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Required documents for a UK spouse visa application

Visa applications are most commonly rejected because they aren’t accompanied by the correct supporting documents. So we’re here to help. We’ve put together a general list of required documents when applying for a UK spouse visa.

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Visa applications are most commonly rejected because they aren’t accompanied by the correct supporting documents. So we’re here to help. We’ve put together a general list of required documents when applying for a UK spouse visa.

Please note: This is a general list and that specific document checklists are required for each individual circumstance. After consulting with one of our immigration experts, an individualised document checklist will be provided for your unique circumstance.

Personal information

  • Completed visa application form
  • A current and valid passport
  • One colour passport photograph
  • Evidence of marital status or long-term relationship
  • Evidence of current employment or studies
  • Evidence that the applicant meets the English language requirement

Financial information

  • Bank statements
  • Business bank statements
  • Bank balance certificate
  • Payslips
  • Tax returns (business or personal)
  • Evidence of income from property or land

Accommodation details

  • Details of the accommodation in the UK
  • Supporting letter from occupant/landlord
  • Tenancy agreement
  • Land Registry documents

Settled partner’s details

  • Evidence of current employment and monthly income after tax
  • Evidence of current immigration status/permission to be in the UK
  • Evidence of relationship (e.g. phone records, emails, letters, photographs)
 

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