Settlement under worker route
There are number of worker route categories leading to settlement, Start-up visa, Innovator visa, Skilled Worker route are among them.
What is the settlement under worker route?
In order to qualify for indefinite leave to remain you will need to satisfy that;
- You have spent a continuous period of 5 years lawfully in the UK in a permitted category.
- You have not been absent from the UK for more than 180 days in any rolling 12 calendar month periods preceding the date of application.
- You have sufficient knowledge of the English language (unless an exemption applies);
- You have taken and passed the Life in the UK test (unless an exemption applies).
In addition, each of the work-related settlement categories also have their own eligibility criteria as well.