Carl founded Visalogic in 2006. He serves as the Director, while also working directly with new and existing clients and providing professional immigration advice to some of the UK's most successful companies, hospitality service providers, and sporting organisations. Carl has been involved in UK immigration for over 20 years and has a wealth of commercial experience and real world know-how that he uses on a daily basis to ensure UK employers and the skilled migrants they employ are compliant with UK immigration laws and regulations.

UK Home Office Outsources Immigration UK Operations 'On the Cheap'

23 Jul 2019 | Posted by Carl Thomas

Amid countless complaints from Think Tanks and official bodies about the UK work permit and UK visas, the Home Office has now been accused of outsourcing immigration efforts "on the cheap." According to reports from David Bolt - a man providing independent scrutiny of the UK's British N...

Should the UK Scrap the Immigration Target and Focus on Managing UK Visas?

21 Jul 2019 | Posted by Carl Thomas

According to recent reports, the net immigration UK levels for 2019 are 1.4 million higher than they would have been if ministers had been able to achieve their goal of reducing immigration levels to less than 100,000 per year. According to a centre-right think tank named Onward, it's time for th...

UK Government Urged to Improve UK Work Permit Options for Entrepreneurs and Startups

18 Jul 2019 | Posted by Carl Thomas

With the promise of Brexit just around the corner, new discussions seem to be appearing all the time around the issue of the UK work permit, and the pathways available into Britain. One of the most recent groups discussing UK visas, is The Entrepreneurs Network, a think tank for the free market t...

Children Denied UK Visas Based on Judgements of 'Good Character'

14 Jul 2019 | Posted by Carl Thomas

As committees continue to raise concerns about the nature of immigration in the UK, and the changes to the UK work permit following Brexit, new scandals have emerged around the UK visa. Recently, children as young as 10 years of age have had their request for indefinite leave to remain in the UK ...

Over 50% of Employers 'Will Suffer from New UK Work Permit Rules'

12 Jul 2019 | Posted by Carl Thomas

According to recent reports, more than half of the employers in the UK with staff from outside of the UK will suffer as a result of the proposed system for the UK work permit after Brexit. A survey into 380 businesses was conducted by the British Chambers of Commerce, in collaboration with the jo...

UK Manufacturers Call for Action On UK Work Permit

11 Jul 2019 | Posted by Carl Thomas

Manufacturers in the UK fashion space have advised that the industry could face a significant shortage of talent if the work permit UK rules aren't changed. During September 2018, the Migration Advisory Committee for the UK government recommended the creation of a new system for UK visas. The upd...

International Graduate Achieves Dream Job with Tier 2 Work Permit

06 Jul 2019 | Posted by Carl Thomas

For many people applying for the coveted UK work permit, successfully earning the right to live and pursue a career in England can be a challenging process. However, there are a handful of people that do make their dreams come true with access to the tier 2 system. One recent graduate fro...

Home Office Errors May Be Leading to the Wrongful Loss of UK Visas

05 Jul 2019 | Posted by Carl Thomas

Recent reports from UK immigration consultants, lawyers and campaigners suggest that people being targeted by UK immigration enforcement may have been wrongly detained or deported lately. According to the reports, these issues are occurring because of the Immigration UK Home Office failing to com...

UK Immigration Scandal: Home Office Ordered to Allow the Return of Asylum Seeker

04 Jul 2019 | Posted by Carl Thomas

A homosexual woman that was removed from the UK five years ago due to the lack of a UK work permit or documents for British Naturalisation has been told that she can now return to the country. The decision has been heralded as a significant court ruling that could change the lives of thousands of...

UK Men Held on Suspicion of Smuggling Over 300 illegal Immigrants into UK

29 Jun 2019 | Posted by Carl Thomas

Desperate times seem to be leading to desperate acts when it comes to immigration UK issues lately. At the end of June this year, 3 men have been arrested and held by police on suspicion of smuggling over 300 illegal immigrants into the UK. Two of the men involved in helping the people to enter t...