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New Rules for Social Workers Who Supervise Asylum Seekers

New Rules for Social Workers Who Supervise Asylum Seekers image November 20, 2017

 UK is home to many asylum seekers who want a better life in a country that respects the human rights. With a massive wave of migrants, mostly from Syria in search for humanitarian protection in Europe.

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The Contribution of Immigration Workers to the UK Economy

The Contribution of Immigration Workers to the UK Economy image November 10, 2017

The rules related to Brexit are soon going to be implemented, but until then, the authorities are analyzing the workforce and how foreigners have contributed to the overall economy in the UK.

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What Is a Returning Resident Visa for UK?

What Is a Returning Resident Visa for UK? image October 22, 2017

Persons who have lived in the UK with an indefinite leave to enter or remain status and have lost the documents or lived outside the country for more than two years have the possibility of applying for a returning visa for UK.

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Prolonged Work Permits for Highly Skilled Workers After Brexit

Prolonged Work Permits for Highly Skilled Workers After Brexit image October 14, 2017

Even if Brexit (the exit of UK from the European Union) has raised numerous questions and debates regarding the foreign workforce, it is good to know that high-skilled workers from overseas are still welcomed in Great Britain.

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How to Enter UK as a South-African Citizen

How to Enter UK as a South-African Citizen image September 25, 2017

Citizens from South Africa who are interested in entering UK must comply with the requirements imposed for all kinds of visas. A tuberculosis test is necessary in this matter, if you prolong your visit in the UK for more than six months. 

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Apply for a Certificate of Entitlement for the Right of Abode in UK

Apply for a Certificate of Entitlement for the Right of Abode in UK image September 8, 2017

The right of abode in UK comes with numerous important entitlements for foreign citizens who live and work in the country. For instance, the immigration policies will no longer apply if a person receives the right of abode.

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The Difference Between ILR and British Citizenship

The Difference Between ILR and British Citizenship image August 24, 2017

The indefinite leave to remain (ILR) and the British citizenship are two different subjects a foreign citizen established in the UK should consider. The aspects related to IRL and the British citizenship needs to be properly understood.

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Obtaining a Job When You Settle in UK

Obtaining a Job When You Settle in UK image August 18, 2017

There are more than 2 million immigrants working in UK, as the Office for National Statistics for 2016 mentions, and about 200,000 citizens from EU (European Union) and non-EU countries arrive each year in UK and start a new life.

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What You Need to Do in UK if Your Sponsor Loses the Licence

What You Need to Do in UK if Your Sponsor Loses the Licence image July 23, 2017

A licenced sponsor is necessary for citizen willing to enter and work in the UK. There are cases when a sponsor loses his license, making the employee reconsider his/her status in the country. Our immigration solicitors in London are able to provide you with legal support and advice if your employer no longer has a valid licence.

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Reconsideration Requests for UK Visas

Reconsideration Requests for UK Visas image July 16, 2017

If you applied for a visa to enter UK and the decision in this matter is not as expected, you have the right to request a reconsideration. ​A reconsideration request is not an appeal to the visa decision in your case.

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Apply for Exceptional Talent Visa

Apply for Exceptional Talent Visa image June 20, 2017

The Tier 1 Exceptional Talent Visa for UK is granted for persons which have been recognized as leaders in medicine, science, arts or technology and are from Switzerland or outside the EEA (European Economic Area).

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How to Obtain a Sponsor Licence in UK

How to Obtain a Sponsor Licence in UK image June 14, 2017

Companies interested in hiring workers from outside the EEA or Switzerland need to obtain a sponsor licence in this matter, but with the concern that such important document is not a substitute for visas to enter the UK.

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Change Your Type of Visa in Case of Divorce

Change Your Type of Visa in Case of Divorce image June 7, 2017

​Marrying a British citizen as a person from an EU (European Union) or non-EU country comes with numerous benefits in the UK, such as indefinite leave to remain or even British citizenship after a few years.

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Types of Work Contracts in the UK - What You Need to Know

Types of Work Contracts in the UK - What You Need to Know image May 18, 2017

Employers in the UK have the possibility to offer different types of work contracts, according to the type of work and position they offer in the company.

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5 Reasons Why You Should Immigrate to the UK

5 Reasons Why You Should Immigrate to the UK image May 7, 2017

​The United Kingdom is on top preferences for those in search of a proper education, health, work, future career, culture and many other important aspects.

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Your Rights as an EU Immigrant in the UK

Your Rights as an EU Immigrant in the UK image April 23, 2017

Although Brexit was voted, there UK is still an EU (European Union) member state until further changes and respects the rights of any immigrant established in the country or in a relocation process.

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Financial Declarations When Entering the UK

Financial Declarations When Entering the UK image April 17, 2017

EU and non-EU citizens who want to visit or to relocate to the UK need to make the financial declarations if they carry more than EUR 10,000 with them.  

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UK Healthcare for Immigrants

UK Healthcare for Immigrants image March 21, 2017

The immigrants in the UK can benefit from the healthcare system and need to register as soon as they relocate in the country. ​the emergency aid is free for everyone, no matter the nationality you might have and the British city you live in.

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Bringing the Personal Goods in the UK as an Immigrant

Bringing the Personal Goods in the UK as an Immigrant image March 16, 2017

People who want to move to the UK from different countries worldwide should analyze the rules and regulations regarding the entrance and acceptance of their personal goods.

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What You Need to Know About the Tuberculosis Test for Visa

What You Need to Know About the Tuberculosis Test for Visa image March 13, 2017

Due to strict consideration related to the health in the UK, the authorities enforced the tuberculosis test before granting the visa to enter the country.

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The Evolution of Immigration to UK After 1945

The Evolution of Immigration to UK After 1945 image March 10, 2017

About 800 million people were registered in the UK at the end of the 18th century, until 1956. Most of them were immigrants who entered the country without having to apply for a visa or for a special document.

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The Aliens Act 1905 - The First Immigration Law in the UK

The Aliens Act 1905 - The First Immigration Law in the UK image February 21, 2017

Russians, Polish, and Jews were the first migrants registered in the UK, followed by many others from different countries. The first document related to the immigration in the UK was created in 1905.

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Chinese Migration in the UK

Chinese Migration in the UK image February 18, 2017

The first Chinese citizens were registered in the UK at the end of the 18th century and the beginning of the 19th century, in London and Liverpool. They represent nowadays an important part in the UK.

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The Difference Between Refugees and Asylum Seekers in the UK

The Difference Between Refugees and Asylum Seekers in the UK image February 13, 2017

Although there is a thin mark between the terms "asylum seeker" and the "refugee", people need to understand the difference and to respect any of the statuses mentioned here.

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Who Can Obtain Asylum in the UK?

Who Can Obtain Asylum in the UK? image February 9, 2017

The fear of persecution for race, nationality, political or religion reasons make people search for asylum and for a new home. The UK has always helped citizens with these problems.

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