New fees for immigration and nationality applications came into effect on 6 April 2018 and a slightly expanded list of fees applies from 8 October 2018. This post, originally published in April but now updated to reflect those mid-year additions, shows the fees for 2018/19. Overall the rates this year represent an increase on the charges for 2017/18, although the rise was not so swingeing as in the past. The eye-watering price of a dependent relative application (£3,250) was held steady (thanks a lot) and the cost of an application for a refugee dependant relative actually reduced a little. But in many categories, fees went up by 4%, which is still above inflation….