Tag: uk immigration rules

  • Changes to EU Settlement Scheme and what it means for you

    Changes to EU Settlement Scheme and what it means for you

    What is the EU Settlement Scheme? The EU Settlement Scheme (EUSS) was introduced by the Home Office in 2019 in response to the United Kingdom’s (UK) withdrawal from the European Union (Brexit). The scheme processes the registration of EU nationals, associated nationals and their family members who had a pre-existing…

  • Myth Busters: 3 Common UK immigration myths dispelled

    Myth Busters: 3 Common UK immigration myths dispelled

    Immigration is the most salient topic in contemporary UK politics. As a result, the topic is often shrouded in myths in misconceptions. Popular media outlets often peddle exaggerated narratives about migrants, refugees and asylum seekers. These narratives can influence public discourse and state policy. Exaggerated narratives about immigration in the…

  • Myth busters: 5 UK immigration myths debunked

    Myth busters: 5 UK immigration myths debunked

    Immigration is undoubtedly the most salient topic in contemporary British politics. As a result, the topic is often shrouded in myths and misconceptions. Popular media outlets often peddle exaggerated narratives about immigration in the UK. These narratives can influence public discourse and government policy and can be harmful. Therefore, it…

  • Outlining the U.K’s new ‘5 Point Plan’

    Outlining the U.K’s new ‘5 Point Plan’

    What is the 5 Point Plan? On Monday 4 December 2023, the British Home Secretary James Cleverly unveiled a robust proposal to cut net immigration to the U.K in the form of a ‘5 Point Plan’. Apart from the Health and Care Worker Visa reform, which is already in effect,…

  • Fiancé Visa and the Immigration Rules

    Fiancé Visa and the Immigration Rules

    We helped our client Paul assess the appropriateness of the fiancé visa and the requirements to be met. Read more to find out how he secured his visa.

  • Coronavirus and UK Immigration

    Coronavirus and UK Immigration

    First published on 28 March 2020. Last updated 22 May 2020. Many of our clients have expressed deep concern about their immigration circumstances, in light of the coronavirus or Covid-19. Here we look at UK Immigration and Visas’ (UKVI’s) latest guidance on coronavirus and UK immigration.

  • Fiancée visa or Spouse visa? That is the Question

    Fiancée visa or Spouse visa? That is the Question

    Of all the visa types, assisting clients with fiancée visa or spouse visa applications are some of my favorites. Perhaps I’m an old fashioned romantic but I simply enjoy helping couples secure visas to reunite and carry on their lives together. And so it was with Raj, a dual British…

  • Minimum Income Requirement

    Minimum Income Requirement

    The Home Office has updated the minimum income requirement, within the Immigration Rules, following the recent findings of the Supreme Court. We highlight the key takeaways from the Court’s findings and updated Immigration Rules.

  • Brexit, Settled Status & EU Nationals

    Brexit, Settled Status & EU Nationals

    The UK government has set out its negotiation position with the European Union (EU), on the future status of approximately 3 million EU nationals currently exercising Treaty rights in the UK. The published information provides an outline of the government’s position on a ‘new settled status’, but is very short…

  • Brexit & EU citizens in the UK

    Brexit & EU citizens in the UK

    What is the UK government’s position on the future rights of EU citizens living in the United Kingdom (UK), as Brexit negotiations get underway? Earlier today, Prime Minister Theresa May updated Parliament on the European Union (EU) summit and her proposals for EU citizens in the UK. Those with 5…