Fadi Farhat discusses Hong Kong & BNO status live on Bloomberg Radio
202007.02
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Fadi Farhat discusses Hong Kong & BNO status live on Bloomberg Radio

Our legal experts are often invited to share their views and expertise on UK immigration issues by various news networks. Earlier today (July 2nd, 2020 at 7.30 am), our Senior Legal Officer Fadi Farhat went live on Bloomberg Radio to discuss the recent tensions between Hong Kong and China, and the UK Governments proposal to grant BNO passport holders…

UK visa application centres reopen on June 1st, 2020
202006.02
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UK visa application centres reopen on June 1st, 2020

Domestic UK immigration application centres The government has announced that there will be a regulated, “phased” reopening of UK Visa and Citizenship Application Centres (UKVCAS) from June 1st, 2020. For the moment, appointments will only be available to those who already had a date before the suspension took place due to COVID-19. If the Coronavirus…

The post-Brexit points-based system for skilled workers explained
202005.20
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The post-Brexit points-based system for skilled workers explained

The UK government’s new points-based immigration bill, The Immigration and Social Security Coordination (EU Withdrawal) Bill 2019-2021 to give it its full title, was voted through the House of Commons on Monday evening passing the vote by 351 votes to 252. The bill will now go on to receive further parliamentary scrutiny from MP’s and…

UKVCAS Suspends All Appointments for 6 Weeks
202004.03
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UKVCAS Suspends All Appointments for 6 Weeks

The UK Visa and Citizenship Application Service (UKVCAS) has now suspended services due to concerns surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic where it has announced that it plans to resume activities after six weeks.  If you have an immigration application pending for leave to remain, indefinite leave to remain or British citizenship, unfortunately, you will not be…