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The JCWI Guide to the Points Based System

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The most comprehensive legal and practical guide to the immigration system available to date

Price: £45.00 (plus £5.50 p&p applied at the check-out) 

10% Discount for JCWI members = £40.50 (plus £5.50 p&p applied at the check-out)

Key features include an overview of the new PBS and the allocation of points, non-PBS work/study routes, general grounds of refusal under the Immigration Rules and human rights under the PBS.



  • The road to the Points-Based System
  • Overview: the five tiers, Immigration Rules and Policy Guidance, Pankina and relatedcases
  • Making applications
  • Sponsorship under the Points-Based System
  • Tier 1: highly-skilled and high net-worth migrants and entrepreneurs
  • Tier 2: skilled workers
  • Tier 3: low-skilled workers
  • Tier 4: students
  • Tier 5: youth mobility and temporary workers
  • Non-PBS work/study routes and employer sanctions
  • General grounds for refusal
  • Human rights and the Points-Based System
  • Challenging decisions