Welcome to CME Artist Services

Kool & the Gang
Muffin Men
Alexander O'Neal & Shalamar
Black Music Festival
Europe Tour
French Montana
Kent Jones
Lords of the Ribs
Muffin Men
The Game Glasgow
The Game London
The Game Manchester

CME Artist Services provide temporary work permits (Tier 5 Certificates of Sponsorship or CoS) for established international artists in all aspects of the creative sector working in the UK.

If you are working in the creative sector and require a work permit (technically a Tier 5 Creative Certificate of Sponsorship or CoS) please check our work permits page

Our agency has held a Grade A license with the UK Home Office since 2009 and has issued thousands of work permits for talented creatives from around the world.

Our fees are the most competitive in the industry for Tier 5 music work permits and other creative categories including Theatre, TV and Film.

Our commitment to our clients has established us as one of the leading sponsors of international music in the UK.

Our clients include some of the top RnB, soul, hip hop, World and Bollywood music acts in the world. We work with some of the UK's biggest named promoters booking the UK's largest venues including Wembley Arena, EventTM Apollo, all the national O2 Arenas and Birmingham NEC as well as countless smaller clubs, theatres and festivals on the main UK touring circuit.



Many thanks, Ben, for your, and your team's, highly efficient service on our requirements.

Very much appreciated. We will be singing your praises!

Gavin Chittick

Wonderful service. Thank you very much.

Mark Lewis

Thanks so much for all your help as always, its a pleasure working with you guys.

Chris Williams

I appreciate your prompt respond always. It's always a pleasure to work with you and your great team.

Monique Tacon