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Hosted by the Department for the Economy, with speakers from the Home Office, Invest NI and InterTradeIreland, this webinar will focus on helping Northern Ireland businesses to prepare for the practical implications of the UK’s new Points-Based Immigration System.
The two hour session will provide up-to-date information to help businesses prepare for changes that will come into force at the end of December, when free movement ends and the new Points-Based Immigration System comes into effect on 1 January 2021.
Key topics for discussion will include:
► Overview of the Points-Based Immigration System
► Overview of Skilled Worker route
► Recruiting and Employing Migrant Workers: Processes & Timeframes
► Recruiting and Employing Migrant Workers: Sponsorship Process
► The EU Settlement Scheme
► Frontier Workers & Frontier Workers Permit Scheme
► Signposting to available support
Participants will also have the opportunity to ask the Home Office practical questions about immigration system issues most relevant to their businesses.
The event is open to all businesses, business representative organisations, and anyone with an interest in the UK’s new immigration system and how businesses in Northern Ireland need to prepare for it.
Please register for the event by 7th December 2020.