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Employers and education providers

This section explains how employers and education providers in the United Kingdom can legally employ migrant workers and teach migrant students.

Sponsoring migrants from outside Europe

How employers and education providers can sponsor migrant workers and students under the points-based immigration system.

Preventing illegal working

Employers must take care not to employ migrants who don't have the right to work in the UK. Find out more here.

Information for English speakers of other languages (ESOL) providers

How ESOL providers can meet ESOL provisions within the knowledge of language of life requirement.