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» Penalties for Non-Compliance
Under the new points-based system for UK Immigration, employers found to be employing an illegal worker may face new civil or criminal penalties.
The onus is now on UK employers to ensure that they are not employing illegal workers. Illegal workers will be removed by the Home Office, in addition to penalties being levied against the employer. Non-compliance with the new immigration rules may result in the following:
For more information about ensuring compliance Employee Sponsorship Licence:
The Employer Sponsorship Licence is required by any employer looking to hire a worker through the Tier 2 Work Permit programme.
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