David Cameron is under fire

The Prime Minister of the UK, David Cameron, is busy making a stand against the EU’s economy down turn. The impact of his statements are going to have a major turn in the UK’s economy performance and hopefully this step will one day open the UK’s...

UK Student Visas, Hot Topic Of Political Debate

Ever since the 2008 recession, the Brits have been sensitive to those around them, inhabiting their island and “stealing” their local jobs. Politicians have jumped on the band wagon and have used xenephobia as means to get elected. Promising more job...

New Claremont Office – Up and Running.

Effective 1 August 2012, Move Up – UK Visa Solutions has stepped up (yet again) and setup it’s first of many offices. Conveniently located opposite Cavendish Shopping Centre (Cape Town), clients can now schedule easier face to face consultations to get...

UKBA Under Public Pressure

The UKBA (United Kingdom Border Agency) have been facing critism for their performance in the past month. Attached below are 3 news articles from the BBC alone making mention of large queues at London Heathrow for the pending Olympics, unfairly dismissing African visa...

9 July 2012 Settlement Visa Changes.

On Wednesday (13 June 2012), in accordance with Damian Greens statement released in February 2012 (GBP31000 Salary Requirement), the UKBA have followed through with impact assesments, a policy equity statement and a statement of compatibility to confirm their...

EEA Family Permit for South Africans going to UK.

Change of Affiliation. Effective 1 July 2012 , Move Up – UK Visa Solutions has had a change in UK based affiliation. The original affiliation with DWi Global has now dissolved and both parties have left on good terms. Move Up continues to maintain it’s...

Compulsory Online Payment for UK Visas

Effective 16 January 2012, South Africans are expected to process payment of their visa applications online through the Visa4UK website. This means that South Africans can no longer make use of cash deposits at Nedbank, EFT (Electronic Fund Transactions) or make use...

VFS South Africa Explained For UK Visa Applications

All South African passport holders who are looking at going to the United Kingdom (That’s England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales) have to apply for UK visa to do so. This visa grants South Africans permission to enter the UK (subject to meeting their Entry...

Earning Criteria for Settlement Applications

A minimum earning criteria has been suggested by the MAC (Migration Advisory Committee). This means that there is a good chance that partners of British passport holders are soon to be exposed too an earning criteria if they wish to “sponsor” their South...