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  1. South Africa Expat Forum for Expats Living in SA
    Can I apply for a relative permit if I currently hold a visitor's visa? I think it's the same as change of status, which I've heard is not possible. I just need a 6 month valid visa so that I can apply for my PR, what can I do to get a 6 month visa? My visitor's visa expired during the...
  2. France Expat Forum for Expats Living in France
    Hi, I'm American, married to a French man. I'm 26 and have been working for 4 years since finishing my Bachelor degree in the U.S. I've decided to go back to school to do a Masters program. Since it's been more than 2 years since I was enrolled in school, I think I have to apply to the...
  3. USA Expat Forum for Expats Living in the USA
    We're currently in the U.S. on an E-3 visa (Australian professional 2-year renewable non-immigrant visa), based on my husband's employment. My husband was drawn out of the 2014 DV Lottery and, in reading about what to do next on the DV Lottery web-site, discovered that, because we're already in...
  4. Britain Expat Forum for Expats Living in the UK
    Dear anyone that can help, My wife (US citizen) and I (UK citizen) moved to the UK in early September and my wife is currently living with me on a spouse visa. My Father served as the sponsor on her visa as I was not yet currently working. When we moved here, we lived in my Father's house...
  5. France Expat Forum for Expats Living in France
    Hello, I am currently in France on a temporary working visa to teach English. My visa expires in early June, but I will be staying the summer to au pair for a family nearby. I spoke with someone at the local Prefecture and they told me I cannot simply renew my current visa, but instead must...
  6. USA Expat Forum for Expats Living in the USA
    Hi, My husband and I got married in May and filed for change of status for me immediately. We had all our paperwork reviewed by an immigration lawyer and submitted. A month later, I realized that all the paperwork had been submitted using my maiden name and not my married name. I am still...
  7. France Expat Forum for Expats Living in France
    Bonjour Tout le monde! I am making my first post after much passive use of this great site. I have a question regarding changing visas as the title of this thread indicates ;) I moved to France 5 months ago to be with my partner (who is french) and I've been studying French at University here...
  8. Australia Expat Forum for Expats Living in AU
    Hi, I recently got married. Incidentally both me and my wife have active visa applications under class 176 as we applied individually before we got married. We now are in the process of adding each other to our respective applications. Under which situation or conditions would this be a...
  9. Australia Expat Forum for Expats Living in AU
    Hi, I followed my application as below, initially I added my sister and her son to my app. The case officer required additional documents which were sent in the given time accept the child custody doc. Child custody case was filed and we requested for more time, which was given. Form 80 was...
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