Ancestry Visa

You can apply for a UK Ancestry visa if you:
  • Are a Commonwealth citizen
  • Are applying from outside the UK
  • Are able to prove that one of your grandparents was born in the UK
  • Are able and planning to work in the UK
You must prove that you:
  • Are 17 or over
  • Have enough money without help from public funds to support and house yourself and any dependants
  • Can and plan to work in the UK

Your Ancestry

You must also show that you have a grandparent born in 1 of the following circumstances:
  • In the UK, including the Channel Islands and the Isle of Man
  • Before 31 March 1922 in what is now the Republic of Ireland
  • On a British-registered ship or aircraft
You can claim ancestry if either you or the relevant parent:
  • Were adopted
  • Were born within or outside marriage in the UK

You cannot claim UK ancestry through step-parents.


  • Your full birth certificate
  • Your marriage certificate or civil partnership registration document if your husband, wife or civil partner wants to join you
  • The full birth certificates of the parent and grandparent your ancestry claim is based on
  • Marriage certificates for your parents and grandparents and legal adoption papers if you or your parents are adopted

XIPHIAS Immigration helps you and guide you in every way to fulfill your dreams to settle in UK. We have all the expertise to prepare your application and advice you before and after you come to UK on how to accomplish the conditions put forth by the UK Authorities. Now is the time to take advantage of great life style in UK. The opportunities are unlimited.

Our Immigration Coordinators will reply your inquiry within 48 hours and provide you with FREE phone Consultation Service.

Email: [email protected]
Phone: +971-521 021 001