> Can anyone help? Me and my partner who is Brazilian, who has a student
> visa which expires on 30/11/2006, have just received our COA to get
> 'registered' as civil partners. the problem is, even if we do this
> tomoow. The earliest we can get 'registered' be the middle of December.
> By then, his visa would have expired and bascially become an
> overstayer. So today, I called the Home Office Immigration Advice
> Bureau for clarification. They told me that he would need to have his
> visa extended, which I imagined he needed to, but they could not advise
> me as to under what catergory/type of visa he needs. And I was given
> the immigration advisory service number to call to find out myseld. Is
> that not unbelievable? I was not able to get a strainght answer from
> the people that police the law?
> Any advice would be appreciated.
> regards to all....David
BTW I have UK and Italian passports.. would this help?