The United Kingdom’s immigration system has undergone significant changes in recent years, reflecting the evolving digital landscape of global migration. One crucial aspect of immigration processing is the collection and use of biometric data, such as fingerprints and facial recognition. Biometric data plays a vital role in ID verification and security checks. Biometric reuse in […]
A business visitor is a visitor who comes to the UK for a period of up to 6 months to carry out permitted business-related activities. Business visitors are distinct from workers as they are not permitted to be employed in the UK. Which visitors require a visa? Whether a business visitor will require a visa […]
Several fishing occupations will be added to the Shortage Occupation List (SOL) in time for summer following recommendations from the Migratory Advisory Committee (MAC). The Home Office has announced that the following roles will be added to the Shortage Occupation List: Share Fisherman; Trawler Skippers; and Experienced Deckhands. The benefit of including a role in […]
The Home Office has agreed temporary concessions to support Ukrainian nationals currently in the UK who are now unable to return when their existing visa expires. These concessions will assist Ukrainian nationals in extending their stay in the UK without having to leave and re-apply from overseas. Ukrainian nationals who are in the UK may […]
Many of us are itching to go away on holiday again just as soon as it is safe to do so. However, during the pandemic British travellers have seen the UK cross the Brexit finish line. Pre-Brexit, British travellers could essentially travel, go on holiday, work and live anywhere within the EU without any special […]
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