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goodeveningI got married november 2012 last year legally

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I got married november 2012 last year legally in uk While I was illegal.
I have had HPDL application in 2009 , and MP got a letter today from HOME OFFICE , says that I have no right to stay in UK, need to leave voluntarily or be forced.

I was waiiting for answer BUT They even say I dont have ANY Application

What to do ? i dont know


What nationality are you?

What nationality is your partner?

Customer: replied 3 years ago.

I am Turkish and He is British , not working disabled. We dont have good income, I just do internet business and selling Avon staff.

Married till Nov 2012 in registry office , Going to sign every 2 mmonths and got letter from MP says I have no grounds to stay here.

I'm not at home to answer now.

Would you like to wait until tomorrow morning (9am) or would you like me to opt out so that others are free to answer your question?

Customer: replied 3 years ago.

Better if you opt me out please , I want get answer as soon as possible .Thanks

What is the nationality of the person that you married please?

Where are they please?

What do you mean by "HPDL application" please?

Customer: replied 3 years ago.

He is Turkish and British

we are both in uk , Living together since 2006.


My family didint want me to stay with him , And I did saty and marry him, Now my family treating me to kill cos did and still staying with him, I applied for Human Protection, cos scary to go back my country.


Thanks for your patience.

If you have instructed solicitors then the best advice I can give is listen to what they are saying. They will know the facts of your case and can therefore offer the best specific advice.

The general position is that if you were illegal in this country then the UKBA would be able to attempt to deport you until you have obtained Leave To Remain.

You state that you have applied under “humanitarian protection”, so I assume you have done this either by applying on discretionary grounds for humanitarian reasons or that you have applied for asylum. Either way, if you have not been successful with this application then you have not obtained leave to remain and the UKBA would still be able to attempt to deport.

You have said that you have married in November 2012. This means that they are quite a bit less likely to be able to deport you provided that you are able to prove that your marriage is genuine. If your spouses is in receipt of a disability-related benefit then you will be exempt from having to comply with the financial requirements of a spouse visa, so this is good news.

However, they fact that you have only recently married will make the UKBA suspicious (unless you were in a relationship for a substantial time before marriage) that this is a marriage of convenience. I assume that this is the reason that your solicitors have said it would be better to wait before applying for a spouse visa, so that you can build up documentary evidence of the credibility of your marriage.

You should speak with your solicitors about how long they consider you must be married with your wife in order to convince the UKBA of your marriage’s credibility. If you only knew each other for a couple of months before you married then I would say that you should wait another few months at least.

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