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  1. Britain Expat Forum for Expats Living in the UK
    Hello, I have a quick question about using a digital tenancy agreement for cohabitation proof for my first FLR(m) application. My partner and I are using our first tenancy agreement as our earliest proof of cohabitation/correspondence. However, it was digitally signed with docusign (we were not...
  2. Britain Expat Forum for Expats Living in the UK
    Hello! My unmarried partner (sponsor; UK citizen) and I (applicant from USA) are just about to submit our FLR(M) application (I am currently on a Tier 4 visa) and I wanted to get some opinions regarding our cohabitation correspondence evidence. Thank you in advance for your input! Because we...
  3. Britain Expat Forum for Expats Living in the UK
    I am making a FLR M spouse visa first extension application. I was landed in the UK in May 2016 and my visa expires in Jan 2019. I am planning to submit the following documents to prove cohabitation. I would appreciate if someone could take a look and please shed some light on the following...
  4. Britain Expat Forum for Expats Living in the UK
    Hi there I am looking to sponsor my partner who is Canadian for the 'Unmarried Visa' and fulfill all requirements but just having trouble with the cohabitation of at least 2 years. We both received NHS letters to my parent's address in which we were both staying 6 days after arriving in the UK...
  5. Britain Expat Forum for Expats Living in the UK
    Hello everyone, I just had a couple of quick questions regarding the Spouse Visa. This will be the first application. I am currently living in the UK on a tier 2 visa and my spouse is British. We were Married at the end of August 2018 in the UK. I have a premium appointment booked at the end...
  6. Britain Expat Forum for Expats Living in the UK
    I'm new here and would appreciate some advice on my wife and me's living situation. She moved to the UK to join me last year and we share a flat in London (with both our names on the lease). However, I'm only there on weekends. I'm a doctor and during the weekdays I work in Leicester. Since I...
  7. Britain Expat Forum for Expats Living in the UK
    Hi all, I'm British and my partner is from the US. We've been living together in Asia for two years+, and I'm hoping to secure a unmarried partner visa for her to come to the UK with me while I study. We have sufficient savings, and apartment leases with our names on for the two years...
  8. Britain Expat Forum for Expats Living in the UK
    Hi all, New member here and about to make appointment for premium service appointment for unmarried partner visa in coming end of August. I have few questions here and there, so will start by providing some background first: Background I am a BNO passport holder from HK and my partner is...
  9. Britain Expat Forum for Expats Living in the UK
    Hello again, all! :wave: My expat journey has including applying and successfully being granted: 1) Fiancee visa (entered the UK July 2015) 2) First FLR(M) (October 2015) 3) FLR(M) extension (March 2018) All with the help of this fantastic forum! Now it is a matter of waiting another 2.5...
  10. Britain Expat Forum for Expats Living in the UK
    Hey, This is my first time on the forum. I am british but my partner is Australian. We met whilst she was studying in the UK and following the end of her course she went back to live with parents abroad for a year. We continued our relationship long distance, metting 4 or 5 times and then she...
  11. Britain Expat Forum for Expats Living in the UK
    Hi All, I was previously on a Tier 5 YMS visa and submitted an application to switch to an unmarried partner visa on 1 Dec 2017. I have just received a letter from the Home Office requesting further cohabitation evidence for the period between Dec 2015 - May 2016. I am surprised as I thought...
  12. Britain Expat Forum for Expats Living in the UK
    Hi there, My boyfriend and I are looking into moving to the UK and are just starting to investigate our options. I've gone through the UK gov site and this forum, and think the unmarried partner visa is a potential option for us. My main concern however, is around evidence of cohabitation. A...
  13. Britain Expat Forum for Expats Living in the UK
    Hello, I am wondering if anyone could help and see if I am okay to go ahead with an application for a Visa in August. Here is the situation, I am a British Citizen who moved to New Zealand when I was young, when in high school I met my boyfriend who I have dated since 2014. I turned 18 in...
  14. Britain Expat Forum for Expats Living in the UK
    Hi all, When applying for leave to remain as an unmarried partner, I know they ask for a minimum of 6 items of correspondence covering the two years of cohabitation. My partner and I only have a few items of correspondence addressed to us jointly such as joint tenancy agreements, council tax...
  15. Britain Expat Forum for Expats Living in the UK
    Hi everyone, I''m hoping to apply for leave to remain as an unmarried partner to a British national from within the UK. By the time I apply, we will have been in a relationship for 3 years and 3 months. We will have lived together throughout the duration of my time in the UK on a T5 Youth...
  16. Britain Expat Forum for Expats Living in the UK
    Hi, I am trying to understand the relationship between the following questions: Section 3 (Sponsor Details)- Q3.9 How Long has your sponsor been living in the UK? Section 5 (Immigration History)- Q.5.3 - When did you Enter the UK? Section 6 (Relationship) - Q.6.7 When did you start living...
  17. Britain Expat Forum for Expats Living in the UK
    Hi everyone. I am a non EU national and my fiance is an EU national who just moved to UK to work. We applied for an EEA family permit visa(unmarried partner) to get me to UK as well , but my application got refused. We didn't provide evidence that we lived together for 2 years. the reason is...
  18. Britain Expat Forum for Expats Living in the UK
    Hi, The application for FLR(M) extension for my wife is due in May 2016. Maybe it is obvious to some but I am having difficulty interpreting the requirement of cohabitation. It says that we need to prove that we have been living together since the last FLR(M) application for a maximum of 2...
  19. Britain Expat Forum for Expats Living in the UK
    Hi all, I would appreciate some advice with regards to lodging an unmarried partner visa. I have been living in the UK since Dec 2011, initially on the tier 5 visa, and since January 2014 on the Tier 2 General. My partner is a British citizen and I am an Australian citizen. I met him in...
  20. Britain Expat Forum for Expats Living in the UK
    Hi all, This is a post regarding the rules once a visa is obtained. My partner recently obtained his unmarried partner visa and we now both now live and work in the same area. Due to the nature of my work however, I have just been asked to relocate 4-5 days a week on an out of town project...
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