Sample CoS

certificate of sponsorship Tier 2 example

A Tier 2 certificate of sponsorship (CoS) is not more than a reference number which should be sufficient to apply for leave to enter or remain in the UK. However, based on common practice, Visa Application Centers (VAC) and Premium Service Centers (PSC) seem to insist on being provided with a hard copy of the actual certificate, preferably the long version showing all the applicant’s details as well as the job description, the salary offered, whether the resident labour market test has been passed, amongst other things.

Below is an example of a certificate of sponsorship (CoS) which was assigned recently:

tier 2 cos example page 1

Tier 2 CoS example page 2