Orchid of Siam UK Visas For Thais
UK Visa For Thai Nationals Specialists & Immigration Appeals Help & Advocacy, Bangkok & Epsom Offices.

Our Epsom office will be closed on 19th, 20th, 21st and 22nd April 2019.
Please note that our Bangkok office will be closed for the Thai New Year holiday from 11 to 17 April 2019.
Today the Government announsed a plan to increase the NHS Surcharge by 100% as from 8th January 2019. This has been confirmed on 21/12/2018.
Within hours of Tony being interviewed by ITV Meridian for the news at 6 today the case in question has been immediately overturned by the Home Office and the visa issued immediately. This was a case where the Home Office refused a settlement visa for a wife by applying the incorrect rule. Tony was asked for his comments on this case.
Angela has now received authorisation from the OISC to work as a qualified immigration Adviser.
As from 21st April 2017 all settlement visa applications will be processed in the UK and decisions will be made in approximately 60 working days. Please see details on our Settlement Visa page.


As at 21st April 2017 UK Visas & Immigration were advising that waiting times for UK Settlement Visas is approximately to 60 working days.

The majority of settlement visa applications are dealt with without a formal interview.

Applicants can expect a telephone interview rather than a formal one.

All other non-settlement visas are normally dealt with within 15 working days unless an interview is required.

Obviously some cases are not straightforward and can take a considerable time to be dealt with.
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