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What nationality is your fiance and what is their immigration status in the UK?
Right. If that is the case then I imagine he will either be British or has been registered as such or has been naturalised as a UK citizen.
I think you are referring to a fiance visa. These are available to persons who are not in the UK but who wish to come here and marry. They are granted for 6 months.
A non-UK/EEA national who is in the UK on a visa and wishes to get married must first apply for a certificate of approval from the UKBA in order to marry here. They are also generally granted for 6 months but they do not extend the legal right to to remain in this country I'm afraid.. Info here:-
If after having received your COA you marry before your visa expires then you will be eligible to apply for a spouses visa but the UKBA will require that you return home and make the application from there. You can of course prepare your application here with a solicitor so that you can submit it straight away upon your return.
You are of course free to apply for an extension to whatever visa you are presently on in the normal way.
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No, you can't do that.
You can extend your visa (ie. whatever it is - student or workers) in the normal way but you cannot simply extend it because you wish to get married.
Persons are only permitted to get 6 month fiance visas for the purpose of marrying in the UK if they are outside of the UK at the time of the application. It is not available to persons already in the UK.
If you do wish to marry in the UK you must apply for a COA in the above way and then a spouses visa thereafter from your home country.
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I'm afraid I don't really understand your question.
What visa are you on now?
Right. You are not able to extend those I'm afraid, nor are you able to switch in to another visa category. You will have to return home upon it's expiry.
You can still apply to the COA to enable you to marry here so that you are in a position to apply for a spouses visa upon your return home.
The eligibility criteria for a spouses visa is as follows,
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