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by ruthie
Thu May 05, 2011 3:22 pm
Forum: NOW LOCKED - UK Tier 1 (General) Dependent Visas - Pls Post in Immigration for Family Members sub forum
Topic: Initial HSMP + TIER1( under HSMP JR) + possible extension
Replies: 101
Views: 33021

Hi All, Firstly congrats to everybody who got the passports back :) It might be a silly question but just need some information for my peace of mind :? People who have received their passports back Got it in the general post which gets delivered in the morning or is it a special signed delivery whi...
by ruthie
Thu May 05, 2011 8:51 am
Forum: NOW LOCKED - UK Tier 1 (General) Dependent Visas - Pls Post in Immigration for Family Members sub forum
Topic: Initial HSMP + TIER1( under HSMP JR) + possible extension
Replies: 101
Views: 33021

mine is back too
by ruthie
Fri Apr 15, 2011 12:31 pm
Forum: NOW LOCKED - UK Tier 1 (General) Dependent Visas - Pls Post in Immigration for Family Members sub forum
Topic: Initial HSMP + TIER1( under HSMP JR) + possible extension
Replies: 101
Views: 33021

Hi All, Did any body else managed to contact home office? did any body recieved passports back? My update still not yet :( cheers dba_kkk Same here... Post was signed on Feb 28 by them. I've called them twice since then, managed to get a confirmation over the phone that my passport is with them and...
by ruthie
Tue Mar 29, 2011 5:49 pm
Forum: NOW LOCKED - UK Tier 1 (General) Dependent Visas - Pls Post in Immigration for Family Members sub forum
Topic: Initial HSMP + TIER1( under HSMP JR) + possible extension
Replies: 101
Views: 33021

You can provide them the royal mail bar code reference of the package you sent to UKBA. That is acceptable when an application reference is not available. Of course, that only applies if you sent your passports by recorded/special delivery :) I've called them today, but they can't find the case usi...
by ruthie
Mon Mar 21, 2011 12:17 pm
Forum: NOW LOCKED - UK Tier 1 (General) Dependent Visas - Pls Post in Immigration for Family Members sub forum
Topic: Initial HSMP + TIER1( under HSMP JR) + possible extension
Replies: 101
Views: 33021

Hi All, Still I haven't recieved until today morning I have posted my passports on 25th feb I tried to call the shaffield office and explain my case but the call center people just need an application number to help??? I explained to them that my case is different and i dont have any application Ho...
by ruthie
Fri Mar 18, 2011 7:00 pm
Forum: NOW LOCKED - UK Tier 1 (General) Dependent Visas - Pls Post in Immigration for Family Members sub forum
Topic: Initial HSMP + TIER1( under HSMP JR) + possible extension
Replies: 101
Views: 33021

Anyone got passport back yet? I've been waiting for 3 weeks and I heard most got it returned in 2 weeks time? Seems now it takes even longer than a normal extension application :cry:
by ruthie
Fri Mar 11, 2011 1:18 pm
Forum: NOW LOCKED - UK Tier 1 (General) Dependent Visas - Pls Post in Immigration for Family Members sub forum
Topic: Initial HSMP + TIER1( under HSMP JR) + possible extension
Replies: 101
Views: 33021

dba_kkk wrote:Hi All,

I have Sent my passport for correction on 25th feb
still I havent recieved them

did any body recieve passports back other than rkc

cheers
I have sent out on 26th feb which was signed for by C.WHITELY on 28th feb. Also waiting for my passport. :?
by ruthie
Mon Mar 07, 2011 3:14 pm
Forum: UK Tier 1 (Entrepreneur) visas
Topic: Business plan needed?
Replies: 8
Views: 7469

Re: Business plan needed?

AFAIK~
Business plan is not mandatory for applicantion.
And it will be valid for 3 years initially.
by ruthie
Mon Mar 07, 2011 3:12 pm
Forum: UK Tier 1 (Entrepreneur) visas
Topic: Possible changes to Tier 1 ENTREPRENEUR from April 2011
Replies: 3
Views: 5390

Re: Possible changes to Tier 1 ENTREPRENEUR from April 2011

Can I ask where you got this information from? Sounds really promising.
by ruthie
Thu Mar 03, 2011 11:43 am
Forum: NOW LOCKED - UK Tier 1 (General) Dependent Visas - Pls Post in Immigration for Family Members sub forum
Topic: Initial HSMP + TIER1( under HSMP JR) + possible extension
Replies: 101
Views: 33021

Please give suggestions. Your situation is the quite the same as mine, 1+4. Only my child does have a dependant visa stamped already. I sent out our passports last weekend and am still waiting for a result. IMHO, I don't see a reason why you shouldn't be covered by JR policy... For your son's passp...
by ruthie
Wed Feb 23, 2011 5:51 pm
Forum: NOW LOCKED - UK Tier 1 (General) Dependent Visas - Pls Post in Immigration for Family Members sub forum
Topic: Initial HSMP + TIER1( under HSMP JR) + possible extension
Replies: 101
Views: 33021

Hey. Thanks for posting this. I think I might be in the same situation. Our initial visa was granted on Sep 30 2006 for one year. Entered UK on Dec 17 2006. Got our 1st extension which is from Sep 30 2007 - Sep 29 2011. We have a shortfall of 2.5 months to apply for settlement. Should I follow the s...
by ruthie
Thu Oct 28, 2010 3:42 pm
Forum: Indefinite Leave to Remain
Topic: ILR for Business Owner
Replies: 5
Views: 914

Yes I am running a business but I also need to go outside UK for business trips regularly. My question is more about what document is needed to prove these are business trips. If employed, I think the employer's letter will work. But in my case, will the employer's letter issued by my own company wo...
by ruthie
Thu Oct 28, 2010 3:23 pm
Forum: Indefinite Leave to Remain
Topic: ILR for Business Owner
Replies: 5
Views: 914

Tks. I'm on Tier 1 (Entrepreneur) currently.
by ruthie
Thu Oct 28, 2010 2:09 pm
Forum: Indefinite Leave to Remain
Topic: ILR for Business Owner
Replies: 5
Views: 914

ILR for Business Owner

Hope someone with similiar experience could help here. I'm confused with the requirement of ILR for Tier1(Entrepreneur). I'm a director of a company running online retailing business. I need to go for business trip like 4-5 months every year outside UK, whilst all PAYE and business are going on as n...
by ruthie
Tue Aug 24, 2010 4:57 pm
Forum: NOW LOCKED - UK Tier 1 (General) Dependent Visas - Pls Post in Immigration for Family Members sub forum
Topic: Current Tier1 dependent visa processing time
Replies: 2
Views: 1089

Current Tier1 dependent visa processing time

Hi everyone, I searched the forum but haven't got a clue yet. We are about to apply for hsmp dependent visa for our new-born but have a travel plan out of country this dec, so wondering if we should apply by post or in person. Can someone advise if you have any information regarding the current proc...
by ruthie
Mon Aug 16, 2010 9:03 am
Forum: Immigration for family members
Topic: settlement visa for parents
Replies: 4
Views: 874

Thanks vinny and Wanderer. This forum has always been responsive and very helpful.

Probably I should try after they both turn 65, I will consider. The only concern to me of trying this is after a faild app they might, as you said, no longer being regarded as a genuine visitor by ECO... :(
by ruthie
Mon Aug 16, 2010 6:54 am
Forum: Immigration for family members
Topic: settlement visa for parents
Replies: 4
Views: 874

settlement visa for parents

Hi all, I'm currently holding ILR and seeking to apply for settlement for my parents. I'm their only daughter. My father is above 65, can speak english and my mother is 60, both retired but healthy. They now own the flat they live in. I've been sending money back every year, but that's pretty much e...
by ruthie
Thu Oct 04, 2007 12:24 pm
Forum: NOW LOCKED - UK Tier 1 (General) Dependent Visas - Pls Post in Immigration for Family Members sub forum
Topic: Extension Approval - Can we post here please!!
Replies: 1433
Views: 526115

Re: Hsmp extension on Sep

Just got the 4 yrs extension back via SD right an hour before Royal Mail going on strike. Lucky me~~~ :lol:
by ruthie
Thu Sep 27, 2007 3:23 pm
Forum: NOW LOCKED - UK Tier 1 (General) Dependent Visas - Pls Post in Immigration for Family Members sub forum
Topic: What if P60 does not cover entire duration?
Replies: 3
Views: 1347

You can use the bank statement instead. However, P60 is definitely the best.
by ruthie
Tue Sep 25, 2007 10:36 am
Forum: NOW LOCKED - UK Tier 1 (General) Dependent Visas - Pls Post in Immigration for Family Members sub forum
Topic: Extension Approval - Can we post here please!!
Replies: 1433
Views: 526115

Hsmp extension on Sep

Aug 30: Application posted via special delivery
Aug 31: Fee charged

Called them and know it's assigned to a case worker.
But still waiting...don't know why it takes that long this month.

Initial visa will be expired on Sep 29.
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