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Same sex partner visa is for for same sex partner of a UK sponsor who has been living together with the UK partner for at least 2 years in a relationship akin to marriage or marriage civil partnership. Same sex partner visa UK is granted on the basis of 2 years cohabiting relationship of the applicant with a person who is either a British Citizen, a person with ILR / settled status, an EU national with pre-settled status, a refugee, Turkish Businessperson visa holder or Turkish Worker visa holder. Same sex partner visa applications are made according to requirements as set out in Appendix FM of the Immigration Rules. Same sex partner visa is also known as settlement visa or Appendix FM Partner visa. As a result of an application for entry clearance for same sex partner visa, the applicant is granted initial leave for a period of 33 months. In case of an in-country application for switching into same sex partner visa, the applicant is granted an initial leave for 2.5 years (30 months) and a further extension is also granted for another 2.5 years (30 months).
A person who completes 5 years under the same sex partner visa 5 years route can apply for ILR as a same sex partner 28 days before completing 5 years. A person who holds same sex partner visa under 10 years route will qualify for ILR 28 days before completing 10 years under same sex partner visa 10 years route or 28 days before completing 10 years of continuous and lawful residence on all types of UK visas.
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Our fast track family visa solicitors can provide fast track visa services for following same sex partner visa applications:
- Same Sex Partner Visa Entry Clearance
- Switching Into Same Sex Partner Visa - 5 Years Route
- Switching Into Same Sex Partner Visa - 10 Years Route
- Same Sex Partner Visa Extension - 5 Years Route
- Same Sex Partner Visa Extension - 10 Years Route
- ILR Same Sex Partner Visa - 5 Years Route
- ILR Same Sex Partner Visa - 10 Years Route
Our specialist team of Fast Track Immigration Solicitors can fast track your UK visa and immigration application to get you decision on your application faster under the Priority Service or Super Priority service. This way you will get decision on your application faster and will not to wait for a decision on your application for months (some time years).
Our fast track immigration solicitors can prepare your application faster and submit your application under the Priority Service or Super Priority Service to get you faster decision on your application.
As Fast Track Immigration Lawyers in London, we are registered with the Home Office, UK Visas & Immigration (UKVI) and its commercial partners UKVCAS Sopra Steria to provide Priority Service or Super Priority Service for your application whereby decision on your application will be made by the Home Office UKVI faster. An application submitted through Priority Service is normally decided within 5 working days and an application submitted through Super Priority Service is normally decided within 24 hours (usually by end of next working day).
Our fixed fees for spouse / partner visa applications are as given in the fee table below:
|Our Service||Our Fixed Fees Range|
|Full service for spouse / partner visa Entry Clearance to cover all the work until decision by the Entry Clearance Officer (ECO)||From £1,200 To £2,500 (no VAT)|
|Full service for switching into spouse / partner visa from inside the UK through Super Priority Service to cover our work until decision on your application||From £1,200 + VAT To £2,500 + VAT|
|Full service for extension of spouse / partner visa from inside the UK through Super Priority Service to cover our work until decision on your application||From £1,200 + VAT To £2,500 + VAT|
|Full service for ILR as a spouse / partner from inside the UK through Super Priority Service to cover our work until decision on your application||From £1,200 + VAT To £2,500 + VAT|
The agreed fixed fee will depend on the complexity of the application and the volume of casework involved in the application. In addition to our fixed fee for the application, the applicant also has to pay the Home office UKVI fees for the application.