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Switching to a UK Skilled Worker Dependent Visa

You can apply to switch to a UK skilled worker dependent visa if you are already in the UK on a different valid visa and you also meet the eligibility requirements of a skilled worker dependent visa.

Who qualifies as dependent?

The following family members of the skilled worker qualify as the dependents who can apply as skilled worker dependents:
 Husband, wife, civil partner or
 Unmarried partner or same-sex partner
 Children below the age of 18 at the time of application (including

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UK Visitor Visa Requirements to Apply

You can visit the UK for a short term up to 6 months on a UK visitor visa for study, tourism, business activities, etc. You can apply for a UK visitor visa for one of the following ‘permitted activities’:

  •  As a tourist, for example taking a holiday or vacation
  • To meet your family or friends
  • To pass through the UK to another country (‘in transit’)
  • For certain business activities such as attending a meeting or an interview
  • For certain paid engagements or events as an expert in your p
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Financial Requirements for UK Partner Visa

UK Partner Visa allows a non-British applicant to join their partner/spouse in the UK who is a British citizen or has settled status (such as one with indefinite leave to remain) in the UK. If you are already in the UK on a different visa, you can apply to switch to a UK partner visa once you enter into a civil partnership or get married to an individual who is a British citizen or has settled status in the UK. If you are applying from outside the UK your partner in the UK must sponsor you.
You

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By visaandmigration.com - 2 weeks ago


How to apply for a Domestic Abuse Visa

If you are living in the UK on a UK spouse visa or partner visa and your relationship with your spouse or partner breaks down permanently as a result of domestic violence/abuse you may be able to apply to settle i.e. indefinite leave to remain in the UK.

Who can apply for a Domestic Abuse Visa?

Applicants living in the UK as spouse, or partner of one of the following can apply for permission to stay in the UK if their relationship broke down permanently as a result of domestic violence wit

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Documents required for UK Sponsorship Licence

If you are a UK organization (Public body, SME, Franchise, or Start-up) and are looking to employ foreign workers, temporary workers, or foreign students in the UK. Your organization will need to apply for a sponsorship licence. Once you are granted a sponsorship licence you can issue a certificate of sponsorship (CoS) to the foreign workers, temporary workers, or students who want to work for your organization through the sponsor management system (SMS).

 

Appendix A: Documents required

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By visaandmigration.com - 4 weeks ago


UK Spouse Visa Extension Rules

If you intend to remain in the UK with your partner (A British national or one with settled status in the UK) even after initial leave under a UK spouse visa, you need to apply for a UK spouse visa extension before your leave expires. If your extension application is successful, you will be granted leave to remain for another 30 months. After this on completing 5 years of continuous living in the UK, you should be able to apply for Indefinite Leave to Remain provided you meet other eligibility r

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By visaandmigration.com - 1 month ago


Documents required for UK Sponsorship Licence

If you are a UK organization (Public body, SME, Franchise, or Start-up) and are looking to employ foreign workers, temporary workers, or foreign students in the UK. Your organization will need to apply for a sponsorship licence. Once you are granted a sponsorship licence you can issue a certificate of sponsorship (CoS) to the foreign workers, temporary workers, or students who want to work for your organization through the sponsor management system (SMS). Read the blog to know about documents re

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By visaandmigration.com - 2 months ago


Appendix FM – Parent of a Child

A UK family visa is a route to join your spouse, partner, parent, or child in the UK based on family life and Appendix FM is a comprehensive document that sets out the rules and requirements for overseas nationals applying to enter or remain in the UK on the basis of family life. Appendix FM sets out the legal requirements that applicants must meet to be eligible and granted permission to enter or remain under this route.

Relative in the UK that the applicant wants to join must be:

  • A Br
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Indefinite Leave to Remain and Skilled Workers

You can apply for Indefinite Leave to Remain (ILR) in the UK if you have been working in the UK on a Skilled Worker visa.
A skilled worker visa is a route to settlement in the UK. ILR is a way to settle in the UK that allows you to live, work, and study in the UK for as long as you want to without any immigration restrictions. After ILR you also become eligible to apply for British Citizenship provided you meet the requirements of the British Nationality Act 1981.
Once you have lived for 5 yea

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By visaandmigration.com - 2 months ago


UK Skilled Worker Visa – Things to Know

A UK Skilled worker visa is a route to come and work in the UK for overseas nationals. You can work for an approved sponsor (a company or an organization) in an eligible role. The UK skilled worker visa process can be complex if you don’t have the expertise in it. Therefore you should seek an expert’s advice before you apply for one.

Here are some important things to know before you apply for a UK skilled worker visa.

1. Who can apply for a Skilled Worker Visa?

UK skilled worker visa is

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Visa and Migration is a private OISC regulated company (F201500999) and is not an official Government body. If you would like to prepare and submit your UK immigration application yourself you can do so by visiting the UKVI website.