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by Heisgood
Mon Oct 28, 2013 1:25 pm
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: October 2013 - Naturalisation Application Timeline
Replies: 1644
Views: 155790

Eligibility criteria: Spouse of BC (5.5 years exercising EEA treaty rights - no PR card), 110 absences in the last 12 months Method of application: Postal Date of application: 9 October 2013 Date of receipt by UKBA: 10 October 2013 (tracked) Date of acknowledgement : Date of debit of fees: Date of ...
by Heisgood
Fri Oct 25, 2013 11:57 am
Forum: Indefinite Leave to Remain
Topic: ILR approved at solihull
Replies: 2
Views: 593

Re: ILR approved at solihull

Hi, my ILR is approved at solihull, This is WP + Tier 1 category. I am extremely thankful for all advises member/seniors provided with patience for most basic queries to complicated ones. Process: Staff at solihull is friendly and helpful. 1. Airport type security check. 2. At security I was assign...
by Heisgood
Thu Oct 24, 2013 10:40 pm
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: Do parking fines,bus lane & FPN affect my citizenship ap
Replies: 41
Views: 8674

The below paragraph is from HO website "Your criminal record We will carry out criminal record checks on all applications from people aged 10 and over. You must give details of all criminal convictions both within and outside the United Kingdom. This includes road traffic offences. Fixed fine notic...
by Heisgood
Thu Oct 24, 2013 9:55 pm
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: Do parking fines,bus lane & FPN affect my citizenship ap
Replies: 41
Views: 8674

I am corresponding with a senior caseworker to get clarification. The below paragraph is from HO website "Your criminal record We will carry out criminal record checks on all applications from people aged 10 and over. You must give details of all criminal convictions both within and outside the Uni...
by Heisgood
Thu Oct 24, 2013 9:23 pm
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: Travelling to EU with new Brit passport
Replies: 8
Views: 680

Re: Travelling to EU with new Brit passport

Hi Has anyone traveled to any part of the EU soon after acquiring BC and passport? I am a naturalised Brit (for more than 8 years now) and my wife naturalised recently. She is awaiting her passport interview and will get her passport soon after. We are waiting for that ;) so we can travel together ...
by Heisgood
Thu Oct 24, 2013 11:55 am
Forum: Indefinite Leave to Remain
Topic: Job Title Change
Replies: 15
Views: 1385

Thanks for your reply; but does the form ask for the job title and new job title in case of significant changes in responsibilities or for all instances? If you can advice please As indicated above it may worth getting clarification from HO /Employer to be safe. See this thread on the forum it may ...
by Heisgood
Wed Oct 23, 2013 3:42 pm
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: 2 queries about Good character for Citizenship
Replies: 56
Views: 5354

I have read the following and belive that my chat would be held on the PND ( Police National Database) and then obviously UKBA would be able to see it, but am not sure if it is on PND or not so is there anyway to find? http://www.parliament.uk/briefing-papers/SN06441.pdf‎ I have done PNC and Enhanc...
by Heisgood
Wed Oct 23, 2013 3:27 pm
Forum: Indefinite Leave to Remain
Topic: Job Title Change
Replies: 15
Views: 1385

Thanks for your response I am currently on old Work Permit -- I found this link just a while back http://www.ukba.homeoffice.gov.uk/visas-immigration/working/tier2/general/sponsorship/sponsorduties/ and it states the sponsors duties to be as follows: "if there are any significant changes in your ci...
by Heisgood
Wed Oct 23, 2013 2:33 pm
Forum: Indefinite Leave to Remain
Topic: Job Title Change
Replies: 15
Views: 1385

raykau wrote:Just to confirm my salary level has remained approximately same.

Please can anybody help me with their thoughts on this?

Many Thanks
What visa are you currently on ?
by Heisgood
Mon Oct 14, 2013 6:20 pm
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: NCS Interview (took 30 mins) – A walk in the park
Replies: 14
Views: 1272

Heisgood, could you please share the list of all the documents that you had prepared ? Here or on the other thread http://www.immigrationboards.com/viewtopic.php?t=148476 , that'd be much appreciated. They are listed above. It's not like ILR to be honest, so keep it nice and simple. Also it's not a...
by Heisgood
Mon Oct 14, 2013 6:13 pm
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: NCS Interview (took 30 mins) – A walk in the park
Replies: 14
Views: 1272

Nope. They are just forwarding service. Sometimes they don't even read your application and carefully check it. They were also confused whether to use new or old form. That checklist is for them to check certain parts especially obvious ones and be on safe side and not send any application they may...
by Heisgood
Mon Oct 14, 2013 6:07 pm
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: NCS Interview (took 30 mins) – A walk in the park
Replies: 14
Views: 1272

Good luck with your application :) Few questions if you can please clarify: Why did you take 2 passports current and old? Is it because your entry visa was in old passport? I have an old passport back from 8 years ago and have nothing to do with coming to UK. So wondering if I need to take that as ...
by Heisgood
Thu Oct 10, 2013 9:11 pm
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: NCS Interview (took 30 mins) – A walk in the park
Replies: 14
Views: 1272

since you meeting / chat with ncs a walk in the park, did they check if you tick page 17???????????????? Forget it. It's not needed. I use it as a guide to ensure I had everything. They will give you something to sign at the end with 11 or so questions and tick box answers (YES/NO) as explained abo...
by Heisgood
Thu Oct 10, 2013 9:06 pm
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: NCS Interview (took 30 mins) – A walk in the park
Replies: 14
Views: 1272

unlike a PEO interview for ILR, NCS are simply document forwarding agency for UKBA. NCS do not make the decision. It is like VFS. But congratulations anyway. Thanks wpilr_nov12. You are correct, however some of them have been show stoppers for people if you don't have all the requirements particula...
by Heisgood
Thu Oct 10, 2013 5:10 pm
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: NCS Interview (took 30 mins) – A walk in the park
Replies: 14
Views: 1272

NCS Interview (took 30 mins) – A walk in the park

First and foremost, thanks be unto the Living God and our Lord Jesus Christ who has helped me thus far on all my journeys in life including immigration. This forum has been priceless for free guidance and I appreciate everyone who contributed positively to help me and many others. After 5yrs Wpermit...
by Heisgood
Wed Oct 09, 2013 10:27 am
Forum: Indefinite Leave to Remain
Topic: SHEFFIELD ILR SUCCESS
Replies: 1
Views: 493

Re: SHEFFIELD ILR SUCCESS

Hi all, Thanks for the advice over the last few years, I took my wife to the Sheffield PEO on Thursday for her ILR application and it was successful - not only that but it was amazingly efficient and pain free :) I expected been taken into a dark room and hounded with questions for a few hours - bu...
by Heisgood
Tue Oct 08, 2013 11:21 am
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: Mistake in filling paymant slip
Replies: 12
Views: 1014

imran22 wrote:Hi

So if i am paying by master card will I cross the rest of the options which are VISA/DELTA/ELECTRON/SWITCH/SOLO ? YES (the form clearly states delete as appropriate)

OR

You circle around master card?

Many thanks
by Heisgood
Tue Oct 08, 2013 10:50 am
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: Help Filling AN form
Replies: 3
Views: 384

Re: Help Filling AN form

indeed....on the letter it doesnt show ref no.. just case no... so i reckon use...ur brp card no RC**** something. Hi all, I have a question regarding the very first question on Form AN (1.1). Please give previous Immigration and Nationality Directorate or Border and Immigration Agency or UK Border...
by Heisgood
Sat Oct 05, 2013 3:09 pm
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: Almost there please review - Thanks
Replies: 6
Views: 481

Re: ILR letter

VR wrote:AKhan,

No. That letter is not important. The ILR stamp on the passport is sufficient.This letter is too generic and has been left out by many solicitors.
cheers
vr
Thanks VR and AKhan appreciate the feedback.
by Heisgood
Fri Oct 04, 2013 4:40 pm
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: Naturalisation - Speeding offence Letter
Replies: 9
Views: 2620

Re: He mentions 2/10/2013

Dear Heisgood, Anand has mentioned the date of driving awareness as above. You are correct that you cant do the course before the date of the offence . But you interpret it this way because you took it as 2/20/2013. :-) M8 like I said, relax. As your filing date nears you are reading in doubles :D ...
by Heisgood
Fri Oct 04, 2013 1:59 pm
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: Almost there please review - Thanks
Replies: 6
Views: 481

Your ILR letter - There is no ILR letter - You get a vague letter saying your BRP card will come in 10 days. With the BRP card there is a letter that I will walk with. Also ensure you do not have a big gap between your old and new passports. No gaps UKBA payment form - listed above payment slip /fo...
by Heisgood
Fri Oct 04, 2013 1:34 pm
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: Almost there please review - Thanks
Replies: 6
Views: 481

Almost there please review - Thanks

In 6days time, God spare life my wife and I will be applying for BC via NCS - I have no room for errors as I fly out a few hours after the application process is completed. Primary Envelope 4 Passports ( both old and new) 2 Residence BRP cards / Letter 2 Life in UK Test Two completed forms (new)/ wi...
by Heisgood
Fri Oct 04, 2013 12:24 pm
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: 2 queries about Good character for Citizenship
Replies: 56
Views: 5354

Point noted, however my friend a chat is just that a chat! Unless you are not painting a clear picture as officers don't just show up for arguments.Nevertheless,I am still confused as to why you want to complicate your case. If you want to write about the other incident then perhaps maybe but about...
by Heisgood
Fri Oct 04, 2013 11:43 am
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: 5 PCN's - should I wait ?
Replies: 30
Views: 4485

The new guidance remains ambiguous however, PCNs and PNDs should not create a refusal unless there are for offences such as Drugs and Violence. However, the caseworker will always have the discretion to reject so perhaps waiting until a year has lapsed would be a consideration. VR and Amber - This ...
by Heisgood
Fri Oct 04, 2013 7:31 am
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: 2 queries about Good character for Citizenship
Replies: 56
Views: 5354

No need to disclose, shouldn't be an issue. Thankyou for your advice but I found the following two paragraphs from the good character guide and booklet of form AN for naturalization and it has really made me paranoid again on whether to disclose the police incident or not because if they find out a...
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