When you apply for UK marriage visa some minimal income requirements appear.
You and your partner must have a combined income of at least £18,600 a year if:
- you’re applying as a partner.
- you want to settle in the UK (get ‘indefinite leave to remain’) within 5 years.
You must prove you have extra money if you have children who are not:
- British citizens
- EEA nationals
- permanently settled
You’ll need to earn an extra:
- £3,800 for your first child
- £2,400 for each child you have after your first child
This is the called the ‘minimum income requirement’.