IPREM and the NLV – check out the figures for 2023

The non-lucrative visa income and savings requirements are based on a system called IPREM, read on to find out more about how this affects your visa application and renewals In 2023, IPREM increased to €600 per month and this has pushed up the financial requirements for both an initial visa application and renewals.  The non-lucrative…

Renewing your NLV? Read our 5 top tips for getting it right first time

Whether you’ve just gained your non lucrative visa and are planning ahead or are in the throes of renewing your visa for the first time and are feeling overwhelmed, don’t worry –  you’re not alone! The process can be confusing and stressful, but with the right information and careful preparation, you’ll be well on your…

Non-lucrative visa document – what does it all mean?

Non-lucrative visa – what does it look like? What information does the visa page actually have? There’s a lot of important information on your visa page, not least a photo showing who it’s been issued to – but what do the other numbers and letters mean? Valid for: Pretty self-explanatory, this is the country that…

Non-Lucrative Visa – It’s all about the timing

It’s hard to believe that the Non-Lucrative Visa has only been a `thing´ for British citizens since 1st January 2021. With a slow start due to the pandemic, the first visas were eventually granted around late spring. Fast-forward to the end of 2022, and after helping our clients successfully apply for over 250 non-lucrative visas,…

A Carvans in the Sun, Showground event – Stafford 2022

Written by Chris Goodacre from Upsticks  After the previous weekend at A Place in the Sun, I felt a lot more confident going into the Caravan in the Sun’s Showground event weekend.  As a pre-event warm-up, I was asked to give a presentation to the Caravans in the Sun team on the Friday afternoon, explaining…