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Immigration expert discusses aspects of Immigration Act 2014 – WATCH VIDEO

In the following video, Raheela Hussain, Principal Solicitor, Greenfields Solicitors appearing on the popular 'Adalat' Sky TV Show, discusses the latest developments on immigration in the UK.

5 Things you need to know about the Statement of Changes in Immigration Rules – July 2014

On 10th July 2014, a written ministerial statement was laid in the House of Commons by James Brokenshire MP. There are five main changes which are discussed below. The main change is being made to the Tier 1 (Entrepreneur) category.

5 Things you need to know about the Immigration Act 2014

The Immigration Act 2014 (the Act) received Royal Assent on 14 May 2014 and has brought about a number of changes, making it easier to remove those who do not have a right to be here. Amongst other things, the Act seeks to prevent illegal migrants accessing and abusing public services and taking up employment. Five of the main changes have been summarised below.

The right to vote for European Citizens in the UK

Voting in Europe

If you are an EU national living in another EU country, you have the right to vote and stand as a candidate in European Parliament elections in that country.

How to demonstrate your knowledge of English language

If you plan to come to the UK for studies, work or to settle here, you’ll be required to demonstrate your knowledge of English language.