If a citizen of the European Economic Area (EEA) or Switzerland is living in the UK in accordance with the Immigration (European Economic Area) Regulations 2016, their family members who are not EEA or Swiss citizens also have the right to come to the UK to live and work here and to apply for a residence card.
If you are a non-European family member of an EEA or Swiss national, and you have decided to come to the UK to join them, you can apply for a residence card. The residence card is your document which proves your right to stay in the UK under EU law. The residence card is typically issued for five years and may take the form of an endorsement in your passport (“sticker”) or a separate document confirming your immigration status.
To apply for a residence card, the applicant must provide a valid passport and evidence that their EEA family member is exercising treaty rights in the UK.
According to EEA Regulations 2016, the processing time for a residence card is no longer than six months from the date of receipt of the application.
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- Our immigration specialists will provide you with detailed instructions in regards to immigration regulations as well as the specific procedures required by the Home Office and the UKBA that are relevant to your case.
- A member of our team will answer any questions about your case while identifying its benefits and drawbacks.
- Our immigration lawyers will explain all documentation that you need to submit alongside your application for a Residence Card As Family Member Of An EEA National.
- We will examine these documents and discuss how they are relevant to your case.
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- We will protect your interests during the entire process. We will keep you informed while the application is pending with the Home Office.