On 3rd November 2016 the government announced a number of changes to the Immigration Rules. The complete Statement of Changes to the Immigration Rules HC667 can be viewed here. The Statement of Changes is 76 pages in total but there aren’t too many substantive changes to the Rules. The ‘highlights’ are:
It is very important that anyone affected by these changes ensures that they plan ahead to make sure they meet the new provisions or make their applications in time.