There are various ways a person may obtain British citizenship. The most common method of becoming a British citizen is via naturalisation.  What is Naturalisation?  Naturalisation is the legal process by which a Non-British adult becomes a British citizen. The criteria and process obtaining British citizenship has changed over the years, however, for successful applicants…

A decade ago, no one would have imagined that British Citizens could move to the Middle East. Surprisingly, the trend has since changed and the Middle East has become a rising hotspot for British Citizens where you can travel to work, study or visit on a family vacation. The adventurous life, especially in the United…

Are you moving to the UK and are unsure of the living costs? Or still, haven’t decided yet which part of the UK to move to?  We all know that the cost of moving a country cannot be totally predefined, but let us take this opportunity to learn a bit about the costs of living…

On 6 December 2018, media outlets reported that the UK government had suspended the Tier 1 Investor Visa route with immediate effect.  This caused an outcry amongst immigration solicitor and their representative groups, as it was, according to one Solicitor, “legislation by press release”.  No notice of the suspension was issued by the Home Office. …

Pre-Action Protocol Letter before Claim needs to be sent to the Home Office prior to applying for Judicial Review. Judicial Review may be the only option available to you to get the justice if all other avenues such as Administrative Review and appeals have been exhausted. For some applications like Visitor Visa, Short Term Student…

Stateless children born in the UK have good news. A recent case has paved the way for stateless children to apply for British Citizenship. Statelessness is such a major concern amongst the international community; the United Nations Refugee Agency has a full section on its website dedicated to ending this scourge. There is an abundance…

Indefinite Leave to Remain (ILR) is also referred as Permanent Residence or Settlement. It can be considered as a very important immigration application for the migrant. Moving to a new country can feel like a tremendous risk and those who choose to take it generally give their all to creating a good life in their…

Having your visa application refused is frustrating and can cost you hundreds of pounds in visa application fees. There are many different explanations for UK Immigration Visa Applications refusal, but by examining the most common reasons, it is possible to avoid making the same mistakes when you submit your application. As experienced immigration caseworkers, we…

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