Once I know what the position is I will take action. But I can only decide on that once somebody agrees with my findings or explains ver well to me why such a regulation does not apply to my wife and I
I am willing to wait as I believe this to be an absolutely fundamental and very important question.
The UKBA website states that family members of EEA members, no matter what their nationality, have a right of freedom of movement in EU and do not need a visa. They also say that UK is a member of EEA.
Therefore to a lay person there seems to be no reason for my wife to have a visa.
I have waited over a month for UKBA to answer so any help would be gratefully received.
On looking through the terms and conditions with the airline we also agree to reimburse their costs if they had to repatriate us for lack of proper documentation . Therefore, if anybody can let me know how the airlines are given such powers as to decide on what issues that lawyers have problems with.
This is not levelled at JUSTANSWER it is just my frustration at getting nowhere on what I consider to be a straight forward issue i.e. By law does my wife need a visa. The answer is yes or no. I have stated why the answer is no, I just need somebody to show me the higher authority or the reasoned argument why the answer is yes.