There’s a drastic shortage of yellow fever vaccine in Europe, with stock levels expected to return to normal levels as late as February 2014. Fortunately, 1st Contact Travel Clinic is one of only five clinics in the UK to stock emergency supplies at £75 each.
1st Contact is now conducting foreign birth registrations for Irish citizenship. If one of your grandparents was born in Ireland, you may be eligible for Irish citizenship and an Irish passport.
Whether you need to send money home to loved ones, pay off debt, buy a new home, repatriate your funds or invest overseas, it pays to choose a great forex broker. Here are four qualities to look out for.
With a distinctively cold, wet November predicted, why not get outdoors and enjoy everything London has to offer in the build-up to Christmas? Here are eight great things to do in London this Christmas.
The UK government is finally taking steps to recover money spent by the NHS (National Health Service) on “health tourists,” according to UK Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt.
On Sunday the 6th of October, Australian expats bade farewell to Shepherd’s Bush Walkabout, long-term watering hole of West London’s Antipodean community.
The UKBA (UK Border Agency) published new versions of its Tier 1-5 application forms at the start of October. Below is a list of the visas that have been affected.
The British passport was recently ranked the most desirable passport in the world for international travel, according to a global consulting firm in residence and citizenship planning.
House prices are on the up, thanks to the UK government providing just enough stimulation for first-time buyers to enter the market.
On the 1st of October 2013, changes came into force whereby the national minimum wage (per hour rate) has been raised.
The EU parliament recently passed a new bill that makes it easier to transport pets between countries. Although health controls will still be strict, pet owners will be relieved to hear that the paperwork is now a lot simpler.
UK Visas & Immigration (UKVI) and the Greater London Authority (GLA) have launched a three-month pilot project aimed at SMEs that need to hire employees from outside the European Economic Area (EEA).
On Friday, 6 September 2013, the UK parliament released a ministerial statement outlining a number of changes to UK immigration rules, which will come into effect from 1 October 2013.
South Africans who are intending to submit their UK visa applications in December 2013 need to take note of TB screening offices’ closure.
Considering moving to London? Take care of the 4 most important considerations and the rest will take care of itself.
If you are a non-European migrant wanting to enter or extend your stay in the UK as the partner of a British citizen or a person already settled in the UK, you must now show that you can speak and understand English at an acceptable level.
Tax return season is drawing ever nearer. But the sooner you send us your tax information, the more you’ll save.
The Home Office last week filed an appeal against a High Court judgement on the minimum income threshold for spouses/partners and children applying for a visa via the family route.
Students who work part-time can no longer avoid the deduction of income tax from their wages. The P38(S) form has been dropped. This form allowed students to ask their employers to not take the automatic 20% income tax off their wages at the end of the month.
A number of minor changes to the Immigration Rules came into effect on Monday the 1st of July 2013. Those of importance centre around work, student and settlement rules.