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by wassap
Tue Dec 19, 2017 1:31 pm
Forum: Immigration for family members
Topic: FLRM Form questions
Replies: 1
Views: 189

FLRM Form questions

Hi Folks, I hope everyone is well. Im helping a friend apply for Further leave to remain, as his spouse visa is now coming to an end. I have a couple of questions regarding the form, and i thought i would run it by the good peeps here : For the financial requirement, he will be using his and his wif...
by wassap
Sun Oct 16, 2016 6:59 am
Forum: Immigration for family members
Topic: Spouse visa Extension Questions
Replies: 4
Views: 295

FLR after Spouse visa - financial requirement questions!

Hi everybody, I have a question on behalf of a friend. He currently is in the uk on a spouse visa from pakistan, the 33 month visa will expire in 2018. The question is about the financial requirements. Basically the plan is to be earning around 22k and they have a child born in the uk, so is the fin...
by wassap
Sun Oct 16, 2016 6:51 am
Forum: Immigration for family members
Topic: Spouse visa Extension Questions
Replies: 4
Views: 295

Spouse visa Extension Questions

Hi everybody, I have a question on behalf of a friend. He currently is in the uk on a spouse visa from pakistan, the 33 month visa will expire in 2018, but the pakistani passport is due to expire in april 2017, this will be renewed around that time, but how is the visa managed, do you keep the old p...
by wassap
Wed May 20, 2015 8:11 am
Forum: Immigration for family members
Topic: Spousal Visa Application - Pakistan (Timeline Only)
Replies: 25524
Views: 957633

Re: Spousal Visa Application - Pakistan (Timeline Only)

By the grace of allah, my bro in law has been granted his visa. After recieving the email that the documents are ready, he got a call a few hours later, telling him to come and collect the documents today, thankfully it was a positive result :) For info, he applied on Feb 20th (they got married in O...
by wassap
Tue May 19, 2015 7:49 am
Forum: Immigration for family members
Topic: Spousal Visa Application - Pakistan (Timeline Only)
Replies: 25524
Views: 957633

Re: Spousal Visa Application - Pakistan (Timeline Only)

Hi Everyone, Just a quick question, my bro in law applied for spouse visa via mirpur back in Feb 2015. Yesterday he got and email stating as below : "This is an email to confirm that your UK visa application has been processed and will now be returned to the Visa Application Centre for collection. Y...
by wassap
Mon Jul 21, 2014 4:30 pm
Forum: Europe immigration forum
Topic: Schenegen Processing time? Working days or Calender days.
Replies: 2
Views: 181

Schenegen Processing time? Working days or Calender days.

Hi Peeps, Ive recently applied for a schengen visa from Belgium for a few days in Belgium and France, I applied at the VFS handling centre in Manchester. Im just wondering if the processing time is working days or calender days, as the website is a touch unclear.Its been 14 calender days since i app...
by wassap
Fri Jun 27, 2014 9:15 am
Forum: Europe immigration forum
Topic: ILR Holder Applying for Schengen Visa: A few Questions.
Replies: 3
Views: 5228

Re: ILR Holder Applying for Schengen Visa: A few Questions.

I guess for this to apply, you need to apply direct at the embassy?
by wassap
Fri Jun 27, 2014 8:31 am
Forum: Europe immigration forum
Topic: ILR Holder Applying for Schengen Visa: A few Questions.
Replies: 3
Views: 5228

ILR Holder Applying for Schengen Visa: A few Questions.

Hi There, Im the wife of a British national, I hold ILR, but im a pakistani national. I recently applied for a Schengen Visa to France, and it was refused, they claim I did not provide proof of sufficent funds, even though we supplied them with a the last 3 months joint bank statements showing £350,...
by wassap
Sun Oct 13, 2013 9:31 am
Forum: Indefinite Leave to Remain
Topic: SET M APPLICATIONS
Replies: 24
Views: 1342

I used the scs service is nottingham. It took 6 weeks in total. They didnt submit my payslips or p60s as my bank statements showed salary going in etc. I was a bit nervous but it all worked out great. The lady did mention that you shouldnt include too much paperwork as it just cloggs up the officers...
by wassap
Sun Sep 29, 2013 7:16 pm
Forum: Indefinite Leave to Remain
Topic: ILR Success!
Replies: 4
Views: 1012

gm21 wrote:Hi Wassap many congrats for your partner visa, just a quick question, when you used settlement services did they return your spouse orginal passport and BRP back ? or was it just yours original returned.
Hi, yes both our passports were returns, but she was advised not to travel until she got ILR.
by wassap
Tue Sep 24, 2013 9:46 am
Forum: Indefinite Leave to Remain
Topic: set(m) application processing time after bio matric done
Replies: 22
Views: 1928

It took my wife 4 weeks after the biometric was done to receive ILR.
by wassap
Tue Sep 24, 2013 9:31 am
Forum: Indefinite Leave to Remain
Topic: ILR Success!
Replies: 4
Views: 1012

ILR Success!

Hi All, Just wanted to say thanks for all the support/info on this great forum. And thank god, it all went smoothly. My wife received her BRP this morning. Its taken around 6 weeks, which isn't bad as I expected 3 months at least! Nottingham council seemed very experienced, so im glad I used them in...
by wassap
Mon Sep 23, 2013 8:53 am
Forum: Indefinite Leave to Remain
Topic: Any August ILR Applicants?
Replies: 7
Views: 1125

Good news this morning, got a letter from HO stating we will have the BRP sent to us via secure courier in the next 7 working days! Happy days and thank god its been a simple and reasonably quick process, and the £100 spent at the Nottingham SCS service has been well spent imo ! Application submissi...
by wassap
Tue Sep 03, 2013 7:34 pm
Forum: Indefinite Leave to Remain
Topic: Any August ILR Applicants?
Replies: 7
Views: 1125

Here's our updated timeline. Date Applied: 13/08/2013 Date of payment taken: 19/08/2013 Date of the acknowledgement letter: 16/08/13 received 20/08/13 Biometric letter: 27/08/13 received 30/08/13 Biometrics done: 30/08/13 Date of approval: Note on Biometrics: Post Office website is RUBBISH at tryin...
by wassap
Tue Aug 20, 2013 1:36 pm
Forum: Indefinite Leave to Remain
Topic: Any August ILR Applicants?
Replies: 7
Views: 1125

Hi All, We got the acceptance letter yesterday and also the biometrics letter, were going to get the bio's done shortly.

My wife got her spouse visa granted in august 11, and its valid till October 2013, so about 27 months in total.

Keeping fingers crossed it all goes smoothly!
by wassap
Sun Aug 18, 2013 2:33 pm
Forum: Indefinite Leave to Remain
Topic: Any August ILR Applicants?
Replies: 7
Views: 1125

Any August ILR Applicants?

Hi All, Just wondered if there are any August ILR applicants, my wife submitted her SETM form at Nottingham council, using the SCS service on the 9th of August, her 2 years are due to finish on the 20th of August. Just wondering if we can do a tracker thread, ive seen threads for other months and I ...
by wassap
Mon Jul 29, 2013 7:20 am
Forum: Indefinite Leave to Remain
Topic: Documents to prove cohabitation, will these be OK? -ILR SETM
Replies: 3
Views: 558

Any advice please?
by wassap
Sat Jul 27, 2013 8:44 am
Forum: Indefinite Leave to Remain
Topic: Documents to prove cohabitation, will these be OK? -ILR SETM
Replies: 3
Views: 558

Documents to prove cohabitation, will these be OK? -ILR SETM

Hi All, My wifey came over in Aug 2011 as my spouse, im a UK national, and its time to apply for ILR using SETM. Just after some more quick advice, ive got an appointment with Nottingham council for the SCS soon, and im just looking to clarify the following documents will be enough? Wifey entered as...
by wassap
Mon Jul 15, 2013 4:42 pm
Forum: Indefinite Leave to Remain
Topic: Quick Q on ILR Letters/Documents & UK born baby applicat
Replies: 2
Views: 257

Thanks for that. I thought as much, just needed clarification :)
by wassap
Mon Jul 15, 2013 3:45 pm
Forum: Indefinite Leave to Remain
Topic: Quick Q on ILR Letters/Documents & UK born baby applicat
Replies: 2
Views: 257

Quick Q on ILR Letters/Documents & UK born baby applicat

Hi All, Apologies if this question has been asked before. My wife came here nearly 2 years ago so its time to get the wallet open and apply for ILR. The form is pretty clear on the whole and we have no issues in terms of salary slip housing etc. But I need to clarify what documents we need to submit...
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