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by MarksGrace
Wed May 08, 2013 3:13 pm
Forum: EEA-route Applications
Topic: EEA FP for non-eu daughter and mother in law
Replies: 0
Views: 221

EEA FP for non-eu daughter and mother in law

Hi, I got my EEA2 RC last Nov. as an unmarried partner of an EU national, we got married last Feb. I recently went home for a holiday... During our trip my husband and I decided that it would be better for us to have my non-eu daughter (12 y/o) live with us here in the UK. I understand that we can d...
by MarksGrace
Tue Mar 26, 2013 5:32 pm
Forum: Europe immigration forum
Topic: Travel with Residence Card - Success Stories
Replies: 119
Views: 93844

hi I just want to share my experience in using my RC a few times after receiving it... I got my RC last November 2012... as an UNMARRIED PARTNER OF AN EU (IRISH) NATIONAL... First trip is to IRELAND... we were told by the Irish embassy that I needed a tourist visa to go to Ireland and they only acce...
by MarksGrace
Sat Mar 16, 2013 3:58 pm
Forum: EEA-route Applications
Topic: EEA FAMILY PERMIT FOR DAUGHTER OF NON-EEA SPOUSE WITH RC
Replies: 1
Views: 365

EEA FAMILY PERMIT FOR DAUGHTER OF NON-EEA SPOUSE WITH RC

Hi I got my RC last dec 2012 as an unmarried partner of an eu citizen... we got married last Feb. 2013 and right now I am in the Philippines for a holiday while my husband is in the UK... I have a 12 year old daughter from a previous relationship and she is using her fathers' last name (we weren't m...
by MarksGrace
Mon Dec 17, 2012 5:06 pm
Forum: Ireland
Topic: URGENT!!! RC FAMILY MEMBER OF EEA CITIZEN NEEDS VISA?
Replies: 12
Views: 1796

Update.... I talked to someone from the IRISH VISA CALL CENTER last friday to ask about my issue for the 2nd time and the man said I should verify with the ukba if the residence card i should give me the same treatment as my irish partner i.e. Freedom of movement and that should i wish to apply for ...
by MarksGrace
Thu Dec 13, 2012 11:07 am
Forum: EEA-route Applications
Topic: EEA2 STAMP CONFUSED??? HELP ASAP!
Replies: 2
Views: 566

EEA2 STAMP CONFUSED??? HELP ASAP!

I got my EEA2 RC yesterday stamped as FAMILY MEMBER OF AN EEA NATIONAL ... I thought great!! We waited 5 months for this we can go to Ireland after all for xmas! So to make sure I emailed the Irish embassy in London to double check if my RC is enough... this is their response... ondonvisaoffice@dfa....
by MarksGrace
Wed Dec 12, 2012 11:06 pm
Forum: EEA-route Applications
Topic: EEA2 Application Timelines - ONLY 1 TOPIC - UpToDate
Replies: 11906
Views: 1304662

I'm really confused now.... So I thought that if I have a valid residence card I can travel to Ireland without a visa... I emailed the irish embassy in london today but was told that that rule only applies IF the stamp on my passport says FAMILY MEMBER OF AN EU CITIZEN and since my stamp says FAMIL...
by MarksGrace
Wed Dec 12, 2012 10:59 pm
Forum: Ireland
Topic: URGENT!!! RC FAMILY MEMBER OF EEA CITIZEN NEEDS VISA?
Replies: 12
Views: 1796

Re: URGENT!!! RC FAMILY MEMBER OF EEA CITIZEN NEEDS VISA?

Hi I got my residence card as a family member of an eea citizen today, we are unmarried but in a durable relationship and have a son together. I've been to Ireland with my partner several times already using a visitors visa multiple entry. Please, if you don't mind my asking, on what basis did you ...
by MarksGrace
Wed Dec 12, 2012 6:33 pm
Forum: Ireland
Topic: URGENT!!! RC FAMILY MEMBER OF EEA CITIZEN NEEDS VISA?
Replies: 12
Views: 1796

Re: URGENT!!! RC FAMILY MEMBER OF EEA CITIZEN NEEDS VISA?

I sent the Irish embassy in london an email today to ask if my residence card would be enough but was told that my residence card should be "FAMILY MEMBER OF AN EU CITIZEN" instead of EEA Just realized I may have misinterpreted you on this. Are you saying that they told you "FAMILY MEMBER OF AN EEA...
by MarksGrace
Wed Dec 12, 2012 3:57 pm
Forum: EEA-route Applications
Topic: EEA2 Application Timelines - ONLY 1 TOPIC - UpToDate
Replies: 11906
Views: 1304662

I'm really confused now.... So I thought that if I have a valid residence card I can travel to Ireland without a visa... I emailed the irish embassy in london today but was told that that rule only applies IF the stamp on my passport says FAMILY MEMBER OF AN EU CITIZEN and since my stamp says FAMILY...
by MarksGrace
Wed Dec 12, 2012 3:52 pm
Forum: Ireland
Topic: URGENT!!! RC FAMILY MEMBER OF EEA CITIZEN NEEDS VISA?
Replies: 12
Views: 1796

but I thought that as long as I am a holder of a valid residence card I do not need to apply for a visa... I was not able to apply for a visa because we submitted my residence card application and just got it back today.
by MarksGrace
Wed Dec 12, 2012 2:28 pm
Forum: Ireland
Topic: URGENT!!! RC FAMILY MEMBER OF EEA CITIZEN NEEDS VISA?
Replies: 12
Views: 1796

URGENT!!! RC FAMILY MEMBER OF EEA CITIZEN NEEDS VISA?

Hi I got my residence card as a family member of an eea citizen today, we are unmarried but in a durable relationship and have a son together. I've been to Ireland with my partner several times already using a visitors visa multiple entry. I sent the Irish embassy in london an email today to ask if ...
by MarksGrace
Wed Dec 12, 2012 10:23 am
Forum: EEA-route Applications
Topic: EEA2 Application Timelines - ONLY 1 TOPIC - UpToDate
Replies: 11906
Views: 1304662

Got my RC today expires 2017 :D YAY!!! took me almost 5 months to get it... I applied as an unmarried partner, living together for almost 2 years with a son together... So we're going to Ireland for xmas after all really happy! Goodluck to everyone :) ------------------------EEA2 UNMARRIED PARTNER -...
by MarksGrace
Sat Dec 08, 2012 8:18 pm
Forum: EEA-route Applications
Topic: EEA2 Application Timelines - ONLY 1 TOPIC - UpToDate
Replies: 11906
Views: 1304662

STILL NO LUCK.. Was hoping to get my RC this past week but was just disappointed... Losing hope now for Christmas and New year and our sons' first birthday... we were hoping to celebrate it with relatives in Ireland and now it's just the 3 of us here... Why can't they just give the RC if they've alr...
by MarksGrace
Sun Dec 02, 2012 3:42 pm
Forum: EEA-route Applications
Topic: EEA2 Application Timelines - ONLY 1 TOPIC - UpToDate
Replies: 11906
Views: 1304662

Hi Guys I got my passport today with RC. Dated 17 Nov. Wish you best of luck.... Hi can you tell us about your case... just curious because my timeline is similar to yours. ------------------- EEA2 UNMARRIED PARTNER ---------------- App sent 13/07/2012 App Rcvd 16/7/2012 COA Rcvd mid oct 2012 RC ???
by MarksGrace
Fri Nov 23, 2012 11:17 pm
Forum: EEA-route Applications
Topic: EEA2 Application Timelines - ONLY 1 TOPIC - UpToDate
Replies: 11906
Views: 1304662

Congrats Khan!!! Fingers crossed I get mine next week You are jut 1 week ahead of me... I really want to take my son to Ireland we missed it last year and my poor partner hasn't been on a holiday since then :( -------------------------------EEA2 UNMARRIED PARTNER-------------------- My Timeline: EEA...
by MarksGrace
Wed Nov 21, 2012 2:11 pm
Forum: EEA-route Applications
Topic: EEA2 Application Timelines - ONLY 1 TOPIC - UpToDate
Replies: 11906
Views: 1304662

@Diane I'm in the same situation... I applied as an unmarried partner we first submitted our application January 31 but it was returned to us asking for more docs... so we asked for our bank manager to provide a letter stating our joint account... we only have 1.5 years cohabitation when we applied ...
by MarksGrace
Wed Nov 21, 2012 11:15 am
Forum: Ireland
Topic: uk eea2 visa necessary?
Replies: 2
Views: 831

uk eea2 visa necessary?

Hi I am currently waiting for my EEA2 residence card as unmarried partner of an Irish citizen. We have a son who has an Irish passport... I just want to know if I would need to apply for a visit visa to Ireland (going to Cork) if I already hold a valid uk eea2 residence card. I've been to Ireland se...
by MarksGrace
Mon Nov 19, 2012 9:59 am
Forum: EEA-route Applications
Topic: EEA2 Application Timelines - ONLY 1 TOPIC - UpToDate
Replies: 11906
Views: 1304662

Still no RC :-( ... I was hoping to get it before December coz we want to take our son to Ireland on Christmas... My visa would expire on 17th Dec. 2012 will they give my passport before that or will they wait til the 6 month period is over? -----------------EEA2 UNMARRIED PARTNER-------------------...
by MarksGrace
Fri Oct 12, 2012 11:33 am
Forum: EEA-route Applications
Topic: EEA2 Application Timelines - ONLY 1 TOPIC - UpToDate
Replies: 11906
Views: 1304662

Hi yes I have permission to work... Made me really happy though I'm a stay at home mom at the moment :) I think you should be fine. Just hang in there you. Patience is virtue! I hope I get my COA soon. :shock: I read from a previous reply in this forum that the HO is trying to send out COAs this Oc...
by MarksGrace
Fri Oct 12, 2012 11:31 am
Forum: EEA-route Applications
Topic: EEA2 Application Timelines - ONLY 1 TOPIC - UpToDate
Replies: 11906
Views: 1304662

Hi yes I have permission to work... Made me really happy though I'm a stay at home mom at the moment :)
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