How can I apply for family visa from Nigeria to UK?
- Register a user account on the GOV.UK website.
- Fill out the application form, pay the visa fee and book an appointment at a visa application centre.
- Register your details on the TLScontact website.
- Attend your appointment and submit your biometrics at a UK visa application centre.
How much is UK family visa fee in Nigeria?
Can I apply for UK visa as a family?
You can apply for a family visa to live with your: spouse or partner. fiancé, fiancée or proposed civil partner. child.
How long does family visa take UK?
Applications for family visas may take up to 24 weeks to process. You should get a decision within 24 weeks once you attend your appointment at the visa application centre, if you are applying to settle in the UK as the spouse, partner or family member of someone who has British citizenship or is settled in the UK.
Is bank statement required for UK visa?
You must submit 6 months of bank statements that clearly show your monthly salary and financial commitments. There must not be any large deposits of cash other than your salary. Total savings must be at least twice your proposed UK trip expenses.
How many hours is Nigeria to UK?
Flight time from Lagos to London is 6 hours 25 minutes.
How much does a UK spouse visa cost?
The spouse visa UK fee (cost) in 2022 is £1,538 if you are applying outside the UK and £1,048 if you are applying inside the UK.
How can I bring my wife to the UK?
You need to be earning a certain amount, or have enough savings, in order to bring your partner to the UK to live. This is called ‘meeting the financial requirement’. You don’t need to meet the financial requirement if you have refugee status or humanitarian protection.
What documents are required for family visa in UK?
- Valid passport or another travel ID. The passport should have at least one blank page.
- Proof relationship.
- Old passports.
- Proof of finances.
- Proof of English knowledge.
- Tuberculosis test results (if you are coming from a country for which this test is required).
Can I bring my family to UK permanently?
You must be outside the UK to apply and need long-term care from a parent, grandchild, brother, sister, son or daughter who is living permanently in the UK. One of the following must also apply to the relative: they’re a British or Irish citizen.
How long does it take to process family visa?
Time required for getting your Family Visa If you have provided all the documents mentioned above for obtaining a family visa, then, on an average, this will take between 10 – 15 working days.
How do I bring my family member to the UK?
Your family member usually needs to get an EU Settlement Scheme family permit to come to the UK. They don’t need a permit if they already have a valid family, work or student visa. They need to be outside the UK to apply for the permit. It’s free to apply for the permit.
How much bank balance is required for UK spouse visa?
The requirements that an applicant must meet in order to obtain a spouse visa are set out in Appendix FM of the Immigration Rules. These rules contain a minimum income requirement of at least £18,600 or a cash savings requirement of at least £62,500 (or a combination of both).
When UK visa will open?
NEW DELHI: Visa processing for United Kingdom will resume in India next Monday (July 6) in a phased manner. According to VFS Global, UK visa application centres in Delhi, south Mumbai, Ahmedabad, Bengaluru (Global Tech Park), Chandigarh, Cochin, Hyderabad, Jalandhar, Kolkata and Pune will open from July 6.
How strict is UK visa?
UK visa application is the most strict and highly scrutinized visa process. The UK Visas and Immigration receives thousands of visa applications every year that do not meet visa requirements. Once you have a UK visa refusal, it remains permanently in the records of the UK Home Office.