Bring your domestic worker in the UK for 6 months
The Overseas Domestic Worker Visa allows overseas employers to bring their domestic workers with them when visiting the UK for up to 6 months. Domestic workers in private households can include cleaners, chauffeurs, gardeners, cooks, nannies and carers. They must be employed in the UK in the employer’s house or in a house that they use regularly.
A domestic worker can come to the United Kingdom with their employer and undertake domestic work for their employer for a maximum period of six months if they applied after 6 April 2012.
The domestic worker must be 19 or older, has worked for his/her employer for at least 1 year in the same household as his/her employer and plans to travel to the United Kingdom with his/her employer.
Furthermore, the applicant needs to intend to work as a full-time domestic worker in his/her employer’s household in the United Kingdom.
Moreover, the domestic worker must be able to support himself/herself in the United Kingdom without the need for public funds. The employer must additionally pay them the national minimum wage.
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