What happens if my Sponsor Licence is suspended?
You will receive a letter from the Home Office following a visit stating that you have had your Sponsorship Licence suspended. They will also include the reasons for the suspension, which you will need to resolve.
You will be given 20 working days to respond to the suspension. Failure to do so may lead to you having your Sponsor Licence revoked. It is important, therefore, to seek legal advice as soon as possible.
A Sponsor Licence suspension will also affect all sponsored migrants. Any extension applications will be put on hold but current workers will still be able to work. If your Sponsor Licence is revoked, your migrant employees will be given 60 days to receive a new Certificate of Sponsorship. If they cannot find a new sponsor, they will have to leave the country.