This petition was submitted during the 2015–2017 Conservative government

Petition British people want equal rights to enter the UK with their family

Citizens from the UAE, Oman & Qatar can travel to the UK with an Electronic Visa Waiver (EVW) document.
British citizens living and working outside of the UK require a visa to return with their non-EU or EEA family, which is often denied.

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Immigration rule 'has split 15,000 children from a parent'
Dominic Casciani BBC News 2015

Families 'torn apart' by immigration rules on spouses
BBC News 2014

UK's new visa rules 'causing anguish' for families
BBC News 2013

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