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by surfsumi
Tue Mar 17, 2020 5:09 pm
Forum: Claiming Benefits
Topic: Claiming child benefit when child is subject to immigration control
Replies: 1
Views: 318
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Claiming child benefit when child is subject to immigration control

I have ILR & my other child is British. My elder child & wife under on 10 year route ( child / partner). On HO approval letter it says " NO recourse to public funds. IN addition your sponsor is not entitled to claim or receive public funds on your behalf ". I thought i was eligible to claim child be...
by surfsumi
Tue Mar 10, 2020 7:21 pm
Forum: Immigration for family members
Topic: FLRO visa Tenancy agreement issue- Please help Urgently
Replies: 1
Views: 67
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FLRO visa Tenancy agreement issue- Please help Urgently

Planning to apply to extend my spouse's current visa day after tomorrow. My solicitor said need to include a tenancy agreement. I have a tenancy agreement from last year ( expires this year) however only Me & Landlord signed for it. There is no one has signed as witness. Would it be valid without wi...
by surfsumi
Mon Dec 30, 2019 9:03 am
Forum: Indefinite Leave to Remain
Topic: ILR for Spouse & child . Gaps in Legal residence. please help.
Replies: 5
Views: 201
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Re: ILR for Spouse & child . Gaps in Legal residence. please help.

They should stay under the current visa until eligible for ILR Thank you so much again for your kind response.The current visa granted only for 2.5 years & will expire on 15th February, 2020. That visa granted on 7 year rule, on article 8. Can they apply to extend the current visa ? Thank you again.
by surfsumi
Sun Dec 29, 2019 9:25 am
Forum: Indefinite Leave to Remain
Topic: ILR for Spouse & child . Gaps in Legal residence. please help.
Replies: 5
Views: 201
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Re: ILR for Spouse & child . Gaps in Legal residence. please help.

As you did not challenge the HO's decision and and applied for PSW instead, they were overstayers between Jan 2012 and August 2012 and their stay was not lawful. So in my opinion, long residence is not an option. Thank you for reply. I'm not blaming anyone but I know my solicitors knew this issue f...
by surfsumi
Sat Dec 28, 2019 8:33 pm
Forum: Indefinite Leave to Remain
Topic: ILR for Spouse & child . Gaps in Legal residence. please help.
Replies: 5
Views: 201
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ILR for Spouse & child . Gaps in Legal residence. please help.

I hold ILR ( granted last year ) & my younger child is BC. My wife & older child preparing to apply for ILR ( long residence- 10 years). They have been in UK 10 years & 4 months. 1. However on 2011.12.18 we had an issue as their visa were refused ( as student dependents) , I was granted tier 4 - Rea...
by surfsumi
Tue May 21, 2019 8:17 pm
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: MN1 without ILR for child born outside ( 11 years Old)
Replies: 1
Views: 132
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MN1 without ILR for child born outside ( 11 years Old)

Dear All, I' have ILR & my younger child is BC. My wife & older child ( 11 years old ) still on the FLRO ( under 7 year rule ) visa & will qualify for ILR ( 10 year residence) in end of July this year. How ever their current visa expires March / 2020. I'm wondering if I could apply for my elder chil...
by surfsumi
Tue May 21, 2019 6:46 pm
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: MN1 (registration) application processing timelines (only)
Replies: 3147
Views: 463356
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Re: MN1 (registration) application processing timelines (only)

Application Timeline Eligibility criteria: (section 3(1) Method of application: Online Date of receipt by UKBA: 13th Jan 2019 Date of debit of fees: 13th Jan 2019 Date of receipt of acknowledgement: 17th Jan 2019 Date of biometric enrolment.....25th Jan 2019 Date of receipt of approval: 21/05/2019 ...
by surfsumi
Fri Mar 22, 2019 1:51 pm
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: MN1 (registration) application processing timelines (only)
Replies: 3147
Views: 463356
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Re: MN1 (registration) application processing timelines (only)

Application Timeline Eligibility criteria: (section 3(1) Method of application: Online Date of receipt by UKBA: 13th Jan 2019 Date of debit of fees: 13th Jan 2019 Date of receipt of acknowledgement: 17th Jan 2019 Date of biometric enrolment.....25th Jan 2019 Date of receipt of approval: waiting Date...
by surfsumi
Fri Mar 08, 2019 10:47 am
Forum: General UK Immigration forum
Topic: UKVCAS Super Priority Service
Replies: 3600
Views: 282603
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Re: UKVCAS Super Priority Service

FLR(M) - Paid Super Priority Online Submitted - 27/01/2019 Appointment attended at Glasgow centre - 11.00 am on 06/02/2019 Decision via email - 02:10pm on 07/02/2019 Grant letter by post - 09/02/2019 BRP - missed delivery on 11/02/2019 rescheduled and received on 12/02/2019. send email for refund a...
by surfsumi
Fri Mar 08, 2019 10:31 am
Forum: General UK Immigration forum
Topic: UKVCAS Super Priority Service
Replies: 3600
Views: 282603
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Re: UKVCAS Super Priority Service

Hello Readers - I think its refund time !! Did anyone get a refund after your application (Super Priority Service) got approved and your BRP is arrived? I paid £3018.20 in total using my debit card. I had my SET(O) application approved in Jan 2019 and it took 4 days to get my new BRP. Today the 7th...
by surfsumi
Thu Mar 07, 2019 12:20 pm
Forum: General UK Immigration forum
Topic: UKVCAS Super Priority Service
Replies: 3600
Views: 282603
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Re: UKVCAS Super Priority Service

Hi. I did not get a 24 desicion after appklying using the super priority service. I received my ILR after 17 days. Today, I just received a letter from home office with a check of 3018.20 for a refund. Are we supposed to get a full refund or just the refund of the difference of the super priorty an...
by surfsumi
Fri Mar 01, 2019 6:44 pm
Forum: General UK Immigration forum
Topic: UKVCAS Super Priority Service
Replies: 3600
Views: 282603
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Re: UKVCAS Super Priority Service

Hi all, I recently got my ILR through super priority service, HO took almost 1 month to produce a decision on my case and 2 weeks ago I have received a letter from HO stating that they will reimburse the super priority service fee of £610 although I have never claimed it or complained. Do I have to...
by surfsumi
Thu Feb 21, 2019 11:06 am
Forum: General UK Immigration forum
Topic: UKVCAS Super Priority Service
Replies: 3600
Views: 282603
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Re: UKVCAS Super Priority Service

Hi, I was granted ILR in January but they failed to make a decision within 24 hours under super priority service as promised. 3 weeks ago I received a letter stating that they are planing to refund the Super Priority Fee ( £600) in due course. I have seen several members had similar correspondence f...
by surfsumi
Fri Jan 18, 2019 9:01 pm
Forum: General UK Immigration forum
Topic: UKVCAS Super Priority Service
Replies: 3600
Views: 282603
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Re: UKVCAS Super Priority Service

Hello everyone. I live in London and my lawyer is saying that super priority is only available via the premium centre on Mark Lane. However, I see that some of you have had super priority decisions after submitting your biometrics in Croydon. I don't know what the options are because the applicatio...
by surfsumi
Fri Jan 11, 2019 12:46 pm
Forum: General UK Immigration forum
Topic: UKVCAS Super Priority Service
Replies: 3600
Views: 282603
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Re: UKVCAS Super Priority Service

Dear All, Just received my BRP card today via DX delivery. Date of application: 31 Dec SET LR Bio metrics at sopra : 11am 04 Jan. Confirmation / notification : still waiting ( no letters or emails received so far BRP :11th Jan Called only once but never escalated or anything. Seems they have made th...
by surfsumi
Tue Jan 08, 2019 2:16 pm
Forum: General UK Immigration forum
Topic: UKVCAS Super Priority Service
Replies: 3600
Views: 282603
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Re: UKVCAS Super Priority Service

Date of application: 31 Dec SET LR Bio metrics at sopra : 11am 04 Jan. Confirmation / notification : still waiting BRP : Still waiting. it has been two days already already but I still can access UKVCAS & still can amend ( not amended them though) document I uploaded. has anyone got similar experien...
by surfsumi
Mon Jan 07, 2019 1:48 pm
Forum: General UK Immigration forum
Topic: UKVCAS Super Priority Service
Replies: 3600
Views: 282603
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Re: UKVCAS Super Priority Service

Date of application: 31 Dec SET LR Bio metrics at sopra : 11Pm 04 Jan. Confirmation / notification : still waiting BRP : Still waiting. it seems the 24 hours passed already but I still can access UKVCAS & still can amend ( not amended them though) document I uploaded. has anyone got similar experien...
by surfsumi
Sat Aug 19, 2017 1:45 pm
Forum: Immigration for family members
Topic: Flr(FP); Flr(O), FLR(HO) & DLR - TIMELINES ONLY
Replies: 388
Views: 186440
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Re: Flr(FP); Flr(O), FLR(HO) & DLR - TIMELINES ONLY

Our FLR(FP) App Timelines: Application based on 7 years Child route ( child born outside UK). Whole family Living legally . Parents are employed. Application sent : Jan 2016 HO decision : Refused May 2016 ( with in country appeal rights) Appeal heard : April 2017 ( FT tribunal) Appeal decision : May...
by surfsumi
Tue Aug 15, 2017 2:33 pm
Forum: Immigration for family members
Topic: FLR(FP) 7 YEARS ROUTE HOW MANY APPLICATION NEED TO FILL
Replies: 23
Views: 5415
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Re: SWITCHING VISA CATEGORY

There are few successful cases based on 7 years child rule. but most of the cases children either came to UK very young ( 0-3 years) or born here. As someone mentioned earlier they parents immigration history really has a impact on the decision. I know a couple with 17 year old child applied under t...
by surfsumi
Wed Jun 21, 2017 8:49 pm
Forum: General UK Immigration forum
Topic: Appeal is allowed & 14 days passed. Should I contact HO ? ?
Replies: 1
Views: 519
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Appeal is allowed & 14 days passed. Should I contact HO ? ?

Out appeal is allowed from FTT 16 days ago ( 14 days gone). How do we check if the HO challenged the decision ? Haven't received any letters from Tribunal or HO so far. is it OK to call HO & check with them if they have challenged the decision ? anyone know what number to call ? please advice. thank...
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