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Services - Immigration

Glasgow Central Citizens' Advice Bureau

How can CAB help you with your immigration issues ?

Our trained advisers can give you an overview of immigration law and your rights and entitlements as a migrant living in the U.K. Please note we can only offer basic immigration advice to clients, and so would ask to please check first with Reception that we will be able to help.

We can give you information on the following areas. For non-EU Nationals :

  • Entry Categories
  • In Country Applications
  • Point Based System
  • Undestanding Visa Endorsements
  • Entitlement to Public Funds
  • Biometric Residence Cards
  • Residence Requirements
  • Rights of Appeal for 1st tier tribunal

For E.U. Nationals (A2, A8 and EEA)

  • Rights to Reside Test
  • Habitual Residency Test
  • Workers Registration Scheme
  • Entitlement to Public Funds

Glasgow Central Citizens' Advice Bureau will never ask you to provide confidential, financial or banking details by telephone or email.

If you are coming into the bureau for any advice, please ensure you bring any or all of the following information with you :

  • Passport with Visa
  • Travel documentation
  • NI Number
  • Any correspondence from the home office
  • NASS Number
  • Proof of income or benefit award

Further information can be found at :

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Glasgow Central Citizens' Advice Bureau is not responsible for the content of external Internet sites.

Information on Volunteering


These are the opening times of the Glasgow Central CAB:
9:00am–5:00pm Mon–Fri

Drop-in service:

9:30am–4:30pm Mon–Fri

Client Testimonials

"I must say many thanks and praise for the hard work done to relieve my debts and stress"

Christiana and family

"Excellent manner, great attitude and very helpful and supportive advice"


"I received a very helpful and knowledgeable service and would not hesitate to contact in the future to further support my position"