Indefinite Leave to Remain

Indefinite Leave to Remain

Indefinite Leave to Remain is a form of Permanent Residence. It is designed for those who wish to settle in the UK on a permanent basis.

There are a number of different routes/visas which can lead to Indefinite Leave to Remain:

  • Spouse visa
  • Family visa
  • Tier 1 and 2 visa/other eligible work permit
  • Business visa
  • Ancestry visa
  • 10-year long residence visa

Each of the above routes have different requirements as to the number of years that you should have been living in the UK.

Given below are some of the key requirements that you will need to meet:

  • You have lawfully been in the UK for the required time period and not breached any immigration laws during this time
  • You have spent no more than 180 days outside of the UK in a 12-month time-frame within the qualifying period
  • Have passed the Life in the UK test
  • Can meet the English language requirement

How can we assist with your application?

Our expert team of immigration lawyers will represent you in your application. We will prepare and submit your application to the Home Office and ensure that you have submitted all the documents that are required.

We also provide a review service if you have already prepared your application and would like an expert to review your application to ensure that you have completed your application correctly. As a part of the review service we will also review your supporting documents to ensure that your application has the best prospects of succe