike action migrant worker FAQs [147kb]

Watch back our EU Settlement Scheme webinar with Bindmans' lawyers


Last updated: 14 December 2022