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Spouse visa English Language Requirement

Spouse visa English Language Requirement

Spouse visa English language requirement: The minimum standard required, as appropriate, level A1 or A2 of CEFR in speaking and listening skills.>

EU Settlement Scheme

EU Settlement Scheme: Family Permit For Non-EEA Family Members

The EU settlement scheme also allows family members as well as non-EEA family members of EU nationals to remain in the UK by applying f>

Key difference between start up and innovtors visa

Key differences between the Start-Up and Innovator visas

The Tier 2 visa duration is one of the commonly asked questions for Immigration solicitors like us. The Tier 2 visa can give you...>

How Long Can I Stay in the UK on a Tier 2

How long can I stay in the UK on a tier 2 visa

The Tier 2 visa duration is one of the commonly asked questions for Immigration solicitors like us. The Tier 2 visa can give you up to 5 years..

Which SOC Code? - New entrant vs Experienced worker

Employers are required to select the SOC code that most closely matches the job description they are looking to sponsor a migrant worker for.

Overstayed Visa In The Past, Will A New Family Application Visa Be Granted?

Visa overstaying is a big issue in the UK - every year thousands of people who have entered the country overstay their visa for one reason or another...

Setting Up A Limited Company For A Tier 2 Visa Holder (Self Sponsorship)

One of the more common questions that we come across is whether a Tier 2 General Visa holder can start their own Limited Company, and, potentially, be sponsored by it...

Is It Possible To Bring My Parent To The UK On A Dependent Visa?

So, down to the most important question, we have set out to answer: can you bring your parents to the UK on a Dependent Visa? ...

How To Check Settled Status (Do Not Panic)

While the concerns over Brexit are almost at fever pitch, it is certainly not time (yet) to worry about your rights if you are an EEA citizen who currently resides in the UK...

Is Tier 2 General A Settlement Visa?

The Tier 2 General Visa is arguably the UK's most popular visa route. Offering a way for businesses to hire the skilled migrants that they need...

How Long Does It Take To Get A Sponsor Licence (and the renewal processing time frames)

Understanding the Tier 2 Sponsor Licence is crucial for employers of migrants. Our guide will ...

With my Permanent Residency visa, what do I have to do for my 10 years old Daughter?

With Brexit rapidly approaching, the biggest issues to sort out will be ...

Start Up Visa vs Tier 2 Innovator Visa ILR Under 10 Years Long Residence.

Once you have been legally resident in the UK for 10 years, you are able to apply for ILR ...

Combining Employed And Self-Employed For A Spouse Visa Application

The Spouse Visa is a great option for those looking to join their partner in the ...

What Are The Working Hours For A Tier 2 Visa Migrant

Our guide dives into the options for those looking to take on additional work on a ...

Applying For A Tier 2 Dependant Visa For My Husband Who Resides Outside The UK

If you are applying for a Tier 2 Dependant Visa and you are currently in the ...

Document Checklist For Tier 1 Entrepreneur Extension

The Tier 1 Entrepreneur Visa for those to get a business started in the ...

Tier 1 Entrepreneur Visa Extension

How does the tier 1 entrepreneur extension work ...

Tier 1 Extension Entrepreneur Refusal - why, and what can be done?

Living on a Tier 1 Entrepreneur Visa in the UK, you may be considering extending ...

Dependent Child Or Spouse Applying For ILR

ILR allows visa holders to apply for British citizenship after 12 months ...

Filling Out A Dependent Application For The Tier 1 Investor

What happens when you want to bring a dependent on a Tier 1 ...

Apply for Indefinite Leave to Remain After 5 Years

What happens if you try to apply for Indefinite Leave to Remain after...

What's The Validity Of My Tier 2 Visa If I Resign?

What happens if you resign from your job under a Tier 2 ...

The Tier 2 General Visa Sponsor List

To live and work in the UK on a Tier 2 General Visa, you’re going to need a sponsor ...

Is It Easy To Find Jobs For Dependent Visa Holders In The UK?

Many people bring dependents into the UK, but how easy is it for them to find ...

Home Office Guidance For The Start-Up Visa

If you are looking for guidance on the newly introduced Home Office visa route ...

How Long Can You Overstay Your Visa Before Renewal?

It can be easy to forget when your visa expires - but when it does, how long can ...

Do I Have To Go Back To Renew My Visa If I Have Overstayed?

Overstaying your visa is a common issue. So, what should you do ...

What Counts As A Qualifying Investment Under The Tier 1 Investor Visa

The Tier 1 Investor Visa is a great for those looking to invest in the UK – but what ...

Switching From A Tier 4 Student Visa To A Tier 1 Investor Visa

The Tier 1 Investor Visa is a fantastic next step for Tier 4 Student Visa holders ...

Who Are The Endorsing Bodies For The Innovator Visa?

You’ll need an endorsement if you’re coming to the UK on an Innovator Visa – but who ...

Who Are The Endorsing Bodies For The Start Up Visa?

To qualify for the Start Up visa, you must receive an endorsement for your ...

What Happens When Your Tier 2 Visa Is Curtailed?

When your Tier 2 Visa gets curtailed, what should you do? Read on for ...

How Long Is The Tier 2 General Visa Cooling Off Period?

When you end your Tier 2 General Visa, there’s a cooling off period in which you cannot ...

What Can I Do If My Tier 2 Sponsorship Is Cancelled?

There are ways to improve your situation if your Tier 2 Sponsorship gets cancelled. Read on ...

How Long Does The Home Office Take To Respond To Suspension Of Sponsorship Licence?

Having your Tier 2 Sponsor License revoked is not ideal. Read on to find out how ...

Will The Spouse Visa Interview Catch Me Out Even If We Are Genuine?

The Spouse Visa interview is designed to test the validity of your relationship ...

Can I Still Switch To A New Job While My New Visa Is Processing?

Switching to a new job while your visa is processing can be a potential grey area ...

How Does Changing Companies And Getting A New Visa Affect Your Ability To Claim ILR In The Future?

Will changing jobs and obtaining a new Visa affect your ability to claim ILR in the ...

Does The Home Office Always Follow Guidelines?

The Home Office has a set of guidelines to follow – but it’s not always clear how ...

Switching From A Tier 2 ICT To A Tier 2 General

The Tier 2 ICT is an excellent option, but how easy is it to switch to a Tier 2 General ...

What Is The Minimum Salary For The Tier 2 Visa In 2019?

The Tier 2 Visa routes are popular in the UK, so it’s important you meet the minimum salary ...

Is There Any Prejudice Still When It Comes To The Spouse Visa?

LGBT+ rights have come a long way in the UK – but is there still prejudice when ...

What Are The Different Processing Times For The Fiance Visa?

There are various processing times for the UK’s Fiancé Visa. Read on to find out what ...

Can I apply to ILR without meeting the salary threshold, even if my job code is in the Shortage Occupation list?

If your job code is in the Shortage Occupancy list, but you don’t meet the salary threshold, read our ...

EU Immigration Affected By Brexit Uncertainty

Brexit is still in a state of uncertainty, which may affect inward immigration from EU citizens ...

EU Settlement Far From Settled

The EU Settlement seems to be put back on the negotiating table – so what does this mean for EU ...

Brexit Stalwart Johnson Set To Be PM

The current Brexit Stalwart Boris Johnson could be Britain’s next Prime Minister.

Do The Same Timelines Apply For An Unrestricted CoS?

There two different types of Certificate of Sponsorship – do the same timelines apply to ...

Can More Than One Company Apply For A Certificate Of Sponsorship For Me At The Same Time?

You may be offered multiple jobs at a time when looking for work in the UK – but can all ...

Checking Service

We understand you like being in control – that’s why we offer our checking...

£62,500 Spouse Visa Savings

The UK’s Spouse Visa is a great opti0on for those looking to bring their partner...

The Tory Leadership Contest

With Theresa May stepping down as Prime Minister, who’s next to take...

EU Elections

The EU elections have shown just how divided the UK is. Read on to...

Sponsorship Duties Of A Tier 2 Sponsor

There are several duties which come with holding a Tier 2 Sponsor License...

New Start-Up Visa

The Start-Up Visa is a new avenue for entrepreneurs to start a business in the...

Who Is Eligible For An Innovator Visa?

The Innovator Visa brings with it some forward-thinking changes regarding business in...

Sham Marriages

Sham marriages have been a huge issue for the UK’s Spouse Visa...

Tier 2 Work Visas For US Citizens

US citizens can work in the UK under a Tier 2 Visa, but i...

Tier 2 Sponsorship: Who Can We Bring?

The Tier 2 Visa is a great way of coming to the UK to wor...

Can Tier 2 Visa Holders Be Self-Employed?

A Tier 2 visa migrant may undertake supplementary employm...

How Does The Tier 2 Visa Work For Commission-based Roles?

If you are wondering if you can apply or switch to a comm...

Getting Married On A Tier 2 General Visa [Complete Guide]

Submit your intention to marry... when you give notice of...

Minimum Salary Requirement For Tier 2 General Visa

The UKs immigration system has been overdue an update for...

How Can An EU Citizen Get A British Passport - Brexit

Brexit has thrown a lot of things into disarray. Our guid...

Tier 1 Graduate Entrepreneur Visa Closes On The 6th July 2019

The popular Graduate Entrepreneur Visa scheme is coming t...

Victim Of Domestic Violence On A Spouse Visa

Domestic violence is awful - especially when the victim r...

Can a Tier 4 Dependent Switch to a Tier 2 General Visa?

It is normal to feel doubt when switching to an alternati...

How Can My Gay Partner Join Me in the UK?

You may be wondering what your options are for bringing y...

I Have Indefinite Leave to Remain in the UK, How Can I Bring My Family Here?

Gaining Indefinite Leave to Remain offers you the chance...

Government Launches UK Immigration System Engagement Programme

The UKs immigration system has been overdue an update for...

Does Someone Who is on a Spouse Visa Have Access to Benefits?

Do you have access to benefits when holding a spouse visa...

How the Innovator Visa Differs from the Tier 1 Entrepreneur Visa

There are significant differences between The Innovator V...

What Visa Options Will Allow Me Invest in Real Estate?

There are certain visa options that permit a migrant to v...

Getting Married On A Tier 4 Student Visa

There is nothing in the law that prevents two consenting...

Permitted Paid Engagement Visa

The permitted paid engagement visa are for individuals wh...

Why Can't Politicians Agree On Brexit?

years of political instability caused by Britains decisio...

Limbo for EU Citizens

A no-deal Brexit would result to EU citizens residing in...

Why Non-EEA Migrants May Benefit From Brexit

In all the negatives from Brexit, there is one group of p...

New Start-up Visa And Innovator Visa Suggest The UK Is Open For Business

The new start-up visa route and innovator visa route anno...

I Am On A Tier 5 Youth Mobility Visa, What Are My Options After My Visa Expires?

The major challenge with Tier 5 (Youth Mobility Scheme) v...

2019 Financial Requirement For Spouse Visa After 2.5 Years

What are the financial requirements for a spouse visa app...

UK Spouse Visa Marriage Breakdown

Overlooking this aspect may result in more complications...

Complete Guide to the Genuine Entrepreneur Test

How to pass a Genuine Entrepreneur Test - The Complete Gu...

Brexit - Do I Need A Permanent Resident Card?

Find out if you would be needing a permanent residence ca...

My student visa is expiring, what are my options of staying in the UK?

Overstaying your student visa is not always a good option...

Update On Trump's Government Shutdown

Though the US government shutdown is now over …If Trump a...

Switching Into Tier 2

It is possible to switch from a Tier 4 to a Tier 2 visa....

2nd Part Of Spouse Visa Application Extention

Spouse visa extension (after the first 2.5 years) - A UK...

Tips On Passing The British Citizenship Test

While the Life In The UK test is full of questions that w...

English Language Requirements For Spouse Visa UK

English Language Test Requirement – B1 is required in Spe...

Tier 1 Architect Visa

Architects with exceptional talent or promise will be gra...

Combining Visas For Settlement

Settling in the UK using various immigration categories....

What kind of business can an entrepreneur business holder invest in.

Settling in the UK using There is a wide range of busines...

Settled Status Fee Scrapped

British Prime Minister, Theresa May, has announced that t...

Immigration Health Surcharge Doubled

The Home Office has just increase the IHS fee by 100% in...

Tier 2 General Visa Compliance: Common Mistakes Employers Make

Keeping the right information on your Tier 2 General Visa...

Government U-Turn On Tier 1 Investor Visa Suspension

The Home Office have now flip-flopped on the decision to...

Canadian Immigration

Canadian Immigration lawyers based in London. Speak to us...

What is the total cost for a sponsor license application.

How much would it really cost to be Tier 2 sponsor licenc...

Visitor Visa Refused Inaccurate Reasons

Find out what you need to do If your UK Visit visa applic...

How The Sponsor Management System Works

The system is a centralised hub for all activities and ta...

How To Pass The Genuine Vacancy Test For Tier 2 General Visa Applications

How best to carry out a Resident Labour Market test. Find...

What happens to EU nationals after Brexit?

At this moment in time the best option for EU citizens to...

Tier 1 Entrepreneur Visa to Be Replaced with Innovator Visa

One of the main concerns for people now is what happens t...

Tier 1 Investor visa suspension - Reiss Edwards

Tier 1 investor visas were introduced in 2008 to encourag...

What To Do If Detained By Immigration

There are several steps you can and should take if you ha...

What Are The Restrictions For A Tier 1 Graduate Entrepreneur?

Tier 1 Graduate Entrepreneur visa holders may work outsid...

The new UK Visa Application Service Journey

From November 2018, the Home Office is introducing new, s...

Switching From A Tier 4 Student Visa To A Tier 1 Entrepreneur Visa

If you are currently on a student visa in the UK and are...

What Documents Are Required To Make A Spouse Visa Application

Valid passport with at least an empty page in order to be...

November 2018 Visa And Citizenship Application Changes

More and more visa applications are now going online with...

How Much Does A Spouse Visa Cost?

The standard fee for application is £1,523 for the online...

Brexit Draft Deal Agreed

The Government has published a draft agreement on the wit...

Immigration Firm Shut Down

Popular immigration law firm in the UK has just been shut...

Ensuring That Your Family Visit Visa Is Not Refused

Preparing a visit visa application. Making sure your fami...

Should The High-Skilled Migrants Cap Be Scrapped Post Brexit?

One of the trickier questions facing the British governme...

Resident Labour Market Test

The RLMT is a set of guidelines that encourages British b...

Most Common Tier 2 Refusal Reasons

If you are looking to apply for a tier 2 visa, you may wa...

Straight Couples Now Allowed To Enter Civil Partnerships

Ruling by the Supreme Court means that the law will be am...

Illegal Immigration: Has The "Hostile Environment" Worked?

The hostile environment is a sprawling web of immigration...

New Fees Increase Announcements

Home Office announces latest increase to immigration and...

Theresa May Announces Post Brexit Immigration Policy

EU citizens will no longer be given priority to live and...

Why A Previous Visit To The UK Is Beneficial For A Tier 1 Entrepreneur Application

If you have previously visited the UK this could be benef...

Keeping Your Tier 1 Entrepreneur Visa

Maintaining the eligibility criteria for the Tier 1 Entre...

Home Secretary Announces New Start-Up Visa

New start-up visa route announced by the Home Secretary....

What Are We Going to Miss Most from The EU After Brexit

The imminent immigration changes that accompanies Brexit...

Update On US Child Separation

The Trump administration family separation policy. US imm...

Best Visa Category For International Business Persons

Are you a business person with a great entrepreneurial id...

Brexit Latest

Government Prepares For Hard Brexit * Boris Johnson Ready...

Poll Showing UK Now Wants To Stay In EU

A recently conducted poll suggests that public opinion ma...

Universities Pushing To Bring Back Work Visas

As the struggle to bring exceptional talents from across...

Unlawful Wage Deductions

Some employers can take advantage of their staff status a...

Tier 2 ICT: Can I Apply For Indefinite Leave To Remain

If you work for a business that is based in another count...

On What Grounds Can The Sponsorship Licence Be Revoked & Can You Appeal?

First of all, before the licence is revoked, the sponsor...

Starting Up A Business In The UK As A Tier 1 Entrepreneur

As a Tier 1 Entrepreneur, you are not ‘sponsored’ by anyo...

Employment Rights For Workers On Visas

What rights do I have as an employee & can I remain in th...

What To Do If Your Child Is About To Turn 18 And You Are In The UK Illegally

If your child is about turning 18 and you are in the UK I...

Benefits Of Having A Sponsor In The UK

Wondering what are the benefits of having a sponsor in th...

Unfair Dismissal – A Tier 1 Migrant Perspective

Some employers leverage on the vague nature of the term g...

What Can I Do If My British Citizenship Is Unlawfully Nullified

Certain circumstances may warrant the nullification of yo...

UK Citizenship By Investment: Investment Options

If you want to move to the UK on a Tier 1 investor visa a...

Disability Living Allowance Rates: Are There Benefits?

The disability living allowance rates or personal indepen...

Switching From Tier 4 To Spouse Visa

You may be able to switch from a Tier 4 Student Visa to a...

What Do I Do If I Have Been Offered A Job But Do Not Have A Sponsor In The UK?

If you are looking to work in the UK for foreigners witho...

Change Visitor Visa Status While In The UK

Unfortunately, you cannot switch from a Visitor Visa to a...

Can I Change My Employer As A Tier 2 General Visa Migrant And How?

Yes, you are able to change employer whilst youre in the...

Switching From Tier 1 Entrepreneur To Tier 2

Yes, it is possible to switch from a Tier 1 Entrepreneur...

What Countries Can I Visit With A UK Visa?

With a UK visa you can visit all the countries within the...

How To Be A Successful Entrepreneur In The UK

If you are looking to move to the UK to set up a business...

Tier 2 Dependent Visa Extension

If you are coming to the end of your initial stay on your...

Immigration And Asylum: Procedures

Discover How to claim asylum in the UK | Reiss Edwards it...

Your Options If You Are An Illegal Immigrant In The UK

If you are an illegal immigrant in the UK, you may contin...

Standard Visit Visa - Documents Requirement & Process

If you are looking to visit the UK on part time basis, th...

British Citizenship From Indefinite Leave To Remain

If you have obtained the Indefinite Leave to Remain in th...

New Immigration Rules For Illegal Immigrants

The UK government has set many conditions in place which...

Permanent Residence Card Renewal

The UK Permanent Residence renewal application processing...

Spouse Sponsorship Visa Application Requirements

You may need a spouse visa if you are looking to move to...

EEA Permanent Residence Processing Time

If you are wondering what the processing times for a perm...

My Visa Has Been Rejected, How Do I Go About An Immigration Appeal?

There is an immigration appeal process if your visa has b...

Joint Application For British Citizenship

If you have obtained the ILR and have lived in the UK for...

Visa Application Processes For Those Coming To UK For Contracts Purposes

If you are coming to the UK for contract, you may be wond...

Determinants For British Passport Qualification

Who qualifies for a British passport may be dependent on...

Requirements For Tier 1 Graduate Entrepreneur Seeking Visa Extension

TIf you have been in the UK for a year or 2 as a Tier 1 e...

As An Asylum Seeker What Are My Options For Getting Married To My British Spouse?

There may be no restrictions to marrying a British citize...

EEA Registration Certificate Processing Time

If you have been in the UK as a non- EEA citizen and are...

Tier 2 ICT To ILR

If you are currently living and working in the UK on a Ti...

Illegal Immigrant Becoming Legal In The UK

If you are an illegal immigrant in the UK and are wonderi...

Adult Whose Parents Are British But Was Born Abroad

Are you a British parent with non-British children above...

Deportation And Returning To The UK

If your stay in the UK is on jeopardy or you are at risk...

The Windrush Scandal

Due to a number of cases being highlighted in recent time...

Application To Extend Student Visa

The student visa extension application may be unavoidable...

Immigration Rules For Overstayers

If your stay in the UK has elapsed whilst you are still t...

Tier 1 Refusal: Remedies And Reapplication

If your application for the Tier 1 Entrepreneur or the Ti...

Can I Remain In The UK After My Partnership Has Come To An End?

Your retention of rights after divorce may be edgy if you...

Right Of Residence After Partnership Annulment

Your retention of rights after divorce may be edgy if you...

Can One Remain In The UK After A Partners Demise?

If you lose your partner to the cold hands of death whils...

Partner Visa Curtailment

Spouse visa curtailment may arise if your relationship co...

Can I Remain In The UK After Divorce?

If you got into the UK on marriage grounds and are consid...

Tier 1 Entrepreneur Visa Eligibility

If you have between £50,000 and £200,000, then you may be...

Becoming British On A Tier 1 Investor Visa

A person may become British on a Tier 1 investor visa if...

UK Ancestry Visa

The UK ancestry visa is one of the ways to becom a Britis...

Tier 2 Sponsor Licence Explained

The Tier 2 sponsor license is issued to employers in the...

Sponsor Licence Renewal

Your Tier 2 sponsor license renewal may be possible if yo...

Permanent Work Visa UK

If you wish to work and live in the UK permanently, you m...

What Happens When My Visa Sponsor Loses Their Licence?

There is no doubt that your sponsor losing their licence...

Can I Get NHS Treatment On A Tier 2 Visa?

Are you currently on a Tier 2 visa? Find out if you are e...

Why Relocate To The UK?

Are you a migrant looking forward to relocating to the UK...

Self Employment For Migrants

Looking to work for yourself in the UK or earn a good liv...

Tier 1 Visa Categories

The Tier 1 visa categories allow foreign citizens looking...

Why Use Immigration Specialists?

You may be wondering why there is still a need to use imm...

Appeals Process For Visa Rejections

So, you may have submitted your visa application and it h...

Visa Application Refused?

There are many reasons why a visa application may be refu...

Funding Options For Tier 1 Visa

Wondering the funding options you’ve got on a Tier 1? Wel...

Skilled Migrants Moving To The UK

If you are a skilled professional who is looking to migra...

How To Find A Tier 2 Visa Sponsor

Are you looking for how to work in the UK under a Tier 2...

Immigration Changes 2018

Yearly, immigration rules for migrating to the UK changes...

Immigration Skills Charge: Do I Need To Pay It?

Becoming a director of a company in the UK whilst on a Ti...

Tier 1 General Visa

With the Tier 1 visa, investors and entrepreneurs with si...

Dealing With Immigration In The UK

Prime Minister Theresa May has indicated that Scotland ne...

Running A Business As A Tier 4 Student Visa Holder

If you are in the UK on a Tier 4 student visa, you may wo...

Immigration At The Heart Of Brixit Negotiations.

Former UKIP Leader Nigel Farage has waded back into the d...

Small Rise In Indian Students Choosing UK Universities

There has been a modest rise in the number of Indian stud...

Can I Enrol With Another University On A Tier 4 Visa?

If your current course is coming to an end at your curren...

Non-EEA Unmarried Partner Visa UK

For those living in the UK on a visa, a common question i...

Second Business As Tier 1 Entrepreneur

Absolutely! Your visa is granted on your original busines...

Tier 2 Notice Period

Thinking about the best time to hand in your notice? Read...

Visa Jobs With Few Restrictions

The Tier 1 Exceptional Talent Visa has been in the news r...

Tier 1 Exceptional Talent

The British Government has decided to double the annual q...

University Visa Scheme

The Home Office has expanded a pilot programme that makes...

Net Migration Fall

Net migration to the UK has dropped by more than 106,000...

Theresa May Immigration Statistics

Prime Minister Theresa May has been criticised in the med...

Polish And Romanian Visas

A plan for the future of Polish and Romanian skilled work...

New Visa Hub

India looks like it will help to pick up the slack in the...

Switch From A Student To A Work Visa

Changes being thought over by the British government offe...

Next Phase In Brexit Talks

Keep up to date with Brexit with our immigration lawyers....

Changing Jobs Whilst On A Tier 2 Visa

Even though your visa relies on sponsorship from your cur...

Tier 2 Visa And The National Insurance Number

There are certain instances where your National insurance...

Tier 2 Using NHS

If you are entering the UK on a Tier 2 visa, then you wil...

Tier 2 Restricted Work

The Tier 2 visa comes with some restrictions. The article...

Tier 2 Visa Requirements

If you have been offered a job in the UK by a company wit...

Will The Visa Quota Continue After Brexit

The UK will need to reassess its position on these matter...

Tier 2 Mortgage

It is possible to get a mortgage on a Tier 2 visa. You wi...

What Is Required To Process My Tier 1 Visa Extension?

Is your initial visa period coming to an end? What do you...

Are You A Tier 1 Entrepreneur Or A Tier 1 Investor?

Are you trying to obtain a Tier 1 Entrepreneur Visa or a...

Changing Jobs Whilst On A Tier 2 Visa

Even though your visa relies on sponsorship from your cur...

Am I Eligible For The Help To Buy Scheme While On A Tier 2 Visa?

Is it possible for a Tier 2 visa holder to get a mortgage...

What Is The Immigration Status Of Your Child If You Are On A Tier 2 Visa?

What status will your child have once they are born? Will...

Will My Immigration Status Change If I Want To Get Married?

Tier 2 visa holders often want to understand if their rig...

How Does "Help To Buy" Work If I Am A Tier 1 Visa Holder?

Tier 1 visa holders can access funding for the Help to Bu...

What Is Required To Process My Tier 1 Visa Extension?

Is your initial visa period coming to an end? What do you...

Documents Required For A Tier 1 Visa Application

Are you trying to obtain a Tier 1 Entrepreneur Visa or a...

Obtaining Permanent Resdience After A Tier 1 Entrepreneur Visa

As well as the initial period, the Tier 1 entrepreneur vi...

Can Tier 1 Investors And Entrepreneurs Invest In Property?

Can you buy a property if you are on a Tier 1 visa in the...

How Long Does A Visa Application Take To Be Processed?

Another frequently asked question here at Reiss Edwards,...

How Can I Pass The English Visa Requirement In My Application?

For a migrant to be eligible for some visa application, t...

Which Countries Can A UK Visa Holder Travel To?

One common question that is frequently asked by UK visa h...

How Can I Know My Visa Application Has Been Successful?

If I make an application to the Home Office, how would I...

If I Make A Mistake On My Application Would I Be Rejected?

If I have made a mistake when creating my visa applicatio...

Is It Possible For Grandparents Sponsor My Application?

A commonly asked question in immigration is, if it’s poss...

How Possible Is It To Attain A Tier 2 Without Maintenance Funds?

If I make an application for a tier 2 visa but I do not m...

Best Route For Naturalisation Application Not To Be Refused.

If my partner is not a UK citizen, and he/she wants to ma...

How Possible For An Immigrant To Make A Spouse Visa Application In-Country?

If my partner is not a UK citizen, and he/she wants to ma...

Visitors Visa And The Requirement For Applicants Outside The UK

If my spouse/fiancé plan to visit me in the UK. what are...

Global Immigration And The Plight Of Vulnerable Women

The struggles of women who have been trafficked for sex a...

Is It Possible For A Tier 2 Migrant Start Up A Business In UK

There are some common questions asked under tier 2 migran...

Obtaining A Sponsor Licence For A Start-Up Business

If you are just starting a business, you may be looking t...

What’s The Best Approach To Finding Sponsorship For Tier 2 Visa.

A common route for working in the UK by migrants is the T...

What Are The Duties Of A Tier 2 Sponsor Licence Holder?

Tier 2 sponsor licence allows you to employ immigrant sta...

Common Reasons For Tier 1 Entrepreneur Visa Refusal

With Tier 1 Entrepreneur been one of the major route for...

Documents Needed For Proof Of Genuine Entrepreneur

If you are applying to the UK under the Tier 1 entreprene...

Switching From Tier 4 To Tier 2 To A Company With No Sponsor Licence

The tier 4 visa route is an excellent route for students...

How Would Switching Company Affect My Sponsorship For Tier 2 Visa?

Here’s one of the scenarios we at Reiss Edwards deal with...

Fiancé Visa Application UK - Can I Get A Job With This Visa?

The Fiancé visa allows prospective fiancés entering the U...

The Future Of The UK And The European Union After Brexit

In 2016 the UK voted to leave the EU in a nationwide vote...

Tier 1 Entrepreneur Visa Application- Angel Investors

Is your company looking for seed capital to support your...

UK's Tier 1 Entrepreneur Visa - Seed Capital Providers

With Tier 1 Entrepreneur route being a major routes to th...

American couple lose legal challenge against refusal of leave to remain in UK

An American couple lost their legal challenge for indefin...

How To Bring My Children To The Join Me In The UK

looking to come with your child to the UK, you should con...

Tier 1 Entrepreneur Visa Application- Angel Investors

Is your company looking for seed capital to support your...

UK's Tier 1 Entrepreneur Visa - Seed Capital Providers

With Tier 1 Entrepreneur route being a major routes to th...

American couple lose legal challenge against refusal of leave to remain in UK

An American couple lost their legal challenge for indefin...

Consider Other Options After Tier 1 Entrepreneur Refusal

Your Tier 1 entrepreneur Visa application may be the most...

UK’s Tier 1 Entrepreneur Processing Time

Your Tier 1 entrepreneur Visa application may be the most...

UK’s Tier 1 Entrepreneur Visa Refusal Rate

With Tier 1 entrepreneur been one of the more generous of...

Would The Rights Of EU Citizens Be The Same After 2019?

Would like to know if it’s possible to obtain a spouse vi...

Application For Permanent Residency As A Non-British Citizen.

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How To Appeal If Your Spouse Visa Is Refused.

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How To Apply For Tier 1 Entrepreneur Visa Extension.

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How To Obtain A Spouse Visa And Spouse Visa Extension.

if you have a partner/spouse and the individual is not an...

How To Obtain A Tier 2 Visa Sponsorship.

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Start-Up Your Business With UK Business Visa.

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There’s Has Been An Increase In Long-Term Migration.

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Increase In Visa Opportunities Within The Tech Industry In UK

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UK Immigration Detention And Bail

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Switching From Tier 2 Visas To Tier 1

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Would Brexit Affect Indian Nationals Coming To The UK?

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Head Of Bangladesh Caterers Association (BCA) Criticise Rise In Home Office Raids

Rapid rise in so called “curry house” raids has been crit...

Would Leaked Government Rules Affect Immigration.

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Breaching Immigration Rules Can Result In Fines And Civil Penalty.

Breaching Immigration rules can result in fines and emplo...

Your Company Might Be At Risk If You Have Employed Illegal Workers.

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Why The UK Remains A Top Destination For Businesses And Tier 1 Visa Applicants.

The UK remains a top destination for businesses and entre...

Impact Of Brexit On Tier 1 Entrepreneur Visa Applications

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Hardening Stance Of The Politicians Towards Brexit

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Why The UK Governments Needs The Tier 1 Entrepreneur Visa Route

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Hiring Skilled Talent From Abroad

The process of hiring skilled talent from abroad is one t...

How To Avoid A Tier 1 Entrepreneur Visa Refusal

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Home Office Accused Of Using Rough Sleeper Data To Deport Illegal Migrants

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How To Write A Good Tier 1 Entrepreneur Business Plan

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Tier 1 Entrepreneur Visa - UK Remains Ideal Place For Global Entrepreneurs

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Australia And India Seek EU-Like Trade Deal With UK After Brexit

Australia and India have joined the debate demanding the...

Change In Public Opinions On Immigration After Brexit Referendum

The British publish may be changing their minds on the de...

Summary Of The Tier 2 Visa Process – A Migrant’s Perspective

Summary of the Tier 2 visa process – A migrant’s perspect...

Lord Hague Warns May To Avoid Draconian Immigration System

Lord Hague warns Theresa May to avoid shooting her foot o...

Will EU Citizens Need Visas Post Brexit? Brexit Proposals

Sources close to government confirms that EU Citizens may...

How Will The Northern Ireland’s Border Issue Be Resolved After Brexit?

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Reports Make UK Government Wonder If The UK Is A Destination For Tech Talents?

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Jeremy Corbyn Pressured On Campaign For Free Movement.

An internal campaign has been made for free movement and...

Britain's Home Secretary Calls For Report On Impact Of Brexit On Labour Market

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The CIPD Warns On Lack Of Tier 2 Visa Use By Small Business In UK

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An Inventor At Risk After Tier 1 Visa Application Refusal

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The Surge In Tier 1 Exceptional Visa

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Campaigners Threaten Legal Challenge Against Government

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Fate Of Family Members Of EU Nationals After Brexit

The fate of family members of EU nationals hang in balanc...

Is It Time To Consider Lexit? Is It Possble That Labour Will Be The Rulling Party?

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Ipsos MORI Poll Suggests That UK Has A Preference To Remain In Single Market

A poll by Ipsos MORI has suggested that the UK had a pref...

Tony Blair’s Influence And Opinion On Brexit

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Australia Visa Talks - Reiss Edwards

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Western Politics And Migration - Trump Vs Brexit Vs French Elections

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UK Technical Skills Shortage

The government is keenly aware of skills gaps in the sect...

Skills Shortage Urges Migration Watch To Propose Brickie Visa

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Theresa May Under Pressure Over Migration Targets

The Prime minister Theresa May is under pressure to remov...

Huge Drop In Nurse Numbers - Brexit And Its Effects

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Grenfell Tower Survivors In Immigration Amnesty

Grenfell tower survivors in immigration amnesty. It is be...

What Does The Reduction Of The Conservative Majority Mean For Migration

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Brexit And The Future Of Immigration

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Tier 2 General Extension Frequently Asked Questions

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Persons To Fulfil Immigration Related Roles For Sponsor Licence Applications

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The snap election – It is happening today - 2017 General...

Entrepreneur Visa Extension - A Way Ahead To Initial Visa

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Each Party's Manifesto For Brexit

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5 steps on how to complete a compliant right to work check

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What are each party's plans for International students?

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At least 200,000 migrants are needed to keep the UK economy running Post Brexit

At least 200,000 migrants needed to keep the UK economy r...

What Seed Funding Competitions can I partake in for a Tier 1 Entrepreneur visa?

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How to deal with Tier 2 Migrants working at third party premises

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Effectively Mitigating Tier 2 Immigration Risks - Sponsor Licence Compliance

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Spouse visa minimum income requirement to be scrapped – Labour

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Complete Guide to the Genuine Entrepreneur Test – Part 3

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Reasons why Sponsor Licence applications are rejected

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Complete Guide to the Genuine Entrepreneur Test – Part 2

It is not out of place to expect that if you are planning...

Complete Guide to the Genuine Entrepreneur Test – Part 1

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Let NHS be exempt from Immigration Skills charge – Unions

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HR Compliance for Tier 2 Visas

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Best answers for Tier 1 Entrepreneur Interview Questions Part 3

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Will Employers Be Forced To Control the UK’s Borders?

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Best answers for Tier 1 Entrepreneur Interview Questions - Part 2

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Tier 1 Entrepreneur Sample Interview Questions

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How UK Employers Can Recruit From Overseas

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What impact does Immigration have on the UK’s labour market?

Impact of immigration on the UK Labour market. Immigratio...

EU Nationals Migration into the UK could last until 2022

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Tier 2 And 5 Sponsor Licence Compliance Requirements

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A Bad Brexit Deal Could Set Off Europe Wide Recession

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Home Office Rejects Over 28% Permanent Residency Applications - Report

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Work Visa For Skilled Employees

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UK Triggers Article 50

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An Employers Guide To Obtaining A UK Sponsor Licence

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Marriage of Convinience

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Permanent Residency for EEA Citizens

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A Guide For Foreign Entrepreneurs On Starting A Business In The UK

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Comprehensive Sickness Insurance as a condition for Permanent Residence

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EU Citizens and Comprehensive Sickness Insurance

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One Day Without Us

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Landlords' immigration checks fuelling discrimination - New report claims

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Europe Assailed by Risk after Brexit and Trump

The Euro zone is not insulated from the global economic r...

Don't Lose Your Top Talent

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The Importance of Getting A Tier 1 Entrepreneur Visa Application Correct

an ever increasing gulf exists between the Governments op...

The Tier 2 sponsor licence process explained step by step

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The Government Brexit White Paper - Key Points

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Tier 2 changes for April 2017

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Supreme Court Brexit Decision - A Win For Us All

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What do I need to be aware of before applying for a Tier 1 Entrepreneur visa?

The route requires investment into your target business o...

How Tech Start-ups Can Recruit The Overseas Talent They Need To Grow

One of the greatest challenges UK tech start-ups face whe...

Theresa May Outlines Her Plans For Brexit

Theresa May has explicitly rejected membership of the sin...

New UK Immigration Rules from November 2016

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UK Status of Irish Citizens

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New Immigration Rules from November 2016

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Domestic Violence and United Kingdom Immigration Laws

If you are an emigrant to the United Kingdom who is in a...

The Effect of BREXIT on Eastern Europe

The Eastern part of Europe holds the large majority of in...

The £35,000 Threshold Effect (for Tier 2 Visa Applications)

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Five Myth About How EU Law affects the UK

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Trade and Investments after Brexit: An immigration perspective

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Working status and permanent residence

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Brexit: Further blow to the Tier 1 Investor visa

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Brexit: An eastern perspective

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The implications of Brexit for UK Businesses

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Brexit: What about Free movement?

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Trapped - In or Out?

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What happens after Brexit – and what is Article 50?

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