UK Visas and Immigration Updates

List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers under Tiers 2 and 5.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under Tier 4.
Statement of changes to the Immigration Rules published on 11 December 2018.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under Tier 4.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers under Tiers 2 and 5.
Guidance used by UK Visas and Immigration to make decisions in asylum and human rights applications.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers under Tiers 2 and 5.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under Tier 4.
Information on the Windrush scheme for Commonwealth citizens and others who have been in the UK for a long time and are worried about their immigration status.
Form to apply for indefinite leave to remain in the UK if you are a victim of domestic violence.
Form to request UK Visas and Immigration reconsiders a decision to refuse your visa application. This form is for people outside the UK.
Guidance for criminal investigation officers about bail and refusal of bail by criminal courts and police officers.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers under Tiers 2 and 5.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under Tier 4.
You may need a visa to come to the UK to visit, study or work.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers under Tiers 2 and 5.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under Tier 4.
Locations where you can go to get your biometric ID document scanned if you do not have an Android device with near field communication (NFC).
Information for EU citizens and their families taking part in the pilot for the EU Settlement Scheme.
Home Office response to a report on an inspection of country of origin information.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under Tier 4.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers under Tiers 2 and 5.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers under Tiers 2 and 5.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under Tier 4.
The employer toolkit equips employers with the right tools and information to support EU citizens and their families to apply to the EU Settlement Scheme.
Guidance on returning immigration offenders to their country of origin.
Modernised guidance for how UK Visas and Immigration uses evidential flexibility when considering applications.
The community leaders toolkit equips local authorities and community groups with the right tools and information to support EU citizens and their families to apply to the EU Settlement Scheme.
The community leaders toolkit equips community groups and local authorities with the right tools and information to support EU citizens and their families to apply to the EU Settlement Scheme.
Asylum policy guidance on how the Home Office process and assess asylum claims for Calais leave.
This guidance is aimed at Home Office staff handling judicial review challenges.
Guidance on application forms and procedures for immigration applications and claims.
Information for EU citizens and their families taking part in the pilot for the EU Settlement Scheme.
Examples of how EU citizens eligible to take part in the pilot can apply to the EU Settlement Scheme and the status they will get.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers under Tiers 2 and 5.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under Tier 4.
From 2 November 2018, the way you make an application for settlement, citizenship or to stay in the UK for study or work will change for some applicants.
Guidance on authority levels for decisions on nationality applications.
Come to the UK for private medical treatment - what visa to apply for, what to do when you travel to the UK
What to do if you're visiting the UK to do research - what visa to apply for, what to do before you visit
Information about applying for a UK visa in the Occupied Palestinian Territories – including information for residents of Jerusalem, the West Bank and Gaza.
Data on Immigration Enforcement activities of historical interest.
Data on UK Visas and Immigration (UKVI) customer service operations.
Data on Home Office transaction explorer activities.
Data on Gangmaster and Labour Abuse Authority applications.
Cross cutting staffing data for UK Visas and Immigration (UKVI) and Immigration Enforcement (IE).
Data on Her Majesty's Passport Office application volumes.
Data on UK Visas and Immigration asylum activities.
Data on UK Visas and Immigration temporary and permanent migration activities.
Data on UK Visas and Immigration international operations.
Data on UK Visas and Immigration sponsorship activities.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers under Tiers 2 and 5.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under Tier 4.
Current expected processing times for applications to the EU Settlement Scheme pilot.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers under Tiers 2 and 5.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under Tier 4.
List of authorised institutions for Tier 1 (Graduate Entrepreneur).
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under Tier 4.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers under Tiers 2 and 5.
Guidance used by UK Visas and Immigration to make decisions in asylum and human rights applications.
Information about who is eligible to take part in the EU Settlement Scheme pilot running from 1 November to 21 December 2018.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under Tier 4.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers under Tiers 2 and 5.
Welsh communications materials that employers can use to support EU citizens and their families to apply to the EU Settlement Scheme.
Richard Alcock conducted an independent internal review of the government’s policy on requirements to provide DNA in visa and asylum cases.
List of local authorities in Scotland that offer the European passport return service.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers under Tiers 2 and 5.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under Tier 4.
Guidance notes about sponsoring contractual service suppliers and independent professionals under Tier 5 (International Agreement).
Immigration Rules archive: 01 November 2018 to 04 November 2018.
Immigration Rules archive: 01 November 2018 to 04 November 2018.
Guidance used by UK Visas and Immigration to make decisions in asylum and human rights applications.
The Home Office has published a review of settlement applications by Tier 1 (General) migrants, which found refusals under paragraph 322(5) were correct.
Operational instruction relating to earnings discrepancies and applications by Tier 1 (General) migrants.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under Tier 4.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers under Tiers 2 and 5.
Guidance used by UK Visas and Immigration to make decisions in asylum and human rights applications.
Form to apply for an extension of stay or indefinite leave to remain in the UK if you were refused asylum but given another type of permission to stay in the UK.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers under Tiers 2 and 5.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under Tier 4.
How to apply to get on the list of permit-free art and music festivals.
Information about the premium service for educational institutions which sponsor overseas students.
Home Office response to a report on an inspection of the Home Office’s management of asylum accommodation provision
Guidance about the premium customer service for employers, explaining the benefits, costs, eligibility and how to apply.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers under Tiers 2 and 5.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under Tier 4.
Guidance on European Economic Area (EEA) national qualified persons.
A list of restricted certificates allocated each month for employer sponsorship in Tier 2 (General).
Guidance used by UK Visas and Immigration to make decisions in asylum and human rights applications.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers under Tiers 2 and 5.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under Tier 4.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under Tier 4.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers under Tiers 2 and 5.
Information for EU citizens taking part in the pilot for the EU Settlement Scheme.
Locations where you can go to get your biometric ID document scanned if you do not have an Android device with near field communication (NFC).
Locations where you can go to get your biometric ID document scanned if you do not have an Android device with near field communication (NFC).
Information for EU citizens taking part in the pilot for the EU Settlement Scheme.
Information for EU citizens taking part in the pilot for the EU Settlement Scheme.
How to apply for an administrative review under the EU Settlement Scheme.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under Tier 4.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers under Tiers 2 and 5.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers under Tiers 2 and 5.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under Tier 4.
How to provide evidence that you’ve been living here if we can’t confirm this through an automated check of UK tax and benefits records.
Form to extend your stay in the UK for other routes under the Immigration Rules.
Form to apply for further leave to remain in the UK as a member of HM Forces or their dependant.
List of local authorities in England that offer a checking service for UK nationality applications.
List of local authorities in Greater London that offer a checking service for UK nationality applications.
List of local authorities in Scotland that offer a checking service for UK nationality applications.
List of local authorities in England that offer a document return service for UK nationality applications.
List of local authorities in London that offer a checking service for UK settlement applications.
List of local authorities in Wales that offer a checking service for UK nationality applications.
List of local authorities in Scotland that offer a checking service for UK settlement applications.
List of local authorities in England that offer a checking service for UK settlement applications.
List of local authorities in Wales that offer a document return service for UK nationality applications.
List of local authorities in Scotland that offer a document return service for UK nationality applications.
List of local authorities in Greater London that offer a document return service for UK nationality applications.
From 2 November 2018, the way you make an application for settlement, citizenship or to stay in the UK for study or work will change for some applicants.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under Tier 4.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers under Tiers 2 and 5.
Letter from Home Secretary Sajid Javid to Rt Hon Yvette Cooper MP, Chair of the Home Affairs Select Committee (HASC).
Letter from Home Secretary Sajid Javid to Rt Hon Yvette Cooper MP, Chair of the Home Affairs Select Committee (HASC).
Guidance on applications for registration as a British citizen from children of British parents.
Guidance on the registration of a minor as a British citizen by entitlement and discretion.
Guidance on deciding applications for people to enter or remain in the UK as a Tier 2 migrant.
Guidance used by UK Visas and Immigration to make decisions in asylum and human rights applications.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers under Tiers 2 and 5.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under Tier 4.
Guidance and information on administrative and criminal powers for officers dealing with immigration enforcement matters within the UK.
Use this information to understand how to apply for a biometric residence permit or learn whether prospective staff can work in the UK.
Its closure is part of the Home Office’s response to the Stephen Shaw review.
Form to extend stay in the UK as the partner or dependent child of someone who is settled here or who is a refugee or under humanitarian protection.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under Tier 4.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers under Tiers 2 and 5.
Form to extend your stay in the UK for other routes under the Immigration Rules.
Form to apply for further leave to remain in the UK as a member of HM Forces or their dependant.
Form to apply for leave to remain as a stateless person and for a biometric immigration document.
Guidance on inviting applicants to volunteer evidence to demonstrate a biological relationship, including DNA evidence.
Guidance on inviting applicants to volunteer evidence to demonstrate a biological relationship, including DNA evidence.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers under Tiers 2 and 5.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under Tier 4.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under Tier 4.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers under Tiers 2 and 5.
Guidance on considering automatic claims to citizenship based on a child’s relationship with their father.
List of libraries in England that offer the Assisted Digital service.
List of libraries in London that offer the Assisted Digital service.
List of libraries in Wales that offer the Assisted Digital service.
List of libraries in England that offer the Assisted Digital service.
Immigration Rules archive: 28 August 2018 to 31 October 2018
Full guidance on the policy for applications by the family of people who have UK visas under the points-based system (PBS dependants).
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under Tier 4.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers under Tiers 2 and 5.
Guidance for caseworkers considering applications under the EU Settlement Scheme during the pilot.
Guidance on free movement rights of direct family members of European Economic Area (EEA) and Swiss nationals.
Guidance on arranging removals for officers dealing with immigration enforcement matters within the UK.
Guidance to apply to come to the UK as a Tier 2 skilled worker or to extend your stay.
Full guidance on the policy for applications by the family of people who have UK visas under the points-based system (PBS dependants).
This is the full guidance on UK Visas and Immigration's policy on visa applications under Tier 1 (Exceptional Talent).
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under Tier 4.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers under Tiers 2 and 5.
Chapter 8 of the immigration directorate instructions which deals with family applications made after 9 July 2012.
Form for a diplomat or member of a foreign government to apply to transit through the UK to another country on official business.
Application for a derivative residence card in the UK through a close association with an EEA national.
Form for the dependant of a diplomat to apply for a visa to join them on a diplomatic posting in the UK.
 Form for a diplomat to apply to come to the UK for a diplomatic posting.
Guidance on UK Visa and Immigration's policy on applications for UK visa or visa extension under Tier 1 (Graduate Entrepreneur).
Form to go with VAF4A application to reunite with a partner or parent who is in the UK as a refugee or with humanitarian protection.
Guidance to apply to come to the UK as a Tier 1 (Entrepreneur) or to extend your stay.
Form for a diplomat or member of a foreign government to apply to come to the UK on official business.
Guidance to apply to come to the UK as a Tier 1 (Investor) or to extend your stay.
Form to apply for a UK visa as a current or former member of the armed forces or their family member.
Guidance for how UK Visas and Immigration considers applications in the Tier 1 (Exceptional Talent) category of the PBS.
Form to apply for indefinite leave to remain in the UK if you are a victim of domestic violence.
Form for North Korean nationals to apply to come to the UK for more than 6 months to work or study and for dependants and right of abode.
Guidance on considering applications in the Tier 1 (Graduate Entrepreneur) category of the PBS.
Guidance for how UK Visas and Immigration considers applications in the Tier 1 (Entrepreneur) category of the points-based system (PBS).
Form to extend your stay in the UK for human rights claims, leave outside the rules and other routes not covered by other forms.
Form to apply to stay in the UK on the basis of your family life as a partner, parent or dependent child or on the basis of your private life in the UK.
Form to apply for an extension of stay or indefinite leave to remain in the UK if you were refused asylum but given another type of permission to stay in the UK.
Form to apply to stay as child under 18 of relative with temporary permission to stay as refugee or with humanitarian protection.
Guidance on returning immigration offenders to their country of origin.
It will be easier and more convenient to apply for citizenship or to stay in the UK for study or work.
From 2 November 2018, the way you make an application for settlement, citizenship or to stay in the UK for study or work will change for some applicants.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under Tier 4.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers under Tiers 2 and 5.
List of tests and test centres approved by UK Visas and Immigration to show that applicants have the required level of English for their visa.
Guidance for caseworkers considering applications under the EU Settlement Scheme during the pilot.
The employer toolkit equips employers with the right tools and information to support EU citizens and their families to apply to the EU Settlement Scheme.
Guidance for how UK Visas and Immigration considers applications from people to enter or remain in the UK under Tier 4.
Current expected processing times for applications to the EU Settlement Scheme pilot.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under Tier 4.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers under Tiers 2 and 5.
How to provide evidence that you’ve been living here if we can’t confirm this through an automated check of UK tax and benefits records.
Form to apply for indefinite leave to remain in the UK as a refugee, or for humanitarian protection, and get a biometric residence permit.
Guidance on the knowledge of language and life in the UK requirement.
Guidance on UK Visas and Immigration's policy for Tier 4 (General) Student and Tier 4 (Child) Student applications to stay or come to the UK.
Guidance for caseworkers considering applications under the EU Settlement Scheme during the pilot.
Apply for indefinite leave to remain in the UK as a former member of HM Forces (or their dependant) and for a biometric residence permit.
Form to apply for indefinite leave to remain in the UK in various immigration categories and for a biometric residence permit.
Form to apply for indefinite leave to remain in the UK if you are the partner of a person, or parent of a child, who is present and settled in the UK.
Form to apply for indefinite leave to remain in the UK if you are a child under the age of 18.
Form to apply for indefinite leave to remain in the UK on the basis of long residence.
Apply for citizenship by naturalisation if you are living in the UK. You can now apply online.
Guidance used by UK Visas and Immigration to make decisions in asylum and human rights applications.
The document sets out the key findings of the first test phase of the EU Settlement Scheme.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers under Tiers 2 and 5.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under Tier 4.
Apply to get your money back for the Life in the UK test or to make a complaint about a problem with booking or taking the test.
These full terms and conditions explain the applicant’s obligations and what they can expect when booking and taking the Life in the UK test.
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.
Millions more people will be able to use ePassport gates as they arrive in the UK, under plans announced in the Budget on 29 October 2018.
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 Tier 4.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers under Tiers 2 and 5.
List of local authorities in England that offer the European passport return service.
You may need a visa to come to the UK to visit, study or work.
Form to confirm that you will sponsor a person applying to visit or settle in the UK. Also known as the "sponsorship undertaking form".
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under Tier 4.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers under Tiers 2 and 5.
Grant funding of up to £9 million will be available to ensure EU citizens needing additional support get help in obtaining their settled status.
Request an exemption from the knowledge of language and Life in the UK Test requirement because of a long term physical or mental condition.
Grant funding of up to £9 million will be available to ensure EU citizens needing additional support get help in obtaining their settled status.
Richard Alcock conducted an independent internal review of the government’s policy on requirements to provide DNA in visa and asylum cases.
Richard Alcock conducted an independent internal review of the government’s policy on requirements to provide DNA in visa and asylum cases.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under Tier 4.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers under Tiers 2 and 5.
List of local authorities in England that offer a document return service for UK nationality applications.
National transfer procedure on transferring unaccompanied asylum seeking children (UASC).
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under Tier 4.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers under Tiers 2 and 5.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under Tier 4.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers under Tiers 2 and 5.
List of local authorities in Scotland that offer the European passport return service.
How to provide evidence that you’ve been living here if we can’t confirm this through an automated check of UK tax and benefits records.
Give permission to an employer to check your right to work details: the types of job you're allowed to do, when your right to work expires.
This guidance provides information on the discretionary policy in place for those discharged from the British Army, Brigade of Gurkhas prior to 1 July 1997.
List of authorised institutions for Tier 1 (Graduate Entrepreneur).
Information and guidance on handling visa applications made outside the UK.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under Tier 4.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers under Tiers 2 and 5.
Information about applying for a UK visa in New Zealand.
Guidance used by UK Visas and Immigration to make decisions in asylum and human rights applications.
A list of restricted certificates allocated each month for employer sponsorship in Tier 2 (General).
List of local authorities in Scotland that offer the European passport return service.
Transfer an existing visa to a biometric residence permit if you are already in the UK.
Apply to transfer an existing settlement visa from an old passport to a biometric residence permit.
Information on the Windrush scheme for Commonwealth citizens and others who have been in the UK for a long time and are worried about their immigration status.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under Tier 4.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers under Tiers 2 and 5.
Guidance used by UK Visas and Immigration to make decisions in asylum and human rights applications.
List of local authorities in England that offer a checking service for UK nationality applications.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under Tier 4.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers under Tiers 2 and 5.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under Tier 4.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers under Tiers 2 and 5.
Form to apply to transfer a visa to a new passport if you have not travelled to the UK yet.
Asylum policy guidance on asylum screening and routing.
Instructions to local authorities about funding for the support and care of former and unaccompanied asylum seeking children (UASC).
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers under Tiers 2 and 5.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under Tier 4.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under Tier 4.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers under Tiers 2 and 5.
The consultation for the Windrush compensation scheme will now close on 16 November 2018 to ensure that everyone who wants to is able to contribute.
List of local authorities in England that offer a document return service for UK nationality applications.
The second phase will include staff in the higher education, health and social care sectors.
A new phase of the EU Settlement Scheme pilot will open on 1 November 2018 and will run until 21 December 2018.
A new phase of the EU Settlement Scheme pilot will open on 1 November 2018 and will run until 21 December 2018.
Statement of changes to the Immigration Rules published on 11 October 2018.
Form for a diplomat or member of a foreign government to apply to transit through the UK to another country on official business.
Form for a diplomat or member of a foreign government to apply to come to the UK on official business.
Form for the dependant of a diplomat to apply for a visa to join them on a diplomatic posting in the UK.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers under Tiers 2 and 5.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under Tier 4.
 Form for a diplomat to apply to come to the UK for a diplomatic posting.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers under Tiers 2 and 5.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under Tier 4.
List of local authorities in Greater London that offer a document return service for UK nationality applications.
How to apply for British citizenship if you're married to, or in a civil partnership with, a British citizen - form AN, who's eligible, fees and where to send your application
How to apply for British citizenship if you're from the European Economic Area (EEA) - form AN, who's eligible, fees and where to send your application
Permitted Paid Engagement visa - prepare supporting documents, apply, book and attend an appointment, what happens at the UK border
Asylum policy guidance on assessing the age of an applicant when they claim to be a child.
You may need a visa to come to the UK to visit, study or work.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers under Tiers 2 and 5.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under Tier 4.
Form to request for your submitted postal visa application to be transferred to our premium service.
Where to get tested for tuberculosis (TB) in India for your visa application.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers under Tiers 2 and 5.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under Tier 4.
Guidance on arranging removals for officers dealing with immigration enforcement matters within the UK.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under Tier 4.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers under Tiers 2 and 5.
Mid-term evaluation report on the implementation of the asylum, migration and integration fund from 1 January 2014 to 30 June 2017.
Guidance used by UK Visas and Immigration to make decisions in asylum and human rights applications.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers under Tiers 2 and 5.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under Tier 4.
The Home Secretary has proposed reforms to British citizenship including tougher English language requirements and changes to the Life in the UK test.
Guidance used by UK Visas and Immigration to make decisions in asylum and human rights applications.
List of local authorities in England that offer a checking service for UK nationality applications.
Form to ask UK Visas and Immigration to review its decision to refuse your application for British citizenship.
Apply to become a British citizen again after giving up (renouncing) citizenship. You can apply online or download a form.
Apply to give up your British citizenship or another type of British nationality. You will get a declaration of renunciation. You can apply online or download a form.
Information about fees for citizenship and right of abode applications and payment slip.
Guidance on returning immigration offenders to their country of origin.
List of local authorities in England that offer a document return service for UK nationality applications.
List of local authorities in England that offer a checking service for UK nationality applications.
List of local authorities in England that offer a document return service for UK nationality applications.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers under Tiers 2 and 5.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under Tier 4.
Guidance on the registration of a minor as a British citizen by entitlement and discretion.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers under Tiers 2 and 5.
Information for international carriers about visa requirements for passengers travelling to the UK.
A list of restricted certificates allocated each month for employer sponsorship in Tier 2 (General).
Guidance advising staff in competent authorities how to deal with victims of human trafficking.
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.
Guidance used by UK Visas and Immigration to make decisions in asylum and human rights applications.
List of local authorities in England that offer the European passport return service.
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). You can apply online or download a form.
Guidance used by UK Visas and Immigration to make decisions in asylum and human rights applications.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers under Tiers 2 and 5.
There are different ways to apply for British citizenship, including ‘naturalisation’. Check your eligibility to apply.
Funding instruction on UK resettlement programmes for refugees from Syria and the MENA (Middle East and North Africa) region.
Funding instruction on UK resettlement programmes for refugees from Syria and the MENA (Middle East and North Africa) region.
Chapter 8, section 9 of the immigration directorate instructions deals with unmarried and same sex relationships.
Chapter 8, section 2 of the immigration directorate instructions deals with civil partners under the family members transitional arrangements.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers under Tiers 2 and 5.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under Tier 4.
Find out what you need to do if you're visiting the UK for a business trip or training. Find out what visa to apply for, and what you need to do before you visit.
Find out what you need to do if you're visiting the UK for a holiday or to see family or friends. Find out what visa to apply for, and what you need to do before you visit.
This notice is provided in accordance with data protection legislation which incorporates the General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR).
Apply to settle in the UK if your partner dies and you're in the UK as their dependant or partner
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers under Tiers 2 and 5.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under Tier 4.
List of local authorities in Scotland that offer the European passport return service.
Our customer charter sets out the service UK Visas and Immigration (UKVI) aims to provide its customers and what it expects from them.
Letter from Home Secretary Sajid Javid to Rt Hon Yvette Cooper MP, Chair of the Home Affairs Select Committee (HASC).
More than 2,000 members of the Windrush generation have been granted citizenship free of charge, the Home Office has confirmed.
Letter from Home Secretary Sajid Javid to Rt Hon Yvette Cooper MP, Chair of the Home Affairs Select Committee (HASC).
Guidance used by UK Visas and Immigration to make decisions in asylum and human rights applications.
List of local authorities in England that offer a checking service for UK nationality applications.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under Tier 4.
Form to apply for indefinite leave to remain in the UK on the basis of long residence.
Form to apply to transfer an existing settlement visa from an old passport to a biometric residence permit.
Visa fees transparency data for all applications made from outside and within the UK.
Form to register a child under 18 as a British Overseas citizen: form MN3.
Use form AN to apply for citizenship by naturalisation if you are living in the UK.
Form ROA to apply for a certificate of entitlement proving you have the right to live and work in the UK.
A guide to the civil penalty scheme for employers who give a job to an illegal worker.
Guidance on how UK Visas and Immigration deals with litigation debts owed to the Home Office from applicants.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers under Tiers 2 and 5.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under Tier 4.
Decisions and orders made by UK Visas and Immigration (UKVI) on the exclusion of foreign nationals from the UK.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under Tier 4.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers under Tiers 2 and 5.
Guidance used by UK Visas and Immigration to make decisions in asylum and human rights applications.
List of local authorities in Greater London that offer the European passport return service.
Guidance used by UK Visas and Immigration to make decisions in asylum and human rights applications.
List of local authorities in England that offer the European passport return service.
Guidance used by UK Visas and Immigration to make decisions in asylum and human rights applications.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers under Tiers 2 and 5.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under Tier 4.
Information about applying for a UK visa in New Zealand.
Information about applying for a UK visa in Australia.
Information about applying for a UK visa in the USA, including applying online, paying fees, additional services, visa application centres and posting application forms.
Standard Visitor visa - prepare supporting documents, apply, book and attend an appointment, what happens at the UK border
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers under Tiers 2 and 5.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under Tier 4.
Immigration and nationality fees for all applications made from outside and within the UK.
Immigration Rules archive: 6 April 2018 to 5 July 2018.
The government has announced a new form of leave for children transferred to the UK to reunite with their families during the Calais camp clearance in 2016.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under Tier 4.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers under Tiers 2 and 5.
How to apply for British citizenship if you have a British parent - who's eligible, fees and where to send your application
Form ROA to apply for a certificate of entitlement proving you have the right to live and work in the UK.
Guidance used by UK Visas and Immigration to make decisions in asylum and human rights applications.
Information for international carriers about visa requirements for passengers travelling to the UK.
Use form AN to apply for citizenship by naturalisation if you are living in the UK.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under Tier 4.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers under Tiers 2 and 5.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under Tier 4.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers under Tiers 2 and 5.
Information about applying for a UK visa in the USA, including applying online, paying fees, additional services, visa application centres and posting application forms.
This guidance was published in response to the judgment in PK (GHANA).
A quarterly report listing the fines (civil penalties) for illegal working given to employers in the North West.
A quarterly report listing the fines (civil penalties) for illegal working given to employers in Scotland and Northern Ireland.
A quarterly report listing the fines (civil penalties) for illegal working given to employers in the North East, Yorkshire and Humberside.
A quarterly report listing the fines (civil penalties) for illegal working given to employers in the Midlands and East.
A quarterly report listing the fines (civil penalties) for illegal working given to employers in London and the South East.
A quarterly report listing the fines (civil penalties) for illegal working given to employers in Wales and the South West.
A quarterly report showing the total number of fines (civil penalties) for illegal working given to employers in each region of the UK.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under Tier 4.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers under Tiers 2 and 5.
Form to send with from VAF4A to apply for a visa to come to the UK to exercise access rights to a child living in the UK.
Guidance used by UK Visas and Immigration to make decisions in asylum and human rights applications.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers under Tiers 2 and 5.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under Tier 4.
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.
Form to apply for a UK visa as a current or former member of the armed forces or their family member.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers under Tiers 2 and 5.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under Tier 4.
Form to apply to extend your stay in the UK on the basis of long residence.
Form to apply for an extension of stay or indefinite leave to remain in the UK if you were refused asylum but given another type of permission to stay in the UK.
Home Office response to a report on a re-inspection of the family reunion process, focusing on applications received at the Amman entry clearance decision making centre.
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 Tier 4.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers under Tiers 2 and 5.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under Tier 4.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers under Tiers 2 and 5.
List of tests and test centres approved by UK Visas and Immigration to show that applicants have the required level of English for their visa.
Information on the Windrush scheme for Commonwealth citizens and others who have been in the UK for a long time and are worried about their immigration status.
Form for people on a UK partner visa to claim public funds (benefits) while applying to settle in the UK because of domestic violence.
The EU Settlement Scheme for EU citizens and their families to remain in the UK after it leaves the EU ('Brexit'): who's eligible, how to apply, how much it costs.
You can get an exempt vignette if you don't normally need a visa - state visits, diplomats, consulate workers
List of local authorities in Greater London that offer the European passport return service.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under Tier 4.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers under Tiers 2 and 5.
List of local authorities in England that offer the European passport return service.
Information for EU citizens taking part in the private pilot for the EU Settlement Scheme.
Information for EU citizens taking part in the private pilot for the EU Settlement Scheme.
You may need a visa to come to the UK to visit, study or work.
Guidance used by UK Visas and Immigration to make decisions in asylum and human rights applications.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers under Tiers 2 and 5.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under Tier 4.
Guidance for caseworkers considering applications under the EU Settlement Scheme during the private pilot.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers under Tiers 2 and 5.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under Tier 4.
List of local authorities in Scotland that offer the European passport return service.
A list of restricted certificates allocated each month for employer sponsorship in Tier 2 (General).
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 Tier 4.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers under Tiers 2 and 5.
UK transit visas - prepare supporting documents, apply, book and attend an appointment, what happens at the UK border
Data on Home Office transaction explorer activities.
Data on HM Passport Office activities.
Data on Gangmaster and Labour Abuse Authority applications.
Data on Her Majesty's Passport Office application volumes.
Data on Immigration Enforcement activities of historical interest.
Cross cutting staffing data for UK Visas and Immigration (UKVI) and Immigration Enforcement (IE).
Data on Immigration Enforcement activities.
Data on UK Visas and Immigration sponsorship activities.
Data on UK Visas and Immigration international operations.
Data on UK Visas and Immigration temporary and permanent migration activities.
Data on UK Visas and Immigration (UKVI) customer service operations.
Data on UK Visas and Immigration asylum activities.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under Tier 4.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers under Tiers 2 and 5.