If you are over the age of 25 and have resided in the UK for a continuous period of at least 20 years you may be eligible to apply to remain in the UK under the ‘Private Life’ provisions.
If you are between the ages of 18 to 25 you may be eligible to apply if you have resided in the UK for a continuous period of at least half your life.
If you are under 18 years of age, you may be eligible to apply if you have resided in the UK for a continuous period of at least 7 years.
In most of the aforesaid 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.
We appreciate that, 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 private life application, please give Baker Chase Solicitors a call on 0161 639 1888, email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or simply click the ‘Contact Us’ button on this page. One of our friendly, experienced and professional solicitors will be more than happy to assist you in any way we can.