New Surinder Singh rules - some links
Comprehensive post on changes to the Surinder Singh route
Mirrored here for those who don't do Facebook : http://www.scribd.com/doc/190982778/New-Surinder-Singh-Rules-11dec2013
'This is a document outlining the new “rules” which were announced on 5 the December 2013.
'First of all no one can really give any definitive advice regarding how these new “rules” will be implemented because they will not be incorporated until 1 January 2014. We will just have to wait until the New Year to see if anyone is refused a Family Permit/Code 1A because they have failed to comply with this new interpretation of Regulation 9...'
Via the EEA visa... EU free movement Facebook group :
Cross Border Legal | Update on the Surinder Singh Route: The government narrowing the options?
'So, is the government slamming the door? Not fully. This option is still a viable route to those couple who are able to relocate to another EU country for a while, however, it makes it more difficult for those who have very strong ties in the UK e.g. children of school going age, paying a mortgage or a council house, or have a UK job that would want to return to shortly. Meanwhile, we await the court’s hearing and decision next march with regard to the UK family Immigration Rules and the application of the financial threshold. '
UK tightens Surinder Singh route :
Migrants' Rights Network | New UK rules on Surinder Singh route :
EU Rights Clinic | UK changes rules on Surinder Singh route :
Britain fails to renegotiate EU free movement rules :
Surinder Singh Route Information resource :
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