With the start of a new year, it is very important that you ensure that you are aware of your visa status.
Forgetting to renew your visa in time is a common absent-minded mistake that many visitors to the UK make. This results in a very unpleasant experience and will result in you having to leave the UK permanently, and what’s more, you could also have serious travel and monetary repercussions.
It is also important to bare in mind that most visa categories take 6 months for a decision and your passport will be held permanently during this.
Don’t be faced with this type of situation – make sure you are up to date with the status of your visa and use 1st Contact to secure a fast track appointment and get your UKBA decision the same day.
Majority of cases are concluded the same day, however IT or technical issues have been known to delay a visa every now and then.