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ILPA: Significant Others (Part 1)

WEB 2118 Significant Others (Part 1)


Tuesday 21 November 2023 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
£55.00 - £165.00


This is the first of a two-session training, which covers all aspects of applications for spouses, civil, unmarried and same sex partners.

IMPORTANT NOTICE: This training is split into two three-hour sessions and you will need to attend both. This is the first session, you will also need to book a space for the second session on this link.

Level: Intermediate/Advanced

Description: Our popular Significant Others session is back: covering all aspects of applications for spouses, civil, unmarried and same sex partners (excluding financial requirements) 'The best course I have ever attended, brilliant' , 'outstanding' , "informative, lively and important" says the feedback.


Part 1 (Tuesday 21 November, 10:00 – 13:00) • Overview of Appendix FM for partners • 'Getting hitched' • Genuine & subsisting relationships • Special focus on unmarried partners

Part 2 (Monday 27 November, 14:00 – 17:00) To be booked separately on this page. • Paragraph EX • Exceptional circumstances • Article 8 ECHR & Appeal rights • Part 9 refusals & Suitability • EUSS

Audience: This is an intermediate-advanced course aimed at practitioners who have some experience of making Appendix FM applications.

Tutors: Tim Barnden and Matthew James, Bates Wells and Barry O'Leary and Andrew Jones, Wesley Gryk Solicitors.

Please book at

Immigration Law Practitioners' Association (ILPA)
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