For some of us starting the road to UK, we wonder about how to bring our families with us. One cannot think to plan for the future without knowing that they are providing and safeguarding their kith and kin. So let's now discuss about applying for your dependants to stay in the UK.
First of all, who can be considered a dependent?
Who are the dependents?
A ‘dependant’ is any of the following:
- your husband, wife, or partner
- your child under 18
- your child over 18 if they’re currently in the UK as a dependant
Unfortunately, your parents do not qualify as dependants, so you cannot apply for TIER 2 dependants visas for them. You can, however, apply for their visit visas, but that is for another post to discuss.
Continuing, what all is need in this application?
How to apply for a Tier 2 visa for dependants
The visa application process is almost the same . . .