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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.
The one issue UK voters are most concerned about.

The one issue UK voters are most concerned about.

March, 2015

In May this year the UK public will once again take to the voting polls. This year’s general elections have had many talking points on what issues will make or break this years winning parties campaign. In a recent poll conducted by leading opinion poll company YouGov Immigration was identified as the main concern for UK voters. The UK Government has had very stern policies surrounding immigration with changes and reforms making it near impossible for people to migrate or stay in the country.
UK to Relax Visa Rules for South Africa Business Travellers

UK to Relax Visa Rules for South Africa Business Travellers

February, 2015

As of April 1, business travelers wanting to visit the United Kingdom for leisure travel will no longer require two separate visas to do so, as the UK announces changes to its visa rules.