UK Immigration Statistics Reveal Increase In Tier 5 Youth Mobility Visas (UK Working Holiday)

The latest UK Immigration Statistics reveal a significant increase in the number of Tier 5 Youth Mobility Visas (UK Working Holiday Visas) approved in Australia and New Zealand in 2010 when compared to Tier 5 Youth Mobility UK Immigration Statistics compiled during the recession. Between October 2009 at February 2010 Australian Tier 5 Youth Mobility Visa approvals increased by 45% and New Zealand Tier 5 Youth Mobility Visa approvals by 230%.

Tier 5 Youth Mobility UK Immigration Statistic

  • October 2009 – There were 947 UK Working Holiday Visas approved in Australia & 139 in New Zealand
  • February 2010 – There were 1,376 UK Working Holiday Visas approved in Australia & 464 in New Zealand
  • May 2010 –  There were 1,311 UK Working Holiday Visas approved in Australia & 295 in New Zealand

The latest figures echo recent reports from around the skilled recruitment sectors which tell of Australians and New Zealanders returning to the UK on Tier 5 Youth Mobility Visa in droves. Skilled Australians and New Zealanders are always in demand in the UK due to a strong work ethic, high quality services and an ability to gel well with existing staff members.

Commonwealth Contractors

Commonwealth Contractors represents a collection of highly skilled professionals from the Commonwealth and beyond. We partner with OISC Registered Immigration Partners capable of professionally representing Tier 1 Visa Applications / Extensions AND Tier 2 Licensed Consultancy & Associated Trust Partners who may be prepared, where required, to sponsor a Medical, Information Technology or Engineering Professional on a Tier 2 Visa (formerly UK Work Permit).

To find out more call Commonwealth Contractors now on 0800 294 4388or Submit your details now and we will get right back to you. Please be prepared to send a copy of a recent CV so that we can pass to interested partners.

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