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- A huge increase in fees for dependants. At present, dependants applying within the UK pay only 50% of the main fee. This will rise to 75% in April. This could cost you hundreds of pounds.
- Many applicants will also face much higher same-day appointment fees at UKBA public enquiry offices.
- In addition if you wish to cancel your same day appointment at UKBA PEO it will in future cost you £100.
Please call our London Office on 0344 991 9222 for further details. Our slots are allocated on a first-come-first-served basis so call today.
We advise you to apply now and take the old test. You may just be able to get an appointment before the new test is introduced. The test result can be used to support an indefinite leave to remain or citizenship application whenever you choose to make it.
CEC visas allow international workers who have been working in Canada in a skilled occupation to apply for permanent resident status. Applicants must have at least 12 months' experience of working full time in a skilled role in Canada in the last three years and be able to prove their proficiency in English or French
Net immigration was 163,000 in the year to June 2012, compared with 247,000 in 2011. There were 20% fewer students coming to the UK in 2012 than in 2011 and the number of immigrants coming from countries such as India, Pakistan and Nigeria fell by 30%. There was also a fall of 14,000 in the number of immigrants coming to the UK from eastern Europe.
The US's immigration court system will lose millions thanks to budget cuts and the wait for immigration cases to be heard is expected to increase from its current level of 550 days.
Ms Cooper said that the current UK government’s immigration policy is damaging the economy by driving away international students and failing to address illegal immigration. She said that Labour would introduce unannounced checks on employers suspected of employing illegal immigrants and give the power of arrest to UKBA officials.
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