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Rez987
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Re: **NEW** FLR(M) - TIMELINES ONLY

Post by Rez987 » Sat Oct 06, 2018 9:35 am

Rez987 wrote:
Fri Oct 05, 2018 7:52 am
Rez987 wrote:
Fri Sep 21, 2018 3:21 pm
Rez987 wrote:
Thu Sep 20, 2018 10:09 am
Rez987 wrote:
Tue Sep 11, 2018 2:21 pm
pplication Type : FLR(M) - First extension for 30month
Application Submitted on: 20 Aug 2018
Postal or In Person Application: Postal
Documents received by UKVI: 21 Aug 2018
Payment taken: 23 Aug 2018
Acknowledgement Received on (for postal app): 05 Sept 2018 dated 01 sept 2018.
Sent a letter to home office on 18 sept 2018 question about not receiving biometric letter yet. received 20 sept 2018 and signed for by H.O
Biometric Letter Received (postal app): 21 sept 2018 dated 19 sept 2018 ( UKVI can't have read my letter)
Biometrics Enrolled on ( postal app): 21 sept 2018
Date of Decision: 28 sept 2018 Approved
Documents Received on: 3 oct 2018 including the approval letter plus the letter i sent to UKVI on 18 sept 2018.
BRP Card Received on : Waiting

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Re: **NEW** FLR(M) - TIMELINES ONLY

Post by vanakkamchennai » Mon Oct 08, 2018 8:31 am

Visa Type: FLR (M) – (First Renewal after 30 months).
Had a problem with online application regarding financial section as my wife is a homemaker. The form doesnt take zero income as its value. Hence applied using paper application, on postal route.

Method: Royal Mail Special Delivery

Application Posted on :15/08/2018 online
Documents received by HO: 16/08/2018
Acknowledgement Received on : 30/08/2018
Biometric Letter Received (for postal app) : 18/09/2018
Biometrics Enrolled on (for postal app): 18/09/2018
Additional Documents Requested on (if any): None
Decision of Application : Approved
Date of Decision : 04/10/2018
BRP Card Received : 05/10/2018
Documents Received : 05/10/2018 (on the same day as BRP)

Processing time: 37 working days.

All the best
30JUN15–Online application
06JUL15-Biometrics
04SEP15-Refused
07SEP15-Appealed
08SEP15-Docs sent
12OCT15-appeal letter issued
09NOV15-Overturned
18NOV15-Passport submited
20NOV15–New IHS Payment done
08DEC15-Passport collected

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Re: **NEW** FLR(M) - TIMELINES ONLY

Post by Rez987 » Mon Oct 08, 2018 9:45 am

application Type : FLR(M) - First extension for 30month
Application Submitted on: 20 Aug 2018
Postal or In Person Application: Postal
Documents received by UKVI: 21 Aug 2018
Payment taken: 23 Aug 2018
Acknowledgement Received on (for postal app): 05 Sept 2018 dated 01 sept 2018.
Sent a letter to home office on 18 sept 2018 question about not receiving biometric letter yet. received 20 sept 2018 and signed for by H.O
Biometric Letter Received (postal app): 21 sept 2018 dated 19 sept 2018 ( UKVI can't have read my letter)
Biometrics Enrolled on ( postal app): 21 sept 2018
Date of Decision: 28 sept 2018 Approved
Documents Received on: 3 oct 2018 including the approval letter.
BRP Card Received on : missed delivery on 4 oct 2018. Received a letter from DX to book a redelivery and will deliver tomorrow 9 oct 2018. It took 6 weeks and 2 days from UKVI receiving my application to the 4 oct 2018 had i not missed the delivey.
6 weeks and 2 days in all. Good luck to all.
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Re: **NEW** FLR(M) - TIMELINES ONLY

Post by mrdash » Wed Oct 10, 2018 11:31 am

Happy to provide my timeline after a successful application :)

Application Type : FLR(M) - First extension for 30month
Online Application Submitted: 18 August 2018
Application Payment & IHS Taken: 18 August 2018 (during application)
BRP Taken: 22 August 2018
Supporting Documents Posted: 22 August 2018 (Received the next day & Signed by HM Realy - Sheffield)
Acknowledgement Letter Received: 17th Sept 2018 (Dated 14th Sept 2018)
Additional Documents Requested: 17th Sept 2018 (Dated 14th Sept 2018) - cited passport photos missing despite already sent together with the initial documents.
Additional Documents Submitted: 20th Sept 2018 - Sent all passport photos again 1st class royal mail signed.
Supporting Documents Returned: 3rd October 2018 (dated 2nd October 2018) - returned using our pre-paid envelope with tracking which we supplied together when sending the supporting documents.
Application Decision: APPROVED 8) (the letter came inside the pre-paid envelope above together with all supporting documents)
BRP Received: 4th October 2018 (by DX Delivery)

Total time taken: 6 weeks + 2 days from when online application submitted!

Note: Haven't actually received the BRP, but DX Delivery confirmed it was already delivered on 4th October when we called. They might have left it with a neighbour so we're sorting it out, should be no problem as long as the decision was approved.

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Re: **NEW** FLR(M) - TIMELINES ONLY

Post by Irinarus1981 » Fri Oct 12, 2018 2:04 pm

Application Type : FLR(M) - First extension for 30 month
Online Application Submitted: 28 August 2018
Application Payment & IHS Taken: 28 August 2018 (during application)
BRP Taken: 30 August 2018
Supporting Documents Posted: 30 August 2018 (Received the next day & Signed)
Acknowledgement Letter Received: 28th Sept 2018 (Dated 24th Sept 2018)
Additional Documents Requested: N/A
Application Decision: APPROVED 8 October 2018
Supporting Documents Returned: 10 October 2018 - returned using pre-paid envelope + letter of approval
BRP Received: 11th October 2018 (by DX Delivery)
Total time taken: 45 days from online application submission!

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Re: **NEW** FLR(M) - TIMELINES ONLY

Post by speed0192 » Tue Oct 16, 2018 12:39 pm

Hello All, i have just recieved my application and its did approved, wish you all the best for you, to be precise it took 43 days.

Application Submitted: 29/08/2018 By Post
Documents posted on 29/07/2018 ( Next Day by 1pm Guaranteed )
Documents received: 30/08/2018
Acknowledgement Received: 10/09/2018
Biometric Letter Received: 03/10/2018
Biometrics Enrolled: 04/10/2018
Additional Documents Requested (if any): **Nothing*
Decision of Application: Approved
Application deferred for further checks : N/A
Date of Decision :12/10/2018
BRP Card Received : ** Still Waiting** they said i should received it in next 7 days.

wish you all the best.

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Re: **NEW** FLR(M) - TIMELINES ONLY

Post by speed0192 » Thu Oct 18, 2018 9:08 am

Hello All, i have just received my application and it approved.

Application Submitted: 29/08/2018 By Post
Documents posted on 29/07/2018 ( Next Day by 1pm Guaranteed )
Documents received: 30/08/2018
Acknowledgement Received: 10/09/2018
Biometric Letter Received: 03/10/2018
Biometrics Enrolled: 04/10/2018
Additional Documents Requested (if any): **Nothing*
Decision of Application: Approved
Application deferred for further checks : N/A
Date of Decision :12/10/2018
Documents received: 16/10/2018
BRP Card Received : 17/10/2018
Total time taken: 43 days since postal date

Wish you all the best.

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Re: **NEW** FLR(M) - TIMELINES ONLY

Post by speed0192 » Thu Oct 18, 2018 9:09 am

Hello All, i have just recieved my application and did approved, wish you all the best for you, to be precise it took 43 days.

Application Submitted: 29/08/2018 By Post
Documents posted on 29/07/2018 ( Next Day by 1pm Guaranteed )
Documents received: 30/08/2018
Acknowledgement Received: 10/09/2018
Biometric Letter Received: 03/10/2018
Biometrics Enrolled: 04/10/2018
Additional Documents Requested (if any): **Nothing*
Decision of Application: Approved
Application deferred for further checks : N/A
Date of Decision :12/10/2018
BRP Card Received : 13/10/2018
Total time taken: 43 days since postal date

wish you all the best.

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Re: **NEW** FLR(M) - TIMELINES ONLY

Post by ShrutiD » Thu Oct 18, 2018 8:15 pm

Application Submitted on :11-09-2018
Postal or In Person Application :online
Application deferred for further checks (in person app) :nil
Acknowledgement Received on (for postal app) :12-09-2018
Biometric Letter Received (for postal app) :11-09-2018
Biometrics Enrolled on (for postal app):12-09-2018
Additional Documents Requested on (if any):not required
Decision of Application :15-10-2018
Date of Decision :not known
BRP Card Received :17-10-2018

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Re: **NEW** FLR(M) - TIMELINES ONLY

Post by shady87 » Fri Oct 19, 2018 8:01 am

First FLR(M) extension - 2.5years

Application Submitted on: 13/09/2018 (online)
Postal or In Person Application: Posted documents on 15/09/2018
Documents received by HO: 17/09/2018
Biometric Letter Received (for postal app): 13/09/2018 (online)
Biometrics Enrolled on (for postal app): 15/09/2018
Acknowledgement Received on: didn't receive
Additional Documents Requested on (if any): didn't receive
Decision of Application: approved
Date of Decision: don't know
BRP Card Received: 19/10/2018

Total days: 37 days since online application

Goodluck to everyone!

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Re: **NEW** FLR(M) - TIMELINES ONLY

Post by Tiffany89 » Sat Oct 20, 2018 4:47 pm

Application Submitted on :28 aug
Postal or In Person Application :postal
Application deferred for further checks (in person app) :
Acknowledgement Received on (for postal app) :30 aug
Biometric Letter Received (for postal app) :13th sep
Biometrics Enrolled on (for postal app):17th sep
Additional Documents Requested on (if any):13th Sept- missing payment page. Sent postal order on the 18th sept.
Decision of Application :approved:)
Date of Decision :18th October
BRP Card Received :19th October

Time taken: 7 weeks

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Re: **NEW** FLR(M) - TIMELINES ONLY

Post by linaeaton » Wed Oct 24, 2018 5:57 pm

1st renewal after initial 33 months

Application Submitted on: 14th October
Postal or In Person Application: Postal (Category F)
Biometric Letter Received:14th October
All documents posted to Sheffield: 15th October
01 missing document posted to Sheffield (forgot to attach an accountant letter): 16th October
Biometrics Enrolled on: 16th October
Documents arrived in Sheffield (tracked + signed for): 17th October
Acknowledgement Received on (for postal app): waiting
Additional Documents Requested on (if any): waiting
Decision of Application: waiting
Date of Decision: waiting
BRP Card Received: waiting

Fingers crossed to all of us :D

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Re: **NEW** FLR(M) - TIMELINES ONLY

Post by Casa » Mon Oct 29, 2018 3:12 pm

Ransundar wrote:
Mon Oct 29, 2018 2:50 pm
Please respect that this is TIMELINE THREAD ONLY. Any questions posts have been and will be removed.
(Casa, not CR001)
Please don't send me PMs asking for immigration advice on posts that are on the open forum. If I haven't responded there, it's because I don't have the answer. I'm a moderator, not a legal professional.

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Post by Casa » Mon Oct 29, 2018 3:40 pm

kojokojoe wrote:
Mon Oct 29, 2018 3:27 pm
Please post questions in your own topic. This is a TIMELINE THREAD ONLY. Any question posts have been and will be removed.
(Casa, not CR001)
Please don't send me PMs asking for immigration advice on posts that are on the open forum. If I haven't responded there, it's because I don't have the answer. I'm a moderator, not a legal professional.

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Re: **NEW** FLR(M) - TIMELINES ONLY

Post by joshd » Wed Oct 31, 2018 10:12 am

Application Type : FLR(M) - 2nd extension
Application Submitted on : 5/10/18 (Friday)
Postal or In Person Application : Post
Payment taken : 9/10/18 (Tuesday)
Acknowledgement Received on (for postal app) : no acknowledgement received
Biometric Letter Received (for postal app) : not yet
Decision of Application : waiting (currently 4 weeks since the payment was taken)
Date of Decision :
BRP Card Received : I already have a BRP card with my first FLR extension (expires 24/12/18)

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Re: **NEW** FLR(M) - TIMELINES ONLY

Post by morshed » Thu Nov 01, 2018 10:17 am

Application Submitted on : 14 September 2018
Postal or In Person Application : Postal
Application received by HO: 17 September 2018
Application fee taken: 18 September 2018
Application deferred for further checks (in person app) : N/A
Acknowledgement Received on (for postal app) : 20 September
Biometric Letter Received (for postal app) : 19 October 2018
Biometrics Enrolled on (for postal app): 19 October 2018
Additional Documents Requested on (if any): N/A
Decision of Application : 26 October 2018
Date of Decision : 26 October 2018
BRP Card Received : 29 October 2018
Document Received: 01 November 2018

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Re: **NEW** FLR(M) - TIMELINES ONLY

Post by fielddrive » Sun Nov 04, 2018 6:38 pm

Application Type : FLR(M) - First extension for 30 months.
Application Submitted on: 18/09/18
Postal or In Person Application: Postal
Documents received by UKVI: 20/09/18
Payment taken: 21/09/18
Acknowledgement Received on (for postal app): 27/09/18 (Dated 25/09/18)
Biometric Letter Received (for postal app): 24/10/18
Biometrics Enrolled on (for postal app): 24/10/18
Additional Documents Requested on (if any): None
Date of Decision: 30/10/18
Decision of Application: Approved
Documents Received on: 01/11/18
BRP Card Received on: 01/11/18

Total time taken: 44 days from start to finish

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Re: **NEW** FLR(M) - TIMELINES ONLY

Post by ilrmumbai » Tue Nov 06, 2018 12:01 pm

Application Type : FLR(M) - First extension for WIFE & DAUGHTER
Application Submitted on: 17/10/18
Postal or In Person Application: Online
Payment taken: 17/10/18
Biometrics Enrolled : 20/10/18
Documents received by UKVI: 26/10/18
Acknowledgement Received:
Additional Documents Requested on (if any):
Date of Decision:
Decision of Application:
Documents Received on:
BRP Card Received on:

Total time taken:

Visa expiring on 28 Oct 2018.

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Re: **NEW** FLR(M) - TIMELINES ONLY

Post by jschadha82 » Tue Nov 06, 2018 4:02 pm

Application Type : FLR(M) - First extension for 30 months.
Application Submitted on: 07/09/18
Postal or In Person Application: Postal
Documents received by UKVI: 10/09/18
Payment taken: 11/09/18
Acknowledgement Received on (for postal app): 17/09/18 (Dated 14/09/18)
Biometric Letter Received (for postal app): 11/10/18
Biometrics Enrolled on (for postal app): 12/10/18
Additional Documents Requested on 20/10/18 : Some HMRC documents were requested again. All the documents were posted earlier with the original application.
Documents sent to UKVI via special delivery on 23/10/18
Documents received at Home office: 24/10/18
Date of Decision: 26/10/18
Decision of Application: Approved
Documents Received on: 01/11/18
BRP Card Received on: 01/11/18

Total time taken: 54 days from start to finish

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Re: **NEW** FLR(M) - TIMELINES ONLY

Post by Itsaisha » Sat Nov 10, 2018 8:17 pm

Application Type : FLR(M)
Application Submitted on: 06/10/18 (Online)
Postal or In Person Application: Postal
Document sent on: 18/10/18
Biometrics Enrolled : 18/10/18
Documents received by UKVI: 19/10/18
Acknowledgement letter received: 05/11/18
Date of Decision: 08/11/18
Decision of Application: APPROVED
Documents Received on: 09/11/18
BRP Card Received on: Waiting

It’s quite quick!

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