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Eligibility Requirements for a Marriage Visa

Spouse Visa

You must both be over the age of 18

Your partner is British or be settled in the United Kingdom (Please note If you are a European national with pre-settled stated you can apply and do not need to wait until you have settled status)

You must be legally married or in a civil partnership

All previous relationships have broken down permanently

You must have adequate accommodation upon Entry into the United Kingdom

You speak English and understand to the required level unless exempt

You may need TB test depending on where you are applying from. Click Here for More Information

Financial Requirements:


Your spouse or civil partner must earn £18,600

a. £3,800 for the first child (who is not British, settled or an EEA National)

b. £2,400 for each additional child after (who is not British, settled or an EEA National)

If you want to learn more about applying for a marriage Visa, you can contact our team by calling us on 01283 398744 or by mobile at +44 (0)7723 915128 or Email:


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Benckmark legal were very professional and friendly. The whole team including, our solicitor, Khomar really helped make the process of renewing my wife’s visa a simple and straightforward process. I’d highly recommend Benchmark legal to anyone looking for help with immigration law:

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