Immigration rules state that you must have a ‘family of a settled person’ visa if you plan to join or stay with a spouse, partner or another family member in the UK. This applies if you come from Switzerland or a country not included in the European Economic Area (EEA) and you have a family […]
Home Office Minister James Brokenshire has admitted UK-born citizens who want to bring their spouses into the UK from outside the EU are getting a raw deal. Since 2012, only those who earn at least £18,600 a year can sponsor their non-European spouse’s visa to ease the cost to taxpayers of migration. But the rule does not apply to citizens of other EU countries who have settled in the UK.