Immigration News

New UK settlement visa rules affect couples’ marriage visa application

October 10, 2012

When Norman Robbins met and fell in love with Wilawan Rodpathom on an online dating website, he didn’t realise what obstacles might lay in the path of actually having her join him in the UK on a settlement marriage visa. …

LGBT Immigrant Families Welcome Immigration Equality

October 1, 2012

President Obama has recently clarified the situation of same sex partnerships in the case of USA partner migration by instigating new written guidance for the use of the Department of Homeland Security when making decisions on applications. The DHS had …

Local MP hopes to solve UK family visa problem

September 24, 2012

When most people hear of a problem with UK family immigration paperwork separating families, they think of the issues which surround non EEA/EU nationals coming in from other countries to join a resident spouse or partner on a UK settlement …

New Zealand immigration report shows high refusal rate for partner visas

September 10, 2012

In figures recently released by the New Zealand immigration authorities, almost 500 people out of 9,000 were refused a New Zealand marriage visa in the last financial year when they were unable to prove the existence of a stable relationship …

Changes to the Australian partner visa application process in China

September 7, 2012

There have been some important changes made recently to the way Australian visa services will be delivered in China. Effective 10 September 2012, all family migration applications, including prospective marriage visas (subclass 300), provisional partner and spousal visas (subclass 309) …

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