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I would like to know what the restrictions are for someone

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Hi, I would like to know what the restrictions are for someone with a spousal visa in the UK. How many days is the dependent allowed to be out the country each year?
JA: 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: My parents are in the beginning of the process to move here from South Africa. My mom is a British Citizen so my dad would come using a spousal visa.
JA: Have you talked to a lawyer about the visa?
Customer: No
JA: Is there anything else the Lawyer should know before I connect you? Rest assured that they'll be able to help you.
Customer: I think that is all

Good evening,

On a dependent visa you should not be outside the U.K. more than 180 days per year.

If you exceeded this absences then it can have effect on renewal of visa.

Customer: replied 14 days ago.
Thank you. What are the allowances for being out the country for business?

The same would apply to business not more than 180days.

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Customer: replied 14 days ago.
Ok thank you.

It was a pleasure assisting you today. Take care