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27 12, 2017

EEA Family Permit UK vs Love and Happiness: The Case To Beat All Others

By | 2018-01-04T09:44:07+00:00 December 27th, 2017|Categories: EEA Family Permit|Tags: , |Comments Off on EEA Family Permit UK vs Love and Happiness: The Case To Beat All Others

“I kiss my son good night on skype every night. I miss being there for my wife when she has to stay up all night trying to put him to sleep” says Nitin S. (name changed) a 34 year old Indian national who is married to Deepali a Portuguese national living in the UK. The [...]

30 06, 2017

Brexit triggers good news for property rents in London

By | 2017-06-30T07:51:35+00:00 June 30th, 2017|Categories: EEA Family Permit, Settlement Permissions, UK Investors Visa, UK Settlement Visa, UK Visa News|Tags: |Comments Off on Brexit triggers good news for property rents in London

London rents are falling due to a supply overhang prompted by Brexit uncertainty, policy changes and flagging demand Prime central London (PCL) rents leapt by 5.1 percent in the five years from the first quarter of 2011 to 2016, while real (inflation-adjusted) wages stagnated (at best). Meantime, the elusive dream of homeownership sailed further into [...]

31 03, 2017

Signed. Sealed and Delivered – Theresa May triggers Article 50

By | 2017-03-31T11:08:14+00:00 March 31st, 2017|Categories: EEA Family Permit, EEA Family Permit, UK Visa News|Tags: |Comments Off on Signed. Sealed and Delivered – Theresa May triggers Article 50

With the formal notification by Theresa May triggering Article 50, formally notifying the EU of the UK's intention to withdraw from membership, it starts the two-year clock for departure, making 29 March 2019 the expected date that the UK will leave the EU (unless members unanimously agree to an extension).With the EU leaders meeting on [...]

18 02, 2017

EU applicants can use Fast Track to apply for Registration Certificates or Permanent Residence

By | 2017-02-18T18:07:06+00:00 February 18th, 2017|Categories: EEA Family Permit|Tags: , , |Comments Off on EU applicants can use Fast Track to apply for Registration Certificates or Permanent Residence

The launch of a new Passport return service by the Home Office from 1st October 2016 that allows EEA Nationals and Swiss nationals to apply for either a registration certificate or permanent residence is proving to be very popular. The service has been introduced to create a more streamlined application process and ease the burden [...]

18 01, 2017

So it begins: Theresa May’s Brexit announcement

By | 2017-01-18T12:34:34+00:00 January 18th, 2017|Categories: EEA Family Permit, EEA Family Permit, UK Visa News|Tags: , |Comments Off on So it begins: Theresa May’s Brexit announcement

With the anticipated speech from Theresa May out of the way, there seems to be some emerging clarity on the way forward for UK. Some of the key highlights and its implications: Take back control of borders, arguing that record levels of migration had “put pressure on public services” SM2UK Interpretation: Immigration rules are likely [...]

16 11, 2016

Quick guide to European Passport Return Service

By | 2016-11-16T13:00:22+00:00 November 16th, 2016|Categories: EEA Family Permit|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Quick guide to European Passport Return Service

What is European Passport Return Service UK Home Office has recently launched the European Passport Return Service (EPRS) on the 1st October 2016. The service has been launched to improve customer experience and to reduce the high volumes of requests being received by European Caseworkers at UKVI to return documents. Who is it for Sole [...]

19 04, 2016

As a EU National do I need to apply for permanent residence card for British passport

By | 2017-11-30T07:01:19+00:00 April 19th, 2016|Categories: EEA Family Permit, Uncategorized|Tags: |Comments Off on As a EU National do I need to apply for permanent residence card for British passport

Until 12 November 2015 as a EU National or a citizens of EEA countries and their family members were able to qualify once they have achieved the required five or three years of residence, possessed permanent residence for the last 12 months of that period and met all the other requirements. Permanent residence is something that [...]

19 04, 2016

Can my EU Residence card application be prioritized

By | 2017-11-30T07:01:21+00:00 April 19th, 2016|Categories: EEA Family Permit, Uncategorized|Tags: |Comments Off on Can my EU Residence card application be prioritized

The Home Office introduced a new policy in late 2014 titled Process Instruction Notice 92/2014 Handling of Requests for Priority Treatment of EU Residence card or European Applications. The summary of this policy was simply that Home Office had scrapped its old policy on requesting that EU free movement applications be given priority treatment and [...]

9 06, 2014

Immigrants using ‘proxy’ marriages to dodge Britain’s visa laws

By | 2016-10-12T14:21:19+00:00 June 9th, 2014|Categories: EEA Family Permit, Family of Settled persons, Family Visitors, Settlement Permissions, Spouse of a settled person|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Immigrants using ‘proxy’ marriages to dodge Britain’s visa laws

IMMIGRANTS are using “proxy” marriages they do not even have to attend to bypass tough UK visa laws, an official watchdog has discovered. The sham weddings allow an EU citizen to marry another person in a ceremony outside the EU at which neither the bride or groom are required to be present. Instead, stand-ins take [...]