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I am a UK ILR holder. My husband is currenty in the UK on a

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I am a UK ILR holder. My husband is currenty in the UK on a tourist visa. Which application form will he need to complete from the UK to convert his tourist visa to a dependent visa? Thank you.
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Immigration Law
Expert:  UKSolicitorJA replied 2 years ago.
Hello,
He cannot switch from a visitor visa into a spouse visa from the UK, he must go back home and apply for a spouse visa from there.
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Customer: replied 2 years ago.

thank you for your answer. just clarifying on which type of dependent visa he needs to apply for from his home country- will it be a dependent visa or a dependent indefinite leave to remain? thank you.

Expert:  UKSolicitorJA replied 2 years ago.
You need to apply for a visa to join family living permanently in the UK:
https://www.gov.uk/join-family-in-uk/overview
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