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How can I find a Tier 2 or Tier 5 Sponsorship Employer?

Migrants from outside the EEA and EU who wish to work in the UK, need to secure a position with an employer. This is the only way to get a Tier 2 Certificate of Sponsorship (Cos). Unfortunately, not all UK-based employers hold a Tier 2 or a Tier 5...

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How to work in the UK as a Spouse Visa holder

If you have joined your partner in this country, you may be wondering how to work in the UK as a Spouse Visa holder. The UK Spouse Visa enables individuals from outside the EEA (European Economic Area) to move in the UK to live with their spouse. If...

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How To Get UK Citizenship by Investment?

UK immigration routes for international investors The UK introduced an immigration route for foreign investors in 1994. In 2008, the government established the Tier 1 Investor and Tier 1 Entrepreneur routes, as part of a new points-based system...

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UK Start Up Visa: How to Establish your Business in the UK

What is the Start-up Visa? Opened in March 2019, the Start-Up Visa route allows new entrepreneurs to set up their businesses in the UK, and replaces the Tier 1 (Graduate Entrepreneur) Visa. Applicants do not need to hold a specific degree or have...

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Good Character Requirement for British Citizenship

Anyone over the age of 10 must satisfy the Good Character Requirement for British Citizenship. Under this condition, all applicants are tested on every aspect of their criminal history, as well as immigration-related issues. To meet this threshold...

How to Extend a Spouse Visa

The UK spouse visa, otherwise known as the marriage visa, is a type of settlement visa. It is designed for non-EEA citizens who wish to join their partners in the UK. The spouse visa enables a non-EEA person to lawfully live and work in the UK, and...

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How to apply for a Spouse Visa (Q&A)

What is a Spouse Visa? If you are married to a British citizen or national, you may both wish to settle together in the UK. However, before you can enter the country, you must apply for a Spouse Visa. This permit allows you to immigrate to the UK...

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British Naturalisation Timeline

Naturalisation is the process through which a foreign individual is admitted as a citizen of a country.  In other words, by applying for British Naturalisation, you can get citizenship in the UK even if you were born abroad. Once you are...