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by ijam
Thu May 16, 2019 6:49 pm
Forum: General UK Immigration forum
Topic: Refund of ILR fees
Replies: 10
Views: 2571
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Re: Refund of ILR fees

Hi,
An update for benefit of others. After writing a detailed letter to HO quoting the rules, I have now received the refund for other child as well. Thank you all who helped.
by ijam
Wed Apr 10, 2019 2:04 pm
Forum: General UK Immigration forum
Topic: Refund of ILR fees
Replies: 10
Views: 2571
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Re: Refund of ILR fees

This is where I send the letter. Mention the subject on top of the envelop :

Home Office & Immigration,
Level 4
Vulcan House Steel,
PO Box 3468
Sheffield,
S3 8WA
by ijam
Tue Apr 09, 2019 5:05 pm
Forum: General UK Immigration forum
Topic: Refund of ILR fees
Replies: 10
Views: 2571
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Re: Refund of ILR fees

Update: The applications have been withdrawn now. Full refund has been provided for 1 kid and no refund yet for another kid. We are following up with HO.
by ijam
Mon Mar 25, 2019 3:08 pm
Forum: General UK Immigration forum
Topic: Refund of ILR fees
Replies: 10
Views: 2571
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Re: Refund of ILR fees

Posting for benefit of others: I called the helpline and asked for the details for withdrawing the ILR Appln and the refund of fees. The lady on the phone said I need to write a letter to the Sheffield Home office address and request for withdrawal. Regarding refunds she said she cannot comment upon...
by ijam
Fri Mar 22, 2019 7:54 pm
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: Naturalisation Reconsideration approved - Refund amount less than paid?
Replies: 8
Views: 1413
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Re: Naturalisation Reconsideration approved - Refund amount less than paid?

Hi,
My apologies for tagging myself over here. Can you please let me know the process for applying for the refund, whom to contact etc.?
by ijam
Thu Mar 21, 2019 8:40 pm
Forum: General UK Immigration forum
Topic: Refund of ILR fees
Replies: 10
Views: 2571
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Re: Refund of ILR fees

Thanks.
by ijam
Thu Mar 21, 2019 12:45 pm
Forum: General UK Immigration forum
Topic: Refund of ILR fees
Replies: 10
Views: 2571
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Re: Refund of ILR fees

Well I agree but we had applied for naturalisation registration of the kids without them having an ILR and this decision is discretionary. And as the current visa end date was approaching, we couldn't risk. That was the reason for applying for ILR. Any answer on the refund?
by ijam
Thu Mar 21, 2019 12:32 pm
Forum: General UK Immigration forum
Topic: Refund of ILR fees
Replies: 10
Views: 2571
Mood:

Refund of ILR fees

Hi All: My case: I am a British citizen of non-EEA origin. My wife got her ILR in the month of Dec, 2018. Thereafter we applied for the naturalisation on 16 Jan, 2019 for my wife and 2 minor kids (non-ILR). The kids current PBS dependent visa had expiry date of 31 Mar, 2019. We have received the app...
by ijam
Fri Mar 08, 2019 9:15 am
Forum: Indefinite Leave to Remain
Topic: 180 days absence rule (and) ILR for Tier2 Dependants:
Replies: 23
Views: 1736
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Re: 180 days absence rule (and) ILR for Tier2 Dependants:

Thats exactly what we did. All the best.
by ijam
Thu Mar 07, 2019 3:31 pm
Forum: Indefinite Leave to Remain
Topic: 180 days absence rule (and) ILR for Tier2 Dependants:
Replies: 23
Views: 1736
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Re: 180 days absence rule (and) ILR for Tier2 Dependants:

I was a foreign national on Tier 2 general visa earlier. We put her actual entry date in the UK.
by ijam
Thu Mar 07, 2019 1:06 pm
Forum: Indefinite Leave to Remain
Topic: 180 days absence rule (and) ILR for Tier2 Dependants:
Replies: 23
Views: 1736
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Re: 180 days absence rule (and) ILR for Tier2 Dependants:

My case may help you:
Me a British passport holder. My wife and kids had the Tier 2 general dependent visa stamped in October 2013. But they arrived in the UK in Aug, 2014.
We applied for my wife's ILR in December, 2018 successfully. Her extension for Tier 2 general was valid till Mar, 31 2019.
by ijam
Tue Nov 20, 2018 9:48 am
Forum: Indefinite Leave to Remain
Topic: PBS dependent ILR qualification period query
Replies: 2
Views: 106
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Re: PBS dependent ILR qualification period query

Thanks for the reply. Is it that the first part is for main applicant and the second part for dependants clearly mentions before 11 Jan, 2018 the Absence criteria won't apply to the dependants. Anyways we are planning to apply ILR initially only for my wife just to minimise the monetary risk. In the...
by ijam
Mon Nov 19, 2018 10:57 pm
Forum: Indefinite Leave to Remain
Topic: PBS dependent ILR qualification period query
Replies: 2
Views: 106
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PBS dependent ILR qualification period query

Hello Experts, First of all a big thank you for all the experts on this forum for helping people like me. My situation: I received my British citizenship in Oct, 2018. In 2017 I got my ILR on a Tier 2 General 5 years residence route. My family members, wife and 2 minor kids situation: First visa sta...
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