Originally Posted by Nickwdw
Thank you both for you response, So am I right in saying there is no upfront cost for her to come and live and work her? Only the constraints of saying i earn x amount and have somewhere for us to live etc. As I know USA is around $6000 if you want to get a greencard. At least we can plan a wedding where we want
No, you're not right. If she comes here to marry you she 1st needs to pay for a fiancÚ visa. The fiancÚ visa is valid for 6 months during which time she cannot work. You must marry within 6 months after which she must apply for and pay for further leave to remain. Check the UKBA website.