Dependant visa and Visa application for family members and friends from Turkey. This type of visa for immigration of dependents allows an applicant to apply for Indefinite Leave to Remain in the UK (ILR), often referred to as permanent residency. If you have a right to live the in the UK, your family may join you here.
Your family is defined as:
- your spouse (husband or wife) or civil partner;
- any children or grandchildren of you, your spouse or your civil partner who are under 21 years of age or who are dependent on you; and
- the parents or grandparents of you, your spouse or your civil partner.
- If you are a student, only your spouse, civil partner or dependent children are entitled to a right of residence.
If you and your partner are not married or in a civil partnership, you must be able to show that you are in a durable relationship with each other.
For Turkish Citizens; "you can apply for permission to remain in the United Kingdom if you are a dependant of a Turkish citizen who is established in business or working here under the provisions of the European Community Association Agreement (ECAA) with Turkey."