This relates to UK Visa Processing Times Mirpur 2016 and provides the timelines for applications submitted at UK Visa Application Center Mirpur, Nau Mahal Plaza, Near Foot Ball Square, Defense Road, during the month of November 2016.
UK Visa Processing Times Mirpur AJK
Most of the Long-Term 2, 5 & 10 yrs visit visa applications processed within 15 working days. Business Visitor Visa, Tier 1 and Tier 2 applications processed within 10-15 working days. Settlement and EEA Family Permit Applications were not concluded within the service standard of UKVI’s, which for non-settlement and settlement applications is to process all the applications within 12 and 24 weeks i.e. 60 and 120 working days, respectively. If you are experiencing delays then can refer to our post on UK Visa Delay Reasons.
Long-Term Visit (more than 6 months)
81% of the applications processed within 10 days. And around 91% within 15 days. All the requests were decided within 120 working days. So 9% of the applicants had to wait longer than fifteen days and up to hundred and twenty days to receive a decision on their long-term visitor visa application.
General Visitor (6 months or less)
All applications were processed within 15 days.
Business Visit Visa (6 months or less)
All applications were processed within ten days.
Family Visit Visa (6 months or less)
Only one percent of applications concluded within 5 days. A decision was reached on 84% and 97% of the applications within 10 and 15 days, respectively. All applications were disposed of within 60 days.
Other Visit (6 months or less)
All applications disposed of within ten days.
All applications processed within 10 working days.
All applications were decided within 5 working days.
Seventy-five percent of requests concluded within five days; whereas, a decision was made on all the applications within ten days.
EEA Family Permits Processing Time
42% and 93% of the Applications decided within 30 and 60 days, respectively. All applications were disposed of within ninety days.
60% of applications within ten days. All requests were decided within thirty days.
Settlement Visa Processing Time
10% and 60% of the settlement applications for a spouse visa and dependant child and parent decided within 15 and 60 working days, respectively. Only 71% applications concluded within 120 days, probably due to extensive background checks and verifications.