Social Security News
Mortgage interest element in universal credit replaced with a loan
Jul 24, 2017

From April 2018, the mortgage interest element in universal credit and other benefits will be replaced with a loan. Essentially, a claimant will be able to get the same level of help as before, but when the house is sold, that money must be repaid to…

Immigration News
New immigration guidance on studying under Tier 4
Jun 18, 2017

UK Visas and Immigration has updated its guidance on how it considers applications from people to enter or remain in the UK under Tier 4 of the points-based immigration system. The guidance is based on the Immigration Rules. Tier 4 categories …

Family Law News
New fees for registration of births, deaths, marriages and civil partnerships
Oct 9, 2017

For the first time, fees will be charged for certain services associated with the registration of births, deaths, marriages and civil partnerships. Services that will now attract a fee are: (a) a correction to an entry to a register book – t…