This category applies to individuals who want to move or remain in the UK as the partner of a British citizen, a settled person, ECAA immigrant or Post-Brexit EU national. A partner includes a husband, wife, and civil or unmarried or same-sex partner. Under this visa, successful applicants may stay in the UK for 30 months or 33 months if applied outside the UK.
Fiancee Visa is for those who want to move to the UK as the fiancé or proposed civil partner of a British citizen, a settled person, an ECAA immigrant or Post-Brexit EEA Nationals. Applicants must intend to marry or register their civil partnership within six months of arrival in the UK. After they can apply as the Spouse or Civil Partner of their sponsoring partner under the relevant route.
If you are not fulfilling all the requirements to join a family member, however meeting the certain eligibility and suitability requirements, you may apply relying on your Family & Private Life. This route is designed to unite the families who cannot succeed in the general rules to protect their human rights.
Children under the age of 18 years who want to move to the UK as the children of a British citizen or a settled person can apply under this category. The child must be aged under 18 years, not be living independently or with their own separate family unit and not be married or in a civil partnership.
Adult Dependent Relative Visa
This category applies to the individuals who want to move to the UK as an adult dependent of a British citizen, a settled person. Under this visa, successful applicants may settle in the UK permanently. Applicants must prove they are in need of long term care from the sponsor.