Our Legal Fees
At Arden Solicitors Advocates we offer a transparent solicitors fee structure and below is an explanation of how we charge. Our Fees will also vary depending on the complexity of each client’s case.
The prices listed below are for guidance only. The actual fee will depend on the complexity of your case and the seniority of the lawyer dealing with the matter. We will give you an accurate quote in advance of any work undertaken.
All prices are subject to VAT@20%, however for Immigration cases, if you hold no Immigration residence document in the UK, and you are not of EAA nationality, or residing outside Europe, you may be exempt from paying VAT. This also applies to those holding a visitor visa, or those who have a visa for 6 month or less.
|Type of service||Fix fee|
|Consultation (maximum 1 hr)||£150.00-£250.00|
|Premium service at the Home Office in Croydon||£500.00|
|Applications (Fees exclude Home Office fee and any other disbursement)|
|Replacement Residence Permit (BRP)
Fees exclude Home Office fee
The list below, exclude disbursements, such as application fee (Home Office/Entry Clearance fee), IHS, translation, and/or any other disbursement/s
The fees are for per application
|Immigration Applications (PBS)|
|Innovator visa application||£3,000.00|
|Start up Visa||£3,000.00|
|Tier 1 entrepreneur Team(extension)||£7,000.00|
|Tier 1 extension/ILR||£6,000.00|
|Tier 2 initial application/further leave or ILR||£1500.00|
|Tier 4 student application/ further leave||£850.00|
|Tier 5 Youth mobility scheme||£900.00|
|Dependants of PBS visa (fee is based on per dependant)|
|Applying at the same time as the main applicant||£400.00|
|Applying separately from the main applicant||£1000.00|
|Non Point Based System|
|Spouse visa/extension of stay||£2000.00|
|Other dependant relative application||£2,000.00|
|Access to children||£2000.00|
|Children to join you||£2,000.00|
|Application for settlement(ILR)||£2,000.00|
|Sole Representative of an overseas business||£7,000.00|
|Tier 2 sponsor licence||£3,000.00|
|Revocation of Deportation order||£2,500.00|
|Application for Discretionary Leave|
|Application spouse/partner for Discretionary leave/Extension/ILR||£2000.00|
|Application for DLR (for diplomats and their dependent/s)(per application)||£2,000.00|
|Application for DLR (20 years route)||£2,000.00|
|Application for ILR (10 years route)||£2,000.00|
|Fees exclude Home Office fee, and any other disbursements such as translations.|
|Application for British Citizen|
|Application for British naturalisation/ Citizenship||£850.00|
|Application for children (10 years route for children born in the UK)||£1500.00|
|Application to register as a British citizen (from BOT)||£1200.00|
|Application for Reconsideration for British citizenship||£700.00|
|EEA Family Permit||£2000.00|
|Application for an EEA residence card||£1250.00|
|Application for retention right||£2,000.00|
|Application for permanent residence||£2000.00|
|Dependants of EEA migrant, other than spouse and children||£2,000.00|
|Application for settlement||£1250.00|
For Asylum and Protection Route claims, no Home Office fee and HIS fee is payable for the list below.
Additional fee for disbursements includes any translation, expert reports, others
|Asylum and Protection Claims|
|Asylum/Human Rights claims||£2000.00|
|Fresh claims application||£1500.00|
|Application for stateless person||£1250.00|
|Family reunion application||£1500.00|
|Application for bail(paper application)||£400.00|
|Plus Representation before the First Tier Tribunal Plus disbursement/s if any||£350.00|
|The fees quoted is per application|
Additional Fees for Appeals Hearings
The fee for advocacy is based on a single hearing. If there is more than one hearing, there will be a separate fee for a second hearing or an adjourned hearing.
The fees for our service exclude any expert report, translations, interpreter, and others.
For Appeal hearing, the fee below excludes the court fee and other disbursements.
We also charge separate fee/s for postage, if documents are sent by Recorded delivery/Special delivery/courier
|Lodging ground of appeal||£500.00|
|Plus Tribunal fee||£140.00|
Immigration hearings (exclude the Tribunal fee of £140.00 to lodge an appeal, if you are not except form paying this fee)
|Preparation of appeal bundle and to represent|
|Preparation of asylum appeal/Human Rights and advocacy before the First Tier Tribunal||£2000.00|
|Deportation – Preparation and Advocacy Before the First Tier Tribunal
Before the First Tier Tribunal
|Application for permission to the Upper Tribunal||£500.00|
|Representation for permission in the Upper Tribunal||£1200.00|
|Preparation of bundle for full hearing before Upper Tribunal||£1200.00|
|Representation in the Upper Tribunal||£1000.00|
|Representation at Case Management hearing(London)||£350.00|
|Additional fee if the hearing takes place outside London per hearing Plus travel cost||£350.00|
|Application for judicial review (excluding court fee)||£2,500.00|
|Permission hearing including preparation of bundle||£4000.00|
|Full hearing (JR)||£5,000.00|
|Hearing for JR will also carry a separate fee for disbursements, such as court fee and barrister’s fee|
|Family and matrimonial matters||(Fixed fee)|
|Divorce applications (consented divorce)||£1,250.00|
|Plus VAT, plus, court fee, and other disbursements|
Family and matrimonial matters (Hourly rate)
Contested divorce, Declaration of Marital Status, Children matter, Financial remedy, or any other matrimonial or family matter- we charge on an hourly rate, plus court fee, and barrister’s fee.
Civil matters (hourly rate)
Civil case, the same hourly rate will apply, plus VAT and disbursements.
The fee quoted below is an estimate. Our legal fee starts from the price stated below, plus disbursements
|Purchasing a property (Fees quoted, excluding disbursements)||£1550.00 plus VAT|
|Selling a property (Fees quoted, excluding disbursements)||£1,250.00 plus VAT|
|Purchase/Sale of a business||£700.00 plus VAT|
Our rate for paralegals who are supervised by the principle is £150 plus VAT, plus disbursements.
Our rate for a solicitor with over 10 years’ experience is £250 plus VAT, and disbursements.
Counsel’s fee for Advocacy/drafting documents /conference/other will depends on the seniority of the barrister.
|Other Services- fixed fee|
|Change of name deed||£90.00|
|Power of Attorney||£150.00|
|Application to the Court of Protection (per application)||Hourly Rate|
|Application to the Office of Public Guardian for a
Lasting Power of Attorney (LPA)
|Apply to become a court-appointed deputy
Application to the Court of Protection
|£700 per application|
|For an estimate of the time frame, kindly contact us directly so that we can discuss this with you.|
Should you wish to discuss the likely cost of your case, you may contact us by email (firstname.lastname@example.org, or by telephone (020 8997 8885).
If you are abroad, you may also contact us by WhatApp, Imo, Skype, Vibre(07535711237).