Here is my timeline:
Eligibility criteria: Permanent Residence + 2 yrs
Language criteria met: ESOL Skills for Life Speaking & Listening, Life in the UK
Current nationality: Russian
Method of application: NCS
Council name if NCS used: Oxford
Date of application: Tue 17th March 2015
Payment method: Debit Card
Date of receipt by UKBA: Wed 18th March 2015
Date of acknowledgment:
Date of debit or clearance of fees:
- it's been 9 days and my account balance has not changed!
Date approval received:
Date of ceremony:
Has anyone else been waiting for so long for the application fee to be charged?
Good luck everyone! Fingers crossed they will get to my application soon...