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.

How we can help

As specialist UK Immigration BNO and UK Ancestry visa lawyers, our team of lawyers have wealth of knowledge and experience to provide expert immigration advice and services for all types of UK work visa applications. You want to apply for BNO and UK Ancestry visa, please Contact our expert team of work visa lawyers for professional, honest, reliable, and affordable legal advice and services. AR UK Visa specialise in all types of UK BNO and UK Ancestry visa. Our expert team of UK Immigration lawyers and advisers can provide legal assistance at all stages of your BNO and UK Ancestry visa application including entry clearance, switching into BNO and UK Ancestry visa from inside the UK, extension of BNO and UK Ancestry visa and Indefinite Leave to Remain (ILR) on the basis of your BNO and UK Ancestry visa.

You are welcome to email us your question for free immigration advice or submit an online request to book an appointment for detailed immigration advice and consultation with one of our work and business immigration visa lawyers.

Your UK immigration application is drafted, completed, and submitted online together with supporting evidence and UK visa application fee. We collate your supporting documents which we upload on UKVCAS – VFS Portal. We schedule an appointment with the UK visa Application Centre UKVCAS – VFS for enrolment of your biometrics for processing your UK immigration visa application.

We pride ourselves on being approachable and proactive in understanding and meeting our clients’ needs. We are a highly driven team, dedicated to providing professional, honest, affordable and reliable UK immigration law advice and services to our clients. We take your instructions, understand your requirements, discuss your options with you and advise you accordingly. We provide complete and comprehensive service from initial advice up to the point of decision by the Home Office (or the court if it is an appeal matter). Our success rate in our immigration applications is perfect, which is due to our honest work ethics in taking clear and concise instructions from our clients and collecting supporting evidence from the outset. You can contact us on 01202925737 or call us on mobile 07548856403 or email us at or by completing our contact form.