If you are a dependant partner, spouse or child of a person with work visa in the UK, you can apply for dependant visa to join or stay with the work visa holder in the UK. Our expert team of dependant visa solicitors can provide fast, friendly, reliable and fixed fee legal services for wide range of dependant visa applications. Dependant visa applications incude:

  • UK visa applications as PBS dependants of Tier 1, Tier 2, Tier 4 and Tier 5 migrants;
  • UK visa application as dependants of Appendix W workers e.g. dependans of Start-up migrant, dependants of Innovator Migrant and dependants of Global Talent visa Migrant;
  • Dependants of other various work visa holder e.g. dependants of UK ancestry migrants, dependants of sole representative of an overseas business, dependants of overseas media representative, dependants of Turkish ECAA Busiesspersons and Workers.

If you are a spouse or partner of a British Citizen or settled person, you should apply for spouse or partner visa instead of dependant visa. Ask a question to our expert team of dependant visa solicitors for free immigration advice concerning your dependant visa application.

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What Is The Definition Of A Dependant?
Dependants Of Tier 1 Entrepreneur
Dependants Of Tier 1 Exceptional Talent
Dependants Of Tier 1 Investor
Dependants Of Tier 2 General Migrants
Dependants Of Tier 2 Minister Of Religion
Dependants Of Tier 2 Sportsperson
Dependants Of Tier 2 ICT Migrant
Dependants Of Tier 4 General Students
Dependants Of Tier 5 Migrants
Dependants Of Innovator Migrant
Dependants Of Start-Up Migrant
Dependants Of UK Ancestry Migrant
Dependants Of Sole Representative
Dependants Of An Overseas Media Representative
Dependants Of Turkish ECAA Businessperson
Dependants Of Turkish ECAA Worker
Other Various Dependant Visas

What Is The Definition Of A Dependant?

For the purposes of a dependant visa, a dependant is defined as:

  • husband, wife or civil partner of the UK sponsor; or
  • unmarried or same-sex partner of the UK sponsor; or
  • child aged under 18 years old of the UK sponsor.

Your dependant children can also be over 18 years old if they are already in the UK on dependant visa which was issued to them whilst they were under the age of 18.

Following are the various immigration applications which can be made to the Home Office UKVI as family members/dependants under the UK Immigration Rules.

PBS Dependants Of Tier 1 Entrepreneur Migrants

The PBS Dependants of Tier 1 Entrepreneur Migrant can apply for UK visa to join or stay with Tier 1 Entrepreneur in the UK. As specialist dependant visa solicitors, we can provide fast, friendly, reliable and fixed fee legal services for follwing applications as PBS dependants of Tier 1 Entrepreneur Migrants:

UK Visa Entry Clearance As PBS Dependant Of Tier 1 Entrepreneur
Switching Into Tier 1 Entrepreneur Dependant Visa
Extension Of Tier 1 Entrepreneur Dependant Visa
ILR As Tier 1 Entrepreneur Dependant
Administrative Review Against Refusal Of Tier 1 Entrepreneur Dependant Visa

PBS Dependants Of Tier 1 Exceptional Talent Visa UK

A Tier 1 Exceptional Talent Migrant can sponsor his PBS Dependants to join him/her in the UK. Our expert team of dependant visa solicitors can proivde fast, friendly, reliable and fixed fee legal services for following applications as PBS Dependants of Tier 1 Exceptional Talent Migrant:

UK Visa Entry Clearance As Tier 1 Exceptional Talent Dependant
Switching Into Tier 1 Exceptional Talent Dependant Visa
Extension Of Tier 1 Exceptional Talent Dependant Visa
ILR As Tier 1 Exceptional Talent Dependant
Administrative Review Against Refusal Of Tier 1 Exceptional Talent Dependant Visa

PBS Dependants Of Tier 1 Investor

As a Tier 1 Investor Migrant in the UK, you can sponsor your dependants to join you or stay with you in the UK. As specialist dependant visa solicitors, we can provide fast, friendly, reliable and fixed fee legal services for following applications as PBS Dependants of a Tier 1 Investor Migrant:

UK Visa Entry Clearance As Tier 1 Investor Dependant
Switching Into Tier 1 Investor Dependant Visa
Extension Of Tier 1 Investor Dependant Visa
ILR As Tier 1 Investor Dependant
Administrative Review Against Refusal Of Tier 1 Investor Dependant Visa

PBS Dependants Of Tier 2 General Migrant

A person who is in the UK with Tier 2 General visa can sponsor his dependant to join him or stay with him in the UK. Our expert team of dependant visa solicitors can provide fast, friendly, reliable and fixed fee legal services for following applications for dependants of Tier 2 General Migrant:

UK Visa Entry Clearance As Tier 2 General Dependant
Switching Into Tier 2 General Dependant Visa
Extension Of Tier 2 General Dependant Visa
ILR As Tier 2 General General Dependant
Administrative Review Against Refusal Of Tier 2 General Dependant Visa

PBS Dependants Of Tie 2 Minister Of Religion

 As a dependant of a Tier 2 Minister of Religion, you can apply for Tier 2 Minister of Religion Dependant visa to join or stay with Tier 2 Minister of Religion. Our specialist team of dependant visa solicitors can provide fast, friendly, reliable and fixed fee legal services for following applications  as PBS Dependants of Tier 2 Minister of Religion:

UK Visa Entry Clearance As Tier 2 Minister Of Religion Dependant
Switching Into Tier 2 Minister Of Religion Dependant Visa
Extension Of Tier 2 Minister Of Religion Dependant Visa
ILR As Dependant Of Tier 2 Minister Of Religion
Administrative Review Against Refusal Of Tier 2 Minister Of Religion Dependant Visa

PBS Dependants Of Tier 2 Sportsperson

As a Tier 2 Sportsperson, you can bring your dependants to the UK. Need legal help and assistance with Tier 2 Sportsperson Dependant visa? Contact our expert team of dependant visa solicitors for fast, friendly, reliable and fixed fee legal services for following applications as PBS Dependants of Tier 2 Sportsperson:

UK Visa Entry Clearance As Tier 2 Sportsperson Dependant
Switching Into Tier 2 Sportsperson Dependant Visa
Extension Of Tier 2 Sportsperson Dependant Visa
ILR As Tier 2 Sportsperson Dependant
Administrative Review Against Refusal Of Tier 2 Sportsperson Dependant Visa

PBS Dependants Of Tier 2 ICT Migrant

A Tier 2 ICT Migrant is allowed to sponsor to his dependant to join him or stay with him in the UK. As specialist dependant visa solicitors, we can provide fast, friendly, reliable and fixed fee legal services for following applications as PBS Dependants of Tier 2 ICT Migrant:

UK Visa Entry Clearance As Tier 2 ICT Dependant
Switching Into Tier 2 ICT Dependant Visa
Extension Of Tier 2 ICT Dependant Visa
Administrative Review Against Refusal Of Tier 2 ICT Dependant Visa

Dependants Of Tier 4 General Students

As a Tier 4 General student, you can sponsor your dependants to join you in the UK if you are:

  • sponsored by a higher education institution on a course at level 7 on the Ofqual register or above that lasts 9 months or more
  • a new government-sponsored student on a course that lasts longer than 6 months
  • a Doctorate Extension Scheme student

Our specialist dependant visa solicitors can provide expert legal help and assistance with following applications as Tier 4 General student dependant:

UK Visa Entry Clearance As Tier 4 General Student Dependant
Switching Into Tier 4 General Student Dependant Visa
Extension Of Tier 4 General Student Dependant Visa
Administrative Review (AR) Against Refusal Of Tier 4 General Student Dependant Visa

Dependants Of Tier 5 Migrants

Dependants of certain Tier 5 Temporary workers are allowed to sponsor their dependant to join them in the UK. Need legal help and assistance with Tier 5 Dependant visa? Contact our expert team of dependant visa solicitors for fast, friendly, reliable and fixed fee legal services for your Tier 5 Dependant visa application. Following are the various Tier 5 Dependant visa categories under which depenants can join the Tier 5 Temporary workers in the UK:

Tier 5 Charity Worker Dependants
Dependants Of Tier 5 Creative & Sporting Worker
Dependants Of Tier 5 Religious Worker
Dependants Of Tier 5 Government Authorised Exchange Worker
Dependants Of Tier 5 International Agreement Worker

Dependants Of Innovator Migrant

An Innovator migrant who has been granted leave to remain as an innovator under Appendix W of the Immigration Rules can sponsor his dependants to join him or stay with him in the UK. Our expert team of dependant visa solicitors can provide fast, friendly and reliable legal services for following applications as dependants of Innovator Migrant:

UK Visa Entry Clearance As Innovator Dependant
Switching Into Innovator Dependant Visa
Extension Of Innovator Dependant Visa
ILR As Innovator Dependant
Administrative Review Against Refusal Of Innovator Dependant Visa

Dependants Of Start-up Migrant

A start-up migrant who has been granted leave to remain as a start-up migrant under Appendix W of the Immigration Rules can sponsor his dependants to join him or stay with him in the UK. Our specialist team of dependant visa solicitors can provide fast, friendly and reliable legal services for following applications as dependants of Start-up Migrant:

UK Visa Entry Clearance As Start-up Visa Dependant

Switching Into Start-up Dependant Visa

Extension Of Start-up Dependant Visa

Administrative Review Against Refusal Of Start-up Dependant Visa

Dependants Of UK Ancestry Migrant

A UK ancestry migrant is allowed to sponsor his dependants to join him in the UK. If you are already in the UK with leave to remain other than as a visitor, you are allowed to switch into UK Ancestry Dependant visa from inside the UK. Need legal help and assistance with UK Ancestry Dependant visa? Contact our expert team of dependant visa solicitors for fast, friendly, reliable and fixed fee legal services for following applications as UK Ancestry Dependants:

UK Visa Entry Clearance As A Dependant Of UK Ancestry Migrant
Switching Into UK Ancestry Dependant Visa
Extension Of UK Ancestry Dependant Visa
ILR As UK Ancestry Dependant
Administrative Review Against Refusal Of UK Ancestry Dependant Visa

Dependants Of Sole Representative

A sole representative of an overseas business is permitted to sponsor his dependants to join him and stay with him in the UK. If you are already in the UK with permission to stay other than as a visitor, you can switch into sole representative dependant visa from inside the UK. Need legal help and assistance with sole representative dependant visa? Contact our expert team of dependant visa solicitors for fast, friendly, reliable and fixed fee legal services for following applications as sole representative dependants:

UK Visa Entry Clearance As A Dependant Of Sole Representative
Switching Into Sole Representative Dependant Visa
Extension Of Sole Representative Dependant Visa
ILR As Dependant Of Sole Representative
Administrative Review Against Refusal Of Sole Representative Dependant Visa

Dependants Of An Overseas Media Representative

An overseas media representative is permitted to sponsor his dependants to join him and stay with him in the UK. If you are already in the UK with permission to stay other than as a visitor, you can switch into overseas media representative dependant visa from inside the UK. Need legal help and assistance with overseas media representative dependant visa? Contact our expert team of dependant visa solicitors for fast, friendly, reliable and fixed fee legal services for following applications as dependants of overseas media representative:

UK Visa Entry Clearance As A Dependant Of An Overseas Media Representative
Switching Into Overseas Media Representative Dependant Visa
Extension Of Overseas Media Representative Dependant Visa
ILR As A Dependant Of An Overseas Media Representative
Administrative Review Against Refusal Of Overseas Media Representative Dependant Visa

Dependants Of Turkish ECAA Businessperson

A Turkish citizen who has been granted leave to remain in the UK as a Turkish ECAA Businessperson can sponsor his dependants to stay with him in the UK. Our expert team of dependant visa solicitors can provide specialist legal services for following applications as a dependant of a Turkish ECAA Businessperson:

UK Visa Entry Clearance As A Dependant Of Turkish ECAA Businessperson
Switching Into Turkish ECAA Businessperson Dependant Visa
Extension Of Turkish ECAA Businessperson Dependant Visa
ILR As A Dependant Of A Turkish ECAA Businessperson
Administrative Review (AR) Against Refusal Of Turkish ECAA Businessperson Dependant Visa

Dependants Of Turkish ECAA Worker

A person who is dependant of a Turkish ECAA worker is permitted to switch into Turkish ECAA Worker visa from inside the UK. It is not possible to apply for entry clearance as a dependant of Turkish ECAA worker from outside the UK. Our expert team of dependant visa solicitors can provide fast, friendly, reliable and fixed fee legal service for following applications for dependants of Turkish ECAA worker:

Switching Into Turkish ECAA Worker Dependant Visa
Extension Of Turkish ECAA Worker Dependant Visa
ILR As A Dependant Of A Turkish ECAA Worker
Administrative Review (AR) Against Refusal Of Turkish ECAA Worker Dependant Visa

Other Various Dependant Visas

Following are the other various dependant visas which can be applied by dependant to join or stay with the UK sponsor in the UK:

Partners Of Member Of HM Forces
Children Of Members Of HM Forces
Dependants Of Non-HM Forces & Relevant Civilian Employees
Family Reunion
Family Members Of Stateless Persons 

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