In current time, the rate of immigration is gradually increasing. Many job seekers, skilled workers; students are wishing to reside in the different region of the world for good job opportunities and comfortable lifestyle. The UK is one of the finest places for the immigrants of different countries. UK ancestry visa allows the candidates of a commonwealth country to Immigrate to the United Kingdom to work and reside if they have an ancestral bond with the United Kingdom.
That means the one of the grandparents of the applicant must be born in the UK or in the Channel Islands. The applicants can eligible for this purpose if their grandparents born on or before March 1922 in the UK. This visa can also obtain by the applicant of he or his parents have been adopted by any UK citizen. In this case, the applicant has to submit the proof of adoption.
There are certain criteria for the approval of ancestry visa. First of all the candidate must be a citizen of commonwealth nation and at least 18 years old. The grandparents of the applicant should take birth in UK or Channel Islands on or before 31.3.1922. The major intention of the applicant should have to take the employment in the United Kingdom. The applicant has to produce the evidence that he can give the financial support to himself and his family during his Stay in England.
The validity of ancestry visa is for five years after which the visa holder can able to apply for the citizenship of UK. After completion of five years in the UK, the candidate can apply for the indefinite leave to remain in England by providing the evidence that he has been spent five years with a continuous and permanent job in the UK.
The ancestry visa holders don’t need the point based immigration policy for their life and Work in the UK. They can do any kind of work for maintaining their cost of living during their stay at the UK.