UK Unmarried Partner Visa

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If you are the unmarried partner of a UK national then you can apply for an Unmarried Partner visa. This visa is also known as the UK defacto visa and it allows you the unmarried partner of a UK national to enter and remain in the United Kingdom. This is done on the basis that you are in a relationship ...

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Hong Kong Jitters BN(O) Renewals Rise

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With political jitters in Hong Kong there has also been an increase in the number of applications from those renewing their BNO passports. After a steady decline in BNO renewals there has again been a marked uptick in the renewals of BNO passports.

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BNO & FCO in London

British Consulate

The issue of the status of BNO holders has again raised its head in January 2015 with the lobby group  BritishHongKong arguing for the right to live in the United Kingdom. The issue has been replied to by the FCO as to how they view BNO holders as follows.

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British Embassy in Armenia

British Consulate

If you are going to visit Armenia and in need of consulate assistance while in the country then you can contact the British Embassy in Armenia for assistance. The Embassy is located in Yerevan and their contact details such as a map, telephone numbers as well as their email address has been added below. Much like other Embassies it is always ...

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TB tests for UK visa applicants

British Consulate

If you are apply for a visa for the UK that is for longer than 6 months then you will need to have a tuberculosis (TB) test done if you are coming to the UK and are a resident in any of these listed countries below.  You will need a chest x-ray to test for TB and if the x-ray result is ...

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British nationals in Australia

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There are about 1.2 million British nationals (including dual nationals) living in Australia, and more than 620,000 British nationals visit Australia each year for the purposes of tourism. The British consulates in Australia help by providing advice, consular assistance and support to all British nationals when things do go wrong.

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British nationals in Thailand

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More than 900,000 British nationals visit Thailand each year and there are about 50,000 British nationals who live and work in Thailand. Only a small number of these British nationals need help from the British Embassy each year.

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British nationals in Spain

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More than 12 million British nationals each year travel to Spain for recreation and business. It is now estimated that more than 800,000 British nationals live and work in Spain for all or part of the year. There are a small number of British nationals both expat and tourists who need assistance from the British consulates in Spain each year.

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British Embassy in Guinea

British Consulate

Note that the British Embassy in Guinea does not manage visa applications. You can contact the Embassy for advice on marriage registration or seeking consular assistance such as registering a birth while abroad or registering a death abroad. We had added the contact details for the Embassy which is located in Conakry. Note the map and telephone number with the email ...

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