The UK Border Agency is ‘open for business’ to China

In response to the recent allegations in the media that the UK is falling down the pecking order of destinations to visit for Chinese workers Read more >

Immigration Update – changes to rules for non-EEA nationals

On 11 June 2012 a number of changes were announced to the rules affecting applications by people from outside the European Economic Area (EEA) applying Read more >

New Partner Promotion

We are delighted to announce that Elizabeth Booth has been promoted to Partner in the Real Estate Team at Quastel Midgen with effect from 1 Read more >

Таня Лейдлоу написала статью в журнале Homes Collection

Таня Лейдлоу, юрист Quastel Midgen, недавно написала статью в российском журнале для покупателей зарубежной недвижимости Homes Collection .   В статье Таня рассказала о инвестиций в Read more >

Changes to EPC Regulations from 6 April 2012

New Regulations are being introduced on 6 April 2012 relating to Energy Performance Certificates (EPC’s), which Regulations will be enforceable within England and Wales.   These Read more >

Changes to Stamp Duty Land Tax (“SDLT”)

Some of the changes to SDLT announced by the Government in the recent Budget that many will be aware of include: On the purchase of Read more >

Changes to qualifying period for Employment Claims

The Government announced in October last year that the qualifying period for bringing a claim for unfair dismissal will increase from one year to two years from 6 April Read more >

Изменения в оплате визового сбора в России

С 13 февраля 2012 года все заявления на визу в Великобританию должны быть заполнены и оплачены посредством он-лайн платежей. Ранее все заявления на визы в Read more >

Immigration Update – closure of Post Study Work Visas

Tier 1 (Post Study Work) will close to new applicants on 5 April 2012. UKBA is planning to introduce new provisions under Tier 2 General Read more >

Mortgage Indemnity Scheme to help first time buyers

The Government has today announced the launch of its new mortgage indemnity scheme to assist first time buyers and developers in a bid to boost Read more >