Ministers Threaten to Resign to Stop a No-deal Brexit

Ministers Threaten to Resign to Stop a No-deal Brexit

If Prime Minister Theresa May looks on as UK crashes out of EU, several ministers on the cabinet are ready to walk away. Some have gone as far as giving her until the end of the month to save the situation. The UK is facing uncertainties over its departure from the European Union slated for […]

Post-Brexit Immigration System will Cost Employers £1BN in Red Tape

Post-Brexit Immigration System will Cost Employers £1BN in Red Tape

In a report by Global Future, the Parliament has refused to pass a bill which the government has been trying to get on the post-Brexit immigration policy. It was referred to as a mistake, which will make hospitals which are cash-strapped run dry, financially. In addition, Global future said that the approval of the paper […]

How will Brexit Affect EU Citizens in the UK?

How will Brexit Affect EU Citizens in the UK?

Time is flying, and we now have less than 60 days to Brexit — the day Britain seizes to be a member of the European Union. With months of negotiations gone, when the Brexit deal received an overwhelming rejection in the British Parliament and which was accompanied by weeks of political fighting, surprisingly, a lot […]

UK Launches Special Visa for Architects

UK Launches Special Visa for Architects

The Home Office of the UK had yesterday, launched a special visa program for outstanding architects. On the other hand, the Royal Institute of British Architects — RIBA — argues that Britain’s immigration legislation needs to be completely reviewed after Brexit to preserve the industry which is worth £4.8bn in the UK. Effective yesterday, architects […]

UK White Paper Introduces Skill-based Visa Route

UK White Paper Introduces Skill-based Visa Route

UK government finally published an over-delayed and long-expected immigration white paper on December 19, 2018, the divisions within the cabinet notwithstanding. The white paper states the UK’s immigration policy which will become effective after Brexit covers work rules for foreigners. The over 160-posted white paper contained Sajid Javid, the UK’s Home Secretary’s plan to introduce […]

UK Relaxes Its Visa Process for Work Visas

UK Relaxes Its Visa Process for Work Visas

According to a white paper released by the UK government, the processing of work visas will take an easier route for skilled applicants who wish to work in the UK. The new visa regulations will come into effect by 2020. All non-European workers will no longer be placed under yearly immigration caps before they can […]

Britons Will Need a Document for EU Travel Post Brexit

Britons Will Need a Document for EU Travel Post Brexit

The EU has confirmed that citizens of the UK will not need visas to enter any of the EU-member states, but that there will need to apply for, pay and obtain another document for their travel. This document is called the European Travel Information and Authorization System, ETIAS for short. The ETIAS is yet to […]

UK Immigration Rule Changes for 2019

UK Immigration Rule Changes for 2019

The government of the UK took some unexpected steps to change some of the country’s immigration rules. The announcements were made in early December 2018. The new rules and changes to expect in 2019 are as follows: The Innovator Immigration Route Visa will Replace Tier 1 Entrepreneur Visa This new visa will focus more on […]

Talented Architects to Get UK Tier 1 Visa Post Brexit

Talented Architects to Get UK Tier 1 Visa Post Brexit

The UK Home Office had announced its plans to issue special visas both to architects who have shown outstanding talent and those with promise in their field to live and work in Britain after Brexit. This will be opened to applicants from the 10th of January, 2019. Effective from then, architects will then be able […]