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Refugee – Immigration to UK

The number of people immigrating to United Kingdom has been increasing every year. Economic growth of UK has been remarkable and skilled migrants are required to fill skill shortages and boost development. Different Refugee Visas are as follows:

Claiming Asylum: An ‘asylum seeker’ is someone who is awaiting a decision on his asylum claim in the UK. If your claim is successful, you are then recognised as a ‘refugee’. The right to claim asylum is governed by International Law and the UK Government is obliged to provide protection to any person who meets the criteria, which is defined in the 1951 United Nations Convention Relating to the Status of Refugees.

Human Rights: The European Convention on Human Rights protects a person’s rights to basic freedom and liberties. Two rights in particular can be the basis of a specific type of leave to remain in the UK, namely: 1) Article 3 right to not be subject to torture or inhumane and degrading treatment. & 2) Article 8 right to respect for your private and / or family life.

Travel Document: There are 4 different types you can apply for, depending on your status: 1) Convention refugee travel document, 2) Certificate of travel, 3) Stateless person’s document& 4) One-way travel document.

GB Immigration provides 360 degree services related to Immigration. The team has capability to manage Immigration matters with ease and find out quick resolutions. From finding a sponsor for your job, to visa application for your higher education. Thus we suggest to keep in touch with GB Immigration and stay up to date with all the latest changes.

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