Call UK office +44 (0)20 8841 7000

United Kingdom: Immigration Health Surcharge to double

Latest update on the Immigration Health Surcharge in the United Kingdom

The UK Government has announced plans to double the Immigration Health Surcharge (IHS) from £200 to £400. At present, the IHS applies to foreign nationals who are seeking to live in the UK for six months or more to work, study or join family. As a result, an individual expecting to stay in the UK for five years would pay an upfront fee of £2,000.

The current discounted rate for students and those on the Youth Mobility Scheme will also double from £150 to £300.

The changes are expected to take effect later this year.

More information

If you have any questions, feel free to contact our Immigration team at immigration@sterling.com or call +44(0)20 8836 3359.

Sterling wins at the 2018 FEM EMMAs
News
12 Nov 2018

Sterling wins at the 2018 FEM EMMAs

Friday 9th November was award winning for the Sterling team at this year’s FEM EMEA EMMAs. The evening started well...

Learn More

WHAT THEY SAY...

This was the absolute best relocation experience ever. I have nothing but great things to say about the process from start to finish, and would recommend you guys to anyone!
DLF Group joins Sterling Spain
News
26 Oct 2018

DLF Group joins Sterling Spain

Sterling Spain is excited to announce that, as of 01 November 2018 the relocation arm of DLF Group based in...

Learn More
Wordpress | Drupal | Magento | plugins and themes | Developers IT Services | Consulting | Business Solutions