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Specialist Immigration Solicitors London
Immigration Advice Services UK
Services For UK Visa & Immigration Applications
Family Visas UK
Work Visas UK
Sponsor Licence
EU Nationals & Their Family Members
Private Life Applications / Discretionary Leave
Long Residence Applications
UK Student Visa Applications
UK Visitor Visa Applications
Members Of Armed Forces & Their Family Members
Other Miscellaneous Immigration Applications
How Can We Help With Your Immigration Application?
Super Priority Service Manchester (Decision Within 24 Hours)
Visa Chase Up Service London
Challenging Home Office Refusal Decisions
Challenging Deportation & Removal Decisions
Immigration Detention Bail
Why Us?
Languages Spoken By Our Team
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Specialist Immigration Solicitors London

As one of the best UK immigration solicitors, we provide expert immigration advice and legal representations concerning all types of UK immigration matters. Our highly qualified and experienced immigration lawyers have wealth of knowledge and extensive experience of handling immigration applications. As expert immigration lawyers in London, we have successfully helped thousands of clients with their immigration cases. We can represent you in your immigration matter on fixed fee basis with flexible payment terms allowing our clients to pay our fixed fees in instalments. The high quality of our services is self-evident from the reviews of our clients.

Immigration Advice Services UK

As specialist immigration lawyers in London, we can provide following immigration advice services for UK visa and immigration matters:

Detailed Immigration Advice & Consultation For Just £80

You can book an appointment for detailed immigration advice and consultation for just £80 (inclusive of VAT). During the consultation, we will advise you about the relevant immigration laws, procedures, requirements, documents, etc after discussing the same with you in detail. We will also advise you about chances of success in your immigration case and the timescale for a decision to be reached on your immigration matter. Your attention will be drawn to the weaknesses and strengths of your immigration case so that the prospects of success can be increased, if possible. We will address all the questions you may have in relation to your immigration matter. We can also provide out of hours immigration advice & consultation for a fixed fee of £100 (inlusive of VAT).

Application / Documents Checking Service

As specialist immigration lawyers in London, we can provide application / documents checking service for your immigration application for a fee from £240 (inclusive of VAT). You can submit an online request to book an appointment for application / documents checking service for your immigration application.

Services For UK Visa & Immigration Applications

Our experienced immigration lawyers can prepare and submit your UK visa and immigration application to the Home Office, UK Visa & Immigration (UKVI) and carry out all the immigration casework on your immigration matter until you get a decision is made by the Home Office on your immigration application. We provide a wide range of services for Uk visa and immigration applications which include the following:

UK Visa Entry Clearance Applications
Switching Visas UK
Visa Renewals
ILR Applications
British Citizenship Applications
British Passport Application

Family Visas UK

Family members of British Citizens/Settled persons and family members of persons with limited leave to remain in the UK can apply for family visas to stay with the their family members in the UK. As specialist family visa solicitors, our expert team of family visa solicitors can provide family visa advice and representations for following family visa applications:

Family Visa Applications For Family Members Of British Citizens/Settled Persons

Family members of British Citizens and Settled Persons (holding ILR) can apply for family visa to stay with the UK sponsor on the basis of their relation with the British Citizen or settled person. Following are the various family visa applications as family members of British Citizens/settled persons which family members of British Citizens/settled persons can submit to the Home Office UKVI:

Spouse/Partner Visa UK
ILR - Bereaved Partner
ILR - Victim Of Domestic Violence
Parent Of British/Settled Child Visa UK
Children Of British Citizens/Settled Persons
Adopted Children Of British Citizens/Settled Persons
Surrogate Children Of British Citizens
Adult Dependent Relative Visa

Family Visas For Family Members Of EU Nationals

The family members of EU nationals have right to live and work in the UK with their EU national and can apply for pre settled or settled status in the UK under the EU settlement scheme (SUSS). Our expert team of EU law solicitors can provide legal help and assistance with your applications for pre settled status or settled status under the EU Settlement Scheme.

The various family visa applications for family members of EU nationals are as follows:

EEA Family Permit
Pre Settled Status Application
Settled Status Application
Derivative Residence Card
Extended Family Members
Derivative Residence Card
Retaining Right Of Residence
 

Family Visas For Family Members Of Work Visa Holders

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 include:

  • 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. dependants 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 Businesspersons and Workers.

Following are the various dependant visa applications as dependants of work visa holders:

Tier 1 Entrepreneur Dependants
Tier 1 Exceptional Talent Dependants
Tier 1 Investor Dependants
Tier 2 General Dependants
Tier 2 Minister Of Religion Dependants
Tier 2 Sportsperson Dependants
Tier 2 ICT Dependants
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
Start-up Visa Dependants
Innovator Visa Dependants
UK Ancestry Dependants
Dependants Of BNO Visa Holder
Dependants Of Sole Representatives
Dependants Of An Overseas Media Representative

Family Visas For Members Of HM Forces

Family members of HM Forces, Members of Non-HM Forces and Relevant Civilian Employees can apply for family visa under Appendix Armed Forces to the Immigration Rules. Various applications which can be made by the family members of HM Forces, Non-HM Forces and Relevant Civilian Employees are as follows:

Partners Of Member Of HM Forces
Children Of Members Of HM Forces
Dependants Of Non-HM Forces & Relevant Civilian Employees
 

Other Various Family Visas

Following are the other various dependant visa and family visa applications which can be made under the UK immigration Rules:

Dependants Of Tier 4 General Students
Family Reunion
Parent Of A Child At School
Family Members Of Stateless Persons

Work Visas UK

As specialist work visa solicitors, we can provide immigration advice and representations for the following UK work visa categories:

Tier 1 Work Visas UK

The Tier 1 Work Visa is for high-value, exceptional talent workers, investors and entrepreneurs. Following are the various Tier 1 work visa applications for which our work visa solicitors can provide immigration advice and representations:

Tier 1 Entrepreneur Visa UK
Tier 1 Graduate Entrepreneur Visa UK
Tier 1 Exceptional Talent Visa UK
Tier 1 Investor Visa UK

Tier 2 Work Visas UK

The Tier 2 work visa category allows UK employers holding Tier 2 sponsor licence to recruit skilled migrant workers to fill a particular vacancy they cannot fill with a worker from the UK domestic workforce. To be eligible under Tier 2 work visa, the applicant must have a:

  • skilled job offer
  • certificate of sponsorship from an organisation that is a licensed sponsor in the UK

Following are the various Tier 1 work visa applications for which our work visa solicitors can provide expert immigration advice and representations:

Tier 2 General Worker Visa UK
Tier 2 Minister Of Religion Visa UK
Tier 2 Sportsperson Visa UK
Tier 2 Intra Company Transfer (ICT) Visa UK

Other Non-PBS Work Visas UK

Following are the various other non-PBS work visas for the UK for which our expert team of work visa solicitors can provide expert legal help and assistance:

Global Talent Visa UK
Start Up Visa UK
Innovator Visa UK
Post Study Work (PSW) Visa UK
Overseas Media Employee Visa UK
Sole Representative Of An Overseas Business Visa UK
UK Ancestry Visa
Hong Kong BNO Visa UK
 
Turkish ECAA Businessperson Visa UK
Turkish ECAA Worker Visa UK
 
Domestic Worker Visa UK

Tier 5 Temporary Worker Visas UK

The Tier 5 Temporary Worker Visa route is for certain types of temporary workers whose entry helps to satisfy cultural, charitable, religious or international objectives including volunteering and job shadowing, and for meeting seasonal employment needs in the edible horticultural sector. Following are the various Tier 5 (Temporary Workers) visa categories under the UK Immigration Rules for which our work visa solicitors can provide immigration advice and representations:

Tier 5 Charity Workers
Tier 5 Religious Workers
Tier 5 International Agreement
Tier 5 Creative & Sporting
Tier 5 Government Authorised Exchange
Tier 5 Youth Mobility Scheme (YMS)
Tier 5 Seasonal Worker Visa UK
 

Sponsor Licence Applications

A UK employer who wishes to sponsor a migrant worker to come to the UK for work visas must have a sponsor licence issued by the Home Office UKVI. The spnosor licence is normally granted by the Home Office UKVI for a period of 4 years and can be renewed for further 4 years prior to its expiry.

Following are the various sponsor licence applications which can be made to the Home Office UKVI:

Tier 2 Sponsor Licence Applications

Tier 2 sponsor licence is issued by the Home Office UKVI to UK employers who wish to employ skilled workers on long-term or permanent basis. Our expert team of Tier 2 sponsor licence solicitors can provide fast, friendly, reliable and fixed fee legal services for following Tier 2 sponsor licence applications:

Tier 2 General Sponsor Licence
Tier 2 Minister of Religion Sponsor Licence Application
Tier 2 ICT Sponsor Licence
Tier 2 Sportsperson Sponsor Licence

Tier 5 Sponsor Licence Applications

Tier 5 sponsor licence is issued by the Home Office UKVI to UK employers who wish to employ skilled workers on a temporary basis. Our expert team of Tier 5 sponsor licence solicitors can provide fast, friendly, reliable and fixed fee legal services for following Tier 5 sponsor licence applications:

Tier 5 Creative & Sporting Sponsor Licence
Tier 5 Religious Workers Sponsor Licence
Tier 5 Charity Workers Sponsor Licence
Tier 5 International Agreement Sponsor Licence
Tier 5 Government Authorised Exchange Sponsor Licence
 

Other Various Services Related To Sponsor Licence

In addition to applying for Tier 2 or Tier 5 sponsor licence for UK employers, our sponsor licence solicitors can also provide following various other services related to sponsor licence:

Renewal Of Sponsor Licence
Resident Labour Market Test (RLMT)
Restricted Certificate of Sponsorship (CoS)
Home Office Licence Compliance Visit
Challenging The Refusal/Revocation Of The Sponsor Licence
 

EU Nationals & Their Family Members

The EU nationals and their family members have right to live and work in the UK and can apply for pre settled or settled status in the UK under the EU settlement scheme. Our expert team of immigration solicitors can provide legal help and assistance with your application for pre settled status or settled status under the EU Settlement Scheme.

Applications Under The EU Settlement Scheme

Following are the applications which can be made to the Home Office UKVI under the EU Settlement Scheme:

Settled Status Application
Pre Settled Status Application
EEA Family Permit
 

If your application for settled status or pre settled status under the EU settlement scheme is refused by the Home Office, UKVI, you can challenge the refusal by way of Administrative (AR).

Applications By Family Members Of An EEA National Under EEA Regulations 2016

Retaining Right of Residence
Derivative Residence Card
Extended Family Members Residence Card
 

Private Life Applications & Discretionary Leave Applications

Applications for leave to remain on the basis of private life in the UK are made under paragraph 276ADE of the Immigration Rules. Following are the various applications which can be made to the Home Office UKVI based on private life established in the UK:

20 Years Long Residence
7 Years Child Residence Rule
Over 18, Under 25 And Lived Half Of Life In The UK
Application Based On Very Significant Obstacles To Integration In Country Of Origin
Discretionary Leave To Remain (DLR) - 10 Years Route
 

Long Residence Applications

Applications for initial leave to remain, further leave to remain or Indefinite Leave to Remain (ILR) can be made by a person based on his/her continuous long residence in the UK. The requirements for applications on the basis of long residence are set out in part 7 of the Immigration Rules. All long residence applications are treated as human rights claims by the Home Office UKVI and a refusal of a long residence application normally triggers an in-country right of appeal unless the human rights claim is certified by the Home Office UKVI as manifestly unfounded.

As specialist long residence solicitors, we can provide immigration advice and representations for following long residence applications:

ILR - 10 Years Long Residence
Further Leave To Remain For 2 Years On The Basis Of 10 Years Long Residence
20 Years Long Residence
 

UK Student Visa Applications

Sunrise Solicitors specialise in student visa applications. As specialist student visa solicitors, we can provide immigration advice and representations for following student visa applications:

Tier 4 General Student Visa
Tier 4 Child Student Visa
Student Visitor Visa UK
 

Sunrise UK Education Consultants, a sister company of Sunrise Solicitors can provide help and assistance to international students with getting admissions in UK universities.

UK Visitor Visa Applications

A visitor is a person who is coming to the UK, usually for up to 6 months, for a temporary purpose, for example as a tourist, to visit friends or family or to carry out a business activity. One of the key factors in the visitor visa entry clearance applications is to satify the Entry Clearance Officer (ECO) that the applicant has strong family, financial and social ties to the country of origin and therefore he will return to the country of origin upon visiting the UK.

As specialist visitor visa solicitors, we can provide expert immigration advice and representations for following visitor visa applications:

Family Visitor Visa
General Visitor Visa
Business Visitor Visa UK
Visitor For Private Medical Treatment
Visitor For PLAB Test
Child Visitor Visa UK
Entertainers Visitor Visa UK
Sports Visitors Visa UK
Student Visitor Visa UK
Visitor For Marriage/Civil Partnership
Visitor In Transit Visa UK
UK Visitor Under The ADS Agreement With China
Visitors Undertaking Permitted Paid Engagements (PPE)
Parent Of A Child At School

The refusal rate is very high in UK visitor visa applications. We can provide the required legal help and assistance to challenge the refusal of your UK visitor visa application. If your application for UK visitor visa has been refused by the Entry Clearance Officer (ECO) and you believe the refusal is unlawful, you can scan and email your refusal letter to us on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and we can do free assessment of your visitor visa refusal.

Members Of Armed Forces & Their Family Members

Members of Armed Forces, Members of Non-HM Forces, Relevant Civilian Employees and their family members can apply for permission to stay in the UK under Appendix Armed Forces to the Immigration Rules. As specialist immigration solicitors, we can provide the expert immigration advice and representations for following applications for members of armed forces and their family members:

Applications On Discharge From HM Forces

ILR On Discharge From HM Forces
Limited Leave To Remain On Discharge From HM Forces
Indefinite Leave To Enter (ILE) On Discharge
 

Applications By Family Members Of Members Of HM Forces

Partners Of Member Of HM Forces
Children Of Members Of HM Forces

Applications By Members Of Non-HM Forces

Members Of Non-HM Forces
Relevant Civilian Employees
Dependants Of Non-HM Forces & Relevant Civilian Employees
 

Other Miscellaneous Immigration Applications

Following are the other various immigration applications for which we can provide immigration and representations:

Asylum & Humanitarian Protection
Stateless Persons
Passport & Travel Document Applications
Subject Access Request (SAR)
Returning Resident Visa UK
TOC Application
NTL Application
Certificate of Entitlement To Right Of Abode
Biometric Residence Permit (BRP) Replacement Application From Inside The UK
Replacement BRP Visa Application From Outside The UK
Immigration Applications From Overstayers In The UK
 

How Can We Help With Your Immigration Application?

As part of our immigration services for your immigration application, we will:

  • assess your eligibility by considering your personal circumstances in the light of the requirements of the Immigration Rules for you to succeed in your immigration application;
  • advise you on the relevant documents to be submitted in support of your immigration application;
  • assess all the documents to ensure that the documents you provide are good enough to meet the requirements of the Immigration Rules;
  • advise you on any weaknesses in your immigration application and how you can overcome such weaknesses, if any;
  • complete the online immigration application form, submit your application online and schedule your biometrics appointments with the immigration application centre;
  • prepare a detailed cover letter in support of the immigration application explaining in detail how you meet all the requirements of the Immigration Rules for your application to be approved by the Home Office, UKVI;
  • upload all the supporting documents online in support of the immigration application;
  • dealing with any enquiries received from the Home Office caseworker for any further documents or information in relation to your pending immigration application;
  • doing all the follow up work on your immigration application until a decision is received from the Home Office UKVI on your immigration application.

Super Priority Service (Decision Within 24 Hours)

As the expert immigration solicitors based in London, we are registered with the Home Office, UK Visas & Immigration (UKVI) and its commercial partners UKVCAS Sopra Steria to provide Super Priority Service (SPS) for your application whereby decision on your application will be made by the Home Office UKVI within 24 hours of the submission of the application at a designated service centre.

Our immigration solicitors can prepare and submit your immigration application to the Home Office, UKVI through Super Priority Service (SPS) and get decision on your immigration application within 24 hours. This way, you will not have to wait for the decision on your application for months (sometimes years). READ MORE

Visa Chase Up Service London

If you have made an immigration application to the Home Office, UKVI and your immigration application has been pending with the Home Office, UK Visas & Immigration (UKVI) for more than 6 months, we can chase up the Home Office, UKVI and make legal representations to the Home Office, UKVI for a quick decision to be made on the outstanding immigration application. As a result of our legal representations to the Home Office, UKVI, your immigration application is likely to be decided within 2 to 4 weeks.

We charge fee from £500 + VAT for our legal representations to chase up the Home Office, UKVI for a quick decision to be reached on your outstanding application.

Challenging Home Office Refusal Decisions

Our expert team of immigration solicitors in London can help you challenge the refusal of your immigration application by assessing the reasons for refusal as given in the refusal letter and by filing an Immigration Appeal with the First Tier Tribunal (Immigration & Asylum), Administrative Review, Pre-Action Protocol (PAP) or Judicial Review (JR), as necessary. Our best team of immigration lawyers and solicitors in London will prepare good grounds to challenge the refusal of your UK visa or immigration application.

As part of our free immigration advice service, we can carry out free assessment of refusal letter of your UK visa and immigration application by the Home Office UKVI. If your UK visa or immigration application has been refused by the Home Office UKVI and you believe the refusal decision is unlawful, you can scan and email your refusal letter to us on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and we can do free assessment of the refusal decision.

Immigration Appeals
Administrative Review (AR) Against Home Office UKVI Decision
Pre-Action Protocol (PAP) For Judicial Review Against Home Office UKVI
Immigration Judicial Review (JR) Against Home Office UKVI
Reconsideration Of Naturalisation/Nationality Application
Challenging Refusal Of Visitor Visa UK

Challenging Deportation & Removal Decisions

Our experienced and highly qualified immigration lawyers in London can challenge the Home Office deportation and removal orders in an appropriate court of law. In most cases, you will have right to file an appeal against a decision of the Home Office UKVI to deport or remove you from the UK. In cases, where you do not have right to appeal against your deportation and removal decision, you may be able to challenge the deportation and removal through Judicial Review in court.

Our immigration lawyers can provide you legal representations to stop your removal and deportation from the UK if your removal and deportation from the UK is imminent.  We can seek an injunction from the court for your removal directions to be cancelled if it is considered that your removal from the UK is not in accordance with the UK immigration and human rights laws.

We will first make representations to the Home Office, UKVI as to how their decision to remove you from the UK is not in accordance with the relevant immigration and human rights laws and why the removal directions should be cancelled. If these representations are not accepted by the Home Office, UKVI and removal directions are not cancelled, we then consider seeking emergency injunction from the High Court Judge to challenge your removal on legal grounds. In cases of an imminent removal from the UK, please contact us on our emergency contact numbers: 07940 356 532 / 07900 260 925.

Revocation Of Deportation Order
Deportation Appeal Against Deportation Of Non-EEA Nationals
Appeal Against An Exclusion Order/Deportation Order Made Against An EEA National Or A Family Member Of An EEA National
Challenging Removal from the UK
Emergency Injunction To Stop Removal From The UK
 

Immigration Detention Bail

An Immigration Bail is a request or an application either to the Secretary of State or to the Immigration Judge at First Tier Tribunal (Immigration & Asylum) for release of a person from immigration detention. If you have been detained by the Home Office, UKVI or know someone who has been detained then you need to seek specialist immigration legal advice. Freedom from arbitrary arrest and imprisonment is a fundamental human right, legally enforceable throughout the UK by virtue of the Human Rights Act 1998. 

Detained by the Home Office, UKVI in the UK? Our immigration bail solicitors can provide the required legal advice and representations for your release from immigration detention by applying for an immigration bailAsk a question to our immigration bail solicitors for free immigration advice or submit an online request to book an appointment with one of our immigration bail solicitors concerning your immigration bail application. READ MORE

Why Choose Us?

Following are the main reasons why you should choose our immigration solicitors to deal with your immigration matter:

  • fast, friendly, reliable and fixed fee UK visa and immigration services for your immigration matter;
  • specialist knowledge of UK visa and immigration laws;
  • fixed fees for UK visa and immigration cases with no hidden costs;
  • 15 plus years of experience of our immigration solicitors dealing with UK visa and immigration matters;
  • honest and upfront UK visa and immigration advice;
  • super priority service for certain immigration applications to be decided within 24 hours;
  • very high success rate and high quality UK visa and immigration service as self-evident from reviews of our clients;
  • good track record of success in challenging Home Office refusal decisions;
  • very clear, transparent and thorough approach in achieving success in UK visa and immigration matters;
  • high quality control through active supervision by the highly experienced and specialist immigration supervisors;
  • providing remote UK immigration services worldwide through our offices in London, Manchester and Birmingham.

Languages Spoken By Our Team

Our team at Sunrise Solicitors can communicate with you in one of the following languages to discuss your matter with you:

English | Urdu | Hindi | Punjabi | Gujrati | Marathi | Sindhi | Memon| Farsi / Dari | Tamil | Sinhala | Spanish | French | Hungarian

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Sunrise Solicitors is the trading name of Sunrise Solicitors Ltd (company registration no. 6405492). Sunrise Solicitors Offices are regulated by SRA under SRA ID 490903 (London Office) and SRA ID 645256 (Manchester Office). Sunrise Solicitors are also members of Immigration Law Practitioners' Association (ILPA).

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