UK Visas and Immigration Updates

List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
Check how quickly you’ll receive a decision on your UK visa application if you are applying from outside the UK.
Guidance used by UK Visas and Immigration to make decisions in asylum and human rights applications.
Check how quickly you’ll receive a decision on your UK visa application if you are applying from outside the UK.
Asylum policy guidance on revoking a person's protection status.
This is advice for visa customers and applicants in the UK, visa customers outside of the UK and British nationals overseas who need to apply for a passport affected by travel restrictions associated with coronavirus.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
Guide for sports governing bodies about the code of practice for sponsoring sportspeople.
Guidance on registration as a British citizen in special circumstances.
Guidance on registration as a British overseas territories citizen in special circumstances.
Asylum policy guidance on assessing credibility and refugee status.
Asylum policy guidance on processing asylum claims from children.
Apply for citizenship if you have a British overseas territories parent - who's eligible, fees and how to apply.
Guidance for how certain people born before 1983, who didn't acquire British nationality at birth because their mother could not pass on status, can apply to correct that.
Guidance for people born before July 2006 to unmarried fathers connected to a British overseas territory.
Guidance to register as a British citizen if you are a British overseas territories citizen, British overseas citizen, British protected person, British subject or British national (overseas).
How UK Visas and Immigration consider granting humanitarian protection.
Asylum policy guidance on stopping asylum support.
Asylum policy guidance on refugee leave for claims lodged before 28 June 2022.
Guidance to register for British citizenship if you are a stateless person.
Application for registration as a British Overseas Territories citizen and British citizen by a person whose parents were not married (form BOTC(F)).
Asylum policy guidance on asylum screening and routing.
Application to become a British Overseas Territories citizen (BOTC) and British citizen by a person born before 1983 to a British mother (form BOTC(M)).
Guidance on the requirements for naturalisation as a British overseas territories citizen (BOTC).
Apply for citizenship by naturalisation if you live in the Channel Islands, Isle of Man, a British Overseas Territory or if you live elsewhere and want to apply by post.
Guidance to apply for citizenship by naturalisation if you are living in the UK.
Guidance on assessing whether someone is excluded from Asylum or Humanitarian Protection.
Guidance and information on administrative and criminal powers for officers dealing with immigration enforcement matters within the UK.
Guidance on applications to register as a British citizens submitted by or on behalf of British nationals.
Asylum policy guidance on further submissions.
Guidance on immigration offender management for officers dealing with immigration enforcement matters within the UK.
Asylum policy guidance on EEA/EU asylum claims.
Asylum policy guidance on asylum interviews.
Asylum policy guidance on family reunion applications.
Failed asylum seekers may be supported under section 4(2) of the Immigration and Asylum Act 1999 if they meet certain eligibility criteria.
Guidance about the registration of minors born both in and outside of the British overseas territories.
Guidance on registering the children of British overseas territories citizens (BOTC) as British overseas territories citizens and British citizens.
Guidance on the registration of a minor as a British citizen by entitlement and discretion.
Guidance on registering as a British citizen for stateless persons.
Policy guidance on the appeals process from the Immigration Act 2014.
Guidance on administrative processes around a bail hearing.
Asylum policy guidance on excluding protection under Article 1F of the Refugee Convention.
Register as a British Citizen if you live in the Channel Islands, Isle of Man, a British Overseas Territory or if you live elsewhere and want to apply by post and are a British overseas territories citizen, British Overseas citizen, British protected person, British subject or British National (Overseas).
Apply for a High Potential Individual (HPI) visa if you've been awarded a qualification by an eligible university in the last 5 years - eligibility, fees, documents, switch, bring your partner and children
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
Asylum policy guidance on the code of conduct for interpreters.
For visa or citizenship applications, you may need to prove your knowledge of English by passing a secure English language test (SELT).
List of documents that businesses and education providers must provide with an application for a Student, Worker or Temporary Worker sponsor licence.
Immigration staff guidance on when to vary a settlement application and grant permission to stay.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
Guidance used by UK Visas and Immigration to make decisions in asylum and human rights applications.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
Latest operational data on applications to come to or stay in the UK under the Ukraine Family Scheme and Ukraine Sponsorship Scheme (Homes for Ukraine).
Concession for workers joining a construction vessel operating in UK territorial waters.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
Guidance used by UK Visas and Immigration to make decisions in asylum and human rights applications.
Guidance used by UK Visas and Immigration to make decisions in asylum and human rights applications.
Find out how you can make a subject access request to see your own information or on someone else's behalf.
Check how quickly you’ll receive a decision on your UK visa application if you are applying from outside the UK.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
Immigration staff guidance on considering claims based on family life or exceptional circumstances.
Guidance used by UK Visas and Immigration to make decisions in asylum and human rights applications.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
This guidance is for whether to refuse an application where a person fails without reasonable excuse to comply with a requirement to provide information
Information about the premium service for educational institutions which sponsor overseas students.
Guidance on suitability grounds under section 3 of Part 9 of the Immigration Rules.
Guidance on applications for a purpose not covered by the Immigration Rules.
Immigration staff guidance on considering claims based on family life or exceptional circumstances.
Guidance on assessing whether someone is excluded from Asylum or Humanitarian Protection.
How caseworkers assess a person’s relationship with their partner under Appendix Relationship with Partner.
This guidance tells decision makers how to consider applications for permission to stay in the UK on the basis of private life.
Immigration staff guidance on how to recognise a genuine and subsisting relationship and identify a valid divorce or dissolution of a civil partnership.
Guidance on assessing admissibility to the Common Travel Area or other countries.
Guidance on immigration offender management for officers dealing with immigration enforcement matters within the UK.
For visa or citizenship applications, you may need to prove your knowledge of English by passing a secure English language test (SELT).
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
Where to get tested for tuberculosis (TB) in South Africa for your UK visa application.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
Latest operational data on applications to come to or stay in the UK under the Ukraine Family Scheme and Ukraine Sponsorship Scheme (Homes for Ukraine).
Form to request a citizenship affordability based fee waiver for individuals under the age of 18.
Information about fees for citizenship and right of abode applications and payment slip.
Register a child under 18 as a British citizen if you live in the Channel Islands, Isle of Man, a British Overseas Territory or if you live elsewhere and want to apply by post.
Form to request a citizenship affordability based fee waiver for individuals under the age of 18.
Guidance on immigration offender management for officers dealing with immigration enforcement matters within the UK.
Information for international carriers about visa requirements for passengers travelling to the UK.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
Guidance for caseworkers considering applications under the EU Settlement Scheme.
Guidance for Ukrainian nationals and their family members to apply to stay in the UK under the Ukraine Extension Scheme.
Guidance on support available to Ukrainian nationals and their family members.
Guidance for family members of British nationals, UK settled persons and certain others to come to or stay in the UK under the Ukraine Family Scheme.
Organisations funded to provide support to vulnerable and at risk EU citizens applying to the EU Settlement Scheme.
A list of employing or hosting institutions approved by UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) for Global Talent.
Guidance for caseworkers considering applications under the EU Settlement Scheme.
The Home Office has announced further details of the Afghan citizens resettlement scheme.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
Check how quickly you’ll receive a decision on your UK visa application if you are applying from outside the UK.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
Immigration staff guidance on making a decision about reconsidering an application.
Where to get tested for tuberculosis (TB) in China for your UK visa application.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
Latest operational data on applications to come to or stay in the UK under the Ukraine Family Scheme and Ukraine Sponsorship Scheme (Homes for Ukraine).
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
For visa or citizenship applications, you may need to prove your knowledge of English by passing a secure English language test (SELT).
Apply for a UK Expansion Worker visa to set up a branch of an overseas business - eligibility, fees, documents, extend, switch or update, bring your partner and children.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
Latest operational data on applications to come to or stay in the UK under the Ukraine Family Scheme and Ukraine Sponsorship Scheme (Homes for Ukraine).
Information for international carriers about visa requirements for passengers travelling to the UK.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
Reference guide with explanatory notes on issues and classifications.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
Immigration and nationality fees for all applications made from outside and within the UK.
Visa fees transparency data for all applications made from outside and within the UK.
Guidance on considering applications from people who wish to enter or remain in the UK as a dependent family member.
Guidance for UK Visas and Immigration (UKVI) staff assessing whether an applicant has met the English language requirement.
For visa or citizenship applications, you may need to prove your knowledge of English by passing a secure English language test (SELT).
Guidance used by UK Visas and Immigration to make decisions in asylum and human rights applications.
What you need to know about crossing the UK border and visiting the UK.
Apply for a High Potential Individual (HPI) visa if you've been awarded a qualification by an eligible university in the last 5 years - eligibility, fees, documents, switch, bring your partner and children
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
Data on immigration and protection activities.
Data on Visas and Citizenship activities.
Data on UK Visas and Immigration sponsorship activities.
Data on Resettlement, Asylum Support and Integration activities.
Data on UK Visas and Immigration (UKVI) customer service operations.
Guidance on support available to Ukrainian nationals and their family members.
Guidance for family members of British nationals, UK settled persons and certain others to come to or stay in the UK under the Ukraine Family Scheme.
Guidance used by UK Visas and Immigration to make decisions in asylum and human rights applications.
Guidance used by UK Visas and Immigration to make decisions in asylum and human rights applications.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
Latest operational data on applications to come to or stay in the UK under the Ukraine Family Scheme and Ukraine Sponsorship Scheme (Homes for Ukraine).
Guidance on processing applications for a citizenship fee waiver for individuals under the age of 18.
Guidance used by UK Visas and Immigration to make decisions in asylum and human rights applications.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
A list of endorsed funders approved by UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) for Global Talent.
A list of employing or hosting institutions approved by UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) for Global Talent.
Where to get tested for tuberculosis (TB) in China for your UK visa application.
This is advice for visa customers and applicants in the UK, visa customers outside of the UK and British nationals overseas who need to apply for a passport affected by travel restrictions associated with coronavirus.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
Organisations funded to provide support to vulnerable and at risk EU citizens applying to the EU Settlement Scheme.
Information on using the app to apply for a Ukraine Family Scheme or Ukraine Sponsorship Scheme (Homes for Ukraine) visa online.
Organisations funded to provide support to vulnerable and at risk EU citizens applying to the EU Settlement Scheme.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
For visa or citizenship applications, you may need to prove your knowledge of English by passing a secure English language test (SELT).
Guidance used by UK Visas and Immigration to make decisions in asylum and human rights applications.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
Guidance used by UK Visas and Immigration to make decisions in asylum and human rights applications.
Where to get tested for tuberculosis (TB) in India for your UK visa application.
Guidance on referring potential victims of modern slavery/human trafficking to the national referral mechanism.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
Latest operational data on applications to come to or stay in the UK under the Ukraine Family Scheme and Ukraine Sponsorship Scheme (Homes for Ukraine).
Immigration staff guidance on managing an applicant's biometric information.
Guidance for Ukrainian nationals and their family members to come to the UK under the Ukraine Sponsorship Scheme.
Guidance used by UK Visas and Immigration to make decisions in asylum and human rights applications.
Guidance for Ukrainian nationals and their family members to come to the UK under the Ukraine Sponsorship Scheme.
Guidance on returning immigration offenders to their country of origin.
Guidance on the purpose, processes and functions for the case progression panels.
Immigration staff guidance on dealing with post-licence changes related to Worker and Temporary Worker sponsors.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
Guidance used by UK Visas and Immigration to make decisions in asylum and human rights applications.
Information on using the app to apply for a Ukraine Family Scheme or Ukraine Sponsorship Scheme (Homes for Ukraine) visa online.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
Guidance on immigration offender management for officers dealing with immigration enforcement matters within the UK.
For visa or citizenship applications, you may need to prove your knowledge of English by passing a secure English language test (SELT).
This is advice for visa customers and applicants in the UK, visa customers outside of the UK and British nationals overseas who need to apply for a passport affected by travel restrictions associated with coronavirus.
Guidance for family members of British nationals, UK settled persons and certain others to come to or stay in the UK under the Ukraine Family Scheme.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
Guidance for family members of British nationals, UK settled persons and certain others to come to or stay in the UK under the Ukraine Family Scheme.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
Latest operational data on applications to come to or stay in the UK under the Ukraine Family Scheme and Ukraine Sponsorship Scheme (Homes for Ukraine).
Information for international carriers about visa requirements for passengers travelling to the UK.
Guidance used by UK Visas and Immigration to make decisions in asylum and human rights applications.
Check how quickly you’ll receive a decision on your UK visa application if you are applying from outside the UK.
Guidance for family members of British nationals, UK settled persons and certain others to come to or stay in the UK under the Ukraine Family Scheme.
Information on using the app to apply for a Ukraine Family Scheme visa online.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
A step-by-step guide to creating and assigning a certificate of sponsorship (CoS). This document should be viewed with the SMS guide 8a.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
Step-by-step guide to managing your sponsorship licence using the sponsorship management system.
Guidance on immigration offender management for officers dealing with immigration enforcement matters within the UK.
Guidance used by UK Visas and Immigration to make decisions in asylum and human rights applications.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
Form to apply to stay as child under 18 of relative with temporary permission to stay as refugee or with humanitarian protection.
For visa or citizenship applications, you may need to prove your knowledge of English by passing a secure English language test (SELT).
Find out if your university qualification means you're eligible for a High Potential Individual visa.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
Latest operational data on applications to come to or stay in the UK under the Ukraine Family Scheme and Ukraine Sponsorship Scheme (Homes for Ukraine).
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
Where to get tested for tuberculosis (TB) in South Africa for your UK visa application.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
Guidance used by UK Visas and Immigration to make decisions in asylum and human rights applications.
Where to get tested for tuberculosis (TB) in Zimbabwe for your UK visa application.
Ukrainians already in the UK with a visa will be able to extend their stay by extending their visa or switching to another immigration route, where eligible, even if their visa does not normally allow them to do so.
Guidance on support available to Ukrainian nationals and their family members.
Guidance for Ukrainian nationals and their family members to apply to stay in the UK under the Ukraine Extension Scheme.
Guidance and information on administrative and criminal powers for officers dealing with immigration enforcement matters within the UK.
Guidance used by UK Visas and Immigration to make decisions in asylum and human rights applications.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
For visa or citizenship applications, you may need to prove your knowledge of English by passing a secure English language test (SELT).
Where to get tested for tuberculosis (TB) in Hong Kong for your UK visa application.
Apply online if you already have leave granted on the basis of your family or private life and your financial circumstances change.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
Guidance used by UK Visas and Immigration to make decisions in asylum and human rights applications.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
The Nationality and Borders Act passed today (Thursday 28 April 2022) will deliver the biggest overhaul of our asylum system in decades.
Guidance for Ukrainian nationals and their family members to come to the UK under the Ukraine Sponsorship Scheme.
Guidance for family members of British nationals, UK settled persons and certain others to come to or stay in the UK under the Ukraine Family Scheme.
Ukraine Family Scheme and Ukraine Sponsorship Scheme application form screens translated into Ukrainian and Russian.
Latest operational data on applications to come to or stay in the UK under the Ukraine Family Scheme and Ukraine Sponsorship Scheme (Homes for Ukraine).
A list of employing or hosting institutions approved by UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) for Global Talent.
This is advice for visa customers and applicants in the UK, visa customers outside of the UK and British nationals overseas who need to apply for a passport affected by travel restrictions associated with coronavirus.
How to carry out right to work checks, why you need to do them, and which documents you can use.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
UK transit visas - prepare supporting documents, apply, book and attend an appointment, what happens at the UK border
Information booklet for those who have registered, or are considering registering, an asylum application in the United Kingdom.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
For visa or citizenship applications, you may need to prove your knowledge of English by passing a secure English language test (SELT).
This guidance advises a landlord, letting agent or homeowner how to conduct a right to rent check when letting privately rented accommodation.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
Latest operational data on applications to come to or stay in the UK under the Ukraine Family Scheme and Ukraine Sponsorship Scheme (Homes for Ukraine).
Immigration staff guidance on applications from representatives of overseas businesses.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
Guidance for landlords and tenants on how right to rent checks should be carried out and which documents are acceptable.
For visa or citizenship applications, you may need to prove your knowledge of English by passing a secure English language test (SELT).
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
Guidance for sponsors on sponsoring a Skilled Worker.
Guidance for Ukrainian nationals and their family members to come to the UK under the Ukraine Sponsorship Scheme.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
Latest operational data on applications to come to or stay in the UK under the Ukraine Family Scheme and Ukraine Sponsorship Scheme (Homes for Ukraine).
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
Information on handling visa applications made outside the UK.
Guidance used by UK Visas and Immigration to make decisions in asylum and human rights applications.
Guidance for caseworkers considering applications under the EU Settlement Scheme.
Guidance used by UK Visas and Immigration to make decisions in asylum and human rights applications.
Guidance used by UK Visas and Immigration to make decisions in asylum and human rights applications.
This guidance advises a landlord, letting agent or homeowner how to conduct a right to rent check when letting privately rented accommodation.
How to carry out right to work checks, why you need to do them, and which documents you can use.
Guidance for Ukrainian nationals and their family members to come to the UK under the Ukraine Sponsorship Scheme.
Guide to the sponsorship documents that businesses and educational institutions must keep.
Immigration staff guidance on managing an applicant's biometric information.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
Where to get tested for tuberculosis (TB) in India for your UK visa application.
This staff guidance tells the Immigration Skills Charge (ISC) Administration Team how to process all transactions relating to the ISC.
Policy guidance on granting restricted leave.
Guidance on the document checks that air, rail and sea carriers must make, and how they are charged for passengers without appropriate travel documents.
A list of employing or hosting institutions approved by UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) for Global Talent.
A list of endorsed funders approved by UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) for Global Talent.
Biographies of the members of the Windrush Cross-Government Working Group.
For visa or citizenship applications, you may need to prove your knowledge of English by passing a secure English language test (SELT).
Apply for a Secondment Worker visa to work for a UK organisation as part of a high-value contract - eligibility, fees, documents, extend, switch or update, bring your partner and children.
Guidance on referring potential victims of modern slavery/human trafficking to the national referral mechanism.
Check the national pay scales for teaching and education leadership jobs eligible for the Skilled Worker, Health and Care or certain Global Business Mobility visas.
Check the national pay scales for healthcare jobs by area of the UK and pay band.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
Immigration staff guide for how UK Visas and Immigration considers applications to enter or remain in the UK on the Global Business Mobility routes.
List of documents that businesses and education providers must provide with an application for a Student, Worker or Temporary Worker sponsor licence.
Guidance for sponsors on sponsoring a Skilled Worker.
Guidance for sponsors on sponsoring a person on the International Agreement route.
Find the annual going rate for jobs that are eligible for certain Global Business Mobility visas.
Guidance on UK Visas and Immigration's policy on applications for a visa or visa extension under a Temporary Work route.
Immigration staff guidance on applications from representatives of overseas businesses.
This is advice for visa customers and applicants in the UK, visa customers outside of the UK and British nationals overseas who need to apply for a passport affected by travel restrictions associated with coronavirus.
Guidance for employers on employing someone outside the UK.
Guidance on considering applications from people who wish to enter or remain in the UK as a dependent family member.
Check the national pay scales for teaching and education leadership jobs eligible for the Skilled Worker, Health and Care or Intra-company visas.
Check the national pay scales for healthcare jobs by area of the UK and pay band.
Find out about the latest Windrush Compensation Scheme and Windrush Taskforce engagement events.
Guidance for landlords and tenants on how right to rent checks should be carried out and which documents are acceptable.
Check how quickly you’ll receive a decision on your UK visa application if you are applying from outside the UK.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
Guidance on processing applications for a fee waiver.
Where to get tested for tuberculosis (TB) in Ghana for your UK visa application.
Guidance for Ukrainian nationals and their family members to come to the UK under the Ukraine Sponsorship Scheme.
Latest operational data on applications to come to or stay in the UK under the Ukraine Family Scheme and Ukraine Sponsorship Scheme (Homes for Ukraine).
Guidance for Ukrainian nationals and their family members to come to the UK under the Ukraine Sponsorship Scheme.
What you need to know about crossing the UK border and visiting the UK.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
Immigration staff guidance on considering applications under the Youth Mobility Scheme category.
How to carry out right to work checks, why you need to do them, and which documents you can use.
This guidance advises a landlord, letting agent or homeowner how to conduct a right to rent check when letting privately rented accommodation.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
Information about fees for citizenship and right of abode applications and payment slip.
A list for employers to check if their staff have the right to work in the UK.
Immigration staff guidance on managing an applicant's biometric information.
Immigration staff guidance on how to recognise a genuine and subsisting relationship and identify a valid divorce or dissolution of a civil partnership.
Visa fees transparency data for all applications made from outside and within the UK.
Immigration and nationality fees for all applications made from outside and within the UK.
This guidance tells caseworkers about the Global Talent visa category.
Guidance for caseworkers considering applications under the EU Settlement Scheme.
You may be able to apply for indefinite leave to remain if you have a Tier 5 (International Agreement) visa.
You may be able to apply for indefinite leave to remain if you are a representative of an overseas business or a representative of an overseas newspaper, news agency or broadcasting organisation.
Immigration staff guidance for a person who has been sponsored to perform a key leading role within a faith-based organisation or religious order in the UK.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
The Home Office announced further funding to help vulnerable EU, EEA and Swiss citizens and their family members applying to the EU Settlement Scheme (EUSS).
Guidance for Ukrainian nationals and their family members to come to the UK under the Ukraine Sponsorship Scheme.
Guidance for family members of British nationals, UK settled persons and certain others to come to or stay in the UK under the Ukraine Family Scheme.
Guidance on support available to Ukrainian nationals and their family members.
For visa or citizenship applications, you may need to prove your knowledge of English by passing a secure English language test (SELT).
Immigration Rules archive: 17 February 2022 to 29 March 2022.
Asylum policy guidance on family reunion applications.
This is advice for visa customers and applicants in the UK, visa customers outside of the UK and British nationals overseas who need to apply for a passport affected by travel restrictions associated with coronavirus.
Guidance used by UK Visas and Immigration to make decisions in asylum and human rights applications.
Guidance for sponsors on sponsoring an Intra-Company Worker.
Latest operational data on applications to come to or stay in the UK under the Ukraine Family Scheme and Ukraine Sponsorship Scheme (Homes for Ukraine).
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
Guidance on referring potential victims of modern slavery/human trafficking to the national referral mechanism.
This is advice for visa customers and applicants in the UK, visa customers outside of the UK and British nationals overseas who need to apply for a passport affected by travel restrictions associated with coronavirus.
Guidance for sponsors on sponsoring a person on the International Agreement route.
Check how quickly you’ll receive a decision on your UK visa application if you're applying from inside the UK.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
Guidance on the purpose, processes and functions for the case progression panels.
Guidance on support available to Ukrainian nationals and their family members.
Guidance for family members of British nationals, UK settled persons and certain others to come to or stay in the UK under the Ukraine Family Scheme.
Guidance detailing concessions for those employed in Ukraine by the Foreign Office, the British Council and contractor TLS.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
Latest operational data on applications to come to or stay in the UK under the Ukraine Family Scheme and Ukraine Sponsorship Scheme (Homes for Ukraine).
Policy guidance on the appeals process from the Immigration Act 2014.
Statement of changes to the Immigration Rules published on 29 March 2022.
Guidance for family members of British nationals, UK settled persons and certain others to come to or stay in the UK under the Ukraine Family Scheme.
Guidance on support available to Ukrainian nationals and their family members.
Ukrainians already in the UK with a visa will be able to extend their stay by extending their visa or switching to another immigration route, where eligible, even if their visa does not normally allow them to do so.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
Guidance on returning immigration offenders to their country of origin.
Latest operational data on applications to come to or stay in the UK under the Ukraine Family Scheme.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
Latest operational data on applications to come to or stay in the UK under the Ukraine Family Scheme.
Latest operational data on applications to come to or stay in the UK under the Ukraine Family Scheme.
Latest operational data on applications to come to or stay in the UK under the Ukraine Family Scheme.
For visa or citizenship applications, you may need to prove your knowledge of English by passing a secure English language test (SELT).
Find out about the latest Windrush Compensation Scheme and Windrush Taskforce engagement events.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
Latest operational data on applications to come to or stay in the UK under the Ukraine Family Scheme.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
List of authorised organisations for a start-up visa
List of authorised organisations for an innovator visa.
Guidance for caseworkers considering applications under the EU Settlement Scheme.
Latest operational data on applications to come to or stay in the UK under the Ukraine Family Scheme.
Priti Patel met with minister Annelies Verlinden in London, to discuss a number of high-priority issues including the conflict in Ukraine.
Guidance for Ukrainian nationals and their family members to come to the UK under the Ukraine Sponsorship Scheme.
Guidance on support available to Ukrainian nationals and their family members.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
Latest operational data on applications to come to or stay in the UK under the Ukraine Family Scheme.
Guidance for employers on how to avoid discrimination when carrying out right to work checks.
Guidance for landlords, homeowners and letting agents affected by the introduction of right to rent immigration checks.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
Guidance used by UK Visas and Immigration to make decisions in asylum and human rights applications.
Guidance used by UK Visas and Immigration to make decisions in asylum and human rights applications.
Latest operational data on applications to come to or stay in the UK under the Ukraine Family Scheme.
Check how quickly you’ll receive a decision on your UK visa application if you are applying from outside the UK.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
Latest operational data on applications to come to or stay in the UK under the Ukraine Family Scheme.
Latest operational data on applications to come to or stay in the UK under the Ukraine Family Scheme.
Latest operational data on applications to come to or stay in the UK under the Ukraine Family Scheme.
For visa or citizenship applications, you may need to prove your knowledge of English by passing a secure English language test (SELT).
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
Guidance for family members of British nationals, UK settled persons and certain others to come to or stay in the UK under the Ukraine Family Scheme.
Guidance on support available to Ukrainian nationals and their family members.
Guidance for Ukrainian nationals and their family members to come to the UK under the Ukraine Sponsorship Scheme.
Latest operational data on applications to come to or stay in the UK under the Ukraine Family Scheme.
Guidance for family members of British nationals, UK settled persons and certain others to come to or stay in the UK under the Ukraine Family Scheme.
Immigration staff guidance on the common travel area (CTA).
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
Latest operational data on applications to come to or stay in the UK under the Ukraine Family Scheme.
We continue to work at pace to assist people facing serious risk in Afghanistan.
Guidance used by UK Visas and Immigration to make decisions in asylum and human rights applications.
Immigration detention policy on adults at risk in immigration detention.
Latest operational data on applications to come to or stay in the UK under the Ukraine Family Scheme.
Guidance for family members of British nationals, UK settled persons and certain others to come to or stay in the UK under the Ukraine Family Scheme.
Guidance for landlords and tenants on how right to rent checks should be carried out and which documents are acceptable.
Statement of changes to the Immigration Rules published on 15 March 2022.
Statement of changes to the Immigration Rules published on 15 March 2022.
Guidance and information on administrative and criminal powers for officers dealing with immigration enforcement matters within the UK.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
Latest operational data on applications to come to or stay in the UK under the Ukraine Family Scheme.
Jobs that qualify for exemptions from quarantine, passenger locator form or COVID testing requirements.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
Latest operational data on applications to come to or stay in the UK under the Ukraine Family Scheme.
Check how quickly you’ll receive a decision on your UK visa application if you are applying from outside the UK.
For visa or citizenship applications, you may need to prove your knowledge of English by passing a secure English language test (SELT).
How to carry out right to work checks, why you need to do them, and which documents you can use.
This guidance advises a landlord, letting agent or homeowner how to conduct a right to rent check when letting privately rented accommodation.
Guidance on support available to Ukrainian nationals and their family members.
Guidance for family members of British nationals, UK settled persons and certain others to come to or stay in the UK under the Ukraine Family Scheme.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
Guidance on returning immigration offenders to their country of origin.
Guidance for family members of British nationals, UK settled persons and certain others to come to or stay in the UK under the Ukraine Family Scheme.
Guidance and information on administrative and criminal powers for officers dealing with immigration enforcement matters within the UK.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
The Home Secretary has updated Parliament on the government's support for people fleeing Ukraine.
The Home Secretary has updated Parliament on the government's support for people fleeing Ukraine.