Author Archives: sohini

Landmark ruling confirming EU nationals who become British can still bring non-EU spouse to the UK!

  The European Court of Justice (ECJ) has ruled that a European citizen who becomes a British citizen does not lose the right to have a spouse from a non-EU country live with them in the UK.


Prime Minister Theresa May set out an outline of her proposal at a private dinner with other EU leaders in Brussels which was not on camera but made it clear that that EU nationals legally living in the UK for … Continue reading

Are UK employers prepared for immigration changes?

  Britain is due to start negotiations for its exit from the EU, next week.  In anticipation of this, it is important to establish what UK based employers expect will happen and whether they are prepared for imminent changes.

How important is it to apply for EEA residence documents?

  We believe, the answer is:   It’s probably a good idea to have confirmation of your status in the UK.  So apply for those residence documents!

EU nationals in the UK – read all you need to know, right here!

EU nationals that are already in the UK do not need to do anything as a result of Article 50 being triggered. There will be no change to the rights and status of EU nationals living in the UK while … Continue reading

How to apply for entry into the UK using the Surinder Singh route.

The ‘Surinder Singh route’ is a route well known for those seeking to reunite with with family members.  The severe strictness brought in by the change in the UK Immigration Rules in 2012, in particular with regards to the minimum … Continue reading

What does the BREXIT White Paper mean for immigration?

Recently the government published a White Paper on Brexit which is supposed to set out proposals for the future legislation before a Bill is formally laid before Parliament.  The White Paper only sets out the UK’s current negotiating position.  Whether … Continue reading

Calling all skilled Indian workers!

Skilled Indian workers, who have for many years sought a simpler and faster process for grant of jobs visas, have got a big boost as Theresa May visited India, her first as the British Prime Minister.