Tier 5 – Charity Worker Visa

Tier 5 – Charity Worker Visa

The Tier 5 (temporary worker) Charity worker visa category is for workers who have an unpaid/voluntary job offer and a certificate of sponsorship from a UK charity with a valid Tier 5 sponsorship licence. The job taken must be directly related to the sponsor charity's work. In order to apply under this category you must have a valid Tier 5 certificate of sponsorship from a licensed Tier 5 sponsor charity.

You can come to the United Kingdom under this category Tier 5 – Charity Worker if you wish to undertake unpaid voluntary work within your sponsor’s organisation.

When applying, you will need to provide a certificate of sponsorship and evidence of maintenance.

The maximum length of stay is 12 months. However, this can vary depending on the planned length of stay.

Home Office Tier 5 (Charity Worker) Visa Fees
 Outside the UK – £235
 Inside the UK – £235

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