Reply To: French claimant and Egyptian partner

Peter Barker

Just one final thing: it’s immigration advice, which we are not supposed to provide without official authority, so this would have to be phrased as “have you considered seeking advcee about the possibility of …” But PSS was granted in 2020 because the French citizen at that stage did not have five years’ residence, but they do now and they don’t have to wait until 2025 before they upgrade to settled status: they can apply immediately.