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by keepsim
Tue Jan 22, 2019 3:24 pm
Forum: General UK Immigration forum
Topic: Nhs access for tourists
Replies: 1
Views: 336

Nhs access for tourists

Hi

My parents would be traveling to the England on a tourist visa, they will carry a travel medical insurance.

Question
For general medical issues that need gp visit - are visitors allowed access to out of hour gp or walkin centre ? Do one needs to pay or its free.
by keepsim
Mon Nov 16, 2015 8:23 pm
Forum: Indefinite Leave to Remain
Topic: SET M application guidance
Replies: 3
Views: 190

Re: SET M application guidance

Anyone ?
by keepsim
Sat Nov 14, 2015 1:16 pm
Forum: Indefinite Leave to Remain
Topic: SET M application guidance
Replies: 3
Views: 190

Re: SET M application guidance

From the pdf you had shared her score is between C1 and B2 so in that case I assume we should be using lower level B2 ? In IELTS "general test" they don't assign a "Level" , they give individual grade and overall band score. so can IELTS general test be used ? Yes life is the UK is already done. Tha...
by keepsim
Sat Nov 14, 2015 11:39 am
Forum: Indefinite Leave to Remain
Topic: SET M application guidance
Replies: 3
Views: 190

SET M application guidance

Hi, Can you anyone confirm if I'm right in understanding that IELTS "general training" should be good to use for SET M application ? In our case we had given IELTS general exam for different reason and now I am hoping we should be able to use it for SET M. The application form as such takes you to i...
by keepsim
Thu Nov 12, 2015 10:25 pm
Forum: EEA-route Applications
Topic: Surinder Singh route for elderly parents
Replies: 1
Views: 243

Surinder Singh route for elderly parents

Hi I've been looking at various threads in this forum regarding Surinder Singh route for elderly parents but could not find anyone saying they had any success. Can anyone share their success story? As per the gov website they say the parents have to be dependant on British Citizen, what exactly are ...
by keepsim
Thu Oct 01, 2015 9:47 pm
Forum: General UK Immigration forum
Topic: Long Term Standard Visitor visa
Replies: 2
Views: 1573

Long Term Standard Visitor visa

Hi, Just want to some insight into Long term visitor Visa , if someone apply for 10yr visa as I understand one can only stay for 6 month at max ? But why does these lines say from "https://www.gov.uk/standard-visitor-visa" say you might be able to stay long if ------------------------- You might be ...
by keepsim
Sat Sep 19, 2015 8:04 pm
Forum: Indefinite Leave to Remain
Topic: Set M application
Replies: 6
Views: 223

Re: Set M application

Thank you
by keepsim
Fri Sep 18, 2015 7:29 pm
Forum: Indefinite Leave to Remain
Topic: Set M application
Replies: 6
Views: 223

Re: Set M application

In continuation with my original question I've another one. I did contact my local council to take advice regarding submitting verified copies and they confirmed once they verify Originals themselves they can then send copies to UKBA with application. Now my question is , After submitting postal app...
by keepsim
Sat Sep 05, 2015 8:43 am
Forum: Indefinite Leave to Remain
Topic: Set M application
Replies: 6
Views: 223

Re: Set M application

I meant applicant passport & biometric card , thanks for sharing the link I'll check with closed council . I was aware that one could use them for citizenship application but good they do SET (M). Although the application is straight forward its just I didnt want to send original passport for 6 mont...
by keepsim
Fri Sep 04, 2015 1:24 pm
Forum: Indefinite Leave to Remain
Topic: Set M application
Replies: 6
Views: 223

Set M application

Hi, For SET M application Is it mandatory to send original passport & Biometric card along with the application or any form of copies (solictor verified) could be used. Just worried if incase I've to travel before a decision is made. I do know one can use in person appt but its for £400 so trying to...
by keepsim
Fri Oct 03, 2014 4:28 pm
Forum: Indefinite Leave to Remain
Topic: IELTS validity for SET(M)
Replies: 4
Views: 206

Re: IELTS validity for SET(M)

Ppdawg wrote:There's no time period if you used it for any other previous leave application. Will let you know this Saturday as my wife is going for her PEO.
We have not used it previously as it wasnt required for dependants
by keepsim
Thu Oct 02, 2014 11:05 am
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: ILR to Citizenship (British Passport)
Replies: 9
Views: 336

Re: ILR to Citizenship (British Passport)

Dont think its correct but would be happy if someone proves me wrong. read this. https://www.gov.uk/becoming-a-british-citizen/if-your-spouse-is-a-british-citizen you’ve been granted indefinite leave to stay in the UK (or permanent residence if you’re an EEA national) - this means there’s no specifi...
by keepsim
Thu Oct 02, 2014 10:31 am
Forum: Indefinite Leave to Remain
Topic: IELTS validity for SET(M)
Replies: 4
Views: 206

IELTS validity for SET(M)

Hi

Can someone please advise on duration of IELTS validity for SET M application ? As in how old IELTS report could be used.

regards
by keepsim
Sat Jul 05, 2014 9:57 am
Forum: Other countries
Topic: Overseas Citizenship of India (OCI)
Replies: 4927
Views: 1227059

Re: Overseas Citizenship of India (OCI)

Date Of Acknowledgment 08-MAY-2014 Registration Status at Mission LONDON Documents Printing Status PROCESSED On 24-JUN-2014 Dispatched From MOIA (OCI ) NEW DELHI On 25-Jun-2014 Document received At LONDON On 30-Jun-2014 Post passport by Special Delivery : 30 Jun 2014 Received stamped passport and OC...
by keepsim
Fri Jun 27, 2014 9:11 am
Forum: Other countries
Topic: Overseas Citizenship of India (OCI)
Replies: 4927
Views: 1227059

Re: Overseas Citizenship of India (OCI)

Hi Can anyone help.. I am planning to submit my OCI application via post. I live in Nottingham, Please can anyone advise it is better to send application to Birmingham Consulate OR London High Commission Office? Is there any difference in processing time Birmingham/London applications? Thanks in Ad...
by keepsim
Tue Jun 24, 2014 8:07 am
Forum: Other countries
Topic: Overseas Citizenship of India (OCI)
Replies: 4927
Views: 1227059

Re: Overseas Citizenship of India (OCI)

Date Of Acknowledgment 08-MAY-2014 Registration Status at Mission LONDON Documents Printing Status PROCESSED On 24-JUN-2014 Dispatched From MOIA (OCI ) NEW DELHI On Document received At LONDON On Do I need to wait until it shows received in London? Or will HCI London send me any document. When shoul...
by keepsim
Sat May 03, 2014 6:21 am
Forum: Europe immigration forum
Topic: Directive 2004/38/EC thread
Replies: 251
Views: 239880

Re: Directive 2004/38/EC thread

Related to above topic you mentioned uk national passport and marriage certificate will be enough to apply for eu national spouse visa.

1. Is there any need to provide confirmed travel tickets as well ? As asked by spanish embassy.

2. Also how many days it takes to get this visa.

Thanks
by keepsim
Thu May 01, 2014 10:36 am
Forum: Other countries
Topic: OCI on the basis of wife
Replies: 2
Views: 281

OCI on the basis of wife

I've a query for somebody else would appreciate any advice on OCI. The Person is a British Citizen and around 60 years old, never had an Indian Passport himself basically born in Kenya (indian decent) and came over to the UK. His wife in the UK is still an Indian Passport (PR) so the query - Will hi...
by keepsim
Thu May 01, 2014 10:26 am
Forum: Other countries
Topic: Overseas Citizenship of India (OCI)
Replies: 4927
Views: 1227059

Re: Overseas Citizenship of India (OCI)

Single Adult OCI application. Applied by Post London HCI Received at High Commission : 22 Mar 2014 Date of acknowledgement: waiting Documents Printing Status UNDER-PROCESS: Waiting Documents Printing Status PROCESSED : Waiting Dispatched From MOIA (OCI ) NEW DELHI On: Waiting Document received At Lo...
by keepsim
Wed Apr 16, 2014 11:24 pm
Forum: Other countries
Topic: OCI checklist
Replies: 0
Views: 153

OCI checklist

Hi Guys I need someone to confirm that below checklist is enough for POSTAL OCI APPLICATION to LONDON HCI. Apologies, I am sure this is repeated and commonly asked question, but the more I read on this forum the more confused I get. Only One set to below documents along with the postal order. 1. Ori...
by keepsim
Wed Apr 16, 2014 8:20 am
Forum: Other countries
Topic: Overseas Citizenship of India (OCI)
Replies: 4927
Views: 1227059

Re: Overseas Citizenship of India (OCI)

any advice on above please ?
by keepsim
Tue Apr 15, 2014 10:23 am
Forum: Other countries
Topic: Overseas Citizenship of India (OCI)
Replies: 4927
Views: 1227059

Re: Overseas Citizenship of India (OCI)

Hi I'm posting this as a proactive step to find out which route is supposed to be the fastest. I would like to apply for OCI for myself and live close to Birmingham so ideally it should be Birmingham embassy I should be applying at but I've seen Birmingham mission are usually slow in almost everythi...
by keepsim
Mon Apr 14, 2014 3:27 pm
Forum: Other countries
Topic: Surrendring Indian passport
Replies: 983
Views: 287506

Re: Surrendring Indian passport

Has anyone applied for surrender application in last 10 days, I'd applied on 3 April and looking at a previous timeline it should not have taken this long. VFS office guys are telling me what's available on website that application is with high commission India. Can someone share updated timelines, ...
by keepsim
Fri Apr 11, 2014 2:42 pm
Forum: Other countries
Topic: Surrendring Indian passport
Replies: 983
Views: 287506

Re: Surrendring Indian passport

Application Date : 03/04/2014 ( In person VFS Birmingham) VFS sent to HCI : 04/04/2014 HCI issued surrender certificate : Waiting VFS Email Alert of completion: Waiting Received Surrender certificate & cancelled passport by Self Address Special Delivery: Waiting Has anyone recently applied for passp...
by keepsim
Mon Mar 31, 2014 11:03 am
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: British Passport application processing timelines (only)
Replies: 8038
Views: 1210370

Re: British Passport application processing timelines (only)

Passport for: Adult First Application Type: First Method of application: Self Postal Date of application: 13-Mar-2014 to Durham Office Date application received by HMPO: 14-Mar-204 (by RM track ) Date of Fee Deduction: Balance drop on 18th Mar Date of return of documents: Waiting Date of receipt of ...
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