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Philippine flag Embassy of Philippines in London

Address6-8 Suffolk Street
London SW1Y 4HG
United Kingdom
Phonelocal: (020) 7451.1800
international: +44.20.7451.1800
Faxlocal: (020) 7930.9787
international: +44.20.7930.9787
Emailpe.london@dfa.gov.ph
Web sitehttp://londonpe.dfa.gov.ph/
NotesBeware of emailed job offers for childcare and other similar positions in the UK. These are all frauds.

• Since November 2008, no visas are granted for household workers from outside Europe. Work visas are only granted for highly-skilled positions, most of which require university degrees.

• No legitimate employment agency in the UK requires you to pay them any money. All fees would be paid by the employer.

• No legitimate employment agency in the UK uses a free email address from Yahoo, Gmail, or similar services.

• No legitimate employment agency in the UK uses a telephone number that begins with +4470 (070). These are non-geographic numbers available to anyone in the world.

• No legitimate business requests payment via Western Union.

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Rhodora Cena
Sun, 2 Nov 2014 11:56 EST
mam/sir
i just wanna know if this is a scam or not,i was a direct hire as a caregiver in london by Ben Williams,he will shoulder all the payments and my visa except for the placement that the embassy was asking for me,i just send him already the documents he needed for the processing of my visa,and he wants me to get the placement fee so that if the embassy will give him the details of how i send the payment i am ready,...pls reply me ASAP if it is true or not on my gmail add....rhodacena@gmail.com.thanks
Shiela lumawig
Sun, 2 Nov 2014 10:03 EST
I just want to know if alphatravel agency if is it true.
Mam/sir I just wanna Inform if there's a agency over there ALPHA TRAVEL AGENCY, MR JOHN WAYNE OFFER ME A JOB AS CHILDCARE.i send already my documents to process my working visa and I'm waiting their reply.thanks and I need your advise regarding this.
maria lyn avelino
Sun, 2 Nov 2014 05:38 EST
working visa
Hi I wanna ask if is a legit or scam? The agency have been give a information sheet visa in uk. Because I'm applying for a nanny I wanna if this is true coz I'll be the one who shoulder the visa payment cost £ 500. This is the agency Premier Travel agency in UK. Thank you
Eddie Jabinal
Sun, 2 Nov 2014 03:05 EST
real or scam?
hi, . i just wanna ask if this offer is legit, . you can send msg me in eddietanjabinaljr@yahoo.com, plss i need a quick response..

Dear ,

We have been contacted by your employer (Hotel) to provide you details of your work permit and visa application and attached to this mail are the forms documents and information that is needed for you to fill so that the UK Immigration board can grant you your work permit. Please review them although we will give you the breakdown of all you need to know about the processing of your travel documents in this mail.

In accordance with the amendment to the Immigration, Asylum, and Nationality which clearly stated that all employee seeking to work in the United Kingdom who are currently Non-Citizen and Non-Resident in the United Kingdom are required to provide proof of the Right to Work in the United Kingdom. After been contacted by you and your employer, we have contacted the British immigration Service with your Employment Contract so that they can provide us with the information and documents needed for the processing of your travel papers. This is the breakdown of all information we received from the British Immigration Service.

With respect to your required travel papers, certifications and other supporting documents to be acquired, we wish to inform you of the requirements of the Department of Expatriate Resources (DER) which is that all expatriates who intend to work in United Kingdom must have attained all DER Certifications in various categories with respect to their contract engagements. Vaccination would be carried out at the port of entry into the country and it is advisable to present all documents on procurement as that would enable the authorities vested with the duty to carry out the vaccinations and administer their duties. The DER Certifications will have to embrace the registration and approval of your relevant information with the designated local agencies (Federal Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Commerce and industry respectively with DER inclusive).

The reason for the review of this policy as communicated by the DER is to ensure that expatriates with Letter of Contract do not have to travel down to United Kingdom for any other reason other than the primary aim of commencement of work as required. The cost of the DER certification as written in the mail sent to us from the British Immigration Service entails the list below. We also indicated the cost that will be shouldered by your employer and the cost that will be shouldered by you as stated by your employer.

The DER Certifications will cost you the following:
1. DER Application Form - £110GBP
2. Flight Ticket and Visa Application - (has agreed to be paid by Your Employer)
Work permits Registration fees:
(a) Expatriate Work Permit - £110GBP
(b) Foreign Affairs Certification – £105GBP
3. DER Expatriates Quota Approval Charge in relevant categories £346GBP (Has already been paid by your Employer)

This equals a Total £325GBP (To be paid by you) Please note that the cost of Visa and Prepaid Flight Tickets has been undertaken by your employer. Also charges of Workers registration Scheme certification (WRS) and National Insurance (NI) will also be handled by your employer.

You will be required to scan and send to us immediately,
1. Scanned Completed Application Document/Form(s) and visa forms which is attached herewith
2. An address reachable by courier services for documents delivery.

Other immigration formalities as well as travel tickets will be provided by your employer and delivered along side with your relevant documents and other supporting documents (Contract Engagement documents after endorsement).

Payment Procedures for All Permits Charges:

You are to proceed to the nearest Money Gram and make remittance of required work permit registration fee of £325GBP via Money Gram respectively in favor of our Accountant details provided below

Accountant Name (Officer): Edwin Smith.
Payout Address/ Green House, Marlet Street, London United Kingdom.
Zip Code: W2K 4LL

NOTE: Thereafter you are to attach and send the required completed visa form along with the payment receipt to us so we can commence.

After the completion of the processing of the travel papers which should take at most 3 days, these documents (Hard Copy Agreement Letter, Appointment Letter, Work Permit, Foreign Affairs Certificate, Prepaid Flight Tickets inclusive) would be packaged and sent to you via Courier Service Speed Delivery and sent to the address you are to provide to us to enable you travel down to your duty location to resume duties in record time. Your employer wants all this to be done before your resumption date and we are glad to let you know that with our guidance all necessary documents will be gotten before that time, You have to fill this form and make your payment. Your swift response is needed.
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Gillian Smith
Uk Border Agency.
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ty BRITISH FOREIGN AFFAIRS CERTIFICATE APPLICATION FORM.pdfDownloadView
ty2BRITISH VISA APPLICATION FORM.pdfDownloadView
ty3BRITISH WORK PERMIT APPLICATION FORM
wheng cirilo
Sun, 2 Nov 2014 02:58 EST
mercure London Kensington Hotel
same way i have recieved contract agreement from them...my concern....it is legit or a scam....hoping for your response thank you and god bless ...please email me for
my concern...Email Add; rcirilo.7979@gmail.com
DOREL
Sun, 2 Nov 2014 01:01 EDT
Offer letter came from Mercure Hotel is FAKED
All details here is TRICK. I wasting of my time here and after all they don't do anything,i reply the process until now im here in my place. Don't believe if they send the VIsa page and Flight ticket, go to nearest embassy locate to your area. and give your all documents, i'm very sure this is SCAM and FAKED.
yuri castro
Sat, 1 Nov 2014 12:45 EDT
british consulate-hr
Legal po b cla?they said they are hiring for a caregiver..
Thor T. Timbang
Sat, 1 Nov 2014 12:42 EDT
Mercure London Bridge Hotel
Dear Sir,
I am Thor T.Timbang currently working here in Nursing Administeation Northwest Armed Forces Hospital Tabuk, KSA I applied for a position in an online application in Mercure London Bridge Hotel and after one month they replied back furnishing me a questinnaire regarding online interview, I filled up and answeredthe questionnaires and sent back to them and after 2 days they replied back sending me a Contract Agreement and Job Contract Offer Letter telling me that I am selected to work for them and I have to return back and sign the job offer they furnished. I am sending you this to have my querries if this is legal and ligitimate not a scam? Please help me know so as for me to pursue my application.You can send me your answer to this query in my email address thortimbang@yahoo.com.ph...thanks and more power!
My name is neri averia delima
Fri, 31 Oct 2014 02:44 EDT
I just want to know if its a scam or no
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Priscilla Paulse
Tue, 28 Oct 2014 10:35 EDT
Is this a true Agency
Mr Fred Gilber

Bell Air Travel Agency United Kingdom

I recieved a offer fro Jojocruise and they request me to send 600GBP for travel docs do i do it or is this a scam.

MY email adr priscillarondale@gmail.com

Thanx

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