Family

Appendix FM guides

A collection of posts explaining Appendix FM, which contains the rules on non-EU family migration

FORMS AND GUIDANCE
APPENDIX FM

Family immigration rules

APPENDIX FM-SE

Evidence and other requirements

IMMIGRATION DIRECTORATE INSTRUCTIONS

Internal guidance for Home Office officials

APPLYING TO REMAIN IN THE UK WITH FAMILY

Guidance and information on eligibility, applying and fees

VICTIMS OF DOMESTIC VIOLENCE

Policy on treatment of and evidence required from

ADOPTED CHILDREN

Policy on inter country adoption cases

TOP ORGANISATIONS WORKING ON FAMILIES AND IMMIGRATION
JCWI

The Joint Council for the welfare of Immigrants has been campaigning for justice in immigration, nationality & asylum law & policy since 1967

REUNITE FAMILIES UK

Campaign group set up by mothers affected by the UK's harsh family immigration rules.

BRITCITS

BritCits was formed in 2012 in direct response to the attack on British citizens and residents with non-EEA family members

MIGRANTS RIGHTS NETWORK

MRN campaigns for better immigration policies and migrants' rights

ILPA

The Immigration Law Practitioners’ Association is a membership organisation which aims to promote and improve the advising and representation of immigrants, provide information to members and others on domestic and European immigration, asylum and nationality law and secure a non-racist, non-sexist, just and equitable system of immigration refugee and nationality law practice

CHILDRENS' COMMISSIONER

The Commissioner has a statutory duty to promote and protect the rights of all children in England in accordance with the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child

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The Home Office has published statistics for the period January to March 2024 showing a marked drop in the grant rate for asylum cases, tens

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23rd May 2024
BY Sonia Lenegan

The Appendix FM minimum income requirements for spouse and partner visas can catch out even those with enough money to meet them. Having the money

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12th April 2024
BY Jack Freeland

In other posts we have looked at the requirements to be satisfied by a spouse or partner who seek leave to enter or remain. Under

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12th April 2024
BY Gabriella Bettiga

Spouses and partners of British citizens or people settled in the UK can apply for a visa to join or remain with their loved ones.

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12th April 2024
BY Gabriella Bettiga

This article explains how to make a successful change of conditions application where a person needs to lift the no recourse to public funds restriction

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3rd April 2024
BY Caz Hattam

As previously advised, today a statement of changes and explanatory memorandum to the immigration rules was published to bring in the income threshold increases for

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14th March 2024
BY Sonia Lenegan