ESC

Click the "allow" button if you want to receive important news and updates from immigrationboards.com


Immigrationboards.com: Immigration, work visa and work permit discussion board

Welcome to immigrationboards.com!

Login Register Do not show

Search found 28 matches

by Greatexpat
Sat Aug 06, 2022 12:53 am
Forum: Other countries
Topic: Overseas Citizenship of India (OCI)
Replies: 5323
Views: 1340905
India

Re: Overseas Citizenship of India (OCI)

<Please let me know if I am better off posting this somewhere else> Hi all, I am looking to apply for the OCI at some point this month(Aug) and have queries. I am looking to change house next month (Sep) but I haven’t found a house yet and hence I do not know if my address will change next month and...
by Greatexpat
Sat Aug 06, 2022 12:11 am
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: British Passport application processing timelines (only)
Replies: 8898
Views: 1522544
India

Re: British Passport application processing timelines (only)

Type: First British Adult Passport post naturalisation Mode: Online Application submitted 28 June 2022 Ask someone to confirm your identity 28 June 2022 Email sent to person confirming your identity on 28 June 2022 Identity details submitted to HO on 29 June 2022 Document sent on 29 June 2022 Docume...
by Greatexpat
Tue Jun 21, 2022 10:39 pm
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: Naturalisation application processing timelines (only)
Replies: 13311
Views: 3284243
India

Re: Naturalisation application processing timelines (only)

Application Timeline Eligibility criteria: T2 5 yr + 1yr ILR Nationality: Non-EU Method of application: Online Date of application: 24 April 2022 Date of debit of fees: 24 April 2022 UKVI IDV APP invitation: 29 April 2022 (Not used) Submission of Documents and Biometrics via APPOINTMENT: 5th May 202...
by Greatexpat
Tue Jun 21, 2022 10:32 pm
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: Declaration of Parking Charge Notice (Private) on Naturalisation application
Replies: 4
Views: 833
India

Re: Declaration of Parking Charge Notice (Private) on Naturalisation application

I have got my result and it was approved. :D I didn't mention the Parking Charge Notice.

Ticktack- Thanks for your response. You might be correct here.
by Greatexpat
Thu Jun 09, 2022 1:55 pm
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: Declaration of Parking Charge Notice (Private) on Naturalisation application
Replies: 4
Views: 833
India

Re: Declaration of Parking Charge Notice (Private) on Naturalisation application

You can search for "PCN." Advice from respected gurus tends to vary between "no need to declare" and "declare it for peace of mind but it will not affect your application unless there is a a pattern of behaviour." As you know, they do not even bother to check who was the actual driver was in the ca...
by Greatexpat
Mon Feb 14, 2022 10:05 am
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: Declaration of Parking Charge Notice (Private) on Naturalisation application
Replies: 4
Views: 833
India

Declaration of Parking Charge Notice (Private) on Naturalisation application

Hi all, I am looking to apply for my naturalisation/ citizenship application as I am eligible. Recently, I received a Parking Charge Notice letter in my name from UK Car Park Management for parking in a private space dated 20 Jan 2022. It is in my name because I am the registered keeper but the park...
by Greatexpat
Thu Sep 23, 2021 4:07 pm
Forum: Skilled Worker Visas (UK Employer Sponsored)
Topic: In-country Tier 2 application timelines
Replies: 2389
Views: 604388
India

Re: In-country Tier 2 application timelines

1. Type of application: Tier 2 PBS Dependent (Extension) 2. If switching, category changing (switching) from N/A 3. Date of expiry of current leave: 23/08/2021 4. Date application posted: 26/07/2021 (Priority) 5. Date payment debited: 26/07/2021 6. Payment mode : Online 7. Acknowledgement letter re...
by Greatexpat
Thu Sep 23, 2021 4:03 pm
Forum: Skilled Worker Visas (UK Employer Sponsored)
Topic: BRP not Received
Replies: 263
Views: 39439
India

Re: BRP not Received

Hi all, I am in a similar situation with my wife's visa as well. It got approved on the 30/08/2021 and after 10 working days I filled in the BRP not received form and got the automated 40 days email. Yesterday 14/09/2021 got email from BRP delivery team that it has been assigned to case worker for ...
by Greatexpat
Thu Sep 23, 2021 4:02 pm
Forum: Skilled Worker Visas (UK Employer Sponsored)
Topic: BRP not Received
Replies: 263
Views: 39439
India

Re: BRP not Received

Hi all, I am in a similar situation with my wife's visa as well. It got approved on the 30/08/2021 and after 10 working days I filled in the BRP not received form and got the automated 40 days email. Yesterday 14/09/2021 got email from BRP delivery team that it has been assigned to case worker for ...
by Greatexpat
Tue Sep 14, 2021 11:32 pm
Forum: Skilled Worker Visas (UK Employer Sponsored)
Topic: BRP not Received
Replies: 263
Views: 39439
India

Re: BRP not Received

Hi all, I am in a similar situation with my wife's visa as well. It got approved on the 30/08/2021 and after 10 working days I filled in the BRP not received form and got the automated 40 days email. Yesterday 14/09/2021 got email from BRP delivery team that it has been assigned to case worker for r...
by Greatexpat
Tue Sep 14, 2021 11:10 pm
Forum: Skilled Worker Visas (UK Employer Sponsored)
Topic: In-country Tier 2 application timelines
Replies: 2389
Views: 604388
India

Re: In-country Tier 2 application timelines

1. Type of application: Tier 2 PBS Dependent (Extension) 2. If switching, category changing (switching) from N/A 3. Date of expiry of current leave: 23/08/2021 4. Date application posted: 26/07/2021 (Priority) 5. Date payment debited: 26/07/2021 6. Payment mode : Online 7. Acknowledgement letter rec...
by Greatexpat
Tue Jul 27, 2021 3:25 pm
Forum: Skilled Worker Visas (UK Employer Sponsored)
Topic: PBS dependent extension after Tier 2 spouse got ILR
Replies: 4
Views: 975
India

Re: PBS dependent extension after Tier 2 spouse got ILR

Thank you again CR001 for your prompt and clear answers. We have 2 approval letters from 06 Feb 2019 and 15 Mar 2019 corresponding to 2 entry vignettes with the same 2 dates for each approval letter. The vignette sticker from Feb was cancelled and the second one issued as by the time the passport wa...
by Greatexpat
Tue Jul 27, 2021 9:15 am
Forum: Skilled Worker Visas (UK Employer Sponsored)
Topic: PBS dependent extension after Tier 2 spouse got ILR
Replies: 4
Views: 975
India

Re: PBS dependent extension after Tier 2 spouse got ILR

Thank you so much CR001. Really appreciate your help. I also have the following queries while filling in the PBS dependent application form for extension and would really appreciate if someone can answer the following or some/any of the following as best as they can- 6) There is question in form- 'W...
by Greatexpat
Wed Jun 09, 2021 4:25 pm
Forum: Skilled Worker Visas (UK Employer Sponsored)
Topic: PBS dependent extension after Tier 2 spouse got ILR
Replies: 4
Views: 975
India

PBS dependent extension after Tier 2 spouse got ILR

Hi all, I have got my ILR in October 2020 after being on Tier 2 for 5 years. My wife joined me in UK on Tier 2 dependent visa in March 2018 and her visa is valid till the 23-08-2020. I want to get an extension for her for another 3 years so that she gets eligible for ILR and with extra time to spare...
by Greatexpat
Sun Oct 18, 2020 8:39 am
Forum: Indefinite Leave to Remain
Topic: ILR TIMELINES- SET(O) SET(F) SET(M) (not Set(LR) PLS)
Replies: 3070
Views: 949023
India

Re: ILR TIMELINES- SET(O) SET(F) SET(M) (not Set(LR) PLS)

Applied for ILR Route : Set (O) - Tier 2 General 5 years Date application sent : 14/09/2020 Type of application : Standard application (priority not available) Payment debited: 15/09/2020 Documents uploaded : 15/09/2020 Email re biometric reuse / IDV app: 23/09/2020 Access granted to IDV app: 23/09/...
by Greatexpat
Sat Sep 26, 2020 9:55 pm
Forum: Indefinite Leave to Remain
Topic: Set(O) Tier 2 to ILR queries-need quick response
Replies: 2
Views: 276
India

Re: Set(O) Tier 2 to ILR queries-need quick response

Thank you so much Zimba. :D
by Greatexpat
Fri Sep 25, 2020 12:12 am
Forum: Indefinite Leave to Remain
Topic: Set(O) Tier 2 to ILR queries-need quick response
Replies: 2
Views: 276
India

Set(O) Tier 2 to ILR queries-need quick response

Hi gurus/experts her, I have applied for Set(O) ILR after being on 5 years on Tier 2 general visa. I have few questions before I submit my IDV app docs. 1) I had a name change about 15 years before I came to UK. I have not used that name since but I have mentioned it as part of the application (were...
by Greatexpat
Wed Mar 06, 2019 5:52 pm
Forum: Skilled Worker Visas (UK Employer Sponsored)
Topic: Tier 2 admin review success but passport not received
Replies: 21
Views: 1834
India

Re: Tier 2 admin review success but passport not received

Hi gbptier1general, Thanks for your reply. My wife went to the Pune centre yesterday and received a call just before reaching that the passport has been received. But when she got the passport yesterday , the visa expiry date was 5 March. There was no way she could make it to UK on the same day and ...
by Greatexpat
Fri Mar 01, 2019 1:08 pm
Forum: Skilled Worker Visas (UK Employer Sponsored)
Topic: Tier 2 admin review success but passport not received
Replies: 21
Views: 1834
India

Re: Tier 2 admin review success but passport not received

Hi gbptier1general,

Thanks for your reply.
The VFS is in Pune, India.
My wife went there last week with all the communication. They did not let her in but someone came out to say that they have got nothing for her.
by Greatexpat
Thu Feb 28, 2019 9:41 am
Forum: Skilled Worker Visas (UK Employer Sponsored)
Topic: Tier 2 admin review success but passport not received
Replies: 21
Views: 1834
India

Re: Tier 2 admin review success but passport not received

Hi gbptier1general, Thanks for your reply. I cant find any number for the UK VFS offices in India. The only contact available is for the paid service UKVI customer support which give template replies and are of not much use. They escalate the issue and ask to wait for 15 working days. After you get ...
by Greatexpat
Fri Feb 15, 2019 4:33 pm
Forum: Skilled Worker Visas (UK Employer Sponsored)
Topic: Tier 2 admin review success but passport not received
Replies: 21
Views: 1834
India

Re: Tier 2 admin review success but passport not received

Please let me know if any one on this forum can help me with any details on the previous post.
Any help will be appreciated.
by Greatexpat
Wed Feb 13, 2019 11:04 pm
Forum: Skilled Worker Visas (UK Employer Sponsored)
Topic: Tier 2 admin review success but passport not received
Replies: 21
Views: 1834
India

Re: Tier 2 admin review success but passport not received

Dear experts on this site, Any help to my queries is humbly appreciated. After chasing constantly through my never ending nightmare of this admin process including contacting the MP. We got a response saying- ' A decision on your application was made on the 3rd February, 2019. Visa Application Centr...
by Greatexpat
Fri Feb 01, 2019 11:30 am
Forum: Skilled Worker Visas (UK Employer Sponsored)
Topic: Tier 2 admin review success but passport not received
Replies: 21
Views: 1834
India

Re: Tier 2 admin review success but passport not received

Hi Arrif21, Thanks for reply and help I know this sounds like a silly question but did he receive any information to collect the passport at visa centre or did he just go to the visa centre and tried his luck. The reason I am asking is because there has been a severe lack of communication so far and...
by Greatexpat
Thu Jan 31, 2019 6:17 pm
Forum: Skilled Worker Visas (UK Employer Sponsored)
Topic: Tier 2 admin review success but passport not received
Replies: 21
Views: 1834
India

Re: Tier 2 admin review success but passport not received

Hi Arrif21, Thanks for reply. Please see the below dates which make more sense. -applied for tier 2 dependent on 15 Nov 2018 -submitted passport and docs on 20 Nov 2018 -visa refusal on 10 December 2018 with passport returned -applied for admin review on 18 December 2018 -refusal overturned decision...
by Greatexpat
Thu Jan 31, 2019 3:17 am
Forum: Skilled Worker Visas (UK Employer Sponsored)
Topic: Tier 2 admin review success but passport not received
Replies: 21
Views: 1834
India

Re: Tier 2 admin review success but passport not received

Hi, Please let me know if anyone has any information or experience of a similar situation as my query. I don't even know if the passport has been received and accepted by the visa processing centre as there is no update. We have sent an email to the IHS email address as requested after the visa was ...
cron