UNITED KINGDOM – New Immigration and Nationality Fees

By Peregrine

UK Visas & Immigration (UKVI) has published updated fees, which come into effect on 6 April 2018.

  • There are to be increases to […]

UNITED KINGDOM – Settlement Applications Closed to Tier 1 (General) Migrants after 5 April 2018

By Peregrine

Overseas nationals in the UK under the Tier 1 (General) category will no longer be permitted to apply for Indefinite Leave to Remain […]

UNITED KINGDOM – Immigration Health Surcharge To Double

By Peregrine

The government has announced that the Immigration Health Surcharge (IHS) will increase from £200 to £400 per year.

The discounted charge, payable by Tier […]

UNITED KINGDOM – Government Doubles Tier 1 (Exceptional Talent) Visas

By Peregrine

The UK Home Office has announced that the number of visas available annually through the Tier 1 (Exceptional Talent) route is increasing from […]

UNITED KINGDOM – Registered Traveller Service Expansion

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The government has announced an expansion to its Registered Traveller Service, which facilitates faster entry at the UK border.

Effective 5 October 2017, business […]

UAE: Visa on arrival in UAE for Indian passport holders with UK and EU residence visa


UAE Cabinet approves visa on arrival for Indian nationals with UK and EU residency visa.

Abu Dhabi: UAE Cabinet has approved visa on […]

UNITED KINGDOM – Original Documents Required for Tier 2 and Tier 4 Applications in India

By Peregrine

Effective 7 August 2017, all applicants submitting Tier 2 and Tier 4 applications at any Visa Application Centre in India, including dependents, will […]

UK: Tier 1 Investor and Entrepreneur Applications Require Criminal Record Certificate from 1 September 2015

By Peregrine

The requirement for applicants to provide an overseas criminal record certificate will start in September with the Tier 1 (Investor) and […]