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UK spouse visa consultants since 1998

A citizen of Britain, or a UK resident with no immigration restrictions, is eligible to bring their partner or spouse to the UK. With a spouse visa you can work in the UK without restrictions.

Join your partner, live and work in the UK

UK spouse visa basics

The UK spouse visa covers three different partner statuses: Married partners, unmarried partners and fiancés. The relationship or marriage may be heterosexual or same-sex.

Types of partners

Married partner
You can apply for a spouse visa if you are lawfully married to a British citizen or settled person.

Unmarried partner
You may apply for this visa if you are in a long-term relationship with a British citizen or settled person. You will also have to demonstrate that you have been living together for two years.

You can apply for this visa if you are engaged to a British citizen or settled person. You must show that you intend to get married or become civil partners within six months.

Basic requirements

In order to apply for a UK spouse visa, you must:

  • Have met in person (not just online)
  • Intend to live together permanently
  • Meet the financial requirement
  • Meet the English language requirement
  • Have satisfactory accommodation in the UK

We have some exciting news
for all our 1st Contact clients...

1st Contact is rebranding to Sable International!

For the last 18 months we've been merging with our big brother, Sable International. By the end of the year, we're going to complete the rebrand.

The accountants, brokers, advisors and caseworkers that you are used to dealing with will not be going anywhere as the entire 1st Contact team will be in the same roles at Sable International. You'll still get that same great service, just under a new name.

We'll be keeping you in the loop as we prepare for the next exciting phase in this rebranding.

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us directly.

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