All Articles: Visa conditions
Home Office changes tack on “professional sportsperson” definition – but is it enough?
The Home Office amended its definition of a ‘professional sportsperson’ back in January 2019. At the time, I set out why I thought the changes were significant: Why coaching your kid’s football team could breach your visa conditions. Sin ...19th March 2019
Why coaching your kid’s football team could breach your visa conditions
For reasons that don’t appear to have been explained anywhere, at least not that I can find, the Home Office has made significant changes to the definition of a professional sportsperson. This is important because a prohibition on performing act ...18th January 2019
Court of Appeal: visa conditions do not count unless notified in writing
Today’s decision in Anwar v Secretary of State for the Home Department  EWCA Civ 2134 confirms that if the Home Office wishes to impose visa conditions, it must give people written notice of those conditions. If the Home Office fails ...15th December 2017