UK Immigration News

The UK immigration rules and regulations are changing constantly and therefore it is important to keep up to date knowledge about all the changes in the UK immigration laws. Keep visiting this page for latest UK immigration news updates.

The Supreme Court judgment in MM (Lebanon) & Others upheld the lawfulness under Article 8 (the right to respect for private and family life) of the European Convention on Human Rights of the m inimum income requirement for entry clearance or leave to remain as a partner or child under the family Immigration Rules in Appendix FM and of the basis, set out in Appendix FM - SE (specified evidence), on which that requirement must generally be met. However, the judgment found (a) that other reliable sources of earnings or finance , beyond those currently permitted under those Appendices, should be taken into account in circumstances where refusal of the application could otherwise breach Article 8; and (b ) that Appendix FM did not give direct effect to the Secretary of State’s duty under section 55 of the Borders, Citizenship and Immigration Act 2009 to have regard, as a primary consideration, to a child’s best interests in an immigration decision affecting them. READ MORE FROM THE SOURCE

Policy statement setting out the basis on which further transfers of unaccompanied children will be made under section 67 of the Immigration Act 2016, to the specified number of 480. READ MORE FROM THE SOURCE

 

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