Finding a Job In the UK

Finding a Job In the UK

For many, if not everyone, applying for visas for the UK, finding a job before or when you arrive is a daunting prospect. In fact, for a few visas, the ancestral, spousal and working visas, a job is a requirement in order to meet either financial or the actual visa...
Everything You Need to Know About the Marriage Visa

Everything You Need to Know About the Marriage Visa

If you’ve been with your partner for a fairly long period of time, something around 2 years or more, and plan to get married, you have the option of applying for a Marriage Visitor’s Visa and then a Spousal Visa. This may be the cheaper and quicker option,...
Proving Your Return for a UK Visitor’s Visa

Proving Your Return for a UK Visitor’s Visa

With the festive season around the corner, many people are applying for their UK visitor’s visas for a UK winter. Many people assume it’s a pretty straight forward application, and whilst for the most part it is, one of the biggest issues is proving to the High...
Do You Qualify for an Ancestral Visa?

Do You Qualify for an Ancestral Visa?

Many South African’s hope they can access the UK through ancestors but the ancestry route can be a tricky one. For starters, only individuals with a parent actually born in the UK can apply for a British passport. An individual with a grandparent who was born in...
The Benefits of Using an Immigration Agent

The Benefits of Using an Immigration Agent

There are many discussions on the various social media groups about whether to use an immigration agent or to just do it yourself. There are always individuals that advocate for the simplicity and costing saving of doing it yourself, and then there are those who...
Tips for Applying for a UK Visa

Tips for Applying for a UK Visa

It’s no secret that South Africa is seeing a mass exodus to various countries, but one of the most popular and easiest exits in terms of the amount of South Africans with British passports, is the UK. But applying for a UK visa isn’t always as simple as it seems. We...
Tips For Your Route to Indefinite Leave to Remain

Tips For Your Route to Indefinite Leave to Remain

If you’re on a visa that leads to Indefinite Leave to Remain, it may seem like ILR is a long way off, but while you’re staying and working in the UK, being prepared can only make things easier and smoother when the time comes to apply. Ensure you earn enough Just as...
Moving to the UK Checklist

Moving to the UK Checklist

Moving to the UK and waiting for your visa can be an all-consuming process that comes with lots of impatience and frustration. Unfortunately, you can’t do anything during this time except for wait, so it makes sense to have a checklist of all the stuff you need to do...