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Exit Checking Begins For Travelers in UK

Exit Checking Begins For Travelers in UK

April, 2015

From April 8,2015 United Kingdom has started checking exits for outbound travelers at UK travel hubs.
30-Day Time Frame to Travel Introduced by UK Government

30-Day Time Frame to Travel Introduced by UK Government

April, 2015

The UK Home Office has launched a new Biometric Residence Permits (BRP) policy.
Children Of British Fathers Born Outside Wedlock Now Able To Claim British Citizenship

Children Of British Fathers Born Outside Wedlock Now Able To Claim British Citizenship

April, 2015

The UK Home Office has announced some changes to the UK immigration law regarding the passing of British citizenship to children who were born from a British father out of wedlock. That law is taking effect on 6 April 2015.
UK Announces Changes to Secure English Language Test Providers

UK Announces Changes to Secure English Language Test Providers

April, 2015

The UK government has announced important changes to the Secure English Language Tests (SELT) required by some visa customers.
Temporary Passport Extension Stamp Ends For British Citizens Living Overseas

Temporary Passport Extension Stamp Ends For British Citizens Living Overseas

April, 2015

The British Home Office has ended the temporary passport extension stamp arrangement, which was introduced last year to handle the exceptional amount of applications comes to an end.
UK  Visa Application Center Opens In Gurgaon

UK Visa Application Center Opens In Gurgaon

April, 2015

A new visa application center opens in Gurgaon - a leading financial and industrial city of India- by the Government of UK. This visa center is expected to help resident in the NCR region.
 UK Health Surcharge for Non - EEA Nationals to Take Effect on April 6

UK Health Surcharge for Non - EEA Nationals to Take Effect on April 6

April, 2015

According to a March 20 announcement, all non – EAA nationals outside of the European Economic Area (EEA), including Malaysia, coming to live in the UK longer than six months are required to pay a 'health surcharge' for the UK government from April 6, 2015.
UK Launches Super Priority Visa Service for South Africa

UK Launches Super Priority Visa Service for South Africa

March, 2015

UK has launched a 24 hour Super Priority Visa service in South Africa on 16 of March, which allows customers greater flexibility to pick a better visa category that suits their requirement.
UK Visit Visa System To Receive Major Overhaul

UK Visit Visa System To Receive Major Overhaul

March, 2015

Home Secretary Theresa May has announced plans to reform the current UK visa system for visitors. The plans aim to help business people and artist better access to Britain. To be introduced in April, the changes will consolidate the current 15 visitor visa categories into 4 visa types.
UK Launches 'Super Priority' Visa Service for U.S. Applicants

UK Launches 'Super Priority' Visa Service for U.S. Applicants

March, 2015

From March 9, U.S. applicants may apply for certain visas at the British Consulate in New York and obtain a decision within 24 hours.