Skip to main content

News banner image - Satellite dishes and antenna

Contact Us

For advice on immigration,
nationality or human rights,
please contact us now.

Click here to subscribe to weekly updates for our news and blogs.

UK Immigration

Tier 1 (Investor) Visa scheme suspended
In a shocking move late last night, the Home Office announced that they are going to suspend the Tier 1 (Investor) visa.
The suspension will come...
INTERPOL's Changing Leadership - What Does It All Mean?
In what was a surprise outcome for many, South Korea’s Kim Jong-Yang was elected as the new president of INTERPOL last week, despite some people’s...
UK Standard Visit Visas
The Standard Visitor Visa replaced nine specialised visitor visas in 2015, including the family visitor visa, the business visitor visa (including...
PBS Dependant Children Cannot Attend Football Academies
Gherson is aware of a serious issue currently faced by Football Academies in the UK, which may include Arsenal, Manchester United, Chelsea, Liverpool...
Premium Application Centres – What We Know Two Weeks After The Launch Of The New Process
As many people will be aware, on Monday 5 November 2018, the Home Office’s new UK visa processing system went live at Premium Application Centres...
Why You Must Not Travel Out Of The UK Until You Have Received Your New Visa
The Home Office recently started implementing a new service for processing UK work, study and settlement visa applications made in the UK, along with...
Supreme Court Rules Bad Conduct Of Parents Irrelevant To Best Interests Of Children
The Supreme Court has recently ruled that the conduct of a parent is irrelevant to the analysis of the best interests of a child, when a tribunal is...
EU Settlement Scheme: Extended Family Members
As many EU nationals might be aware, a pilot scheme is currently open for certain EU nationals already residing in the UK and their family members to...
The Return Of The Post-Study Visa?
In 2012 the government abolished Tier 1 post-study work visas. This was motivated by a general frustration with migrants exploiting student visas as...
Home Secretary Apologises For Unnecessary DNA Testing And Commits To A Review Of The UK Immigration System
Sajid Javid, the Secretary of State for the Home Department, recently issued an apology to migrants who had been asked to take mandatory DNA tests as...
No Obligation To Obtain The Consent Of An Applicant For International Protection Before Contacting Alleged Persecutors:PA (Protection Claim, Respondent's Enquiries, Bias) [2018] UKUT 337 (IAC)
NB the applicant in this case was the subject of an order for anonymity, and is therefore referred to throughout this blog as 'PA'.
What Is A Tier 2 (General) Visa?
To apply for a Tier 2 (General) visa you must have been offered a skilled job in the UK and be a national of a country outside the European Economic...


Contact Us

For advice on immigration, nationality, extradition or human rights, please contact us now.

Contact Us