The ‘10 Years Settlement’ application provides a path to permanent residence for people who hold or have held visas that do not necessarily lead to ILR, including visit and student visas. Indefinite Leave to Remain (ILR) applications can be made if you have been living legally in the UK for 10 or more continuous years and that you have not been absent from the UK for more than 18 months over the 10 year period. However, this is a complex area and the government has strict requirements with a high refusal rate for migrants looking to obtain Indefinite Leave to Remain. Our team have an in-depth understanding of ILR requirements and treat matters with the highest professionalism and care. We have a high success rate and by instructing us, you can be confident that your application will stand the best chance of success.
You will need to provide the following documents when applying for ILR, which include (not an exhaustive list:
If you are refused ILR we understand this can be upsetting and stressful. Our expert team will be there by your side to advise you on all the options available to you if the worst should happen. Alternative options include resubmitting your ILR application, applying for Judicial Review, or launching an appeal if the option is available. We will advise you on the most suitable way forward depending on your circumstances.
Our specialist immigration solicitors will be by your side throughout all stages of your application. We will discuss your circumstances and present you with options on how to proceed. Legal advice should always be sought before an application is submitted, the case must be argued well and in detail to show evidence that you meet the requirements.
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