How to apply for UK immigration from Afghanistan?
The Home Office for UK has announced to launch a full Afghan citizen’s resettlement scheme. The UK Government is working towards getting the Afghanistan Citizen’s Resettlement Scheme effective shortly.
The Home Office is committed to providing protection to the Afghan refugees who are fleeing Afghanistan after the unrest stirred by the return of the Taliban rule in Afghanistan this month.
The Government of UK is committed to bring 5000 vulnerable Afghans to the UK in the first year and a total of 20000 in the long run.
Women, children, girls, and religious minorities will be prioritized during the evacuation efforts. Also, people and families associated with such people will be prioritized who worked for the British embassy or army. Already, 2000 Afghan employees and their families have been resettled so far since June 22. The British Government will double its humanitarian contribution for Afghanistan to 280 million GBP.
Applicants will be undergoing a Tuberculosis screening along with Covid-19 screening including filling up a questionnaire, physical examination, health background evaluation, and test reports. If all reports are found to be acceptable, then a certificate will be issued to the person in 30 hours.
- A valid passport
- Copy of a valid passport
- 2 passport size photos
- Phone number in Afghanistan
- An email address
- Residential address
- Complete address of the location in UK where the applicant is going to reside in the UK.
- UK sponsor’s name, relationship, and phone number.
- Address of the sponsor in the UK including the postal code.
- A polio vaccination card verified by the MHAC.
- Children below 11 years age have a service fee of $63 while those who are above 11 years have a service fee of $139.
Does the UK have an embassy in Afghanistan?
Yes, the Embassy of the United Kingdom in Kabul is the United Kingdom’s diplomatic mission to Afghanistan. It was fist established in 1922 after the Anglo-Afghan Treaty of 1919.
How long does immigration to the UK take?
In case of UK immigration from Afghanistan, it may take a while to approve the applicants. But normally it takes 7-10 days to receive the Biometric Residence Permit.
How do I know my UK visa is approved?
You should be receiving a letter or an email confirmation of your application approval.