Newfields

Fees information

We are an immigration law firm regulated by the Solicitors Regulatory Authority.

The information on this page outlines our typical professional fees categorised by application, complete with information about the service you can expect to receive from us. These costs are estimates and are subject to VAT at 20% (unless a VAT exemption applies). They do not include Home Office fees which can be found here.

We would be delighted to provide you with a written fee quote specific to your circumstances, and which clearly sets out the overall cost covering both our own professional fees and all disbursements associated with your immigration need.

Application type

Investment and entrepreneurial routes
(Start-Up; Innovator; Entrepreneur; Investor; and Representative of an Overseas Business)
£2,000 - £5,000
Work and sponsorship routes
(Tier 2 and Tier 5)
£500 - £2,500
Study routes
(Tier 4, Short-Term student and Parent of a Tier 4 Child)
£500 - £1,000
The UK Ancestry route £500 - £1,500
Family dependant applications for the above routes £500 - £1,500
Family of settled or British citizens routes £1,000 - £3,500
The EU Settlement Status Scheme and EEA residence documents £500 - £1,500
The Long Residence route £1,000 - £2,000
Naturalisation and Registration as a British Citizen £750 - £2,000
Visit visa £500 - £1,500

Our approach to fees

We will always provide an initial consultation of up to 15 minutes without cost. You will then have two options should you wish to instruct us:

Option 1: Checking service. This service will typically be in the region of £150-£350 plus VAT (unless a VAT exemption applies) and involves our review of any application form and supporting documentation that you prepare.

Option 2: Comprehensive legal service. This service involves our team completing the matter in its entirety for you. You can expect us to:

Our fees will depend on the nature of your application.

The estimates listed above are for straightforward applications and will apply in the vast majority of cases.

However, if your application is more complex or time consuming than originally envisaged, we may have to revise our estimates upwards by up to 50%. We will of course inform you in advance if we expect this to occur.

Applications may be more complex or time consuming for the following reasons:

Additional costs

You should be aware of the following fees, which will be in addition to our own professional costs, and that you will be responsible for meeting:

Timeframes

Applications are decided by the Home Office. We cannot guarantee how long it will take to process your application but a guide is provided here.

We will do our best to submit your application as soon as reasonably practicable after we have obtained your full instructions, and subject to you providing all the necessary supporting evidence and information required for the application. Depending on your circumstances and the nature of your application, we can typically submit an application within 1-3 weeks of you responding to our advice.

Testimonials

John Mitchell

Coach

“We have had nothing short of exceptional service from Glyn and his team at Newfields. Their attention to detail for our visas was beyond anything that we had anticipated with every step of the process being made as simple as possible for us - even to the point where Glyn went out of his way after hours to meet me to receive my BRP. We couldn't have asked for a better service and have recommended Glyn to numerous other South Africans engaging in the visa process”

Eloise Sohier

Presenter

“My experience with Newfields and Glyn was second to none! All of our correspondence was via email in which Glyn would reply within hours if I had any questions or concerns. I was very impressed with Glyn and would have no hesitation in using his services again.”

Rugby Football League

“The RFL have worked with Newfields on a wide range of immigration issues and have found that they have an excellent understanding of many immigration matters. Glyn is always available for both the governing body and the clubs to answer the most straightforward or complex query; his attitude and work ethic are outstanding.”

Jo Trip

Netballer, Saracens Mavericks

“I have used Newfields for numerous visa applications, and I am so grateful to Glyn and his team for their commitment and hard work to make sure each application was seamless. Glyn personally went above and beyond; efficiently communicating what was required, and taking the time to walk me through the process, making sure I understood each step. He made a very overwhelming application process a lot easier and a lot less stress!”

Sean Maitland

International and professional rugby player

“Very professional and makes life a lot easier, amazing to work with”

Brad Barritt

English Premiership and England National Rugby Union player

“Glyn provided a fantastic service to my family and I, they were professional, extremely helpful and very efficient, and were always on hand for friendly advice.”

Rugby Football Union

“Glyn has been instrumental in advising the England Rugby Football Union as well as many clubs on a wide range of immigration matters, and is always on hand to steer us in the right direction. He and his colleagues always respond promptly, efficiently and often with very little notice, which is essential in the fast moving environment within which we work.”

Admiral Insurance

“With Admiral Insurance being a global brand with offices all over the world we have a lot of visa and immigration queries. We have used Newfields for a number of years now and I have found every interaction with them to be a very positive and helpful experience. The customer service they provide is second to none and I know I can always count on their fantastic service and advice.”

Bryan Habana

Rugby Union player

“The efficiency, professionalism and swiftness with which Glyn handled the situation I presented him with (at very short notice) was absolutely outstanding. I will definitely be using his services in future.”

Ayaka Suzuki

Professional and international rugby player

“Newfields has supported me in the challenge of playing rugby in England. Despite facing difficulties due to the pandemic, Glyn has handled the matter promptly and professionally. With that great support, I am looking forward to a great start in the UK”

Eddie Jones

Coach

“Newfields did an exceptional job in helping us with our immigration requirements - very professional and personal with a minimum of fuss. I recommend their practice very highly”

Jamie Roberts

International and professional rugby player

“Perhaps one of the most stressful things about moving abroad is all the admin around the visa application procedure. I was very fortunate that before and during my time in South Africa I had Glyn on hand to help with my application. He was extremely helpful and very professional, which certainly helped alleviate quite a lot of my stress! I would definitely recommend Glyn to anyone looking for assistance with their Visa application Abroad.”

Hadleigh Parkes

Welsh International Rugby Union player

“Newfields provided a seamless service – from preparing all the paperwork and personally attending the Home Office with me, through to returning all of my documents in person. Very approachable, reassuring and quick to answer queries – a great service for international athletes.”

Tania Hoffman

Head Coach, Celtic Dragons

“Glyn and Newfields make the visa process seamless each season; from the moment we inform them of the signing of our import players to the day they arrive in the UK. Glyn has always given sound advice and I would recommend Newfields Law wholeheartedly”

Francois Louw

English Premiership Rugby Union player

“Outstanding and efficient service for my family and I”

Gareth Anscombe

Welsh National Rugby Union player

“With the help of Glyn, our visa applications that at first were a challenging and daunting prospect, were made straightforward and were done in a very efficient manner. I would definitely use Glyn and his team's services again.”

Federico Fernández

Premier League football player

“Glyn was always available when needed and made our applications, which were time sensitive and very daunting at first, less stressful and more straightforward. Highly recommended.”

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