UK VISA APPLICATION CENTERS COVID-19 UPDATE
In this video we will discussing about the UKVCAS which will remain open throughout the lockdown period.
UKVCAS (UK Visa and Citizenship Application Services) have clearly mentioned on their website that they are delivering an essential service and that they are planning to remain open during the lockdown period. UKVCAS workforce are also presently observed as key workers. The service should as a result remain completely functional even with the approaching lockdown, due to come into effect from today that is 5 November 2020.
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On the other hand, applicants should not attend a UKVCAS appointment if they are intended to be self-isolating (whether because of the contact, symptoms or travel, etc.).
The UKVCAS’ key workers will sit behind perspex screens, wear masks, maintain social distancing and regularly apply hand sanitizer. UKVCAS are also operating superior cleaning practises across all service points. Those attending appointments will be required to wear a face covering and obey instructions given by UKVCAS staff. Only those applicants named on the application must attend the appointment (even though specific exceptions are allowed).
UKVCAS has recommended that applicants at risk must follow any applicable NHS guidance or guidance received from their GP before reserving or attending an appointment at the UKVCAS.
Please note, The guidelines in this video blog is for general information only and does not aim to be full or to give legal advice. Although every effort is made to make sure the information and rule is current as of the date of publishing, it must be emphasised that, because of the passage of time, this does not automatically suggest the current legal status We do not accepts any responsibility for loss which may result from retrieving or dependence on information mentioned in this update. For official updates and information on the new law please don’t hesitate to contact us.