Creative and Sporting Category

The Tier 5 Creative and Sporting category is for people who want to come to the UK in order to work in professional sport or to work as creative artists or entertainers.

  • Sportspeople can stay and work in the UK for up to 12 months.
  • Artists and entertainers can stay and work in the UK for up to 24 months.

Elite-level athletes and coaches who plan to be based in the UK for an extended period should apply under the Tier 2 Sports People category.

If you have any questions, or if you wish to apply under the Creative and Sporting category, please request a call from a UK Visa Bureau Migration Consultant. 

Check If You Qualify For A Tier 5 UK Work Visa