For guidance on how to conduct a legally compliant right to work check please refer to the UEA Procedure on How to Conduct a Right to Work Check along with the Approved List of Documents to Verify Entitlement to Work in the UK.  

If you wish to facilitate a business, research or academic visit for a non-EEA national under a Visitor Visa please refer to the Invitation and Visa Process for Business, Academic and Research Visitors and if you wish to facilitate a Tier 5 visa for a Sponsored Researcher or Fellow please complete Tier 5 Request Sheet.  

Recruiting managers needing to facilitate sponsorship of vacancies under a Tier 2 visa should complete the Tier 2 Request Sheet

Please contact HR if you require any guidance and support relating to immigration compliance and UKVI processes for UEA staff, sponsored researchers, non-student visitors or Tier 4 workers.