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Immigration Warrior
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Experience:  Immigration Consultant/Supervisor at Chatham Chambers solicitors
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Can my wife leave the UK without my permission with our

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can my wife leave the UK without my permission with our kids?
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: I am british and my kids have dual citizenship of England and USA
JA: Have you talked to a lawyer about this?
Customer: NO. I only found that out today and we have no divorce or custody filed
JA: Is there anything else the Lawyer should know before I connect you? Rest assured that they'll be able to help you.
Customer: just that.I was told I can notify immigration unknowingly to her
Submitted: 13 days ago.
Category: Immigration Law
Expert:  Immigration Warrior replied 13 days ago.

Hi

Further to your question, you have joint custody and you can stop her from leaving the UK with the kids.

You will need to go to the family courts and make an application. I will send you the details shortly.

Kind Regards

Expert:  Immigration Warrior replied 13 days ago.

Hi

Kindly note that you will need to apply for a prohibited steps order.

Please see the guidance below and I would strongly suggest that you consult a family solicitor to assist you.

https://www.gov.uk/looking-after-children-divorce/types-of-court-order

Kind Regards

Customer: replied 13 days ago.
she is leaving today with the kids.
Expert:  Immigration Warrior replied 12 days ago.

Hi

You can contact the police in that case if you think she will abscond and not return