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UK Immigrant Marriages - New Rules

Post by Chess » Fri Dec 17, 2004 11:37 am

..now this is an intersting one - Kaya, any thoughts on these draconian rules?...

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http://www.ind.homeoffice.gov.uk/ind/en ... ister.html
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Post by davidm » Fri Dec 17, 2004 5:19 pm

Does this mean that two people currently in the UK, both on say work permit, can not marry in the UK without written permission from the secretary of state?
I hope this country does not go the same way as Denmark!

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Post by John » Sat Dec 18, 2004 11:07 am

It does mean that in the sense that a non-EEA citizen will be affected by the new regulations, and if they from not come to the UK on a fiancée visa then they will need permission from the Home Office.

All this is to do with stopping sham marriages.

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