UK Settlement Visa – Spouse Or Civil Partnership Visa
If you are married to a British citizen, months .you may be granted a UK spouse visa for a probationary period of 2 years 6 months.If at the end of this period you are still married & living together at the end of that period in the UK, you will be eligible to apply for further leave to remain which entitles you to extend the visa for a further 2 years & 6 months.
When you can settle permanently
The earliest you can apply to settle in the UK (called ‘indefinite leave to remain’) is after you’ve lived in the country for 5 years continuously with permission to stay (‘leave to remain’) as a partner. You can’t count any permission to stay in the UK as a fiancé, fiancée or proposed civil partner.
The rules are different if you applied before 9 July 2012
How Can Thai Visa Express Help?
Thai Visa Express is a team of professional immigration consultants who are always ready to assist you with your UK settlement visa application in Thailand. We offer comprehensive services to help you get a fast and cost-effective application for a UK settlement visa for your Thai wife or girlfriend. Our team’s UK immigration consultants have an extensive background in providing personal and professional consultancy services. Call 0066 -8010-22328 if you need any immigration advice. We are also used to dealing with the British Embassy in Thailand on a daily basis & we have the necessary knowledge & experience. We actually know what we are talking about do you meet the current UK Settlement visa financial requirements find out today we will calculate your income before we even begin work.
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In some cases you may be exempt from meeting the new financial requirements, these include sponsors on DLA , War pensions for example. also if you have savings you can also meet the requirements. Be aware must because you receive the above benefits you must still demonstrate that you have adequate maintenance to support your wife/partner once she arrives in the UK.You must in all cases get a free no obligation visa assessment from MR Aslett he will advise you on ways to meet the financial requirements before you even start spending any of your money.
Settlement Visa Requirements For Thai Wife
- OISC Registered advisers.
- Fixed fees no hidden costs.
- We accept payments in sterling & local currency
- Registered Offices in the UK & Thailand
- Call us from the UK on 0845-527-9366
- UK & Thai Offices
- No visa No Agents Fees a small deposit secures our services
Visa UK Thailand Settlement Visa For Thai Spouse
We have helped hundreds of clients get their settlement visa for their wife or dependent children to settle in the UK. These applications are often complicated due to the recent updates where the UK sponsor must meet the new financial requirements. And where any dependent children are involved you must demonstrate you have sole responsibility of the child, contact us for a free 30-minute consultation for UK settlement visa facts and advice. Why not engage the services of Pattaya’s only genuine qualified UK immigration adviser OISC F200700163. Further useful helpful information on settling in the UK for Thai partners & family members can be found at AmthaiPaper a UK Thai community Newspaper.
UK Settlement Visa Facts – United Kingdom Visa
- You must meet the A1 English language requirements
- Your wife & any dependents can enter the UK for up to 5 years
- They can work whilst in the UK & have access to the NHS
- After 5 years they can apply for permanent residence indefinite leave to remain
- The UK settlement visa is multi entry & your spouse can travel to the EU
- You must meet the new UK financial requirements introduced in 2012
We are a leading UK visa consultancy company. This comes with a commitment of providing you with excellent services to achieve your immigration goals. We constantly update on the latest changes in immigration law to provide you with accurate advice and the necessary guidance in your application process. We understand that a UK visa spouse visa application can be time-consuming and complicated. The same holds true when applying for a UK settlement visa for your Thai wife. Thai Visa Express is here to help you as it is our job is to take away the stress of a visa application though friendly, professional advice and assistance. We have been doing this for a long time and we have complete understanding of UK’s immigration law. You will find further information about applying for a UK Fiancee Visa here , this is a slightly different process to the settlement visa process.
A1 Test For UK Settlement Visa Applications
All applicants must pass the A1 English test without a test pass you cannot apply for the visa its as simple as that,forther details about how and where to take the A1 Test in Bangkok Thailand this is now known as the key English test. This test has recently been updated to the IELTS test also know as IDP English test.Read More About IELTS Test
UK Settlement Visa Application Requirements
Thai Visa Express makes the application process to apply for a UK Settlement Visa easy by providing clients information about visa requirements. In general, applicants need to be at to be at least 18 years with Basic English proficiency or A1 level of CEFR. The visa applicant must also undergo an X-ray TB test to secure a TB-free certificate. Applicants must also present sufficient accommodation arrangements in the United Kingdom.
- Current processing time is 2 monthS ( subject to change)
- A1 English tests can take up to 4 weeks to receive a certificate
- TB Testing in Thailand is the same day service ( with no complications)
- UK Settlement visa applications can take up to a month to prepare.
- Children under 12 now need to attend TB Screening
- Fees (government) £1450
- NHS Surcharge £600.00
- A1 Test £150.00
Call US Today to apply for a Visa to the UK For your Thai wife partner or any dependents to Settle in the UK. Once you have engaged our services we will forward you the UK Settlement visa document checklist for you to supply all the relevant documents.
UK Settlement Visa Application Forms & Guidance:
To apply for a UK Settlement visa you must complete the following process:
- UK Visa Information Thailand -VFS
- UK Visa Application Forms
- Tuberculosis Testing in Thailand
- A1 English Test Centre -Bangkok Thailand
- UK Visa Family Application Forms & Guidance
- Immigration Health surcharge
The above is for guidance only please contact us should you require professional assistance.
Visa UK Settlement Financial Requirements
There are many sub – categories under appendix FM of the UK immigration rules ,it is vital and non flexible that you must earn a minimum of £18600 gross before tax . This is for anybody sponsoring a foreign spouse with no dependents to enter the UK to settle. More information & facts can be found here about UK Border Agency Meeting the new financial threshold requirements after July 12 2012.
OISC Registered Immigration Consultancy Firm
As a registered UK OISC immigration agency in Pattaya, our immigration consultants provide expert immigration services and advice. We offer the latest information on immigration laws and assess your unique needs when giving recommendations and assistance. Thai Visa Express believes that following a personalized approach is an effective way to help clients. Our team of UK immigration consultants will work closely with you and keep you informed of the progress of your application. Consult our UK immigration consultants today and we will help you achieve your immigration goals. Thai Visa Express offers a range of services at competitive rates. Contact us today for a free visa assessment.