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  1. Britain Expat Forum for Expats Living in the UK
    Hi, My husbands current FLR(m) visa expires in Feb 2021, so we are in the process of preparing documents for an FLR(m) extension. I have a question regarding accommodation documents. We are currently living with my mum in her council property. We have been living here for the duration of my...
  2. Britain Expat Forum for Expats Living in the UK
    Hi there, looking for advice on this. I am currently coming to the end of my 33mo spouse visa. I am completing my online application and am stuck on this question: Time Lived in the UK: Is this only in reference to the current visa I'm on (Oct 2017 - current)? I ask this because I was here on...
  3. Britain Expat Forum for Expats Living in the UK
    hi all... I was looking for a post with regards to this matter and unfortunately, I can't see any post stating when is the best time to take IELTS a2 for flr-m renewal... can anyone help me with this? is there also an expiration for IELTS that I need to take it earlier as it is quite confusing...
  4. Britain Expat Forum for Expats Living in the UK
    Hi all, We're applying for FLR-M and I have one remaining query which is Accommodation. We have just relocated for a new job, our new landlord is a Housing Association and we are renting the apartment for our exclusive use. Is a letter from the Housing Association alone sufficient or should I...
  5. Britain Expat Forum for Expats Living in the UK
    Hi all, I've started the online application for my husband's spouse visa renewal. Just want to get clarification on a couple of aspects based on: - Spouse first entered UK on a Fiance visa 17/01/2017 - First spousal visa issued on 09/03/2017 - BRP that accompanied this visa expires 07/10/2019...
  6. Britain Expat Forum for Expats Living in the UK
    Hi all, We will be applying for FLR (M) later this year. We can meet the financial requirements but are relocating and changing employment status just before applying so I would like to know what members recommend from the options below. Before I explain our situation I know it’s highly advised...
  7. Britain Expat Forum for Expats Living in the UK
    Hi all, My husband's spouse visa is coming up for renewal (aiming to submit last week of August). I've had a change in work circumstances which means we can no longer submit under Category A. I (sponsor) recently lost my full time job at end of April, and am now trying to find contract work...
  8. Britain Expat Forum for Expats Living in the UK
    We submitted our FLR (M) application yesterday, and booking the biometrics appointment raised a few questions I can't find clear answers to: 1. On most of the forum timelines I've seen, people attend an appointment within fewer than 5 days of submitting their application. How is this possible...
  9. Britain Expat Forum for Expats Living in the UK
    I have just submitted the online form for FLR M yesterday (3 May). Now I need to collect all the documents to upload before the appointment date. I've got the document checklist and would be grateful if any of you gives me the answer to my questions or the advise on what I'm missing something...
  10. Britain Expat Forum for Expats Living in the UK
    I've almost finished the online application for FLR (M), but want to clarify two questions. I've heard the answers would only be relevant if the application was denied, so I'm not sure whether to go into detail. What family or friends do you have in the country where you were born and/or any...
  11. Britain Expat Forum for Expats Living in the UK
    Hi, My husband was granted his initial leave to remain on 26th October 2016, and his visa expires on May 24th 2019. We are hoping to submit the FLR (M) application in the next few days, and would be grateful for advice on the documents we’re submitting. Mandatory documents Biometric Residence...
  12. Britain Expat Forum for Expats Living in the UK
    Hi, We are applying for a first extension for a spouse visa. The new form does make it easier to include details but I can't seem to find a guidance document like there was for the old paper form and so I am left with quite a few questions. Could anyone help with the below questions from the...
  13. Britain Expat Forum for Expats Living in the UK
    Hi there, I have nearly completed the online application for my UK Spouse Visa Extension and note there doesn't seem to be any requirement to provide personal photographs, letters, chat logs etc... I appreciate these were initially needed to prove my marriage is genuine and continuing, but am...
  14. Britain Expat Forum for Expats Living in the UK
    I have been recently granted Leave to Remain for 30 months on the 5 year partner route. I am sharing my case details maybe it can help anyone here. Background : I am an Indian national. My spouse and 2 children, all are British citizens. I applied for my initial Entry clearance from...
  15. Britain Expat Forum for Expats Living in the UK
    Please help I am having trouble understanding questions on the FLR(M) form online I am a British Citizen, I married my wife (who is originally from India )in March 2016. She applied to join me as family from outside the UK and was granted a visa for 33 months in 1 June 2016. Her visa expires in...
  16. Britain Expat Forum for Expats Living in the UK
    Hi helpful people. I am about to submit my spouse visa extension documents, and wanted to double check: * Do I have to submit a duplicate set for all documents (as I did for the original visa)? * On the document list there is a request for my children's parent's birth certificates (so that...
  17. 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...
  18. Britain Expat Forum for Expats Living in the UK
    Hello all, I am applying for the FLR (M) visa with my partner of 3 1/2 years as my current Youth Mobility Scheme visa is coming to an end. I have been casually employed with the same company since late August 2016, but only earning the required amount to meet the minimum 18,600 annual...
  19. Britain Expat Forum for Expats Living in the UK
    Hi, I am on a FLRM visa on the 5 year route and my current visa is due to expire on the 24th June of 2018 so I am due to apply for the ILR. I can't locate what the appropriate form is for this to switch from the 5 year FLR to ILR, has anyone else had this query? Also, what is the earliest...
  20. Britain Expat Forum for Expats Living in the UK
    Hi All We are currently at the stage where we are getting married and my fiance is on a fiance visa and will be applying from within the UK. I went online looking for advice and what to do next as we approach our wedding in May 2018 – Once we are married we will be applying for the FLR (M)...
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