Nurses relocating to the UK
Are you an international nurse thinking about relocating to the UK. We can support you with relocation, find out all you need to know here.
Before moving to the UK, you will need to obtain a Tier 2 visa. This allows you to remain in the country for up to five years and can be extended if required.
The NMC regulates nurses and midwives in England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland. They set standards for nurses and midwives to meet in their working lives. To practice as a nurse in the UK you will need to apply for registration with NMC.
Nurses interested in working in the UK are required to demonstrate their English language proficiency by passing either IELTS, or OET.