Prime Minister David Cameron recently said that the “magnetic pull” of U.K. benefits is one of the reasons why a lot of people want to migrate to the nation. Many aspire to one day live a better life in the U.K. than continue on what they are accustomed to in their birth countries. But the recent pronouncements from the government have made it clear that they would start taking firm action to ensure that the Kingdom’s citizens are put first.
While the new policy might seem burdensome to those who seek to migrate to the U.K., policymakers have clarified that this does not mean that there’s no longer a chance for foreigners to gain citizenship. Those who want to come to Britain for the right reasons and those who seek to contribute to the welfare of the society, and not just benefit from it, are always welcome to go through the legal process of achieving citizenship.
People who feel that they belong to this group can benefit from consulting qualified immigration solicitors as these professionals can help migration applicants comply with the stringent requirements that the government has set up. Solicitors can provide expert legal advice on matters such as applying for visa and the type of authorization that’s appropriate for one’s specific case. They can even help sort out problems that aspiring citizens may encounter when dealing with the U.K. Home Office.