Tag: Tier 2 Visa

Genuineness Test Tier 2 Visa UK | Add’l Documents & Interview

Genuineness Test Tier 2 Visa UK

Since many applicants are confused about the Tier 2 Visa Application Assessment Procedure, especially whether an interview is required during the assessment process. Therefore, this post relates to Genuineness Test Tier 2 Visa UK and explains the details of why additional documents and interview may be required for assessing a Tier 2 Visa Application, how a Tier 2 Genuineness Test is conducted and what is required to be established for the grant of a Tier 2 Visa. Calling for an interview is an executive prerogative of the Immigration Officer, usually an ECO, for any type of visa application if the Entry Clearance Officer is not able to decide an application on the documentary evidence submitted with the application. And one needs to attend the interview, failing to do without a cogent reason attracts a Refusal under Paragraph 320(7D) of the Immigration Rules and Paragraph V 3.12(b)(i) of Appendix V for a visitor visa application.

Tier 2 Priority Service Timeline | UK Priority Visa Fee

TIER 2 PRIORITY SERVICE TIMELINE

This relates to Tier 2 Priority Processing Times 2018 for in-country applications submitted for Tier 2 (General), Tier 2 (Minister of religion), Tier 2 (Sportsperson), and Tier 2 (Intra company transfer) Visas and covers the following details: Request for Inclusion in Tier 2 Priority Service; Tier 2 Visa Application Fee and UK Priority Visa Fee; Priority Service Vs. Standard…

Tier 2 Visa Statistics April-June 2017

Tier 2 Entry Clearance, Extension and Settlement Grants

This relates to Tier 2 Visa Statistics for entry clearance, extension and settlement grants during the second quarter (April-June) 2017. In total, 39,834 UK visa granted i.e. 23,589 entry clearance visas, 13,423 extensions and 2,822 settlements to Tier 2 General, ICT, Minister of Religion, Sportsperson, Work Permit Holders and Dependants applicants. Tier 2 Entry Clearance…

UK Work Visa Statistics April-June 2017

UK Entry Clearance Visa Right to Work

This relates to UK Immigration and Work Visa Statistics for entry clearance, extension and settlement grants during the second quarter (April-June) 2017. All in all, 68,792 UK visa granted i.e. 46,582 entry clearance visas, 17,890 extensions and 4,320 settlements to Tier 1, Tier 2, Tier 5, Non-PBS and other work visa applicants. UK Entry Clearance…

Appendix C Immigration Rules: Maintenance Funds Tier 1, 2, 4, 5

Appendix C Immigration Rules Maintenance Funds Guidance

This relates to Appendix C Immigration Rules, which explains the details of maintenance for Points Based System Tier 1 HS Migrants, Tier 2 Work, Tier 4 Student and Tier 5 Temporary Workers. Tier 1 Migrants require to score 10 Points for maintenance funds, the details of which are covered in paragraphs 1 to 3 of Appendix C. Tier 2 Migrants such as Tier 1 General, Sportsperson, Minister of Religion, Intra Company Transfers (ICT) require to score 10 Points for maintenance funds, which are covered in paragraphs 4 to 5 of Appendix C. Tier 5 (Youth Mobility) Temporary Migrants require to score 10 Points for maintenance funds, which are covered in paragraphs 6 to 7 of Appendix C. Tier 5 (Temporary Worker) Migrants require to score 10 Points for maintenance funds, which are covered in paragraphs 8 to 9 of Appendix C. Tier 4 (General) Students require to score 10 Points for maintenance funds, which are covered in paragraphs 10 to 11 of Appendix C; whereas, Notes to Tier 4 maintenance funds are elucidated in paragraphs 12 to 13D. Tier 4 (Child) Students require to score 10 Points for maintenance funds, which are covered in paragraphs 15 to 16 of Appendix C; whereas, Notes to Tier 4 maintenance funds are elucidated in paragraphs 17 to 21C.

Leave to Enter/Remain, ILR in the UK as Child of a PBS Migrant

Indefinite Leave in the UK as Child of a Tier 1, 2, 4, 5 Migrant

Details of Paragraphs 319F to 319J of the Immigration Rules Part 8: Family Members Home Office, UK Government. Published on 29 February 2016 Updated on 02 May 2017 Settlement of Child of Relevant PBS Migrants in the UK The Paragraphs 319F, 319G, 319H, 319H-SD, 319I and 319J explains the Purpose of the Route, Entry to the UK, Requirements for Entry Clearance or Leave to Remain, Specified Documents for Child above 16, Period…

Leave to Enter/Remain, ILR in the UK as Spouse of a PBS Migrant

Indefinite Leave in the UK as Spouse of a Tier 1, 2, 4, 5 Migrant

Partners of Relevant Points Based System (PBS) Migrants– Paragraphs 319AA to  319E of the Immigration Rules Part 8: Family Members Home Office, UK Government. Published on 29 February 2016 Updated on 02 May 2017. Spouse, Partners of PBS Tier 1, Tier 2, Tier 4, Tier 5 Migrants The Paragraphs 319AA, 319A, 319B, 319C, 319D, 319E explains the Meaning of Relevant PBS Migrant, Purpose, Entry to the UK,…

Details of UK Immigration and Work Visas during 2005-15

Details of UK Immigration and Work Visas Issued during 2005-15

According to the official statistics of the Home Office UK, during the eleven years period from 2005 to 2015, a total of 1.98 million (i.e. 1,982,292) work related entry clearance visas were issued at the post from outside of UK under Points Based Systems (PBS), and pre-PBS equivalent. Since a total of 24.36 million (i.e. 24,368,475) visas were issued during the aforesaid period, therefore, the work related visas accounted for 8.13% of the total visas issued at the post for entry clearance to the UK during 2005-15.