Domestic worker in a private household in UK
A person employed as a domestic help with his or her employer can apply for a UK visa under this category. The person should have been employed with the same employer for the last one year at least. The visa will not be granted if the applicant is from an EEA country or from Switzerland or from North Korea. The categories of workers who can apply for this kind of visa are chauffeurs, cleaners, cooks, personal care providers and nannies. The visa can be applied up to three months before the scheduled date of travel to UK. This visa usually takes three weeks to process.