Tier 5 (Youth Mobility Scheme) visa
You can apply for a Tier 5 (Youth Mobility Scheme) visa if you’re aged 18 to 30 and you’re from:
- New Zealand
- Hong Kong
- Republic of Korea
You can also apply if you’re 18 to 30 and a:
You can’t apply if you have:
- children who live with you
- children you’re financially responsible for
- already been in the UK under the scheme or in the former ‘working holidaymaker’ category
You must have £1,890 in savings.
Sponsorship: citizens of Hong Kong and the Republic of Korea
You must get a certificate of sponsorship reference number before you apply.
A certificate of sponsorship is a unique reference number that holds information about the job you will do and your personal details. It’s not a certificate or paper document.
You must apply for your visa within 3 months of receiving your certificate of sponsorship.
Get a certificate of sponsorship
Apply for a certificate of sponsorship in: