News & Useful Information

Read articles from Immigration Legal Services including legislation updates, opinion pieces, application guides and more.

Employers - If You Need Skilled Workers From Abroad Next Year – Act Now.

November 13, 2020
When free movement for European Union nationals ends on 31 December this year, a new system of immigration for Skilled Workers will begin. Any EU national who is not already living in the UK at that point, will need to follow the same procedures as Skilled Workers from outside the EU. This will be an […]
Read More

What changes for European Union citizens in the UK after 11pm on 31 December 2020?

December 16, 2020
At 11pm on 31 December 2020, the UK will leave the European Union. What does this mean for EEA Citizens (EU citizens plus those from Norway, Iceland, Liechtenstein and Switzerland) and their families? Those already living in the UK: No change until 30 June 202131 December 2020 will not bring change for EEA citizens and […]
Read More

Windrush Compensation Scheme Events

May 26, 2020
People who were given British Citizenship or Indefinite Leave to Remain under the 'Windrush' scheme may be entitled to compensation if they suffered losses as a result of their previous lack of formal immigration status, for example in relation to employment, health, housing and education.
Read More

Coronavirus and Immigration: What You Need to Know

May 20, 2020
In the light of COVID-19 changing the way in which people go about their daily lives, we have put together a list of important points and resources for immigration related matters.
Read More

Free movement will not end on 31 October 2019

September 3, 2019
The government caused panic among EU citizens living in the UK when it recently declared that free movement for EU citizens would end overnight on 31 October 2019 if the UK left the EU without a deal. Suddenly the original no-deal plan - that EU citizens would still be able to enter the UK for […]
Read More

Right to rent checks lead to discrimination

April 11, 2019
Most people who want to rent a property must prove they have the right to live in the UK. If they cannot provide that proof, as a result, they will not be able to rent. Since 2016 landlords have been required to conduct Right to Rent checks. They face steep penalties if they rent to […]
Read More

Are you a 'Dreamer'?

January 22, 2018
You may have heard of the 'Dreamers' in America. These are undocumented migrants' children who entered the United States illegally with their parents when they were young. They have lived all their lives in America and most came from Honduras, Mexico, Guatemala and El Salvador. American politicians are currently arguing about whether or not they […]
Read More

An immigration lawyer reviews Paddington 2: life in the hostile environment

November 24, 2017
Enjoy this funny analysis of Paddington Bear’s immigration situation…
Read More

I've had an email from the Prime Minister about EU nationals...

October 19, 2017
The following email was received by Sallie Davies. It outlines Theresa May's plans to safeguard the rights of EU nationals after Brexit. If you are affected by any of the content below, contact us or look at our EU settled and pre-settled status page. Dear Sallie, As I travel to Brussels today, I know that […]
Read More

Home Office Immigration Fees: The Truth

October 10, 2017
Peace of mind does not come cheap when the Home Office is involved. Our non-EU clients regularly pay between £1500 to £2000 in immigration fees to the Home Office. There's the £1464 to enter the UK as the partner of a British citizen plus a £600 Immigration Health Surcharge (IHS). Or the £993 for leave […]
Read More
  • "Simply a team of experienced people who gave us excellent and honest advice. Having now taken an appeal through to a successful conclusion for the (very reasonable) price promised, I have no hesitation in recommending this firm."
    Jon Chrimes - Google Review
  • "The team went an extra mile and fought my case much more and much better than I would have expected. In the end, my case was successful and I cannot thank them enough for all they have done. If I ever need legal help in the future I will definitely use their services again and recommend them for their reasonable prices, supportive advice and first rate legal services."
    ANONYMOUS - Google Review
  • "Excellent people, excellent service. They made the process of bringing my husband to the UK painless. Couldn’t have done it without them, highly recommend!"
    Lindy Pine - Google Review
Let us help you
Take a look at our services and get in touch with us today for more information.
Contact us today
© 2020 Immigration Legal Services. All rights reserved.

A Mackman Group collaboration - market research by Mackman Research | website design by Mackman

linkedin facebook pinterest youtube rss twitter instagram facebook-blank rss-blank linkedin-blank pinterest youtube twitter instagram