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Uk 5 tier seasonal work visa

UK tier 5 seasonal work visa agreement (Latest)

The country made of many islands is one of the most advanced countries in the field of human development, education, and lifestyle of citizens. If we look at the average salary of labor in Uk it is about 35,000$ per year! This concludes that an individual living in the united kingdom can earn a decent amount.

The government of the united kingdom has decided to give a chance to citizens of different countries to work in their country by doing horticulture. If you are thinking that farming is not a good source of income then have a look at the stat given below:

 “A farmer who works in the United Kingdom gets an average salary of 28,000$ per USD, which is a whopping amount! The government does not take tax if income is below 9000$ per year”.

We hope now you realised that agriculture can too provide you with a better life!

If you also want to work in the UK, this article is for you! We will cover all the necessary details about this and make sure to comment below if any of your doubt is there. This is a temporary job for six months.

General Outlook

If you wish to work in the agriculture field in Uk, you can apply for this visa. You can do farming of vegetables and fruits and can make you earn a good amount of money.

We will look at requirements, eligibility, and how to apply for this visa.


  • This visa is suited for those who are over 18 years old.
  • You should apply for this visa three months before the joining date.
  • You should have a certificate allotted by the sponsoring employer.
  • It would be best if you had at least 1,275$ with yourself to indicate that you can survive till you start to earn in the UK.

Certificate by Sponsor

  • At the time of submitting the form, you have to add the certificate given by the sponsor. The sponsor will provide the sponsor reference number on that certificate.
  • Your certificate is valid up to 3 months after it is allotted to you by the supporter.

Sufficient amount of reserve

  • You should have 1275 $ with you to show proof that you can support yourself in the UK for 28 days.
  • You don’t have to show this fund if your sponsor covers your expenses for the first 28 days.


The documents needed are as follows-

  • You should have a sponsorship reference number which will be included in the certificate of sponsorship only.
  • You should have a certificate allotted by the sponsoring employer.
  • You should have a national identity and passport. 
  • You have a verification of savings ( discussed above)such as a bank account proclamation(or sponsorship certificate )
  • You should have accomplished a certified translation of documents not in English or Welsh. (source)

Now, we will discuss the other important question you are considering.

Who can apply for this visa?

If you want to apply for this visa, you should fulfill these conditions –

  • Your age should be above 18 years.
  • You should have a certificate allotted by the sponsor.
  • You must live as a citizen of a non-EEA country. (read here)
  • You must ensure that you maintain the required amount in your bank account.

You should note that you may be required a Standard Visitor visa as you will work for less than six months.

Let us show you how to do this –


  • You should apply three months before your journey.
  • You should be able to meet sufficient funds in your bank ( this is concerned earlier too)

Visa fees-

  • You have to pay 100-dollar fees for a six-month stay. ( It is a standard fee) 

These are some extra details. 

Now we will see when to apply for a visa for UK tier 5 seasonal work.

When to apply for the visa?

You can apply three months from the date you join to work. When you get your sponsor certificate, the date mentioned is the first date you can use to apply.

Where to apply for Uk temporary Visa?

If you have read the above points carefully and want to apply and work for six months in Uk, read this paragraph carefully.

  • To apply, you can get an online form on the official page of the united kingdom. (United Kingdom)
  • In this form, you must fill in all personal details such as name, age, birthplace, etc.
  • After this, you have to pay the visa fees.
  • At last, you just have to go to the nearest visa application center to take your fingerprints and pictures.
  • Visa applicants also need to have a test for tuberculosis. You will get a certificate if you get passed, which will be valid for six months. 

So these are all details of the “UK Tier 5 Seasonal Work Visa.”

We hope you liked today’s article.

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