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I am an agent for Actors. My client is on a Tier 4 Student

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JA: Hi. How can I help?
Customer: I am an agent for Actors. My client is on a Tier 4 Student Visa which gives him the right to work 40 hours in non term time. He has booked a job on a TV production which is filming in the UK. My question is can he do this on his UK visa or will he need a Spanish Visa?
JA: What steps have you taken? Have you filed any paperwork with the UK government? What country do you live in? What is your citizenship?
Customer: He is an American citizen with a tier 4 student visa
JA: Have you talked to a lawyer about the tier 4 visa?
Customer: no
JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?
Customer: no thats fine
Submitted: 12 days ago.
Category: Immigration Law
Customer: replied 12 days ago.
Sorry its a UK production filming in Spain
Expert:  UKSolicitorJA replied 12 days ago.

He cannot use his UK visa to work in Spain. He would need a Spanish work visa.

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Customer: replied 12 days ago.
Is this not different if it is a UK production company?
Expert:  UKSolicitorJA replied 12 days ago.

That is not relevant, what is relevant that the shooting will take place in Spain.

He would fall under Spanish immigration laws.

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