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What is the Resident Labour Market Test (RLMT)?

The RLMT has now been abolished however previously, sponsors were required to advertise the role they wanted to sponsor a worker for in line with UKVI’s RLMT. This was to show that the role could not be filled by a settled worker.

 

Read more about this and other questions in our

Sponsor licences section.

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Given the fast pace of change, we would stress that this information is designed to be informative, not advisory and represents our understanding of English law and practice as at the date indicated. We would always recommend that you should seek specific guidance on any particular legal issue.

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