Brexit: UK Citizens Might Need New Passports After April 12

Brexit: UK Citizens Might Need New Passports After April 12

The UK Home Office has warned British citizens to check their passports if they have any plans to travel to the EU zone after Friday, April 12, 2019. The British government published a notice on its official website informing British citizens that for them to be able to travel to the EU after this week […]

Report Says Immigrants Detention System in the UK is Inhumane

Report Says Immigrants Detention System in the UK is Inhumane

On 21 Mar 2018, the Home Affairs Committee of the British parliament released a report accusing the United Kingdom of wrongfully detaining asylum seekers and other immigrants, holding them while vulnerable as well as holding them for too long. Following the exposition of the physical and verbal abuse received by detainees at the Brook House […]

UK Golden Visa: Swiss Visa Becomes the Next Option for Investors

UK Golden Visa: Swiss Visa Becomes the Next Option for Investors

With the UK bringing changes to its immigration policies which will come into effect by April 1, 2019, wealthy Asians who have commercial properties in Canary Wharf and Russians acquiring mansions in Belgravia have been faced with the challenge of getting a domicile both for their assets and themselves. UK 2 Million Visa Scheme Ended […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]