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  1. Britain Expat Forum for Expats Living in the UK
    Dear all, My appointment is coming Wednesday, Filing my form and almost done. Few things needs to make sure from experienced members here. I worked until 2017 July, can't work anymore as wife got severe illness. My wife is getting PIP, CB, CTC, ESA and HB, so I am financially exempt. Now on...
  2. Britain Expat Forum for Expats Living in the UK
    Hello fellow advice seekers and givers I am an Brazilian Citizen who has recently become engaged to my English sweetheart Our visits to each other are just not enough anymore Naturally we wish to spend our lives together. Due to his illness he is unable to live in Brazil so I am wishing...
  3. Britain Expat Forum for Expats Living in the UK
    Hi I have a question about applying for my wife's spouse visa. Re the financial requirements, I will shortly be in receipt of DLA for my son's autism. I don't know exactly how much it will be but worst case scenario the lowest rate is GBP21.55 per week. I am also in receipt of Working Tax...
  4. Britain Expat Forum for Expats Living in the UK
    I'm hoping Joppa or nyclon can help with this one... We got refused for a Spouse visa because my ESA benefit wasn't accepted as a benefit for "adequate maintenance" on it's own, but have been told it can be used towards it if I was on DLA (now PIP) However there are two types of ESA and from...
  5. Britain Expat Forum for Expats Living in the UK
    Question for you all: My fiance settlement visa application is sitting with an immigration officer in Sheffield right now. I just got an e-mail this morning which asked for bank statements showing that my disabled sponsor recieves DLA. I've included the paperwork that says he gets DLA, but I...
  6. Britain Expat Forum for Expats Living in the UK
    Hello. I am 22 years old and currently living with my mother who lives in a 2 bedroom Council flat. She gets housing benefit, but I don't. I'm under DLA. I want my girlfriend from the US to come live with me. I've been reading up a lot and I know that you need to prove that you can maintain and...
  7. Britain Expat Forum for Expats Living in the UK
    Hello, I apologize if I have posted in the wrong section! I met my girlfriend online about 2 years ago, and we were finally able to meet a week ago. We took pictures together, went out and well.. it was the greatest time of our lives. I've spent hours looking into how I can bring her here to...
  8. Portugal Expat Forum for Expats Living in Portugal
    Hi I was wondering if anyone could help? I currently get the higher level of DLA and am thinking of moving to Portugal. I realize I cannot get the mobility allowance part. But does anyone know if you can continue to get the care part past the 26 weeks allocated to be classed at temporarily...
  9. Britain Expat Forum for Expats Living in the UK
    Hello. Firstly, I am a Kiwi living in New Zealand trying to understand how to join my British partner who lives in the UK. I have been reading through all the new information regarding the financial requirements involved in the fiance/spouse visas. Im quite confused and am looking for some...
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