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Bulgarian and Romanian Nationals
This page contains details of the immigration and self-
On the 1st January 2007 Bulgaria & Romania joined the EU, which meant nationals from these two countries no longer needed to apply for an entry visa to the UK. These nationals can freely enter the UK, but the UK Border Agency has put in place restrictions on who can work under a Contract of Service (Pay As You Earn Employment). A2s do not fall under the Points Based System.
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If you are a highly skilled Bulgarian or Romanian national you are permitted to apply for a BR2 if you meet the UK Border Agency (UKBA) requirements. This page gives you an outline of whether you think you qualify or not.
Bulgarian or Romanian national intending to take employment in the United Kingdom who is subject to the requirement to hold an Accession Worker Card.
Employment Start Date
You must not start work until you receive your Accession worker card. If you are prosecuted and convicted of working without an Accession worker card you could face imprisonment for up to 3 months or a fixed penalty of £1000.
Below are the options open to you if you wish to apply under BR3
Do you need help with your BR application?
UK: 01903 641690 Outside of the UK: 0044 1903 641690
Fast Track Services
When you request for a free assessment, the information you provide us is strictly confidential and will not be passed to any third party directly or indirectly.
Are you in the UK and urgently need to apply for a new visa?
Call us today urgently on 01903 641690 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
If you are a UK employer and need to either register for a new sponsor licence, or apply to renew your sponsor licence, or apply for restricted/unrestricted Certificates of Sponsorship, call us on 01903 641690.