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Tier 1 sponsord visa - HMRC / NHS

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My wife got Tier 1 sponsord visa. Our relationship is broken, She has got National Insurance Number etc and also she takes services of NHS. How do I inform Home Office and NHS that I don't sponsor her any more.
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: UK Law
Expert:  Thomas replied 5 years ago.

Did she obtain the visa herself?

Or were you on a visa and she applied as your dependent?

Kind regards,

Customer: replied 5 years ago.
i was on visa when she applied as my dependant
Expert:  Thomas replied 5 years ago.

Has she switched to her own Tier 1(or Tier 2 sponsored skilled worker) visa or does she still have leave to remain as your dependent?

Customer: replied 5 years ago.
She is Tier Depandant until end of this year.
I have informed UKBA that i am not responsible for her any more. Going through divorce also.
Expert:  Thomas replied 5 years ago.

Thanks for your reply..

You should have received details of a number/office you can call to report a change in circumstances when you received documentation from the UKBA when your wife received her visa.

If however you do not have this then I would contact the number on the following link:-

They may say that it is not the right department so you can simply ask to be referred to the correct one.

Once you have informed the UKBA that your relationship is effectively at end because of your separation they will move to curtail her visa. This will probably prompt her into applying for Tier2 sponsored skilled workers visa from the NHS though.

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