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Posted By Phil-UK

Spouse Refusal - New Application Help

Asking advice here to confirm what I believe would still meet the Financial Requirement, what are your thoughts?

We had a family members spouse visa refusal due to the fact that we omitted to...
Forum: Caribbean
Feb 14th 2012, 1:29 pm
Replies: 25
Views: 10,493
Posted By Phil-UK

Re: Anyone out there from the Dominican Republic?

Hi whirleybird, a fellow Devonian, that's good :)

So how are you enjoying your retirement in the DR, any regrets or was it a good move? It seems your origin and destination would be almost an...
Forum: Caribbean
Feb 14th 2012, 1:24 pm
Replies: 25
Views: 10,493
Posted By Phil-UK

Re: Anyone out there from the Dominican Republic?

Hi again, I've been off for a while so only now catching up, many thanks for the replies you've given me :)
Forum: Caribbean
Jan 25th 2012, 11:18 am
Replies: 25
Views: 10,493
Posted By Phil-UK

Re: Anyone out there from the Dominican Republic?

I've been looking at Sosua which seems nice. We only have 1 child of school age, she's nearly 12 now, my 2 boys are finishing college this year. I am hoping to be in a position to run my own business...
Forum: Caribbean
Jan 24th 2012, 9:46 am
Replies: 25
Views: 10,493
Posted By Phil-UK

Re: Anyone out there from the Dominican Republic?

Hi again and thanks for the reply, even though I have lots of questions I don't want to hijack your post too much. My wife is a Trini and I have also lived there for about 10 years so I know what you...
Forum: Caribbean
Jan 23rd 2012, 3:10 pm
Replies: 25
Views: 10,493
Posted By Phil-UK

Re: Anyone out there from the Dominican Republic?

Hi there,

Well I'm not in DR but looking into it. Currently still in the UK and got family in Trinidad so looking at a move to the caribbean. Trinidad seems so expensive now with real estate gone...
Oct 22nd 2008, 3:00 pm
Replies: 52
Views: 178,348
Posted By Phil-UK

Re: Crimes Involving Moral Turpitude, a broad overview

Most of this talks about convictions but the question also mentions arrests. What if you had been arrested and released a few hours later without conviction or record?

My story:
I once sold a car...
Sep 25th 2007, 8:56 am
Replies: 15
Views: 1,361
Posted By Phil-UK

Re: Question about VWP and being arrested

Fatbrit, I understand the point your trying to make, it's a really crap question isn't it. But I would guess intent surely has a lot to do with it. I mean if you go out with the intent to kill...
Sep 24th 2007, 6:01 pm
Replies: 15
Views: 1,361
Posted By Phil-UK

Re: Question about VWP and being arrested

So, as to "have you ever been detained"... then even being stopped by customs and searched could be classed as being detained, not so?

This just gets so messy!
Sep 24th 2007, 3:01 pm
Replies: 15
Views: 1,361
Posted By Phil-UK

Re: Question about VWP and being arrested

What crime did I commit... selling my car?

If I had to apply for a visa I simply would not go! There's always Eurodisney. And as a search on any police records would not show anything, why would I...
Sep 24th 2007, 11:16 am
Replies: 15
Views: 1,361
Posted By Phil-UK

Question about VWP and being arrested

I was planning to take my family to Florida next year but have read that if you have ever been arrested that you would not qualify under the VWP. According to the US embassy in London that is, yet...
Forum: Australia
Jan 25th 2006, 2:31 pm
Replies: 55
Views: 3,061
Posted By Phil-UK

Re: Anyone seen USS Ronald Reagan in Brisbane?

Holy Sh*t 3.34 million a day !!!

It's a good thing it is nuclear powered, imagine what it would cost if you have to fill it will diesel. I bet the bugger would only do about 1 inch per gallon.
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Jan 25th 2006, 2:19 pm
Replies: 9
Views: 1,311
Posted By Phil-UK

Re: Australia - immigration harder now than before

It could be that many people with good skills are being messed about by the system. There are many on here who have gone to Oz, I can think of a certain plumber who has been given loads of grief....
Forum: Australia
Jan 25th 2006, 9:29 am
Replies: 35
Views: 1,847
Posted By Phil-UK

Re: House sale probs already what would you do?

3 things to consider.

1. Time is money!
2. A property is only worth what someone is willing to pay for it!
3. A bird in the hand is worth 2 in the bush!

With these 3 things in mind, is £5K...
Forum: Australia
Jan 24th 2006, 11:30 am
Replies: 174
Views: 8,151
Posted By Phil-UK

Re: About to clock up our 70th viewing today

Sorry to hear that Rooksie, I know Torquay well and I can remember when you put your property on the market. We're in Exeter and after trying to sell for 18 months and getting 5 different buyers over...
Forum: Australia
Jan 24th 2006, 11:13 am
Replies: 182
Views: 6,224
Posted By Phil-UK

Re: $5 for an A4 colour photocopy!!

This weekend I had to fax off some paperwork and went to the local library. The cost to send a fax to a UK number (im in the UK by the way) was 50p a sheet. As I had 9 sheets this cost me £4.50, now...
Forum: Australia
Jan 3rd 2006, 12:54 pm
Replies: 15
Views: 958
Posted By Phil-UK

Re: Arriving 1 month before visa expires

Jeremy, yes agreed... I do realise this is it really for us, it is now or never and will bare your comments in mind, thanks again.

Phil
Forum: Australia
Jan 3rd 2006, 12:52 pm
Replies: 15
Views: 958
Posted By Phil-UK

Re: Arriving 1 month before visa expires

I have family in Cleveland and Victoria Point so ideally it will be there, all depends on where we find a rental. When we buy a place later on it will most likely be Cleveland as I hear good things...
Forum: Australia
Jan 1st 2006, 1:02 pm
Replies: 15
Views: 958
Posted By Phil-UK

Re: Arriving 1 month before visa expires

Yes, we validated back in Sept 2001, we had to validate by Nov 2001 so that's all cool. We expected to be there long ago but things haven't worked out that way. Our visa expires Mar 2006 and we plan...
Forum: Australia
Dec 31st 2005, 1:30 pm
Replies: 15
Views: 958
Posted By Phil-UK

Arriving 1 month before visa expires

Hi,

Due to finances and other personal matters we will be arriving in Brisbane just 1 month before our PR visa expires. I assume this is OK?

I know we can't leave wihout obtaining RRV visas...
Forum: Australia
Dec 16th 2005, 10:48 am
Replies: 8
Views: 1,591
Posted By Phil-UK

Re: House sale stress - cracked chimney!!!

You may not need anything more than getting it repointed which would not be a big or expensive job. Due to srinkage it may be just the mortar that's cracked and a brickie with a bucket of mortar and...
Forum: Australia
Dec 16th 2005, 10:28 am
Replies: 24
Views: 1,077
Posted By Phil-UK

Re: Feedback please of an idea

I too once thought of doing something like this but as I haven't moved there yet looks like you've beaten me to it, Oh well!

What I had in mind to get around the logistics of such a vast country...
Forum: Australia
Dec 15th 2005, 11:39 am
Replies: 15
Views: 868
Posted By Phil-UK

Re: Bayside rentals

Hi Scissors,

Have you any pics, also how far is Thorneside from the CBD?

Thanks for the reply
Forum: Australia
Dec 15th 2005, 10:08 am
Replies: 15
Views: 868
Posted By Phil-UK

Re: Bayside rentals

Did you try Perth first and have now decided to try somewhere different or is it because of work your moving or something else?

Just wondered.
Forum: Australia
Dec 15th 2005, 9:43 am
Replies: 15
Views: 868
Posted By Phil-UK

Post Bayside rentals

I've heard that landlords are falling over themselves in Sydney to rent out their properties, especially apartments and offering all sorts of deals like free foxtel to get tenants in.

Does anyone...
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