Debunking Common Myths About UK Immigration

Aug 14, 2023

Emigrating to a new country can be a daunting experience, and the process is often shrouded in myths and misconceptions. Here at Salmo, we want to break down these barriers and empower immigrants in the UK! Let’s debunk some of the common myths surrounding UK immigration and shed light on how we’re helping individuals navigate the visa process with ease.

Myth: Immigration is Always a Complicated and Expensive Process

Fact: While it's true that immigration procedures can be complex, Salmo is revolutionising the way the immigration process is approached. We use our technology to not only give our users clarity on immigration laws and give you the tools to take control of your visa application without having to sacrifice legal quality. Our approach lets you save on costs while still receiving the necessary support to ensure your application has the best chance at success!

Myth: Only Immigration Lawyers Can Successfully Navigate Visa Applications

Fact: We believe that everyone should have access to reliable information and tools for their visa application journey without having to fork out for an immigration lawyer. With our user-friendly interface and upcoming comprehensive Visa Prep service, Salmo Visa ensures that individuals have the best chance at gaining their visas and Settled Statuses with our Visa Prep and our ILR Tracker! This service uses your profile information to sift through all immigration laws and rules and display only the information relevant to your journey. Visa Prep helps applicants feel more confident and competent throughout the process, even without the need for a lawyer!

Myth: Becoming a UK Immigrant Means Leaving Behind Your Home Culture

Fact: Integration is a two-way street. At Salmo, we don’t believe you have to abandon our home culture to become a part of UK society! We aim to bridge the gap between immigrants and British citizens by educating the local community about the reality of becoming a UK immigrant. By fostering understanding and embracing diversity, amongst UK citizens, immigrants coming to the UK can both join in British culture while still championing their own!

Myth: Achieving Settled Status is a Complicated Process

Fact: Salmo Visa's Indefinite Leave to Remain Tracker is a game-changer in simplifying the visa process. Our innovative tool records and calculates travel days, allowing users to understand their eligibility for 5/10-year plans. With our ILR Tracker, the settlement process becomes easier and more straightforward! it utilises visa history and travel records, streamlining the decision-making process and ensuring that applicants can confidently submit their settlement applications.

In a realm often clouded by misconceptions, we are here as a reliable guide through the labyrinthine landscape of UK immigration. Try out our ILR Tracker here. Are there any other myths we’ve missed? Let us know in the comments!


Can I trust Salmo Visa's DIY option for my visa application?

Absolutely! Our  DIY option is designed to provide comprehensive support while giving you control over the process. The platform offers step-by-step guidance and resources to ensure your application meets all legal requirements.

Is the ILR Tracker accurate and reliable?

Our ILR tracker utilises data from your visa history and travel records to calculate your travel days, helping you make informed decisions regarding your settlement application. As long as the information inputted is correct, so is our Tracker!

Is the Visa Prep service worth it if I'm already familiar with the visa application process?

Definitely! The Visa Prep service helps you organise and gather all necessary documents systematically, ensuring a smoother and more efficient application process.