UK Immigration: Best Sources of Free Online Advice

If you have a question about UK immigration, visas, or your application, you may wish to see if you can find a free answer online before directly approaching an immigration professional.

Listed below are some of the most useful and up to date sources of free UK immigration advice.

Last updated January 2019.

Visr - The UK Immigration Forum
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The free forum discussing all aspects of UK immigration, with OISC registered consultants regularly posting and answering questions.

UK Visas and Immigration advice logo

The official UK Government site, completely reorganised and rewritten in 2014, and up-to-date as of 2019.

UK Visa and Immigration Fees page
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The latest Home Office fees for immigration applications can be found on the UKVI page.

Advice Now on immigration issues
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AdviceNow is a free online legal advice service provided by the charity Law for Life, with many useful links to great immigration articles and help guides.

UK Border Agency Freedom of Information Archive
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You can find a searchable archive of all Freedom of Information requests submitted to the UKBA (the forerunner to today's UKVI): eye opening and invaluable.

UK Council for International Student Affairs

Celebrating their 50th Anniversary in 2018, UKCISA serves the interests of international students and all who work with them in universities, colleges and students' unions. Great for comprehensive advice on all issues relating to Tier 4 student visas.

Oanda logo

Oanda is the currency exchange site that is used by the UKVI for all currency calculations: so if you need to check your calculations before submitting your application, then this is the site to use.


0114 303 9933

0800 8600 851


White Rose Visas

Wharf House

Victoria Quays

Wharf Street

Sheffield S2 5SY

United Kingdom

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