7 06, 2017

UK election 2017: Labour promises a review of Immigration processes

By | 2018-05-30T10:26:34+00:00 June 7th, 2017|Categories: UK Skilled Workers Visa, UK Visa News, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , |

The Labour Party primarily addresses immigration with respect to the rights of EU citizens currently in the UK, and immediately guarantees existing rights for all EU nationals living in Britain and secure reciprocal rights for UK citizens who have chosen to make their lives in EU countries. The post-Brexit immigration would acknowledge that freedom of [...]

5 06, 2017

UK election 2017: Green Party promises to maintain status quo (and even turn back the clock on the referendum)

By | 2018-05-30T10:28:28+00:00 June 5th, 2017|Categories: UK Visa News, Uncategorized|Tags: , |

The Green Party’s primarily addresses immigration in the context of Brexit and the rights of EU nationals in the UK and immediately guaranteeing the rights of EU citizens to remain in the UK’ andalsoprotect freedom of movement. The party even commits to hold a second EU referendum, which includes the ‘option to reject the deal [...]

19 04, 2016

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

By | 2018-05-30T18:00:06+00:00 April 19th, 2016|Categories: EEA Family Permit, Uncategorized|Tags: |

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 | 2018-05-30T18:01:22+00:00 April 19th, 2016|Categories: EEA Family Permit, Uncategorized|Tags: |

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 [...]

19 04, 2016

What evidence I need to provide for degree taught in English

By | 2018-05-30T18:05:43+00:00 April 19th, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized|

The Immigration rules provide that if the applicant has a degree taught in English in any of the following countries Antigua and Barbuda, Australia, the Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Guyana, Ireland, Jamaica, New Zealand, St Kitts and Nevis, St Lucia, St Vincent and the Grenadines, Trinidad and Tobago, the UK, the USA – then [...]

19 04, 2016

How to meet English language requirement for entry clearance as a family member in UK

By | 2018-05-30T18:06:37+00:00 April 19th, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: |

Since 9 July 2012, Appendix FM to the Immigration Rules extended the English language requirement to those applying for entry clearance or leave to remain as a parent of a child in the UK. An applicant can meet the requirement in one of the following ways: Passing UKVI Life Skills test (at minimum level A1 [...]

7 11, 2015

Judges rule UK immigration laws can be BYPASSED by Britons ADOPTING foreign kids

By | 2018-05-30T18:40:14+00:00 November 7th, 2015|Categories: Family Visitors, UK Visa News, Uncategorized|

BRITAIN'S border controls were thrown into farcical mayhem after top judges ruled people can simply bypass immigration law by ADOPTING people from other countries. The Government's ability to control immigration from outside the European Union was dealt a hammer blow by the ruling, which effectively means ministers now have no say over how many children [...]

11 04, 2014

UK immigration’s visa reforms are harming UK’s soft power

By | 2018-05-31T05:07:16+00:00 April 11th, 2014|Categories: UK Visa News, Uncategorized|Tags: |

A report by a UK parliamentary committee has warned that the UK’s Coalition government is harming the UK’s standing in the world because of the changes it has made to the visa system. A report from the Select Committee on Soft Power says that changes to the Tier 4 student visa in particular are [...]