A guide to securing British citizenship as an EU national

by Philip Gamble | Feb 8, 2018

If you’re an EU national and want to secure your rights in the UK, the best way to do that is to apply for British citizenship now. If you've ...

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Get British citizenship for your kids before they turn 18

by Philip Gamble | Jan 23, 2018

Giving your child the gift of British citizenship could be one of the most important things you do for them. A British passport not only gives...

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Can you inherit British citizenship from a non-relative?

by Reg Bamford | Dec 19, 2017

You may have heard that claiming British citizenship as a South African can get pretty bizarre. Sure, it’s easy when your parent (or, in some ...

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How to keep your work permit when you change jobs in the UK

by Philip Gamble | Nov 16, 2017

If you’re currently working in the UK on a Tier 2 visa and thinking about switching jobs, you need to be aware that a change in your employmen...

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Get the right visa for your dream job in the UK

by Philip Gamble | Sep 26, 2017

Are you working for a company in South Africa that has a branch in the UK? If so, the Tier 2 (Intra-company Transfer) visa may be of interest ...

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The good character requirement could determine whether you qualify for British citizenship

by Philip Gamble | Sep 21, 2017

Whether you’re applying for naturalisation as a British citizen based on residence in the UK, or registration as a British citizen by descent,...

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EU residency is for sale – and South Africans are buying

by Andrew Rissik | Aug 17, 2017

To encourage even more inward investment, the Portuguese government has created new categories for its popular Golden Resident Permit Programm...

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5 unusual ways you can claim British citizenship

by Philip Gamble | Aug 14, 2017

You may not know it yet, but you could be eligible for British citizenship. While most people are aware of the usual routes to citizenship, su...

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Brexit's effect on the Portuguese Golden Visa Programme

by Staff Writer | Jul 12, 2016

There are concerns after the UK’s EU referendum that visa programmes, like Portugal’s Golden Visa, are in jeopardy. Be assured though; anyone ...

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