Earlier this year, the Supreme Court ruled that the minimum income threshold of £18,600 to bring into Britain a spouse from outside of the EU were legal in a case called MM (Lebanon) & Others v the Secretary for the Home Department [2017] UKSC10. The minimum income threshold is accepted in principle, however consideration must be given to the best interests of the children, a matter to be properly taken into account in the balancing and decision making process. The ruling, made back in February,…Continue Reading “Changes to the Minimum Income Rules for foreign spouses”