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Is there an age limit to apply under the YMS visa?

Yes. Only applicants who are aged between 18 and 30 will be eligible. You can enter the UK if you have a valid visa and have turned 31, however, you must apply before your 31st birthday.

Read more about this and other questions in our

Youth Mobility Visa section.


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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