The UK Home Office has announced that their Highly SkilledMigrant Programme (HSMP) application processing Teamcurrently has a backlog of applications to consider due to asignificant increase in the number of applications received.The Home Office is apparently reviewing the situation and anumber of measures are being implemented in order to returnprocessing times back to normal.
To enable the HSMP Team to efficiently continue to processexisting applications, the Home Office has asked applicantsand their representative to refrain from contacting them withrequests for updates.
The Home Office has apologised to those applicants who haveexperienced delays and would like to confirm that they aretaking measures to minimise these delays and return serviceto normal as quickly as possible.
Despite these delays, the HSMP scheme still offers the quickestprocessing time of any skilled migration visas worldwide!
Go to the HSMP Points Calculator to evaluate your chances atany time.