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My son in law is a New Zealander with NZ passport and Australian

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My son in law is a New Zealander with NZ passport and Australian one. My daughter is British with a British and Australian Passport. They have 2 small children. They wish to come home for an extended holiday and my son in law wishes to acquire a work visa for here. They are having a great deal of problems getting one, having applied to the embassy in Sydney. Surely a member of the Commonwealth is entitled to a work visa. Please help us.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: UK Immigration Law
Expert:  Thomas replied 1 year ago.
Hi,

How long would they wish to stay in the UK?

Would they stay together in the UK whist here

What is their annual income and approximate level of savings (there is a financial threshold)

Kind regards.

Tom
Customer: replied 1 year ago.

To stay 2-3 years.


Definately stay together whilst here.


Do not know their income but he has a very good job in Sydney and my daughter is on maternity leave from Singapore Air.


 

Expert:  Thomas replied 1 year ago.
Hi ,

Thanks.

Drafing your answer now. Once I have answered I have to leave work, I will be able to answer any follow ups you have but there may be a delay of about an half an hour whilst I return home.

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Customer: replied 1 year ago.

Tom, thank you for the reply. Wow, I had no idea it was so complicated, with all these Europeans coming in, I just presumed that the commonwealth countries would be the same. No wonder my daughter is feeling 'miffed' with her own country of birth. Ironically they got married in England. Will talk to my daughter tomorrow and see where we go from here. Thank you again, Jennie.

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