The premium service is an efficient and stress free route to obtain a same-day decision. Descartes Solicitors is registered with the Home Office to provide same-day Premium or Super Premium services for a number of settlement (“indefinite leave to remain) or visa extension applications (“limited leave to remain”).
If applying for settlement, a premium service appointment must be:
Super Premium Service
The super premium service is a mobile service. It means that:
i) a courier will collect your application forms and documents premium service staff will visit you to get your biometric information (fingerprints and photo) and your signature
ii) You can choose the location and time of the visit (between midday and 3pm, Monday to Friday).
iii) You can use this service for 4 main applicants and a maximum of 10 people per visit.
iv) You will usually get a decision on your application within 24 hours.
The Home Office fee for this service is currently £10,500 per visit, plus the premium service fee per application type.
Which applications cannot be made on the Premium or Super Premium Service
The following types of applications CANNOT be dealt with on a Premium or Super Service basis:
What we can offer you
Our specialist lawyers will advise and assist you every step of the way including to prepare your case including the completion of your application form, checking of all documentation and the preparation of detailed covering representations.
If instructed, our lawyers will also accompany you to your Premium Service appointment on the allocated day and advise you throughout the process.
It is important to note that the Home Office will only consider straight forward applications on the same day. Occasionally, there may be hidden defects with an application which will not be possible to identify from the information you provide. This may be identified by the Home Office immigration officer considering your application. They may ask for more information by way of a postal application.
If for any reason the Home Office refuse your application, they may choose not to refund your fees.
Approximately 95% of all applications submitted at the PEO are processed on the same day. We will advise you as to whether your application is straight forward at our initial consultation.
If you require any further information or if you are happy to proceed with these terms and conditions then please contact us on 0208 995 3556 or on 0844 556 9901 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.