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Old Jul 25th 2017, 10:57 am   #16
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Country applying from: Morocco-Rabat
Type of visa applied for: Spouse Settlement Visa
Priority/Non-Priority: Non-Priority
Date application submitted: Online April 22, 2017
Date biometrics taken: April 26,2017
Date documentation was received by UKVI: April 27,2017

Email confirmation received: May 03,2017
Office location processing your visa: Sheffield, UK

Projected timeline given: 60 days

Decision made email: July 18,2017 by checking the website

Date your visa was received: July 24,2017
Visa decision: successful alhamdolillah
Processing time: 51 working days was so stressful good lucky for everyone waiting for he's visa
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Old Jul 26th 2017, 6:47 pm   #17
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Application location: Rabat Morocco - Priority Visa
Application submitted Online: 05 April 2017
Bio-metrics appointment at TLS Contact: 18 April 2017
Confirmation of receipt in Sheffield: 25 April 2017
Decision made: 10 July 2017 (but only shows on the site on 13 July)
Email to collect documents from TLS Contact: 14 July 2017
Passport collected with approved visa: 17 July 2017 (Thanks God - Al Hamdolillah ^_^)

Total: It takes 51 working days from 25 April - the date it was received.

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Old Jul 28th 2017, 2:41 pm   #18
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Timeline: applied from USA
online submission: 5th July
biometrics: 13th July
received in Sheffield: 26th July
decision email: not yet
passport: not yet
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Old Jul 28th 2017, 3:41 pm   #19
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Hello guys,
I applied for my wife visa from india.
Settlement Visa
Online application: 13th feb2017
Bio-metrics: ahmedabad, india. 13thfeb
Document sent next day 14th feb
documents scanned at VFS: 22nd feb 2017
Confirmation of receipt in Sheffield: 22th feb 2017
Decision : not yet
Been more thn 5 month still waiting

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Old Jul 31st 2017, 4:29 am   #20
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Application for 1 spouse visa, 2 dependent children visas
Application from Hong Kong
Priority
Online application: 28 June
Bio-metrics and documents scanned at VFS: 5 July
Confirmation of receipt in Sheffield: 6 July
Additional not straightforward email: 30 July ~ 2 dependent children only
Decision made: Awaiting

Email to collect documents from VFS: Awaiting
Passport collected with approved visa: Awaiting

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Old Jul 31st 2017, 9:59 am   #21
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Settlement Visa

Country applying from: Hong Kong

Application submitted: 13/07/2017

Bio-metrics: 20/07/2017

Service: Priority

Received email in Sheffield (Email confirmation): 21/07/2017

decision made: Awaiting

visa in hand: Awaiting
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Old Jul 31st 2017, 12:08 pm   #22
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Application for 1 spouse visa, 2 dependent children visas
Application from Hong Kong
Priority
Online application: 28 June
Bio-metrics and documents scanned at VFS: 5 July
Confirmation of receipt in Sheffield: 6 July
Additional not straightforward email: 30 July ~ 2 dependent children only
Decision made: My husband case shown DECIDED on 31 Jul (https://contact-ukvi.homeoffice.gov.uk/app/visa_application/displayvisastatus/refnum)

Email to collect documents from VFS: Awaiting
Passport collected with approved visa: Awaiting[/QUOTE]
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Old Aug 1st 2017, 2:38 am   #23
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Spouse settlement visa, fiancé.
Texas, US

Submitted application: 1 May 2017
Submitted biometrics and evidence: 28 May
Received evidence: 30 May (with email)
Called to check status: 3 July- stated it would be 1-2 months before reply.

Still waiting....

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Old Aug 1st 2017, 9:32 pm   #24
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Hi all,

Priority spouse visa: from Kiev
Online application: 09/05/2017
Biometrics and docs scanned/submitted: 10/05/2017
Email confirmation docs received in Sheffield: 11/05/2017 (although during one call to the contact centre they told me the docs were received on 15/05/2017
Numerous emails and calls requesting an update including a complaint and email to our local MP.
Email confirmation decision made: 01/08/2017
Total: 60 working days
Just waiting for the passport to be returned by courier and hopefully the good news we have been waiting so long for...
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Old Aug 2nd 2017, 6:08 am   #25
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Application for 1 spouse visa, 2 dependent children visas
Application from Hong Kong
Priority
Online application: 28 June
Bio-metrics and documents scanned at VFS: 5 July
Confirmation of receipt in Sheffield: 6 July
Additional not straightforward email: 30 July ~ 2 dependent children only

IHS payment email for dependent children: paid and acknowledged on 31 July

Decision made:
My husband case shown DECIDED on 31 Jul (https://contact-ukvi.homeoffice.gov.uk/app/visa_application/displayvisastatus/refnum)
2 dependent children: awaiting

Email to collect documents from VFS:
Husband case: 2 Aug
2 dependent children: Awaiting

Passport collected with approved visa: Awaiting

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Old Aug 2nd 2017, 1:43 pm   #26
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"Priority" Spouse visa from Kiev

Application filed online 29th of April
Biometrics 10th of May
Received in Sheffield 11th May
Application "decided" 31st of July
Fingers X-d will have a visa sticke in the passport by end of the week.
57 working days on "priority service"

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"Priority" Spouse visa from Kiev

Application filed online 29th of April
Biometrics 10th of May
Received in Sheffield 11th May
Application "decided" 31st of July
Fingers X-d will have a visa sticke in the passport by end of the week.
57 working days on "priority service"
Passport picked up now 08 Aug/2017
Visa ( entry clearance ) in the passport,
Flying this week
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Old Aug 10th 2017, 5:47 am   #28
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Country applying from: Germany
Type of visa applied for: Settlement - wife - priority
Date application submitted (online or in person): July 7th 2017 - in person Düsseldorf TLS
Date bio metrics taken: 7th July 2017
Date documentation was received by UK Border Agency office: 12th July 2017
Office location processing your visa: Sheffield
Projected timeline given: 15 working days
Date your visa was received:
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Old Aug 10th 2017, 7:46 am   #29
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UK visa wife settlement:
VFS Global : Abu Dhabi , UAE
On line application July 17,2017
Biometrics Application : July 19,2017
UKVI sms message that VAC was submitted and forwarded to UKVI :July 19,2017
No message or an email about the status
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Old Aug 10th 2017, 5:01 pm   #30
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Country Applying From: Canada
Type of Visa Applied for: Settlement - Priority (what a joke!!)
Estimated Timeline given: 20 days (what a joke)
Date Application submitted (online) April 19
Date Bio metrics taken: April 19
Date mail received from Sheffield UKVI: April 24
Office Location Process your visa: Sheffield
Date of Decision Made Status via checking website: July 11
Date of Decision Made Email: Never
Date of email from VAC saying they have our passports: Still Waiting
Date Visa received: Still waiting
Total number of days and counting: 77
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