Please keep in mind that the Overseas Domestic Worker Visa lets overseas employers to bring their domestic workers with them when coming to the United Kingdom for up to 6 months. Domestic workers in private households can comprise carers, chauffeurs, cleaners, cooks, gardeners and nannie. They need to be employed in the UK in the employer’s house or in a house that they use frequently.

Now, let’s tell you, what are the
Requirements for the Overseas Domestic Worker Visa

Please keep in mind that applicants need to have been employed as a domestic worker in the same employer’s household outside the UK for a minimum of one year instantly before applying to enter the UK in this space. Visa holders will be required to adapt and back themselves without recourse to public funds.

Furthermore, the employer needs to be a British citizen who generally resides outside the UK and who does not plan to remain in the UK for more than 6 months, or be a foreign national who is coming to the UK on a visit and does not desire to stay for over 6 months.

Now let’s tell you about the Limitations on the Overseas Domestic Worker Visa

Please keep in mind that you are allowed the following:

Reside in the UK if your employer takes a short trip outside the UK during the visit.
Travel outside the UK and come back to the UK to complete your stay on condition that you still work for your employer
Switch employers to another job as a domestic worker in a private household if you reside for less than 6 months

Now lets discuss about the restrictions.

You cannot switch your job for the employer you arrived in the UK with
You are not allowed to reside in the UK for long periods of time by means of frequent visits
Your dependents will not be allowed to come with you to the UK
Access to public funds will not be accessible.

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