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I am a UK citizen who plans to marry a Senegalese citizen

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I am a UK citizen who plans to marry a Senegalese citizen who lives & works in Spain. We plan to marry in Spain , after I want my fiancé to live here with me in the UK, how long is the process? Qill
Assistant: What steps have you taken? Have you filed any paperwork with the UK government? What country do you live in? What is your citizenship?
Customer: we have not filed any paperwork yet
Assistant: Have you talked to a lawyer about this?
Customer: No
Assistant: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?
Customer: No
Customer: replied 1 month ago.
Also I want to know the process involved from start to finish and what documents will be required

Good morning and thanks for your question today.

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
Good morning

Good afternoon.

Your then wife will require to apply for a spouse visa from outside the UK.

You as a sponsor must be earning more then £18,600 in a year if you do not have any non-British dependants applying with her.

You must have adequate accommodation in the UK where you will be living. you also need show that your relationship is genuine.

She must obtain English Language Certificate Level A1

In general, these are the documents to provide:

  • Valid passport
  • Evidence of minimum income requirement
  • Proof of genuine relationship
  • English language certificate
  • Right to live in the country where the applicant has applied from
  • TB test results, if necessary

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