Policy paper

Chapter 8, section 1: spouses

Chapter 8, section 1 of the immigration directorate instructions deals with spouses under the family members transitional arrangements.

This was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government

Documents

Chapter 8: Family members transitional arrangements, section 1, spouses

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Chapter 8: Family members transitional arrangements, section 1, annex A2, forced marriage

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Chapter 8: Family members transitional arrangements, section 1, annex A3, English language requirement for spouses

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Chapter 8: Family members transitional arrangements, section 1, annex B, recognition of marriage and divorce

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Chapter 8: Family members transitional arrangements, section 1, annex C, polygamous and potentially polygamous marriages

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Chapter 8: Family members transitional arrangements, section 1, annex D, domicile

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Chapter 8: Family members transitional arrangements, section 1, annex E, domestic violence - list of police forces and pro-forma letter

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Chapter 8: Family members, transitional arrangements, section 1, annex F, family members, maintenance and accommodation

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Chapter 8: Family members transitional arrangements, section 1, annex G, refusal wordings

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Details

Chapter 8, section 1 of the immigration directorate instructions deals with spouses under the family members transitional arrangements.

For applications made before 9 July 2012.

Published 9 July 2012
Last updated 3 April 2017 + show all updates
  1. Updated chapter 8: Family members transitional arrangements, section 1, annex A3, English language requirement for spouses.
  2. Updated annex A3 for use on or after 19 November 2015.
  3. Updated part 8: Annex F guidance.
  4. Updated chapter 8: Family members, transitional arrangements, section 1, annex F, family members, maintenance and accommodation guidance.
  5. Updated English language requirement – Family Members under Part 8, Appendix FM and Appendix Armed Forces of the Immigration Rules guidance.
  6. Updated annex 3 guidance.
  7. Updated annex A3 guidance.
  8. First published.