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by alladin
Thu Apr 10, 2014 4:42 pm
Forum: Immigration for family members
Topic: Confused with Daughters Settlement application from India
Replies: 1
Views: 106

Confused with Daughters Settlement application from India

Hi, I am a settled person in the UK and my wife is in India and has her visa as spouse of settled person. I want to apply settlement visa for my daughter and is confused on which appendix I should be using with online VAF4A application. You should complete appendix 1 if you wish to come to the UK as...
by alladin
Mon Feb 17, 2014 9:09 am
Forum: Immigration for family members
Topic: ILR Dependent (Outside UK)
Replies: 46
Views: 7310

Re: In the same boat

Hi das.sourav, stitaprajna, meetvans I am also in the same boat, I am going to get married this june, my current visa status is "Indefinite leave to remain", I was on Tier 1 before. I am not sure in what category I should apply for my wife. Should I apply for her in PBS defendant or Settlement. I a...
by alladin
Thu Feb 13, 2014 12:19 pm
Forum: Immigration for family members
Topic: dependent visa for daughter - 1 year old
Replies: 0
Views: 65

dependent visa for daughter - 1 year old

Hi, I am planning to apply for entry clearance for my daughter (1 year old) as the dependent of a settled person. I was on Tier 1 and was granted ILR on Feb, 2013. My wife is in India and have got her entry clearance from Dec, 2013 (2nd one) as dependent of a settled person. (I believe my wife will ...
by alladin
Tue Dec 31, 2013 12:21 pm
Forum: Immigration for family members
Topic: Query about wife's ILR
Replies: 0
Views: 54

Query about wife's ILR

Hello, This query is for my wife's eligibility for ILR. (I was granted ILR on Feb 2013) My wife entered as Tier 1 Dep on Oct, 2010 and was in the UK till Nov, 2012 after which she had to go to India for delivery. Her visa was valid till Mar, 2013. She applied for entry clearance again and has got th...
by alladin
Mon Jul 01, 2013 8:35 am
Forum: Immigration for family members
Topic: Settlement visa application from India - 2011
Replies: 3302
Views: 542611

Hi alladin. Review is not the same as appeal. when we received the the decision of refusal we wrote to ECM with each point they had refused on and asked them to overturn their decision, at the same time lodged an appeal here in the uk incase the ECM uphold their decision, so if they were to refuse ...
by alladin
Sun Jun 30, 2013 9:27 pm
Forum: Immigration for family members
Topic: Settlement visa application from India - 2011
Replies: 3302
Views: 542611

Hi Guys, Congrats to all of you that have been issued with Visas. Quick update - Received a letter in post today BHC has upheld their decision. I have had no news from my appeal yet but i'm sure it takes a while. Submitted 04/02/2013 Under process 04/02/2013 Status changed- required for interview 0...
by alladin
Thu Jun 06, 2013 2:03 pm
Forum: Immigration for family members
Topic: ECM asking for English Language Result
Replies: 8
Views: 674

@ johnj1 do u mean by "degree notification of results" the online score? I think i am in a similar situation coz i passed the toefl test and received my results online but haven't got the certificate yet!! I was thinking of applying with the online score report but i think it way too risky init? To...
by alladin
Wed Jun 05, 2013 10:05 am
Forum: Immigration for family members
Topic: Settlement Refusal - Options for Appeal
Replies: 5
Views: 791

Returning residents is a specific category. New TB certificate will be new evidence . Thanks Vinny, Does that also mean there is no point in appealing the decision and I will have to make new application? With the application I also provided the pregnancy health records from the NHS (she was in the...
by alladin
Tue Jun 04, 2013 9:14 pm
Forum: Immigration for family members
Topic: ECM asking for English Language Result
Replies: 8
Views: 674

Re: ECM asking for English Language Result

Hello all, My wife's spouse visa was refused based on not meeting the English Language requirement. When the application was submitted, we submitted her degree notification of result because as at the time of applying her certificate was not ready then. I did appeal stating this reason, In the appe...
by alladin
Tue Jun 04, 2013 1:34 pm
Forum: Immigration for family members
Topic: Settlement Refusal - Options for Appeal
Replies: 5
Views: 791

Returning residents is a specific category. New TB certificate will be new evidence . Thanks Vinny, Does that also mean there is no point in appealing the decision and I will have to make new application? With the application I also provided the pregnancy health records from the NHS (she was in the...
by alladin
Tue Jun 04, 2013 1:03 pm
Forum: Immigration for family members
Topic: Settlement Refusal - Options for Appeal
Replies: 5
Views: 791

Settlement Refusal - Options for Appeal

Hi, This is regarding my wife's visa application (entry clearance as partner of settled person) which was refused on the grounds of "failure to provide a medical report when required to do so. The application was refused under paragraph EC-P.1.1(c). of Appendix FM of the immigration Rules. (S-EC 1.6...
by alladin
Wed Feb 27, 2013 1:11 pm
Forum: Immigration for family members
Topic: VAF4A Appendix 2 questions
Replies: 9
Views: 4027

Hi, Just got one more question, I will fill in only section 3 Part 3A (from point 3.4 to 3.21) I will then leave the other section 3 Parts B to F completely blank. However the last question in Part3A question 3.22: "3.22 If your sponsor has not been employed by the same employer for 6 months prior ...
by alladin
Wed Feb 13, 2013 9:21 pm
Forum: Immigration for family members
Topic: Settlement Visa (ILE Endorsement) from Overseas
Replies: 8
Views: 1126

Your wife is not eligible for ILE. ILE was previously given to spouses of British citizens/settled persons who had been married for at least 4 years and living together outside the UK for that time, and who were then seeking to settle in the UK. This rule was scrapped on 9 July 2012. ILE has never ...
by alladin
Fri Feb 08, 2013 6:36 pm
Forum: Indefinite Leave to Remain
Topic: ILR Approved - Solihull
Replies: 4
Views: 916

gaboon_viper wrote:hi,

did you receive your card please? I applied on same day and from same PEO.
still waiting. my friend who applied at solihull on 29th Jan for ilr got his card yesterday.
by alladin
Tue Feb 05, 2013 6:22 am
Forum: Indefinite Leave to Remain
Topic: Print and sign the official... To do this, click Next below!
Replies: 4
Views: 506

wpilr_nov12, thanks for the fast reply so it's a known issue of this Next Button? Dont worry about print and sign. You are fine. its a known bug and might be fixed when they plan the next IT down time. :roll: Just print the email you received when appointment was booked and you will be fine. cheers...
by alladin
Mon Feb 04, 2013 9:39 pm
Forum: Indefinite Leave to Remain
Topic: ILR Approved - Solihull
Replies: 4
Views: 916

Congratulations. Well done. It was worth carrying the 4kg. supporting documents. What were they?? Thanks. It was all the historical documents from HSMP era :) . I knew they were not needed, but then just took it for the peace of mind. I also had an employer letter addressed to the Solihul PEO which...
by alladin
Mon Feb 04, 2013 8:22 pm
Forum: Indefinite Leave to Remain
Topic: ILR Approved - Solihull
Replies: 4
Views: 916

ILR Approved - Solihull

Hi, Many thanks for the members in this forum for posting their experiences and sharing knowledge. I had my PEO appointment (HSMP + Tier1 G) at Solihul today at 9.30 AM. I reached there at 8.30 and was let in but without a token at about 8.45. I was given a token at about 9.25 and waited for about h...
by alladin
Sat Feb 02, 2013 10:34 pm
Forum: Indefinite Leave to Remain
Topic: ILR Success at cardiff PEO.
Replies: 9
Views: 2025

Yes, thats what I did. I took an additional copy of the whole application form. :-) You never know which page might have an issue. However, before going get it checked with your friends/family/wife independently to ensure there is no mistake. You can keep missing the same mistake 100 times, but som...
by alladin
Sat Feb 02, 2013 9:58 pm
Forum: Indefinite Leave to Remain
Topic: ILR Success at cardiff PEO.
Replies: 9
Views: 2025

Yes, you should. At least I did. I had to struggle to find out the exact dates, but it seems all they want to know is the year. The biometric lady who scanned my fingers and took the picture asked me about it (Iforgot to mention about it in the post) and said even the year would do. This is how I f...
by alladin
Sat Feb 02, 2013 8:08 pm
Forum: Indefinite Leave to Remain
Topic: ILR Success at cardiff PEO.
Replies: 9
Views: 2025

Re: ILR Success at cardiff PEO.

Thanks for the very detailed description of your experience. I have a PEO appointment on 4th Feb (HSMP + Tier 1) and I have left the Biometric section of the Set O form blank (Section 10 - Qn 7,8,9,10). Should I mention in the form that my fingerprints were taken at the time of Entry Clearance from ...
by alladin
Tue Jan 15, 2013 10:35 am
Forum: Indefinite Leave to Remain
Topic: ILR PEO Appointment Query and Doc Check
Replies: 1
Views: 302

ILR PEO Appointment Query and Doc Check

Hi, Kindly verify my ILR application plans : Visa From : 03 March 2008 First Entry : 03 April 2008 Tier 1 Extension: Till 03 March 2013 Total Paid Holidays: 70 days Total Unpaid Holidays: Nill Business Travel : 5 days in 2011 Total Days out of UK : 75 PEO Appointment Date for self : 04 Feb 2013. (27...
by alladin
Thu Jan 03, 2013 10:04 pm
Forum: Immigration for family members
Topic: Settlement Visa (ILE Endorsement) from Overseas
Replies: 8
Views: 1126

there are no immigration rules that permit a spouse to apply for ILE. Thanks Greenie for your reply. Thats good to know. The reason I asked was because apart from the link here http://www.ukba.homeoffice.gov.uk/policyandlaw/guidance/ecg/ecb/ecb9/#header8 , I was not able to find a specific page whi...
by alladin
Wed Jan 02, 2013 3:54 pm
Forum: Immigration for family members
Topic: Settlement Visa (ILE Endorsement) from Overseas
Replies: 8
Views: 1126

vinny wrote:Your spouse cannot be granted ILE.
Thanks vinny for responding. May I ask why she cannot apply for ILE OR the conditions that are not met when she makes her application

cheers,
alladin
by alladin
Tue Jan 01, 2013 10:12 pm
Forum: Immigration for family members
Topic: Settlement Visa (ILE Endorsement) from Overseas
Replies: 8
Views: 1126

Settlement Visa (ILE Endorsement) from Overseas

Hi Guys, I will be very grateful if someone could share advice regarding my wife's (Tier 1 Dependent) settlement visa from overseas. Currently my wife is in India as she is pregnant and the due date is by the end of Jan, 2013. She came to the UK as dependent (Tier 1 dependent valid till March 2013) ...
by alladin
Sun Dec 30, 2012 6:41 am
Forum: Indefinite Leave to Remain
Topic: Need help on my ILR due shortly
Replies: 30
Views: 3229

Re: Need help on my ILR due shortly

Hi Guys, I am preparing my ILR application and need help from you guys to get it prepare. My scenario is bit different and here are the full details. Visa type -- Tier 1 General First visa stamped -- 4th March 2008 First entry in UK -- 11th May 2008 (After 69 days) Visa Valid -- 3rd march 2013 (Got...
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