Fee Schedule for UK Immigration 

Initial Consultation/Legal Advice/Opinion in the office (1 hour diagnostic meeting) (Not Refundable) £150
Initial Consultation/Legal Advice/Opinion on-line (Not Refundable) £190
Consultation in prison (HMP)/Immigration Removal Centre (IRC) £450

Entry Clearance Applications  

1. Family visas (to join spouse / civil partner / fiancé (e)/same sex Relationships/unmarried partner)
Entering to look after a child
Parents and other dependant relative
 

£1250

2.  UK Ancestry visa £950
3.  Visit visas

visitor (standard): visiting family and friends, volunteering science and research academics, private medical treatment, creative workers, incidental study up to 30 days, marriage visitor

£950
Business, prospective entrepreneur, legal experts, religious workers, sports person, permitted paid engagements £1500
4. Student visas

Tier 4 (child) student, Tier 4 (general) student

£850
5. Tier 5 (Temporary Workers and youth mobility scheme) £950
6. Tier 2 (Skilled Migration – general, intra-company transfer, minister of religion, sportsperson etc.) £1050
7. Returning residents £950

Extension /Variation of leave Applications 

1.    Spouse / civil partner £1050
2.    Same sex relationships/unmarried partner £1250
3.    Visitors extension £850
4.    Tier 4 Student visas £850
5.    Tier 5 £950
6.    Dependants £450
7.    Overstayers, Illegal entrants, Private life £1500

* Please note that for all FLR (M) applications, there is a discounted fee of £950 if previous or initial application was represented by ILLC. Surcharge for a ‘Same Day’ PEO application using an ILLC ‘slot’, including courier costs  £350

Settlement and Regularisation of Stay (ILR) 

1. ILR based on relationship (spouse, civil partners, domestic violence) £1500
2. ILR based on 5 years of residency (Work Permits, etc.) £1500
3. Long Residency (Overstayers, Illegal entrants, Private life) £1850
4. Medical grounds/Compassionate/discretionary circumstances) £1650
5. Parents and other dependant relatives £1500
6. Dependants £650

*Indefinite Leave Application further to 5 years in the UK under skilled/highly skilled categories:

  1. Postal application: £950 (discounted to £899 if the original status was obtained by ILLC
  2. Surcharge for a ‘Same Day’ PEO application using an ILLC ‘slot’, including courier costs £350
  3. Surcharge per dependent (spouse / child over/under 18) with current leave to remain as a dependent:

Spouse £499, Children over 18 £350, Children under 18 £199 each

  1. Surcharge per dependent who does not have current leave to remain as a dependent: Spouse £650, children under 18 £350 each
  2. Surcharge per dependent child over 18 £650 each
  3. Surcharge for dependent parent / grandparent: (in country or entry clearance) £899
  4. Surcharge for a personal application where the applicant is accompanied by a Consultant £750
  5. Surcharge for a ‘Same Day’ PEO application using an ILLC ‘slot’, including courier costs £350

Citizenship 

1. Naturalisation £1050
2. Registration- adults £1350
3. Registration- minors £850
4. British passport application £350

Business Immigration 

Tier 1 – (General, Entrepreneur, Investor, Exceptional talent, Graduate

Entrepreneur) overseas

£1450
  1. Document Check: Application & copy document check (online service), with issues report £399
  2. Document Check plus’ as above, but with re-check, and one hour phone discussion of identified issues £499 (Extra charges for international calls or clients applying from abroad)
  3. Online Application’ fully represented application (online service with ILLC’ Consultant ‘by appointment’ phone discussions of up to one hour) £699
  4. Fully Represented Application from abroad £999.00. Includes: full analysis of the strengths and weaknesses of the case.
  5. Proposals for remedying any weaknesses
  6. Prompt updates when there is a case development
  7. Chasing the Immigration Authorities if the processing time becomes unusually long
  8. Includes phone support from your Consultant if/when reasonably required.
  9. Fully Represented application in the UK £999 (£750 if switching from an ILLC represented Tier 1 post study work visa). Includes all services as detailed for (D)
  10. Fully Represented extension application £899 (£799 for clients who used ILLC for their original Tier 1 application. Includes all services as detailed for (D)
  11. Surcharge in respect of claiming points based on non-PAYE income £350
  12. Surcharge for each Dependent (where the application is made at the same time as the principal’s application) £199 each
  13. Urgent treatment / pre approval change of circumstances request £150
  14. PBS Migrant change of circumstances form (post approval) £199
Entrepreneur UK; £200,000 (active’ investment & 2 jobs created) Up to £3,000
  1. Application made from overseas/abroad Up to   £3,500
  2. Extension application £2,750, £1,750 for clients who used ILLC for their original application
  3. Business Plan Assistance (not immigration advice, hourly fee applies or fixed rate by negotiation).
  4. Surcharge for each Dependent (where the application is made at the same time as the principal’s application) £399 each
  5. PBS Migrant change of circumstances form £199
Investor; £1m ‘passive’ investment) Application in UK Up to £5,000
  1. Application from abroad Up to £5,500
  2. Extension application £2,750 (£1,750 for clients who used ILLC for their original application)
  3. Surcharge for each Dependent (where the application is made at the same time as the principal’s application) £399 each
  4. PBS Migrant change of circumstances form £199
2. Tier 2-Skilled Migration (general, intra-company transfer, minister of religion, sportsperson etc.) £1,500
  1. Sponsor License: Pre-application audit & report (includes 1/2 day at the client site if within the M25 – travel surcharge if outside the M25)
  2. For a company that is entirely UK based £1,500
  3. For a company with International operations, or affiliates, requiring Tier 2 ‘Intra Group Transfer’ accreditation as well as Tier 2 (General) £2,500. This cost is higher because of the need to assess the overseas entities and the relationship between them and the United Kingdom
  4. Sponsor’s License: Report detailing required changes and proposing new processes to allow compliance where an initial ILLC pre-application audit has identified non-trivial barriers to a successful application (inc 1/2 day implementation help at the client site) £1,500 (a travel surcharge applies if outside the M25)
  5. Sponsor’s License: Assistance with on-line application and follow up letter with supporting documents:
  6. For a company that is entirely UK based £1,000
  7. For a company with International operations, or affiliates, requiring Tier 2 ‘Intra Group Transfer’ accreditation as well as Tier 2 (General) £1,500. This cost is higher because of the need to cover the overseas entities and their relationship with the United Kingdom
  8. Attending a client’s offices for a Home Office sponsor’s licensing Audit unit meeting £1,500 (£500 for a pre-issue meeting where the client has had a pre-application audit by ILLC, and has rectified any identified issues)
  9. Certificate of Sponsorship issue where ILLC is set up as a user on behalf of the client:
  10. Tier 2 (general) £550
  11. Tier 2 (Intra group transfer): £450
  12. Surcharge where a new client contract is involved: £125
  13. Resolution of client contract issues. This is not immigration advice, and may be charged at an hourly rate
  14. Sponsored employee change of personal details by ILLC where ILLC is set up as a user on behalf of the client £199.99
  15. Sponsored employee change of employment details (e.g. remuneration, place of work etc) by ILLC where ILLC is set up as a user on behalf of the client £199
  16. Tier 2 visa application (in country):
  17. Standard Application £750
  18. Premium postal application for A rated sponsors for staff with travel within 6 weeks £875

 Work Permit Applications & related work

A) Postal WP1 application for a Bulgarian or Romanian worker:
a. Normal application for an established employer £750
b. Surcharge for an employer not yet known to the Home Office £1,000
c. Surcharge where a new client contract is involved £125
d. Resolution of client contract issues. This is not immigration advice, and may be charged at an hourly rate
B) BR3 application for a Bulgarian or Romanian worker, further to WP1 approval £550

 

C) FLR (IED) application £500
D) Technical variation of conditions for an employee on a work permits £150
B) In-UK application
a. Standard (postal) application £699
b. Surcharge for a ‘Same Day’ PEO application using an ILLC’slot’, including courier costs £350

ECAA – Visa to run a business in the UK under the European      

Community Accession Agreements

1. Trade association agreements – applicants from overseas £1099
2. Trade association agreements — applicant in UK £975
3. Dependants £599
Extensions £1,500

Sole representative

  1. Application overseas for entry clearance and Sole Representative visa £3,000 includes, if required arranging advice, on non-immigration matters such as business plan issues, office, taxation & business accounts.
  2. Extension application £2,750 (£1,750 for clients who used ILLC for their original application).
  3. Surcharge per dependent where their application is made at the same time as the principle application: Spouse £499, Children over 18 £350, Children under 18 £199 each

Appeals

First-tier Tribunal

1. Determination of appeal on papers £1270
2. Counsel/Barrister’s instruction/fees for Tribunal hearing £450-£650
3. Notice of appeal £700
4. EEA Deportation appeal – general grounds £2500
5. Removal Appeal  (including notice of appeal) £2400
6. Refusals/Other cases £2200
7. Leave to appeal (ILLC’ case) £850
    New case £1600
8. Reconsideration hearing ILAS’ case £1600
    New case £2800
9. Paper application to adjourn the hearing prior to the hearing £250
10. Advocacy in adjourned hearing, when requested on substantial hearing by the Respondent or the Appellant £650

Upper Tribunal

1. Leave to appeal (ILLC’ case) £650
New case £2400
2. Reconsideration hearing (ILLC’ case) £1400
New case £1800-£2400
3. Counsel/Barrister’s instruction for IAC (Tribunal) hearing) £599
4. Application to adjourn the hearing prior to the hearing £199
5. Adjournment of the hearing at the Tribunal (by the Respondent or the Appellant) £550

* Our fees for appeal cases are made up of: Lodging notice of appeal, preparation of  witness statements, appeal bundles and other evidence and representation/advocacy at IAC appeal hearing. In the case of adjournment additional fees would apply.                                    

Immigration Detention/Deportation

1. CIO bail/ Temporary admission/release £ 850
2. Tribunal bail and advocacy £ 1400
3. Revocation of Deportation Order £ 2270

Miscellaneous

1. Transfer of file from previous representatives £50
2. Notice of representation to the Home Office/Tribunal £50
3. Request for medical report £250
4. File retrieving fee £50
5. Letter to MP £250
6. Letter to Employers or other third parties £150
7. Further representations/submissions (ILLC’ case) from £250
8. Further representations/submissions (new case) from £850
9. Duplicate of documents/certificates £450
10. Subject Access Request (recommended in complex cases) £450
11. Reconsideration of refusals ILLC’ case £850
New Case £1450
12. Chasing up biometric card £50
13.Transfer of Conditions  (TOC) £350
14. Re-submission of the application

 

– if the application form has changed £250
– if the application form remains the same £125
– if our representation needs to be altered due to the change in circumstances or law £125
15. Statement of additional grounds section 120
No additional grounds £150
Additional grounds ILLC’ cas from £250
New case from £950

* The clients are responsible for any fees to the Home Office or High Commissions/Embassy, travelling expenses to and from interviews or hearings outside London, courier fees,interpreting and or translation of documents, costs for doctors or other professional report(s) that may be needed as evidence.

Upon termination of instructions the client should be liable only for fees and payments to the date of termination including any fees or payment for work necessary in order to transfer the

matter to another advisory firm or solicitor. Any particular fee will be subject to change if extra or unexpected work were undertaken by the firm to complete the application or appeal or if it becomes necessary to instruct a Barrister then the client would be informed in advance and an agreement reached with them. However, the client would be given an opportunity to impose a limit on the amount of charges to be incurred and ILLC will inform the client when the charges have reached an agreed figure.

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