Forms Under British Nationality, Right to Abode And Settlement

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Find out if you can apply for settlement (also called ‘indefinite leave to remain’) in the UK.

You can apply to settle in the UK (known as ‘indefinite leave to remain’) if you’ve got a residence card as a:

  • refugee
  • person with humanitarian protection

FLR(M) - 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.

In accordance with paragraph 34 of the Immigration Rules, this form is a specified form for the purpose of the Immigration Rules as of 6 April 2017 and must be used for all applications made on or after that date for the purposes stated on this page, overleaf and listed in section 2.
Complete this form only if you are applying for leave to remain in one of the following categories:
  • Family life as the partner of a person present and settled in the UK (2 year route)
  • Family life as the partner of a person present and settled in the UK (5 year route)
  • Family life as the partner of a person with refugee leave or a person with humanitarian protection (5 year route)
  • Family life as the dependent child of a person who has, or is at the same time applying for, limited leave as the partner of a person present and settled in the UK (2 or 5 year route) other than under the points based system or UK Ancestry

FLR(HR0) - Form to extend your stay in the UK for human rights claims, leave outside the rules and other routes not covered by other forms.

If you wish to apply for an extension of stay in the UK on form FLR(HRO), read the Guidance notes and the seperate Rules for passport photographs guidance before makeing your application.

FLR(FP) - 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.

If you wish to apply for an extension of stay in the UK on form FLR(HRO), read the Guidance notes and the seperate Rules for passport photographs guidance before makeing your application.

SET(DV) - Form to apply for indefinite leave to remain in the UK if you are a victim of domestic violence.

If you wish to apply for indefinite leave to remain in the UK as a victim of domestic violence, please read these guidance notes and the separate UK Visas and Immigration photograph guidance before making your application.

SET(M) - Form to apply for indefinite leave to remain in the UK if you are the partner of a person who is present and settled in the UK.

If you wish to apply for indefinite leave to remain in the UK on form SET(M), please read these guidance notes and the guidance on the rules for passport photographs before making your application. Make sure you have read the Rules and Guidance relevant to your application and meet the requirements of the Rules before you apply.

SET(LR) - Application For Indefinite Leave To Remain In The UK On The Basis Of Long Residence And For A Biometric Immigration Document

Form SET(LR) must be used if you are applying for indefinite leave to remain on the basis of Long
Residence in the UK.

SET(O) - Form to apply for indefinite leave to remain in the UK in various immigration categories and for a biometric residence permit.

If you wish to apply for indefinite leave to remain in the UK on form SET(O), please read guidance notes and the seperate UK  Visas and Immigration photograph guidance before making your application.

SET(F) - Form to apply for indefinite leave to remain in the UK if you are a child under the age of 18.

If you wish to apply for indefinite leave to remain in the UK on form SET(F), please read the Guidance notes and the seperate rules for passport photographs guidance before making your application.

SET(BUS) - Form to apply for indefinite leave to remain in the UK if you are a retired person of independent means or a representative of an overseas business.

If you wish to apply for indefinite leave to remain in the UK on form SET(BUS), please read the Guidance notes and the seperate UK Visas and Immigration photograph guidance before making your application.

AN1 - Enter an agreed notice in the register.

Use this form for Naturalisation as a British Citizen after the grant of Indefinite Leave to Remain or Permanent Residence

MN1 - Application for registration of a child under 18 as a British citizen

Use this form to apply to register a child under 18 as a British citizen if they qualify through birth or adoption. It is also for children whose parents gave up British citizenship and then got it back, and for some other cases.

FLR(IR) - Application for other routes under the Immigration Rules

Use ‘Form FLR(IR)’ to apply to extend your existing visa to stay in the UK (also known as ‘leave to remain’) and to get a biometric residence permit.

FLR(DL) - Extend stay or settle in the UK as a person who was refused asylum

Use form FLR(DL) to apply for an extension of your stay (also known as ‘leave to remain’) or indefinite leave to remain (also known as settlement) if you are a person who was refused asylum but was given ‘discretionary leave’ to stay in the UK, or ‘exceptional leave’ to stay in the UK for less than 4 years.

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