Relating to UK Settlement Visa, I compiled the Sheffield address where sponsor applicants can send their documents. 


           Settlement Applications, International Operations and Visas 
           PO Box 5852
           Sheffield
           United Kingdom
           S11 0FX
         UK Visas and Immigration International
         PO Box 5852 
         SHEFFIELD 
         S11 0FX 

         Settlement Applications, International Operations and Visas
         PO Box 5852
         Sheffield
         United Kingdom
         S11 0FX
         Settlement Applications
         International Operations and Visas 
         6 Millsands Vulcan House
         Sheffield
         S3 8NH
         United Kingdom
          Settlement Applications, International Operations and Visas
          PO Box 5852
          Sheffield
          United Kingdom
          S11 0FX


          Settlement Applications, International Operations and Visas
          PO Box 5852
          Sheffield
          United Kingdom
          S11 0FX

           Settlement Applications, International Operations and Visas

          PO Box 5852
          Sheffield
          United Kingdom
          S11 0FX




          Settlement Applications, International Operations and Visas

          PO Box 5852
          Sheffield
          United Kingdom
          S11 0FX



          Settlement Applications, International Operations and Visas

          PO Box 5852
          Sheffield
          United Kingdom
          S11 0FX



          Settlement Applications, International Operations and Visas

          PO Box 5852
          Sheffield
          United Kingdom
          S11 0FX



          Settlement Applications, International Operations and Visas

          PO Box 5852
          Sheffield
          United Kingdom
          S11 0FX








To be continue .... 


I am a Filipino married to a British citizen and thought of compiling UK Settlement Wife/Husband Visa. This is often called spouse visa.  If you are Filipino married to British citizen the list might  help you on doing your own application. Please bear in mind that this is for entry clearance as a spouse (wife or husband) , Settlement Visa applied outside UK. Filipino citizen can also apply from country where they have a residence permit. I am not an expert, this is based on my personal and trusted group mates experiences. Hope it helps! 

Below is the compilation of requirements intended for Filipino married to British. 

COMPILATION SPECIFICALLY FOR FILIPINO APPLICANTS 

Minimum income requirement

- Partner with no children – £18,600.
- 1 child in addition to the partner – £22,400.
- 2 children in addition to the partner – £24,800.
- 3 children in addition to the partner – £27,200.

VISA Category: Settlement
Sub VISA category: Settlement Wife

SPOUSE VISA LIST FOR EMPLOYMENT ( Category A) 

ALL DOCUMENTS SHOULD BE SENT AS SOON AS POSSIBLE TO THE UK AFTER THE ONLINE APPLICATION FORM HAS BEEN COMPLETED. 

All supporting documents should be sent to the UK address below:

Settlement Applications, International Operations and Visas
PO Box 5852
Sheffield
United Kingdom
S11 0FX



SECTION 1 

  • - VAFa Online application print out , register here 
  • - All proof of payments ( Immigration Health Surcharge or IHS email payment confirmation,  Settlement Priority Visa Service receipt if applicable)
  • - Printed copy of email confirmation of your IHS reference number 
  • - APPENDIX 2  (VAF4A DECEMBER 2013) FINANCIAL REQUIREMENT FORM  , download here 
  • - SU07 (Sponsorship undertaking form) , download here
  • - IELTS Life Skills A1 as minimum  , approved test centres in the Philippines , British Council  and IDP   , check here if the test centres your eyeing is still in the approved list .
SECTION 2  PROOF OF RELATIONSHIP

  • - All support letters (cover letter for applicant, supporting letter for sponsor, optional letters from family and friends ) 
  • - Copy of  sponsor's passport 
  • - Copy of all Ph entry and exit stamps from passport (sponsor)
  • - PSA Marriage certificate
  • - Divorce papers if married previously
  • - Children’s birth certificates if you have children together. 
  • - Pictures through out relationship, reasonable numbers from each visit and the same from wedding. 
  • - Conversations and call logs from What's app/viber/fb messages,FaceTime,fb video  logs,Skype logs (which ever communication you use)
  • - Proof of remittances (optional but advisable if you have one) 
  • - Flight email bookings of sponsor’s travel in the Ph (if possible)
  • - Boarding pass (if possible)
  • - Hotel bookings or rental agreement on where you stay in the Philippines (if possible)     
REMEMBER although the list of relationship proof is not stated on the document list on the Gov UK website, if you don’t provide proof of regular contact with your spouse you will be refused. In addition, as much as possible, before you download your proof of communication, change the name to your legal (passport ) name (if you haven't done so),  as such in some instances it will caused refusal. 

SECTION 3  SPONSOR'S INCOME
  • - 6 months wage slips if monthly pay , 7 wage slips if four-weekly pay, 13 wage slips if  bi-weekly pay, 26 wage slips if weekly pay  (last one within 28 days of online submission)
  • - 6 months bank statements or should covered the pays of the submitted wage slips ( last one within 28 days of online application submission)
  • - Employment contract
  • - Letter from employer stating he/she is employed there, job title or position hold, length of employment, permanent or temporary, annual salary, how long have been paid with the current salary, payslips are genuine (within 28 days of online application submission)
* P60’s are NOT needed for Category A but can be used for category B

SECTION 4 PROOF OF ACCOMMODATION IN THE UK

if Renting
  • - Tenancy agreement.
  • - Letter from landlord (stating number of bedrooms, number of occupants, number of people the property accommodates, and allowing the applicant to stay there) 
  • - Recent Council tax bill 
  • - Utility bills
  • - Photos of accommodation 
  • - if living with parents/relatives, include letter from them stating you’re allowed to stay there.


if owned property
  • - Recent Council tax bill 
  • - Mortgage statement (recent)
  • - Photos of accommodation

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  • * Include a prepaid envelope, you can get it in the UK's post office, make sure the weight is almost the same as the weight of the documents you're going to send in Sheffield. The Home Office will use the prepaid envelope in sending back your documents. 

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DOCUMENTS FOR BIOMETRICS APPOINTMENT
TO BE DONE AT VFS MAKATI OR CEBU
  • - VAF4a Online application print out (signed by applicant)  
  • - Print out of appointment confirmation 
  • - Applicant’s original Passport (current & old) 

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Spouse Visa Fees

      English test: ₱ 10,415.00  ( can pay online or offline through their website) 
      TB test :         3,200.00  ( pay in cash at the clinic) 
      Visa fee:       £ 1,523.00   ( online payment only )
     Immigration Health Surcharge (IHS) : £ 600.00 (this will double before end of this year, no exact                            date yet) 
       Priority service: £ 573 (optional)   
      * Allot on minor expenses for other supporting documents 

Note: 2 passport-sized colour photos is still listed in the Gov UK website, you can send together with your documents to Sheffield, in VFS they don't take it, but personally, I would still bring just incase and write your name on the back.



Disclaimer: THIS IS NOT A PROFESSIONAL ADVICE, this is based on personal experiences. Make it a habit to read on Gov UK  website for updates