Permitted Paid Engagement visitor Visa Application From Pakistan
The applicants may be able to get a Permitted Paid Engagement visa if they have been invited to the UK as an expert in their profession. Applicants can apply for a Permitted Paid Engagement visa if they:
- Are invited by a UK-based organisation or client
- Are coming to the UK to do specific paid work without having to be sponsored under the points-based visa system
- meet the other eligibility requirements
The applicants can be invited by a UK-based organisation or client to undertake the following activities:
- Be a student examiner or assessor
- Take part in selection panels as a highly qualified academic if you’re invited by an education, arts or research organisation
- Give lectures at a higher education institution, as long as it’s not a part-time or full-time role
- Examine UK-based pilots so they meet the standards of the country you come from if you’re invited by an approved UK training organisation regulated by the UK Civil Aviation Authority
- Provide advocacy in a particular area of law
- Take part in arts, entertainment or sporting activities including broadcasting
- Take part in fashion modelling assignments
- Minor activities related to your work or business overseas, e.g. attend meetings.
However the applicants cannot undertake following activities under the Permitted Paid Engagement Visa category:
- Do specific paid work unrelated to their main job or area of expertise at home or sell merchandise, other than what’s allowed by their visa
- Extend this visa or switch to another visa
- Live in the UK for extended periods
- Get public funds
- Study for more than 30 days – studying can’t be the main reason for your visit
- Marry or give notice of marriage
- Family members must apply separately
If the applicants wish to do work that is not permitted under this category they may be able to come to the UK under the points-based system.
Requirements For Permitted Paid Activity Visa Application
The Applicants must provide a formal invitation to undertake the pre-arranged engagement, and show that the engagement relates to them. The earliest you can apply for Permitted Paid Engagement Visa is three months before the intended date of travel. All the required documents should be attached to support the application for Permitted Paid Engagement Visa to be successful. Our team of UK immigration lawyers and solicitors can fully guide you regarding the relevant documents.
No Right Of Appeal Against Permitted Paid Engagement Visa UK Refusal
There is no right of appeal against the refusal of a UK visa application for entry clearance as visitors undertaking Permitted Paid Engagement. However there is nothing to be worried about as the refusal can still be challenged by way of a Judicial Review in the Upper Tribunal of the Asylum and Immigration Chamber or the High Court, as the case may be.
Judicial Review Against Refusal Of Visitors Undertaking Permitted Paid Engagement Visa Application
An application for permission to apply for Judicial Review must be lodged in in the Upper Tribunal of the Asylum and Immigration Chamber or the High Court, as the case may be within 3 months from the date of the refusal of the UK visa application. A pre-action protocol is served on the Entry Clearance Officer or the Home Office before initiating a Judicial Review application.
How UK Visa Consultants Can Help You With Permitted Paid Engagement Application Or Refusal Of Permitted Paid Engagement application
We are one of the leading Visa & Immigration Consultants Lawyers in Lahore, Pakistan. Our UK Immigration and Visa Consultancy firm is centrally located in Phase 2 DHA Lahore Pakistan. For our Office directions, please click here. Haly Tower in DHA Lahore is a well known landmark and there is plenty of basement parking area available for our clients. Our client can benefit from valet service when they arrive. Please give us a call before you arrive so that our friendly and helpful staff can give you our office directions and other details.
There are many individuals and Visa Consultants providing UK Visa consultancy in Lahore Pakistan however we specialize in Visa and Immigration services. Our UK Immigration Lawyers in Lahore Pakistan are professional, reliable and trustworthy. Our UK Immigration Consultants provide best customer service, confidentiality and reliable advice to our clients. We take pride in protecting the best interest of our clients.
Initial Consultation for permitted paid engagements Applications
It is our SOP (standard Operating Procedure) to offer paid visa initial consultations who wish to apply for UK visas. This enables us to gauge prospects of your UK Visa & Immigration matter and accordingly decide if we can assist you. If we, after the UK visa consultation, believe that we can prepare your UK Visa Application or appeal against UK Visa refusal, we then quote our fee. Our fees depend on the time we anticipate to prepare your UK Visa Application therefore these vary for everyone. Rest assured we do not surprise our clients with any hidden charges. Clients can visit our offices or take initial consultation via WhatsApp, FacTime, Zoom, Skype, GoogleMeet and other platforms. We have been successfully advising our clients across the globe for the last 15 years.
Preparation of Permitted Paid Engagements Application
Our experts UK Visa Consultants in Lahore Pakistan are equipped with latest and modern technology. We analyse our clients’ personal, familial and financial circumstances. We advise our clients on the required documentation for their UK Visa application, prepare draft letters of support, covering letter and document check list etc. Our UK Immigration Lawyers in Lahore Pakistan are expert in UK Visas & Immigration. Call us today to book your initial consultation with us either in person or remotely.
Refusal of permitted paid engagements application
We have successfully overturned many UK visa refusals by appealing the decisions in the UK. Our expert UK Visa Consultants in Lahore have necessary knowledge and expertise to direct you in the right direction.
FAQs – VISITOR UNDERTAKING PERMITTED PAID ENGAGEMENT
A person who is invited in the UK to demonstrate his professional expertise for which he would be paid should apply for Permitted Paid Engagement visa.
A person can stay in the UK for up to 1 month on Permitted Paid Engagement visa.
Permitted Paid Engagement visa fee for now is £95. This fee is subject to Government changes.