Ukraine Russia Crisis: Information hub
With the worsening situation in Ukraine, we recognise the need for an easy to access resource of information for those affected by the crisis.
Whether you are a Ukrainian national in the UK and have concerns about your family or business interests, a British national resident in Ukraine, someone whose business interests may be affected by sanctions or simply seeking to leave the country we recognise that this is a time of great concern for you.
Please find below a selection of helpful articles and resources which we trust will be of assistance.
Ukraine: Statement of Changes
30 March 2022
The Home Office released a Statement of Changes to the Immigration Rules (the "Rules") on 29 March 2022. The new changes include the introduction of a new Appendix Ukraine Scheme ...
Ukraine: Sponsorship Scheme
17 March 2022
From 18 March, individuals, charities, community groups and businesses will be able to volunteer accommodation and provide a route to safety for Ukrainians, and their immediate family members. Anyone in the ...
Ukraine: Update on UK entry requirements and visa options
10 March 2022
Today the Home Secretary announced that the entry requirements for Ukrainian refugees are to be relaxed. These changes are set to be implemented on Tuesday next week. Until ...
Ukraine: Refuge in the UK
04 March 2022
On 1 March 2022, the Secretary of State ("SSHD") announced an expansion for family reunification and a sponsored humanitarian visa route. Following this, the Home Office then updated its  ...
Ukraine – Home Office concessions
25 February 2022
Given the ongoing events in Ukraine, the British government has introduced temporary concessions to support Ukrainian citizens in the UK who are now unable to return home when their existing ...
Ukraine visas update
24 February 2022
Given the events overnight in Ukraine, the British government has introduced temporary visa concessions for family members of British nationals who live in Ukraine. In response to the Russian invasion ...
Business and Economic Impacts
UK Imposes Sanctions on Russia
23 February 2022
Yesterday the Prime Minister announced to parliament that in light of Russia's actions in Ukraine the government would be introducing new sanctions. On February 10, 2022, the UK government laid before ...
UK Government Advice
Support for family members of British nationals in Ukraine, and Ukrainian nationals in Ukraine and the UK
Ukraine Advice Project UK
Free UK immigration advice for people fleeing Ukraine
UK Visa Application Centre in Kyiv
Information about the UK Visa Application Centre in Kyiv, which is currently closed due to the emergency situation.
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