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Visas: Sports Competitors

Question for Home Office

UIN 137652, tabled on 24 April 2018

To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, what recent assessment she has made of the eligibility of international Kabaddi players for Tier 5 visas.

Answered on

27 April 2018

Home Office officials are already in direct discussions with the England Kabaddi Federation, the sports recognised governing body, regarding the eligibility criteria for professional Kabaddi players in Tier 5 for the upcoming season.

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Home Office
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