UK Ancestry Visa


UK Ancestry Visa

Ancestry visa leads to Indefinite Leave to Remain (ILR) in the UK after completion of 5 years residence in the UK. UK Ancestry Visa The UK Ancestry visa category is for Commonwealth citizens wishing to come to work in the UK on the basis of having a grandparent born in the UK. You can apply for a UK Ancestry visa if all of the following are true: you’re a Commonwealth citizen you can prove one of your grandparents was born in the UK, the Channel Islands or the Isle of Man you’re able and planning to work in the UK you meet the other eligibility requirements The earliest you can apply is 3 months before you travel. You should get a decision on your visa within 3 weeks when you apply from outside the UK.

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