New immigration rules will make it “next to impossible” for hospitality to recruit overseas workers

Last week the Home Secretary announced upcoming changes in immigration policies which will raise the skilled worker visa minimum salary threshold from the current £26,200 to £38,700. Jane Pendlebury, CEO of HOSPA, told us what this means for the hospitality sector

The most important change announced by the Government concerns the skilled worker visa because from spring 2024, the earning threshold for overseas workers will increase by nearly 50% from its current position of £26,200 to £38,700. How will this change affect the hospitality industry? 

It’s just not good for hospitality.

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