Revised immigration rules for trainee accountants (on stamp 1A)

New immigration rules for trainee accountants who are non-EU/EEA and non-Swiss citizens (on stamp 1A) have been published. The new rules are in force from 1 June 2017.

Immigration rules

The new rules clarify how a trainee accountant can pursue a professional accounting qualification, including:

  • Time allowed to complete a qualification
  • Academic progress
  • Changing courses
  • Work placements
  • Rules for accounting technicians

Download the new rules for trainee accountants on stamp 1A (PDF 500KB)



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Updated: 1 June 2017

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