I will have a drink driving offence in the UK and are currently on a temporary working visa from NZ. I am looking to apply for a tier 2 sponsorship, will this conviction have any bearing on the acceptance of this visa if properly disclosed?

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Thank you for your question.

Your drink driving offence may have an effect on your ability to get a Tier 2 (General) Visa.  Someone from our office will be in touch shortly to discuss how we can help you.

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OTS Solicitors

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