Visas: Ukraine

Home Office written question – answered on 19th July 2022.

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Photo of Stephen Morgan Stephen Morgan Shadow Minister (Defence) (Armed Forces and Defence Procurement), Shadow Minister (Education) (Schools)

To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, what the average waiting time was to process an application for a visa under the (a) Ukraine Family Scheme and (b) Ukraine Sponsorship Scheme for (i) adults and (ii) children in the latest period for which data is available.

Photo of Stephen Morgan Stephen Morgan Shadow Minister (Defence) (Armed Forces and Defence Procurement), Shadow Minister (Education) (Schools)

To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, whether any applications for visas under (a) the Ukraine Family Scheme and (b) Ukraine Sponsorship Scheme for (i) adults and (ii) children have been lost by her Department as of 11 July 2022.

Photo of Kevin Foster Kevin Foster The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for the Home Department

UKVI have issued thousands of visas under the Ukraine Family Scheme and the Homes for Ukraine Scheme. The latest figures can be found here Ukraine Family Scheme and Ukraine Sponsorship Scheme: visa data - GOV.UK (www.gov.uk)

Applications are being processed as quickly as possible, with an aim of deciding the majority within 48 hours where we are able to do so.

No Ukraine visa scheme applications have been lost.

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