UK spouse visa, partner visa, unmarried partner, civil partner dependant visa for European nationals, EU citizens

Apply Spouse Visa, Spouse Visa Extension FLR, Visa Renewal for Partners of EU Citizens

Spouse visa for Partners of EU Citizens living in UK

The service is equally suitable for UK spouse visa for the partners of European nationals EU citizens and non-EU citizens. The law has changed after Brexit. The rights of family members of EU nationals are protected until 30 June 2021. From 1 July 2021, partners and dependants of the EU should apply for spouse visa or fiance visa or marriage visitor visa. Spouse Visa is a family immigration category which allow British Citizens, Settled Persons, person with Settled Status or pre-settled status to sponsor your partner so that they can join you in UK to start family life. In some circumstances, applicants have to meet minimum yearly income and financial requirements. You can use this service if you want to apply for visa outside UK or extending your visa inside UK (FLR spouse visa) after spending 2.5 years in the UK. Also applicable to the switching applications such as switching from Tier 4 student visa or switching from Tier 2 General to spouse visa.

Partner visa has two routes i.e. 5 years partner visa route and 10 years partner route. The length of time five years or 10 years depends whether you meet all the requirements of spouse visa or not. The applications which do not meet all the requirements of 5 years spouse visa route may be given 10 years spouse visa route. In that case, you will be able to apply for Indefinite Leave to Remain after 10 years in the UK.

Our success rate

For Full Application Preparation service for partner visa extension (extending stay in UK on the basis of marriage), we have 100% success rate since 2006. Read all recent decisions for our success stories.

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  • Spouse Visa Extension FLR M 12 Apr 2022 ZR Visas UK
  • Spouse Visa Application 1 April 2022 on 10 Years Route ZR Visas UK
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  • UK Spouse Visa Partner Visa 8 Feb 2022 Premium Service ZR Visas
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  • Spouse Visa FLR Extension 3 Feb 2022 ZR Visas UK
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  • UK Spouse Visa Partner Visa 11 Feb 2022 ZR Visas FLR M
  • UK Spouse Visa 21 Dec 2021 Algeria ZR Visas

Service Suitable for

  • Applying spouse visa from outside UK- called Entry Clearance.
  • Extending stay in UK after spending 2.5 years in UK- called FLR Spouse Visa Renewal Application or Extending leave to remain- 10 years partner route extension
  • Switching to the spouse visa from other visas. For example, switching application from Tier 2 General to spouse visa switch. Switching from 5 years to 10 years partner route.

Continue on the page if your are British Citizen or have ILR in the UK. If you are an EU citizen, have settled status, pre-settled status or eligible for anyone of these then you should go to EU Family Member spouse visa page. The service will be suitable for is equally suitable for UK spouse visa for European citizens if applying after 30 June 2021.

Eligibility Requirements of spouse visa

  • To make an application for spouse visa:
    • You and your partner must be over 18.
    • The UK sponsor (who is sponsoring their partner from outside UK) must be either British citizen or person with settled status in the UK. It mean that they should have permanent residence or indefinite leave to remain in the United Kingdom.
    • Both of you intend to live together permanently in the UK.
    • You are married or in a civil partnership recognised under the UK laws or you lived together outside UK for at least 2 years in a relationship akin to marriage.
    • Knowledge of English language requirement apply (CEFR Level A1/A2)
    • You must also meet the financial requirement, £18600 for partner
Spouse Visa Requirements

Key facts, processing times

Visa Validity33 Months (Outside UK)/ 30 Months (Inside UK)
Processing Time in UK12-14 Weeks
Processing time outside UK24 Weeks
Super Priority Service in UK £8001 Working Day (May not available at all the times)
Super Priority Service outside UK £5736-8 Weeks (Currently not available)
Processing time may vary. Current processing times are impacted and applications are taking more than 4 months.

Home Office, Embassy and NHS Health Surcharge Fees: Costs of Visa Application for Spouse Visa/ Unmarried Partner Visa

Spouse Visa/ Unmarried Civil Partner/ Switching to Spouse VisaIn UKOutside UK*
Home Office Application Fee10481523
NHS Health Surcharge1560 (624 x 2.5 years)1872 (624 x 3)
Biometric Fee0 0
Biometric Appointment Fee 0-120 (99% clients get free appointments)0-120 (Most of clients get free appointments) **
Foreign Currency Bank Charges (Approx.) and higher rate charged by Home Office 0£205
Total (without appointment fee)£2608£3,600 (Approx)*
*For applications made outside UK, the actual costs vary slightly due to currency conversion and payment handler Home Office. For example, for a client’s application made in on 13 May 2022, the actual cost of spouse visa was £3696.39. NHS Health Surcharge £2029.37 and Home Office Visa Fee £1667.02. Home Office fees are subject to change. Home Office charge high rate for the fee when showing fee in local curreny or GBP, Euro or USD.

**For clients applying from certain countries including EU countries, UKVI charge an additional EURO 55 for Biometrics Appointment).

List of Documents for Spouse Visa Extension

Application Forms for Spouse Visa

For applications outside UK, the application form VAF4A is used. The applicants must also complete Appendix 2- Financial Information Form. Applications inside UK to extend stay in spouse visa route in 5 years partner route, the application form FLR (M) is used. Majority of the UK Visa Applications are made online.

Our services and fees

ServiceDescription of ServiceFixed Fees
Book Full Application Preparation & Submission Service Our Comprehensive service, used by most of the clients. All work covered from start to the end (to the point of decision on the visa application). One fixed fee, no hidden charges or costs whatsoever. Allocated caseworker. The Fees is for the first applicant. An additional dependant pays discounted fee when applying together with the main applicant.

Children from previous relationship pay full fee due to complexity of the case.

 Full advice about all queries related to visa application
 List of documents for your immigration application
 Fully prepare and complete the application form
 Pay visa fees and other applicable fees on your behalf – Of course you will reimburse us for any disbursements
 Submit the application form and application as registered immigration representative firm
 Upload all the documents or submit to the Home Office by post
 Book Bio-metrics appointment to capture your fingerprints and photo at one of the visa application centre
 Continuous advice from the day one until a decision is made by the embassy or Home Office. More details of our full application service.
£750
Immigration Home Survey Report (the report) is not included in our fees. Our full application preparation service covered all the work except ‘The Immigration Home Survey Report’. Some people choose not to have Home Survey Report, though we recommend to have one in particular if UK sponsor is sharing property with family or friends or making an entry clearance application (visa application from outside UK to come to UK). Details of Home Survey Report.

Other ways to Book Our Services

You can book service online by following the above links. Alternatively please provide us with your full name, full address, email address and contact number, we will book service for you-
By phone: UK +44 1782 977 899
By email: info@zrvisas.com
WhatsApp/ Text Message Only: UK +447944132344

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