From 6 April 2024, sponsor license holders will not have to renew their licenses: the requirement to renew their license every four years and to pay the corresponding renewal fee will be eliminated.
Applicants who are seeking to enter the United Kingdom or remain in the United Kingdom will soon need to budget their incomes, as there is a significant fee increase, anticipated to step into action on the 16th of January 2024. The spike in IHS fees has been sparked by the Immigration (Health Charge) (Amendment) Order of 2023, which is in its final stages of parliamentary approval.
In an ever-evolving world of travel regulations and requirements, the United Kingdom is set to introduce an Electronic Travel Authorization (ETA) for individuals who do not require a visa to enter the country. This innovative system aims to streamline the process of granting travel permission while enhancing security measures. In this blog, we delve into the intricacies of the ETA, its significance, who needs it, and how it will impact international travelers.