Immigration lawyers in Smedley
When making a UK immigration application, whether it’s for a visa, citizenship or even asylum, it is not a legal requirement to hire the services of an immigration lawyer. However, due to the complexity of the UK immigration process it’s highly advised that you do seek the help of a reliable immigration lawyer.
Having the help of an immigration lawyer will give your application a much higher chance of being accepted. A professional lawyer will make sure that there are no errors in your application, that you are able to meet the requirements and that you have enough evidence to prove that you can do this.
When it comes to seeking the assistance of an immigration lawyers, it’s important that you choose a good solicitor. Our Smedley lawyers are all experienced in immigration issues and have been trained in immigration law to a high standard. They are reliable lawyers that dedicate their time to helping people through the often difficult UK immigration system.
Our Smedley lawyers offer a range of services and are also available to speak to immediately. If you want to learn more about what our Smedley lawyers can do for you don’t hesitate to get in touch with them on 01618269783.
Am I eligible for a Spouse Visa and can your Smedley lawyers help me to apply for one?
If you are married to or in a civil partnership with a British Citizen or someone with settled status in the UK then you could be eligible for a Spouse Visa.
The other requirements for a Spouse Visa include:
- Meeting the genuine relationship requirement
- Demonstrating that you have a knowledge of the English language
- Meeting the relevant financial requirements
- Proving that you will have suitable accommodation whilst in the UK
The Spouse Visa will allow you to join your partner in the UK for up to 30 months, to remain here after this period you will need to apply for a Spouse Visa extension. The extension is valid for another 30 months and after this you will be eligible to apply for Indefinite Leave to Remain.
Our immigration lawyers in Smedley assist with all types of immigration applications, including Spouse Visas. They have helped many couples to start their journey of making a life together in the UK and they can help you to. With their Application Package they will be there for you through every step of the application process and will give you all the assistance you need for a successful outcome.
To get started on your Spouse Visa application today, give our Smedley lawyers a call on 01618269783.
Frequently Asked Questions
Yes, if you are not married to your partner there may still be options available for you to join them in the UK.
There are other types of Family Visas that you could be eligible for, this includes the Unmarried Partner Visa if you have been in a long term relationship with your partner, as well as the Fiance Visa if you plan to marry your partner whilst in the UK.
Our Smedley lawyers can assess your eligibility for these visas and can assist you with your application. For more information contact them on 01618269783.
Indefinite Leave to Remain (ILR) is a form of settlement in the UK. With ILR status you will have the freedom to live, work and study in the UK permanently.
There are many types of visas that can lead to ILR, usually you will have needed to live in the UK for at least 5 years before being eligible, however in some circumstances this is reduced to 3 years.
Once you have held ILR for 12 months you can apply to become a British Citizen by Naturalisation.