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Introduction of new premium service for processing Sponsor Management System requests

United Kingdom - September 20 2016 Many Sponsors will have experienced severe delays when making requests to the Home Office via their Sponsor Management System (SMS). For example, most…

Co-authors: Janette Protheroe.


New digital visa application service for visitor visas

United Kingdom - August 24 2016 In 2014 the Home Office introduced a new digital application service for applicants in China to apply for visitor visas online, known as Access UK…

Co-authors: Janette Protheroe.


Biometric Residence Permits and National Insurance numbers

United Kingdom - July 8 2016 The Home Office is currently rolling out the issuance of National Insurance (NI) numbers for all applicants applying to enter the UK under the Tier 2…

Co-authors: Janette Protheroe.


Why Brexit could usher in a new world of immigration red tape

European Union, United Kingdom - June 21 2016 With anti-immigration rhetoric pushing voters further towards a Brexit vote in the EU Referendum on 23 June, it is now clearer than ever that free…


The Immigration Act 2016 has now passed into law

United Kingdom - June 2 2016 Following our blog on 5th May 2016 - regarding the provisions of the Immigration Bill, the Immigration Act 2016 ("the Act") has now received Royal…

Co-authors: Andrew Tingley.

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