The UK Fiancée visa must not be confused with marriage visitor visa because in the marriage visitor visa is granted on a condition that the applicant will leave the UK at the expiry of their visa and may not be able to settle or switch their visa into another category.
The Fiancé visa on the other hand is a route for partners of British citizens and settled migrants, wishing to get married in the UK within six months. This visa category allows a non-EU national to come to the UK to marry and subsequently switch into the spouse visa from within the UK which is initially granted for 30 months.
In order to successfully obtain a UK fiancée visa, you must meet the basic eligibility requirements to make a valid application. The criteria are complex and depends on case by case basis.
Status of the Partner in the UK:
Your partner must be present and settled in the UK which means he is free from immigration conditions. He should be one of the following:
The other non-exhaustive requirements are:
There is exemption from financial requirement if the sponsor receives one of the qualifying disability living allowances/personal independence payment etc. However, they should still be able to show adequate accommodation and finances on different method of calculations. The above eligibility requirements are basic and does not guarantee a successful application because there are various other factors, including suitability or conduct, forms part of a consideration process.
As an individual, you may find it difficult to make a decision on what documents and information should be included with your application. We will take all your worries away. At Immigration Solicitors 4me, we specialise in all areas of UK immigration and you will have a dedicated case worker who will advise you at every step of your application and will also provide a post-application advise, if required. We work mainly on fixed fee basis in such applications with no hidden charges or surprises. We ensure transparency and we are confident to achieve best possible results for you.