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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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Kurt
Sat, 29 Nov 2014 20:11 EST
Scam ba to?
Ask ko lang kung legit ba tong mga travel agency na to

Migration Travel London and
OMEGA WORLD TRAVEL LONDON?

I got a job offer but it requires me to pay 350 pound for processing fee..

But I am hesitant because the salary is way to high
they are offering 1000 pounds per week plus 120 weekly allowance

Hope can anyone asnwer
Crizza Magpantay
Thu, 27 Nov 2014 09:55 EST
PLEASE VERIFY: Atty Shannon Haggins working at UK Government
I constantly communicate with her because she offer me a work there in UK. Please help me. Kiindly verify if Shannon Haggins really exist and if shes working with the UK Government. Please email me at magpantaycrizza@yahoo.com. Thank you
scinny
Mon, 24 Nov 2014 20:46 EST
working visa
I was hired as nanny to london of miguel glen,but he told me I will shoulder the working visa fee.Is this scam?
Mon Siera
Sun, 23 Nov 2014 10:35 EST
inquire
Why all this questions you cannot find the answer what's the problem?we are looking the right answer for all those questions if this is fraud or not.

that's what we want we need answer.
ROEL ABAN
Sat, 22 Nov 2014 03:11 EST
MERCURE HOTEL
Good day!

I also received the same kind of email from the travel agency that the mercure hotels are tied up with. It is exactly how the others email was.

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.

PLEASE REPLY IF THIS IS AN EXISTING AGENCY. THANKS FOR THE HELP. Please send the answer at leoraban@gmail.com
melay camayang
Fri, 21 Nov 2014 21:45 EST
i want to know if its not scam or not
Maam/sir, i just wanna inform if there is an agency over there ALPHA TRAVEL AGENCY , MR JOHN WAYNE offer me a job aschildcare and he hired me already but i need to pay 500pounds to the agency. I need advise, thank you
Alleta Banatlao
Fri, 21 Nov 2014 10:53 EST
Is it a Scam?
I have received a job offer from Mr. John Wayne, can you help or assist me to check and verify this first before we proceed with our application? Thank you

Hope to hear from you soon.
tatarao
Tue, 18 Nov 2014 14:41 EST
Bellair travel agency
Mr Jason send an appointment letter to me and he ask me to pay 650gbp to this agency for the visa and other documents he will book flight ticket for me. Is this true or fraud.
huma
Mon, 17 Nov 2014 23:25 EST
fake mercure hotel job offer
I also got the same email from mercure hotel and even sent them my passport details. Will I be in trouble for this? I am so scared please tell me. I have even sent them my second interview form they send
kikay
Mon, 17 Nov 2014 08:40 EST
i just want to know
i just want to know if it is true,Mr.ANDERSON SCOTT is hiring me as a nanny to their kids,and he is telling me that i need to pay my working visa for 300 pounds and he told me also that he will shoulder the plane ticket,i really want to know if it is true....

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