Long Residence

If you have resided lawfully in the UK for a continuous period of at least 10 years you may be eligible to apply to remain in the UK under the ‘Long Residence’ provisions. In most cases, you will be eligible to apply for settlement in the UK, subject to satisfying all the relevant Rules. In the event that you do not satisfy all the Rules, you may nevertheless be eligible to apply for further leave to remain in the UK. It is important to note that you must have remained in the UK lawfully for you to make a successful application under this category. For many, this route is the eagerly anticipated end to a long pursuit to regularise their status in the UK. Rest assured, we will prepare your application with this in mind, so we get it right first time.

If you require our assistance in making a long residence application, please give Baker Chase Solicitors a call on 0161 639 1888, email us at immigration@bakerchase.com or simply click the ‘Contact Us’ button on this page. One of our friendlyexperienced and professional solicitors will be more than happy to assist you in any way we can.