Tier 2 sports person


You can apply for a Tier 2 (Sportsperson) visa if all of the following apply:
    you’re an elite sportsperson or qualified coach recognised by your sport’s governing body as internationally established at the highest level;

  • your sport’s governing body is endorsing your application;
  • your employment will develop your sport in the UK at the highest level;
  • you’re from outside the European Economic Area (EEA) and Switzerland;
  • you meet the other eligibility requirements.


You must:

  • have a certificate of sponsorship reference number from your sponsor;
  • meet the English requirement.

You must also have £945 in savings – this is to prove you can support yourself. You must have had this in your bank account for 90 days before you apply, unless you’re exempt.

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