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by harrisl
Tue Mar 05, 2019 8:50 pm
Forum: UK Tier 2 (Employer Sponsored) visas
Topic: UKVI contact centre incorrect info: Tier 5 YMV to Tier 2 dependent in country
Replies: 4
Views: 196
Australia

UKVI contact centre incorrect info: Tier 5 YMV to Tier 2 dependent in country

Hi, I thought I'd post here about our experience applying for this visa which was recently approved after 11 weeks. We applied online, in country for the following application. After not receiving a decision within the 8 week timeframe, we escalated through UKVI contact centre. The contact centre re...
by harrisl
Tue Mar 05, 2019 8:39 pm
Forum: UK Tier 2 (Employer Sponsored) visas
Topic: In-country Tier 2 application timelines
Replies: 1968
Views: 413812
Australia

Re: In-country Tier 2 application timelines

1. Type of application: Switching using new UVKAS (regular service, not priority) 2. If switching, category changing (switching) from Tier 5 (YMSV) to Tier 2 (Dependent) 3. Date of expiry of current leave: 26 May 2019 4. Number of dependants applying at same time: NA 5. Date application posted: 14 D...
by harrisl
Wed Feb 27, 2019 1:58 pm
Forum: UK Tier 2 (Employer Sponsored) visas
Topic: UKVI contact centre incorrect info: Tier 5 YMV to Tier 2 dependent in country
Replies: 4
Views: 196
Australia

Re: Advice after escalating multiple times

Those do not really address the question, they are mostly people who received theirs within the 8 week time-frame.
I wanted to know what other mechanisms, if any, you can employ to escalate the situation or get specific reasons why your application has been delayed.
by harrisl
Tue Feb 26, 2019 7:30 pm
Forum: UK Tier 2 (Employer Sponsored) visas
Topic: UKVI contact centre incorrect info: Tier 5 YMV to Tier 2 dependent in country
Replies: 4
Views: 196
Australia

Advice after escalating multiple times

Hello, My wife's application to become a dependent on my Tier 2 visa has exceeded 8 weeks (9 weeks, 5 days). We have escalated twice to through the call centre. After the first time we had the following response: "Dear Ms **** Thank you for contacting UKVI Contact Centre. Our records show your appli...
by harrisl
Wed Feb 20, 2019 7:46 pm
Forum: UK Tier 2 (Employer Sponsored) visas
Topic: Tier 2 > 8 week processing time
Replies: 1
Views: 193
Australia

Tier 2 > 8 week processing time

Hi,
Are there many others currently that had their Tier 2 (dependent application in my case) exceed service standard of 8 weeks?

Kind regards,
Lachlan
by harrisl
Wed Feb 20, 2019 6:05 pm
Forum: UK Tier 2 (Employer Sponsored) visas
Topic: In-country Tier 2 application timelines
Replies: 1968
Views: 413812
Australia

Re: In-country Tier 2 application timelines

1. Type of application: (Switching / Extending) Switching using new UVKAS (regular service, not priority) 2. If switching, category changing (switching) from Tier 5 (YMSV) to Tier 2 (Dependent) 3. Date of expiry of current leave: 26 May 2019 4. Number of dependants applying at same time: NA 5. Date ...
by harrisl
Wed Feb 20, 2019 5:54 pm
Forum: UK Tier 2 (Employer Sponsored) visas
Topic: no Acknowledgment email or no update after biometric
Replies: 144
Views: 3468
Australia

Re: no Acknowledgment email or no update after biometric

Hi Ariff
Have you received yours yet? Still waiting, its been 8 weeks, 6 days..?
by harrisl
Sun Feb 17, 2019 7:28 pm
Forum: UK Tier 2 (Employer Sponsored) visas
Topic: no Acknowledgment email or no update after biometric
Replies: 144
Views: 3468
Australia

Re: no Acknowledgment email or no update after biometric

Congrats Raj. Thanks for your help so far.

Still waiting on ours but your news make me hope ours will come soon.
by harrisl
Thu Feb 14, 2019 5:23 pm
Forum: UK Tier 2 (Employer Sponsored) visas
Topic: no Acknowledgment email or no update after biometric
Replies: 144
Views: 3468
Australia

Re: no Acknowledgment email or no update after biometric

Our 8-weeks is up so I called the help centre today. We got a response by email saying Our records show your application has not yet been completed. We are unable to advise when a decision will be made but you will be notified in writing once made. Until such time, we are unable to assist further. W...
by harrisl
Mon Feb 11, 2019 2:37 pm
Forum: UK Tier 2 (Employer Sponsored) visas
Topic: no Acknowledgment email or no update after biometric
Replies: 144
Views: 3468
Australia

Re: no Acknowledgment email or no update after biometric

Hello All, To give you an update, we are 7 weeks, 4 days from Biometrics for my Wife (Tier 5 to Tier 2 dependent switch). Still no decision email etc. I am planning to call on Thursday once the 8 weeks are up to try and escalate things. Thank you for providing details on your cases, it is reassurin...
by harrisl
Mon Feb 11, 2019 1:34 pm
Forum: UK Tier 2 (Employer Sponsored) visas
Topic: no Acknowledgment email or no update after biometric
Replies: 144
Views: 3468
Australia

Re: no Acknowledgment email or no update after biometric

Hello All, To give you an update, we are 7 weeks, 4 days from Biometrics for my Wife (Tier 5 to Tier 2 dependent switch). Still no decision email etc. I am planning to call on Thursday once the 8 weeks are up to try and escalate things. Thank you for providing details on your cases, it is reassuring...
by harrisl
Mon Jan 14, 2019 9:11 pm
Forum: UK Tier 2 (Employer Sponsored) visas
Topic: no Acknowledgment email or no update after biometric
Replies: 144
Views: 3468
Australia

Re: no Acknowledgment email or no update after biometric

Hi Neilin,

We've had the same experience - though we sent our biometrics from the Croydon centre.

No receipt of delivery.
by harrisl
Mon Jan 14, 2019 8:40 pm
Forum: UK Tier 2 (Employer Sponsored) visas
Topic: New processing centre - receipt of documents -Tier 2 dependent
Replies: 2
Views: 140
Australia

New processing centre - receipt of documents -Tier 2 dependent

Hello, My spouse applied to join my Tier 2 visa as a dependent from a Tier 5 visa. We scanned documents at Croyden processing on Dec 20, 2018 - using standard service. We haven't received any email saying the decision centre/home office has received the documents and are considering the application....
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