London22 wrote: ↑
Thu Jul 02, 2020 12:07 pm
BoyTed wrote: ↑
Thu Jul 02, 2020 12:01 pm
Iam pleased to announce ive been granted citizenship received the decision today via post iam happy indeed because i had a complicating immigration history was overstayer and granted dlr 2012 and was supposed to apply in 2022
Wishing all those waiting goodluck and thanks to this forum the moderators and all of you.
This journey has ended and iam glad i don't have to deal with the HO again
Many Congratulations.Please tell us here how many years you have overstayed & whether you worked during overstaying or not & on what basis you got ILR?? This may be very helpful for many people with ILR but previous overstaying holding them to apply .I will appreciate if you can share a brief immigration history as well.
I came in mid 2004 was refused asylum went underground worked illegally and supported myself in 2009 put in fresh application and in 2012 out of the blue got DLR in my post for 3 years then in 2015 applied for extension and got another 3 years and in 2018 applied for ILR and got it after six month of waiting December 2018 and following year December applied for BC got sent a questionnaire in May 2020 will post that separately return 4th of June and got the brown envelope today
These are the questions.
1.What steps did you take to regularise your stay during the period in question?
Please provide copies of any available correspondence
2.Where did you live during this period and who else lived there?
Please provide all addresses in full
3.Who was responsible for paying your accommodation costs (rent, utility bills etc)?
Please provide any available supporting evidence, eg utility bills, tenancy agreements, rent statements, mortgage statements etc
4.When and where did you work during this period?
Please provide evidence eg letters from employers, P60s/P45s, statements of account if self-employed
5.When and where did you study during this period?
Please provide evidence eg letters from colleges, certificates/qualifications
6.What benefits did you receive during this period?
Please provide evidence eg notification or award, schedules of payment
7.Did you receive funds from any other source during this period?
Please provide evidence, eg bank statements, receipts. If supported by partner/family member, original evidence of their ability to fund such support will also be required
8.Is there any other information that you wish to provide that may be relevant to your application and the assessment of your ability to meet the good character requirement?