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Coronavirus (COVID-19): This Practice Note contains guidance on subjects potentially impacted by the government’s response to the coronavirus...
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Produced in partnership with Gary McIndoe of Latitude Law 27th Oct
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This Practice Note sets out the requirements for an application for entry clearance as the fiancé(e), proposed civil partner, spouse, civil partner or...
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21st Oct
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Who can apply under Part 8?An application for further limited leave to remain as a spouse, civil partner, unmarried or same-sex partner can be made...
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9th Oct
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This Practice Note covers practical factors which will need to be considered when advising clients who may not meet all of the requirements of any...
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Produced in partnership with Ed Mynott 5th Oct
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Limited leave to remain as a partnerHow the category worksThis Practice Note sets out the requirements for an application for limited leave to remain...
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5th Oct
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The Tier 1 (Entrepreneur) category closed to new entrants on 29 March 2019. The only individuals who can now enter this category are those who have or...
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26th Sep
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This Practice Note looks at the of ‘Exceptional circumstances’ provisions found in para GEN.3.1‒3.3 of the Immigration Rules, Appendix FM, which may...
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26th Sep
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The schedule of absences spreadsheets below may be used by Lexis®PSL Immigration subscribers to calculate a person’s absences from the UK for the...
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26th Sep
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This Practice Note examines the key common requirements for indefinite leave to remain (also known as ILR or settlement) applications in work-related...
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26th Sep
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When applying for a sponsor licence under Tiers 2 and 5 of the Points-Based System (PBS), an organisation must go through the following process:•step...
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26th Sep
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The visitor (standard) category enables short-term visitors to come to the UK for a range of purposes including recreation, business activities,...
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25th Sep
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Applying to register a minor child as a British citizen is only necessary if the child has not automatically acquired British citizenship. Before an...
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25th Sep
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An employer who is found to have employed a person unlawfully in the UK may be liable to civil penalties and/or criminal sanctions. For further...
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25th Sep
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The eligibility criteria for obtaining a sponsor licence are not located in statute law nor in the Immigration Rules; they are mainly contained within...
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25th Sep
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There are multiple sources of immigration law. In addition to 16 or so statutes and the ever-changing Immigration Rules, there is a huge number of...
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25th Sep
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This Practice Note explains what happens to a person’s leave to enter or remain in the UK when they:•travel outside the UK, the Channel Islands, the...
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25th Sep

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There are multiple sources of immigration law. In addition to 16 or so statutes and the ever-changing Immigration Rules, there is a huge number of...
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25th Sep
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There are various sources of immigration law, including:•European legislation•domestic statutes•statutory instruments•the Immigration Rules•Home...
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25th Sep
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Using the Points-Based System guidance archive in Lexis®PSL ImmigrationThe Lexis®PSL Immigration service includes an archive of policy guidance...
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25th Sep
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The Immigration Act 2016 (IA 2016) received Royal Assent on 12 May 2016. This Practice Note is a compilation of links to key materials relating to the...
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25th Sep
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Immigration advisers and service providers in the UK are subject to regulation.Broadly, non-legally qualified immigration advisers are required to...
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26th Sep
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This Practice Note is a compilation of links to key materials commonly used by UK immigration advisers when undertaking research.See Practice Note:...
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26th Sep
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Changes to immigration law may mean that a person who applies for entry or stay under one rule or policy may have the application determined under a...
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26th Sep
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The Lexis®PSL Immigration analysis of the Immigration Act 2014 provides a summary of the key practical implications of the Act, written by leading...
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26th Sep
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Important note: In light of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and government advice, some of the contact details below may be subject to change,...
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26th Sep
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ARCHIVED: This year’s annual round-up reviews some of the most significant developments of 2017 and previews what is on the horizon for 2018. In 2017...
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26th Sep
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27th Sep
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The requirements for entry and stay in any immigration category, including indefinite leave to remain (ILR), for persons without the right of abode,...
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28th Sep
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A non-EEA national can obtain entry clearance for a period of up to six months, in order for them to reside in the UK at the home of a British citizen...
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Produced in partnership with Gary McIndoe of Latitude Law 28th Sep
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As part of the government's plans to bring all government services and information into one place, the UKBA website was decommissioned on 26 February...
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28th Sep
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Coronavirus (COVID-19): This Practice Note contains guidance which may be impacted by the government’s response to the COVID-19 outbreak. For further...
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