172. Leave to enter or remain as the spouse, civil partner or unmarried partner of an armed forces member who is exempt from immigration control.

The requirements to be met by a person seeking leave to enter or remain in the United Kingdom1 as the spouse, civil partner or unmarried partner of an armed forces member who is exempt from immigration control2 are that:

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    (1)     the applicant is married to or the civil partner or unmarried partner of an armed forces member who is exempt3 from immigration control4;

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    (2)     each of the parties intends to live with the other as his or her spouse, civil partner or unmarried partner during the applicant's stay and the marriage, civil partnership or relationship akin to marriage or