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Protests grow over £18,600 income threshold for settlement visas

9 July 2015 Since rules setting out minimum salaries for those wishing to bring a non-EU partner or spouse into the UK on a settlement visa were introduced in July 2012, an estimated 33,000 people remain unable to reunite with

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New process for issuing Biometric Residence Permits (BRP) in the UK

1 July 2015 When applying for a settlement spousal, civil partnership or unmarried partner visa to enter the UK, successful applicants are now provided with a Biometric Residence Permit (BRP) which will need to be kept carefully. The BRP must

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Optional settlement priority visa service now available in Russia

25 June 2015 UK Visas & Immigration (UKVI) has joined forces with Teleperformance in Russia to expand the settlement priority visa service to include unmarried (de facto) partner, fiancee and spousal visa applications from anyone wishing to settle permanently in

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Marriage notice period increased to 28 days to minimise risk of fraud

1 March 2015 Effective March 2015, the notice of marriage period needed before a couple can marry or enter into a civil partnership in a UK registry office or church has been increased from 15 days to 28 days. In

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Mandatory NHS health surcharge becomes effective April 6, 2015

5 April 2015 Temporary migrants have been costing the NHS billions of pounds in recent years and new legislation due to come on stream on 6 April 2015 will seek to claw back much of the money in question by

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UKVI releases new list of A1 English test providers for partners

1 April 2015 Effective 6 April 2015, there will be major changes to the mandatory English language requirement for most visa applicants wishing to settle in the UK by virtue of marriage to a British citizen or UK permanent resident.

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Family immigration rules deemed unfair by Home Office Minister

16 February 2015 Home Office Immigration Minister James Brokenshire has recently gone on record as admitting that the spouse immigration rules as they currently stand are unfair to British citizens and permanent residents who wish to bring their foreign partner

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European Court rules on EEA family permits for partners and spouses

18 December 2014 In a landmark ruling based on a case involving a dual British – Irish citizen and his Colombian wife, the European Court of Justice (ECJ) has stated that the UK cannot block the entry of non-EU family

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Changes to income threshold for family visas challenged in Parliament

1 October 2014 Recent High Court decisions have failed to overturn the changes in UK settlement partner and marriage visa application policy which came into effect in July 2012, but Katy Clark, who is the MP for North Ayrshire, has

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UKVI Sheffield office to process UK settlement visa applications from Jamaica

30 August 2014 There has been a change of location in the processing of UK settlement fiancee, partner and marriage visa applications from Jamaica and other Caribbean countries. All applications submitted on or after 2 September 2014 will be processed

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