Tier 5 Temporary Worker
The Tier 5 Temporary Worker category is a a visa category for temporary workers to live and work in the UK for a period of up to 2 years, there are some cases where temporary workers are limited only to 12 months.
The following categories fall under Tier 5 temporary worker:
- International Agreement
- Government Authorised Exchange Scheme
- Creative and Sporting
- Religious Workers
- Charity Workers
The Youth Mobility scheme falls under its own category. The difference is individuals do not need to be issued a certificate of sponsorship by an individual sponsor in order to come to the UK, unless they are from Hong Kong or Republic of Korea.