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Re: Spouse Visa Applications - PAKISTAN TIMELINES ONLY

Post by Purina » Fri Mar 22, 2019 6:31 am

Date of online application: 17/12/2018
Bio metrics: 24/12/2018
Type of application: Non priority (Islamabad)
Documents submit to Sheffield 03/01/2019
Date documents received at Sheffield : n/a
Date documents received back from Sheffield: 23/01/2019
Email:20-02-2019 I received an email your application has been received by the decision makers and is now in process

Employer contacted: N/A
Sponsor contacted: N/A
Email recieved asking for additional documents : 01/03/2019
Responded to email: 04/03/2019
Email received for passport collection: 13/03/2019
Passport collected: 14/03/2019
Visa outcome:visa granted

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Re: Spouse Visa Applications - PAKISTAN TIMELINES ONLY

Post by mrajmani121 » Fri Mar 22, 2019 7:27 pm

mrajmani121 wrote:
Thu Mar 14, 2019 5:19 am
Application Category: Settlement Spouse
Priority level: Priority Visa
Application Submitted Online: 01/03/19
Biometrics & Passport Submission: Islamabad, Pakistan
Biometrics taken: 14/03/19
Supporting Documents Sent To Sheffield: 14/03/19
Supporting Documents Received At Sheffield:
Documents received back from Sheffield:
Email confirmation from UKIV:
Sponsor Contacted By UKVI :
Update :
Documents received back from Sheffield: 22/ 03 /2019

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Re: Spouse Visa Applications - PAKISTAN TIMELINES ONLY

Post by Rockinglove » Mon Mar 25, 2019 10:09 am

Date of online application: 18-01-2019
Bio metrics: 23-01-2019
Type of application: Non priority (Lahore)
Documents submit to Sheffield 30-01-2019
Date documents received at Sheffield : 1/02/2019
Date documents received back from Sheffield: 8/03/2019
Email:20-02-2019 I received an email your application has been received by the decision makers and is now in process

Employer contacted: N/A
Sponsor contacted: N/A
Email received for passport collection: N/A
Passport collected: N/A
Visa outcome:
Still waiting 44 working days :cry:

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Post by Sab1821 » Tue Mar 26, 2019 7:10 am

Priority Visa -Husband Settlement
Islamabad
Online submitted: 18th Feb
Biometric- 25th Feb
Documents - 25th Feb
Documents Received- 26th Feb
Documents Returned: 5th March
Email saying in process: 11th March
Call: N/A
Collection Txt & Email: 26th March
Collected:26th March
Decisions: Visa Granted- Alhumdulliah

This was my second application first one got refused due to wrong ILETS submission which was also priority. Regardless of first refusal I got the decision within 30 days!

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Re: Spouse Visa Applications - PAKISTAN TIMELINES ONLY

Post by mrajmani121 » Thu Mar 28, 2019 11:46 am

mrajmani121 wrote:
Fri Mar 22, 2019 7:27 pm
mrajmani121 wrote:
Thu Mar 14, 2019 5:19 am
Application Category: Settlement Spouse
Priority level: Priority Visa
Application Submitted Online: 01/03/19
Biometrics & Passport Submission: Islamabad, Pakistan
Biometrics taken: 14/03/19
Supporting Documents Sent To Sheffield: 14/03/19
Supporting Documents Received At Sheffield:
Documents received back from Sheffield: 22/ 03 /2019
Email confirmation from UKIV: 28/03/2019
Sponsor Contacted By UKVI :
Update :
Documents received back from Sheffield: 22/ 03 /2019
Update : Email confirmation from UKIV: 28/03/2019

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Re: Spouse Visa Applications - PAKISTAN TIMELINES ONLY

Post by Saima nisar » Fri Mar 29, 2019 7:21 pm

[quote="Saima nisar" post_id=1744186 time=1550504836 user_id=211602]
[quote="Saima nisar" post_id=1736871 time=1549057615 user_id=211602]
Spouse visa non priority (wife)
Online application submission= 7th january 2019

Biometric and passport submission at gerry's islamabad= 25th january 2019

Documents sent to sheffield= 1st feb 2019
Documents back from sheffield= 8th feb 2019
Email, your online application has been received from uk decision making centre n currently with ECO = 18th feb 2019
Passport is ready for collection = 29th march 2019

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Re: Spouse Visa Applications - PAKISTAN TIMELINES ONLY

Post by Casa » Fri Mar 29, 2019 8:11 pm

Will ALL members please respect that this is a TIMELINE THREAD ONLY. Any question posts or discussions have been and will continue to 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 Saima nisar » Sat Mar 30, 2019 4:49 pm

[quote="Saima nisar" post_id=1762085 time=1553887303 user_id=211602]
[quote="Saima nisar" post_id=1744186 time=1550504836 user_id=211602]
[quote="Saima nisar" post_id=1736871 time=1549057615 user_id=211602]
Spouse visa non priority (wife)
Online application submission= 7th january 2019

Biometric and passport submission at gerry's islamabad= 25th january 2019

Documents sent to sheffield= 1st feb 2019
Documents back from sheffield= 8th feb 2019
Email, your online application has been received from uk decision making centre n currently with ECO = 18th feb 2019
Passport is ready for collection = 29th march 2019
Collection made=30th march 2019
VISA GRANTED !!!ALHUMDULILLAH

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Re: Spouse Visa Applications - PAKISTAN TIMELINES ONLY

Post by ali4777 » Mon Apr 01, 2019 5:21 am

Priority Visa -Wife Settlement
Lahore
Online submitted: 28th March 2019
Biometric- 04th April 2019
Documents -
Documents Received-
Documents Returned:
Email saying in process:
Call:
Collection Txt & Email:
Collected:
Decisions:

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Re: Spouse Visa Applications - PAKISTAN TIMELINES ONLY

Post by shaiderrn » Tue Apr 02, 2019 12:19 am

shaiderrn wrote:
Wed Mar 13, 2019 11:17 pm
shaiderrn wrote:
Wed Feb 20, 2019 6:16 pm
shaiderrn wrote:
Sun Jan 06, 2019 12:08 am

Date of online application: 14-12-2018

Bio metrics: 19-12-2018

Type of application: Non priority (Karachi)

Documents submit to Sheffield 28-12-2018

Date documents received at Sheffield : 02-1-2019

Email : Your online application has been received at the UK Decision Making Centre. Your application is currently being prepared for consideration by an Entry Clearance Officer. 19 - 1 - 2019

Date documents received back from Sheffield: 23 - 1 - 2019

Email sent to UKVI on 16 - 2 - 2019 , they replied the application is awaiting decision

Email Received from Home office on 28 - 2 - 2019 asking for additional document ( Previous Employer Letter )

Document sent via email : 1 - 3 - 2019

Employer contacted: not yet

Sponsor contacted: not yet

Email sent to UKVI 12 - 3 - 2019 after 60 working days completed

Email received from UKVI 13 - 3 - 2019 saying decision has been made and you should receive a call from visa service centre for passport collection, and they cannot disclose the outcome on email.

Call to UKVI 20 - 3 - 2019 and they said decision has been made but they are escalating as why no notification issued


Email received for passport collection: 1 / 4 / 2019 ---- no April fool thankfully :D
Passport collected: 1 / 4 / 2019
Visa outcome: VISA GRANTED .....

FROM 3/4/2019 - 3/5/2019

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Re: Spouse Visa Applications - PAKISTAN TIMELINES ONLY

Post by Arfanm » Tue Apr 02, 2019 5:35 am

Settlement Spouse Visa: Non Priority
Online Application Submitted: 16th February 2019
Biometrics Submitted at Mirpur: 27th February 2019
Documents Received at Sheffield: 4th March 2019
Documents Received back: 9th March 2019
Working days from Online Application: 32 days
Working days from Documents received: 22 days
Still waiting on reply

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Re: Spouse Visa Applications - PAKISTAN TIMELINES ONLY

Post by Rockinglove » Wed Apr 03, 2019 9:01 am

Date of online application: 18-01-2019
Bio metrics: 23-01-2019
Type of application: Non priority (Lahore)
Documents submit to Sheffield 30-01-2019
Date documents received at Sheffield : 1/02/2019
Date documents received back from Sheffield: 8/03/2019
Email:20-02-2019 I received an email your application has been received by the decision makers and is now in process

Employer contacted: N/A
Sponsor contacted: N/A
Email received for passport collection: N/A
Passport collected: N/A
Visa outcome:
Still waiting 51 working days :cry:

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Re: Spouse Visa Applications - PAKISTAN TIMELINES ONLY

Post by nabeelk123 » Wed Apr 03, 2019 12:00 pm

Spouse Settlement Visa - Non-priority
Online application started - 07/02/19
Online application submitted - 22/02/19
Visa application fee and IHS fee paid - 22/02/19
Biometric appointment - Lahore - 11/03/19
Supporting documents sent to Sheffield - 21/03/19
Supporting documents received in Sheffield - 22/03/19
Supporting documents received back from Sheffield - 03/04/19

Email confirmation - ?
Call to sponsor - ?
Passport collection email - ?
Visa outcome -
Visa travel period -

Proposed travel date - 04/05/19
Total working days for UK spouse visa -

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Re: Spouse Visa Applications - PAKISTAN TIMELINES ONLY

Post by maliksabi » Thu Apr 04, 2019 10:09 am

Application Category: Settlement
Priority level: Priority
Application Submitted Online: 01/03/19
Biometrics & Passport Submission: Iahore, Pakistan
Biometrics taken: 07/03/19
Supporting Documents Sent To Sheffield: 12/03/19
Supporting Documents Received At Sheffield: 13/03/19
Documents received back from Sheffield: 01/04/19
Email confirmation from UKIV: 22/03/2019 entry clearance officer for consideration.
Sponsor Contacted By UKVI : N/A
Employer Contacted By UKVI : N/A

Mail for collection: :
Contacted For Collection:
Collection Made: :
Visa Granted :
waiting for positive response. :!:

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Post by Jdhussain7 » Sat Apr 06, 2019 12:10 am

Wife and son visa online application 18 jan 2019
Biometric 23 jan 2019 Islamabad non priority
Documents sent to Sheffield 31 jan 2019
Documents returned 12 feb 2019
Eco email received 15 feb 2019
IHS charges email received 3 April 2019
Is this positive sign?
No call to sponsor or employer
Can they still call?
Anyone else has this IHS charges issue?

53 working day

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Post by Rockinglove » Mon Apr 08, 2019 4:34 pm

Date of online application: 18-01-2019
Bio metrics: 23-01-2019
Type of application: Non priority (Lahore)
Documents submit to Sheffield 30-01-2019
Date documents received at Sheffield : 1/02/2019
Date documents received back from Sheffield: 8/03/2019
Email:20-02-2019 I received an email your application has been received by the decision makers and is now in process

Employer contacted: N/A
Sponsor contacted: N/A
Email received for passport collection: N/A
Passport collected: N/A
Visa outcome:
Still waiting ....54 working days past sick & worry please do dua 😪:cry:

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Post by Ukhtii » Mon Apr 08, 2019 9:42 pm

Date of online application: 29-01-2019
Bio metrics: 11-02-2019
Type of application: Non priority (ISB)
Documents submit to Sheffield: 13-02-19
Date documents received at Sheffield:14-02-19
Date documents received back from Sheffield: 19-02-19
Email: 13-03-19 received an email from the Sheffield office stating that application is being prepared for consideration by an ECO
Employer contacted: N/A
Sponsor contacted: N/A
Email received for passport collection: N/A
Passport collected: N/A
Visa outcome: N/A
.... 40 Working days past biometric 😓 need your duas 🤲🏻...

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Post by Ukhtii » Tue Apr 09, 2019 2:31 pm

Ukhtii wrote:
Mon Apr 08, 2019 9:42 pm
Date of online application: 29-01-2019
Bio metrics: 11-02-2019
Type of application: Non priority (ISB)
Documents submit to Sheffield: 13-02-19
Date documents received at Sheffield:14-02-19
Date documents received back from Sheffield: 19-02-19
Email: 13-03-19 received an email from the Sheffield office stating that application is being prepared for consideration by an ECO
Employer contacted: N/A
Sponsor contacted: N/A
Email received for passport collection: N/A
Passport collected: N/A
Visa outcome: N/A
.... 40 Working days past biometric 😓 need your duas 🤲🏻...
Sponsor contacted: N/A
Spouse contacted: Got a phone call from an immigration officer, spouse interviewed.

41 Working days ... please do Dua 🙏🏼

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Post by CR001 » Tue Apr 09, 2019 7:12 pm

Will ALL members please respect that this is a TIMELINE THREAD ONLY. Any question posts or discussions have been and will continue to be removed.
Char (CR001 not Casa)
In life you cannot press the Backspace button!!
Please DO NOT send me a PM for immigration advice. I reserve the right to ignore the PM and not respond.

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Post by maliksabi » Wed Apr 10, 2019 8:51 pm

Final update
Application Category: Settlement
Priority level: Priority (wife)
Application Submitted Online: 01/03/19
Biometrics & Passport Submission: Iahore, Pakistan
Biometrics taken: 07/03/19
Supporting Documents Sent To Sheffield: 12/03/19
Supporting Documents Received At Sheffield: 13/03/19
Documents received back from Sheffield: 01/04/19
Email confirmation from UKIV: 22/03/2019 entry clearance officer for consideration.
Sponsor Contacted By UKVI : N/A
Employer Contacted By UKVI : N/A

Mail for collection: :N/A
Contacted For Collection:09/04/19
Collection Made: :10/04/19
Visa Granted :Approved Allahmdulilah :)
23 working Days
Thankyou to every member who helped me alot. :D
valid from 08/05/19 to 08/05/19 Allhamdulilah

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Post by Abrar89 » Thu Apr 11, 2019 6:40 am

Application Category: Settlement
Priority level: Non priorty
Application Submitted Online: 14/02/19
Biometrics & Passport Submission: mirpur, Pakistan
Biometrics taken: 25/02/19
Supporting Documents Sent To Sheffield: 30/03/19
Supporting Documents Received At Sheffield: 1/03/19
Documents received back from Sheffield: 24/03/19
Email confirmation from UKIV: 5/04/2019 entry clearance officer for consideration.
Sponsor Contacted By UKVI : N/A
Employer Contacted By UKVI : N/A

Mail for collection: :
Contacted For Collection:
Collection Made: :
Visa Granted :
waiting for positive response. :!:

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Post by ali4777 » Thu Apr 11, 2019 5:44 pm

Priority Visa Settlement
Lahore
Online submitted: 28th March 2019
Biometric- 04th April 2019
Supporting Documents Sent To Sheffield - 05th April 2019
Documents came back advice to scan and Upload 08/04/19
Documents given UK VFS Office(66 Wilson Street, London) for upload: 11/04/2019
Mail confirmation from UKIV:
Sponsor Contacted By UKVI :
Employer Contacted By UKVI :

Mail for collection: :
Contacted For Collection:
Collection Made: :

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Post by mrajmani121 » Fri Apr 12, 2019 5:49 am

mrajmani121 wrote:
Thu Mar 28, 2019 11:46 am
mrajmani121 wrote:
Fri Mar 22, 2019 7:27 pm
mrajmani121 wrote:
Thu Mar 14, 2019 5:19 am
Application Category: Settlement Spouse
Priority level: Priority Visa
Application Submitted Online: 01/03/19
Biometrics & Passport Submission: Islamabad, Pakistan
Biometrics taken: 14/03/19
Supporting Documents Sent To Sheffield: 14/03/19
Supporting Documents Received At Sheffield:
Documents received back from Sheffield: 22/ 03 /2019
Email confirmation from UKIV: 28/03/2019
Sponsor Contacted By UKVI :
Update :
Documents received back from Sheffield: 22/ 03 /2019
Update : Email confirmation from UKIV: 28/03/2019
Mail for collection: :11/04/2019
Collection Made: :12/04/2019

Alhamdulillah its a big yes,

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Re: Spouse Visa Applications - PAKISTAN TIMELINES ONLY

Post by Rockinglove » Fri Apr 12, 2019 11:35 am

Date of online application: 18-01-2019
Bio metrics: 23-01-2019
Type of application: Non priority (Lahore)
Documents submit to Sheffield 30-01-2019
Date documents received at Sheffield : 1/02/2019
Date documents received back from Sheffield: 8/03/2019
Email:20-02-2019 I received an email your application has been received by the decision makers and is now in process

Employer contacted: N/A
Sponsor contacted: N/A
Email received for passport collection: N/A
Passport collected: N/A
Visa outcome:
Still waiting For decision.... 58 working days past . So worried :cry:

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Re: Spouse Visa Applications - PAKISTAN TIMELINES ONLY

Post by Jdhussain7 » Sat Apr 13, 2019 8:44 am

Jdhussain7 wrote:
Sat Apr 06, 2019 12:10 am
Wife and son visa online application 18 jan 2019
Biometric 23 jan 2019 Islamabad non priority
Documents sent to Sheffield 31 jan 2019
Documents returned 12 feb 2019
Eco email received 15 feb 2019
IHS charges email received 3 April 2019
Email from UKba to collect passport 10 April 2019
Collection made visa granted


58 working days

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