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  1. Dubai Expat Forum for Expats Living in Dubai
    Hello, I am a UK citizen and been living in Dubai for the last 8 years. I recently changed my name legall by UK deed poll and last week I changed my name on my passport, whilst back in the UK. I am now applying for a new visa with a new company/job and am giving my new name and passport, but...
  2. Canada Expat Forum for Expats Living in Canada
    Hi everyone, long time reader, first time member/poster. I need a little bit of advice. A bit about me. I am 22 years of age, living in Australia. I hold a Bachelor of Arts and I’m training towards my commercial pilot licence. My ambitions are to move to Canada and fly up north once I obtain my...
  3. Articles: Europe
    People wanting to move to the UK should be required to learn English before arriving or attend compulsory classes when they do, according to a new report from British MPs. The report from the All Party Parliamentary Group on Social Integration also calls for a regionally led immigration system...
  4. Spain Expat Forum for Expats Living in Spain
    My partner and I have a museum & gift shop in the U.S. that we want to move to Barcelona. The business is in his name, he's the sole proprietor, AND we don't live together. Reading up on this type of business visa, it sounds like you can get employees or family added to the visa, but me and my...
  5. Australia Expat Forum for Expats Living in AU
    What is the process of submitting a 457 visa application for primary applicant + partner after the employer has completed the nomination stage? From reading the official Australian Immigration website (sorry, can't post links yet), it seems that we should do this, in order: 1. Create and log in...
  6. Australia Expat Forum for Expats Living in AU
    Hi all I am new to the forum and having gone through various threads...am now confident that I need not go through the agent route and can do this on my own, courtesy this forum and awesome members...kudos to the contributors. I was reluctant to start this thread, but couldn't find any related...
  7. Articles: Australasia & the Pacific Islands
    The number of people moving to New Zealand has set another new record with the country seeing 126,100 arriving in the year to October 2016, official data shows. It means that the country is even more popular with immigrants moving to live and work with October’s record surpassing the previous...
  8. Articles: Americas
    The Government of Canada has confirmed that it is committed to an immigration system that strengthens the country’s middle class through economic growth and attracting investment. It means that there are likely to be more opportunities for people with skills and those wanting to start a...
  9. Europe Marketplace
    We are Cape Town based immigration lawyers who assist foreign nationals with getting their desired South African visa quickly and easily. Visit our site for more information about the types of visas and visa services we offer. Take a free assessment online here or call us on +27 21 286 0057.
  10. Britain Expat Forum for Expats Living in the UK
    This will hopefully be one of my last post for a while, this sight has given me alot of insight and help and this week I will be purchasing my tickets to visit my boyfriend in England for the seconds time. I will be staying from aprox. December 3rd till Febuary 26th. I have been very worried...
  11. Britain Expat Forum for Expats Living in the UK
    Been looking through the threads and can't see any reference to this. When traveling with my fiance previously (when we were just bf/gf) and we left the UK, there are 2 lines at immigration usually -- one for EU and one for everyone else. We had always split up (him headed to the EU line, any...
  12. USA Expat Forum for Expats Living in the USA
    Hi, I am helping my uncle to fill out his DS 260 family based USA immigration visa application form. In the DS 260 form, one field asks, 'Do you seek to enter the United States for the purpose of performing skilled or unskilled labor but have not yet been certified by the Secretary of Labor?'...
  13. Other Asia
    Hi everyone! I'm moving to Canada next week and need to ship 10-15 large boxes of personal belongings (clothes, household items, etc.) to Saskatoon, Saskatchewan BUT my shipping company just informed me they can't ship it until I show proof of Permanent Residency (PR). I married a Canadian...
  14. Articles: Europe
    The UK is not going to introduce a points based immigration system similar to the one used in Australia after British Prime Minister Theresa May ruled out such a move. There is currently a lot of speculation about what the new immigration regime will be as the UK moves towards leaving the...
  15. Britain Expat Forum for Expats Living in the UK
    Hi, I was on three year spouse visa here in Uk. I applied for extension on 14 July and provided these documents to Home Office: 1. Job contract. 2. Bank Statement. 3. Payslips. 4. Marriage certificates and children's birth certificates. In response I received a letter from home office...
  16. Articles: Europe
    More people than ever before aspire to move to another country to live and work and many achieve their dream but a new survey has found that attitudes to immigration throughout the world are often negative. The survey covering 22 countries, including those popular with expats such as the UK...
  17. Articles: Australasia & the Pacific Islands
    New Zealand's population grew by 97,300, or 2.1%, to 4.69 million in the year to the end of June 2016, the largest annual increase ever. The data from Statistics New Zealand show that the last time the country experienced population growth over 2% was in 1974 and before that it was at the peak...
  18. Britain Expat Forum for Expats Living in the UK
    Hello! This is the first time I've ever posted in a forum so if this fits somewhere better, then let me know but I have a bit of a dilemma. I'm also aware this might sound childish but visas/immigration law/etc is ridiculously complex. Anyways, at the end of May, my boyfriend and I met for the...
  19. Mexico Expat Forum for Expats Living in Mexico
    Somewhere in an old thread, someone suggested that having Mexican children made a difference to your immigration options. My wife is Mexican and she's pregnant with our first child, who will be born over there. So come October, I'll have a Mexican citizen daughter and a Mexican citizen wife. I'm...
  20. Australia Expat Forum for Expats Living in AU
    Have confusion around the institution name in EOI I have done my bachelors from Chitkara Institute of Engg and Tech affiliated to Punjab Technical University. My ACS report states Bachelors from Punjab Technical University. Now when I fill the Education section I have below confusion - What...
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