General Grounds for Refusal under Immigration Rules & Appendix V

General Grounds for Refusal under Immigration Rules & Appendix V

The post explains the details of immigration refusals on general grounds under Paragraph 320 and refusals of visitor visa applications under Appendix V for Visitors. General Grounds for Refusal under Immigration Rules & Appendix V The Immigration Rules have two (2) types of refusal on general grounds. It depends on the grounds an immigration officer…

UK Visa Statistics 2005-17 indicates an ave refusal rate of 14.46%

This post relates to the details of the number of entry clearance applications made for UK Visa and Immigration between Jan 1, 2005, and Dec 31, 2017, under various categories such as Visits, Immigration, Settlement, Work, Study (including Short Term), Family, Dep. joining or accompanying, EEA Family Permits, and Others (Visitors). The post provides the number of UK…

Tier 1 Entrepreneur Visa is for doing genuine business in the UK

This explains why Tier 1 Entrepreneur visa is only for doing genuine business in the UK. And also highlights the possible Tier 1 entrepreneur visa refusal reasons for entry clearance, extension and ILR applications. Perhaps, the post tries to explain the purpose of Tier 1 entrepreneur route of doing genuine business in the UK. Therefore,…

UK Visa Supporting Documents and Proof of Intent to Return Home

UK Visa Supporting Documents Checklist | Evidence of Family Ties

This relates to UK visa supporting documents and proof of intent to return home. Accordingly, the post explains the importance of supporting documents for a successful decision and how to prove ties to home country UK visa? Perhaps, proving intent to return to home country in accordance with Paragraph V4.2(a) Appendix V of Immigration Rules is critical…

Tier 1 Entrepreneur Maintenance Funds & Cost of Living in the UK

Tier 1 Entrepreneur Maintenance Funds Requirements

This relates to Tier 1 Entrepreneur Maintenance Funds to support the cost of living of the main applicants and their dependant family members. Certainly, Tier 1 Entrepreneur visa issues with a condition of no recourse to public funds. Therefore, applicants need financial savings to support the cost of living in the UK. Accordingly, as per Appendix…

Tier 1 Entrepreneur Team for Two Genuine Partners to Claim Points

Tier 1 Entrepreneur Team

This relates to Tier 1 Entrepreneur Team as two migrants may make a joint application under Tier 1 (Entrepreneur) route and may claim points for the same investment and business activity with another person. It is expedient to form a genuine entrepreneurial team and not to create a team for reducing the financial burden per applicant.…

Genuine Entrepreneur Test and Intentions of Doing Business in UK

Tier 1 Entrepreneur | Genuine Entrepreneur Test

The post relates to Tier 1 Genuine Entrepreneur Test for determining the intentions of an applicant of doing genuine business activity in the UK. Accordingly, the post covers the details of the genuine entrepreneur test in the context of the purpose of the Tier 1 entrepreneur route. Moreover, the post discusses the elements of the…

UK Visit Visa Extension- Can I Extend My UK Visitor Visa?

UK Visit Visa Extension Applications and Refusal Rate 2015-17

Yes, a visitor can extend a visitor visa from inside the UK. The UK visit visa extension fee for the main applicant and dependants is £993/- per applicant. Moreover, the UKVI’s service standard is to process all non-settlement visa applications such as visitor visa extension within 8 weeks. Accordingly, the post highlights the immigration statistics,…

Judicial Review UK Immigration to Challenge UK Visa Refusal & Ban

Judicial Review UK Visa Refusal

This relates to UK Visa Judicial Review and explains the meaning and purpose of Judicial Review and how it can be helpful in challenging Immigration Refusal Decisions, especially when there is either no right of appeal or limited right of appeal is stated in the refusal letter. The section relating to Judicial Review UK Visa…