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"The right to nationality is an important and weighty right. It is properly described as the right to have other rights, such as the right to reside in the country of residence and to consular protection and so on." Pham v Secretary of State for the Home Department [2018] EWCA Civ 2064

The UK has some of the most intricate citizenship laws in the world. We understand the complexities of naturalisation and registration as a British citizen.

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Immigration Health Surcharge Rate Increases

In the March 2020 budget, the UK Government confirmed plans to increase the Immigration Health Surcharge (“NHS Surcharge”). The current charge is set at £400 per year for most applicants, with students and some Tier 5 applicants paying £300 per year. The Immigration (Health Charge) (Amendment) Order 2020 has now been passed, confirming that these…

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Magrath Sheldrick LLP “Top Tier” in Legal 500 2021

We are delighted that the firm has been recognised again in Legal 500 as one of the country’s leading Business Immigration Law Firms. Published at the end of September, Legal 500 2021 says: Specialist business immigration firm Magrath Sheldrick LLP has extensive experience in the financial services sector, running global mobility programmes for major banking…

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