Consulate-General of the United Kingdom in Chennai
|Address||20 Anderson Road|
Chennai 600 006
|Phone||local: (044) 4219.2151|
|Fax||local: (044) 4219.2322|
|Notes||Beware 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.