UK Spouse Visa STRICTLY TIMELINES ONLY - NO CHAT

Old May 7th 2019, 8:39 pm
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UPDATE!!!!!
Country applying from: Ho Chi Minh Vietnam
Type of visa applied for: Spouse Settlement- Wife
Priority/Non-Priority: Non-Priority
Date Application submitted online: 13th Feb 2019
Date Bio-metrics taken: 15th Feb 2019
Supporting Documents sent: 15th Feb 2019
Supporting Documents were received and signed: 20th Feb 2019
Date email confirmation from UKVI: 29th March 2019
Projected timeline given:12 weeks
Supporting documents returned: 5th March
Decision made email: Contacted UKVI by email on the 6th May and received reply saying decision made.
Date your visa was received: Text received 8th May 2019 from VFS to say processed visa at centre.

Successful!!!
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Old May 9th 2019, 12:07 am
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Application location: Accra, Ghana

Visa type: Spouse Husband

Priority or non-priority: Non Priority

Date online application made:7/2/2019

Date biometrics taken at VFS:13/2/2019

Date of confirmation of receipt in Sheffield:13/2/2019

Date of email confirming Entry Clearance Officer was assigned: 28/2/2019

Date when decision was made: 9/5/2019

Date of email to collect documents from VFS:9/5/2019

Date when passport collected with approved visa:9/5/2019

Granted!!

54 working days since biometrics.

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Old May 10th 2019, 2:46 am
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Originally Posted by irene_r
Country applying from Belarus (TLS Contact in Minsk)
Nationality Belarus
Type of visa applied for Settlement (wife)
Visa Priority or Non Priority Priority
Office Location Processing Visa Sheffield
Date Application Submitted Online 04 April 2019
Date Biometrics Taken 08 April 2019
Documents sent (DHL) 08 April 2019
Documents received at Sheffield 09 April 2019
Email stating "Your Application is currently being prepared for consideration by an Entry Clearance Officer" 15 April 2019
Decision Made Email n/a
Documents returned to spouse 10 May 2019
Passport Returned 10 May 2019
Visa Approved (date on letter) 1 May 2019

Visa is granted! What a relief!
22 working days since biometrics.
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Old May 13th 2019, 3:19 am
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Originally Posted by siamgraeme
Country applying from: THAILAND
Type of Visa applied for: Spouse Visa Settlement (Wife)
Date Biometrics taken: Jan 24th 2019 (Bangkok)
Date documentation was received by UKVI: Jan 30th, 2019
Email stating "Your Application is currently being prepared for consideration by an Entry Clearance Officer" 25Feb 2019
Sent Paid Email to UKVI regarding the Visa Status on 3th April 2019 - Got reply from UKVI for the paid Email Enquiry : That your Application is currently being considered and Awaiting a Decision
24th April - Paid telephone call made to enquire regarding any update - Waste of time.

94 Days since biometrics and still waiting.

Contacted Local MP with our situation 30 April 2019
Received a message from UKVI for proof of house sale used as part of savings? 02 May 2019

09 May 2019 - Text to say a decision has been made and passport is being sent to the prepaid postal address.
11 May 2019 - Passport received with approved visa.
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Old May 13th 2019, 4:47 am
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Type of visa applied for: Spouse - wife
Priority/Non-Priority: Non-Priority
Date Application submitted online: 28th Feb 2019
Date Bio-metrics taken: 4th March 2019
Supporting Documents sent: 5th March 2019
Supporting Documents received in NY: 6th March 2019
Received at UKVI by ECO email: 7th March 2019
Projected timeline given: 12 weeks
Decision made email: 9th May 2019
Supporting docs and passport returned: 13th May 2019

SUCCESS! 46 working days (10 weeks) from biometrics to "decision made" email, 48 days to visa in hand.

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Old May 13th 2019, 9:41 am
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]Type of visa applied for: Spouse - husband
Priority/Non-Priority: Priority
Date Application submitted online: 5th April 2019
Date Bio-metrics taken: 16th April 2019
Supporting Documents sent: 30th April 2019
Supporting Documents received in sheffield :not given
Received at UKVI by ECO email: 1st May 2019
Projected timeline given:
Decision made email: nothing as yet
Supporting docs and passport returned: nothing as yet.


28 days since bio 12 days since eco mail , the wait continues .... 🙏🙏🙏
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Old May 15th 2019, 9:31 am
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Originally Posted by Burcinyns7484
]Type of visa applied for: Spouse - husband
Priority/Non-Priority: Priority
Date Application submitted online: 5th April 2019
Date Bio-metrics taken: 16th April 2019
Supporting Documents sent: 30th April 2019
Supporting Documents received in sheffield :not given
Received at UKVI by ECO email: 1st May 2019
Projected timeline given:
Decision made email: nothing as yet
Supporting docs and passport returned: nothing as yet.


28 days since bio 12 days since eco mail , the wait continues .... � ����� ����� ����

passport to be delivered tomorrow 16.05.2019


Last edited by christmasoompa; May 16th 2019 at 12:26 am. Reason: Timelines only
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Old May 16th 2019, 12:20 am
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Originally Posted by Burcinyns7484
passport to be delivered tomorrow 16.05.2019
recieved passport with approved visa 21.05.2019

Last edited by christmasoompa; May 16th 2019 at 12:25 am. Reason: Timelines only
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Old May 16th 2019, 3:29 pm
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Country Applying from: Canada (Toronto)
Type of visa applied for: Unmarried Partner Settlement Visa
Visa Priority or Non Priority: Priority
Office Location Processing Visa: Sheffield
Date Application Submitted Online: 01/04/2019
Date Biometrics Taken: 02/04/2019
Date of Documents received at UKVI: 02/04/2019
(documents are scanned and sent to UKVI at the centre on the Day of Appointment)
Email stating "Your Application is currently being prepared for consideration by an Entry Clearance Officer": 24/04/2019

Decision made email: None (Partner called UKVI from within UK on 13/05/2019 and was told a decision had been made)

Email stating application package ready for pickup at VFS centre: 16/05/2019

Passport and documents picked up: 17/05/2019

Success!!!

29 working days from biometrics to passport in hand
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Old May 16th 2019, 4:34 pm
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Country applying from: Brisbane, Australia
Type of Visa applying for: Spouse
Priority/Non priority: Priority
Application submission: 3 April 2019
Bio-metrics taken: 9 April 2019
Documents sent to Sheffield: 8 April 2019
Docs received at Sheffield/ECO email: 29 April 2019
Email from Sheffield on 8 May 2019: With regards to your enquiry about the status of your application, I can confirm that your application is being considered and is currently awaiting a decision.
Documents received back: Waiting
Decision made email: Waiting
Text message decision made: Waiting
Passport collection: Waiting
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Old May 17th 2019, 5:36 am
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Country Applying from: USA
Type of visa applied for: Unmarried Partner Settlement Visa
Visa Priority or Non Priority: Priority
Office Location Processing Visa: Sheffield
Date Application Submitted Online: 04APR19
Date Biometrics Taken: 17APR19 (originally scheduled for 15APR but standard USA visa centers stopped processing UK visa apps 29MAR due to the UK gov forgetting to pay bill to US Dept. Homeland Security. Had to go to a premium center, VFS, as these were the only places in the USA processing UK apps).
Date Documents Mailed to New York: 17APR19
Date Documents received at UKVI: 18APR19
Email stating "Your Application is currently being prepared for consideration by an Entry Clearance Officer": 23APR19
Sent paid email inquiry to UKVI for status of application: 10MAY19
Email stating “With regards to your enquiry about the status of your application, I can confirm that your application is being considered and is currently awaiting a decision. it can take up to 60 working days for a decision to be made.”: 12MAY19

Still waiting for decision
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Old May 17th 2019, 7:38 pm
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Originally Posted by Burcinyns7484


recieved passport with approved visa 21.05.2019
recieved documents back bu post 18.05.2019

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Old May 19th 2019, 7:18 am
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Visa recieved in passport recieved 17.05.2019
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Old May 20th 2019, 5:44 am
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Called UKVI: 6 May and they said decision was made.
May 19- Got the text passport is ready for collection
May 20- Picked up passport.

Visa rejected because IELTS requirement not met. Said the IELTS tests provided was academic and not valid for UKVI.
9 weeks / 38 working days till passport ready for collection- this is with priority service used in Dubai.
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Old May 20th 2019, 9:24 am
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Country Applying from: USA
Type of visa applied for: Spouse Settlement Visa (wife)
Visa Priority or Non Priority: Non Priority
Office Location Processing Visa: NYC, USA
Date Application Submitted Online: 03/04/2019
Date Biometrics Taken: 26/04/2019 (delayed as US Application Support Centers were down for a couple of weeks in April)
Date of Documents received at UKVI: 02/05/2019
Documents are Scanned and Sent to UKVI at the centre
Email stating "Your Application is currently being prepared for consideration by an Entry Clearance Officer": 02/05/2019

Awaiting decision....
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