UK Visas and Immigration Updates

Guidance for criminal caseworkers about the facilitated return scheme (FRS) for foreign offenders.
For visa or citizenship applications, you may need to prove your knowledge of English by passing a secure English language test (SELT).
Guidance used by UK Visas and Immigration to make decisions in asylum and human rights applications.
List of authorised organisations for an innovator visa.
List of authorised organisations for a start-up visa
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
Immigration staff guidance on how to prevent an individual from becoming an overstayer while they are awaiting or appealing a decision.
Information for employers on the UK’s points-based immigration system.
Guidance used by UK Visas and Immigration to make decisions in asylum and human rights applications.
Guidance used by UK Visas and Immigration to make decisions in asylum and human rights applications.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
Application form for people who want to enter the UK from Ireland to undertake paid, temporary engagement on the Temporary Work - Creative Worker route.
Immigration staff guidance on considering claims based on family life, private life, or exceptional circumstances.
For visa or citizenship applications, you may need to prove your knowledge of English by passing a secure English language test (SELT).
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
A list for employers to check if their staff have the right to work in the UK.
Guidance used by UK Visas and Immigration to make decisions in asylum and human rights applications.
Guidance used by UK Visas and Immigration to make decisions in asylum and human rights applications.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
Apply for a Graduate route visa if you’ve been on a student visa and want to stay in the UK to work - eligibility, fees, documents, extend, bring your partner and children.
Locations where you can go to get your biometric ID document scanned if you do not have an Android device with near field communication (NFC).
Immigration Rules archive: 1 October 2021 to 5 October 2021.
Guidance for sponsors on sponsoring an Intra-Company Worker.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
Guidance for sponsors on sponsoring a Skilled Worker.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
Guidance on returning immigration offenders to their country of origin.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
This is advice for visa customers and applicants in the UK, visa customers outside of the UK and British nationals overseas who need to apply for a passport affected by travel restrictions associated with coronavirus.
For visa or citizenship applications, you may need to prove your knowledge of English by passing a secure English language test (SELT).
Guide to the sponsorship documents that businesses and educational institutions must keep.
Guidance for sponsors on sponsoring a person on the International Agreement route.
Statement of changes to the Immigration Rules published on 11 October 2021.
Statement of changes to the Immigration Rules published on 11 October 2021.
There are different ways to apply for indefinite leave to remain (settle in the UK) - check if you're eligible
You may be able to apply for indefinite leave to remain if you have a Tier 5 (International Agreement) visa.
You may be able to apply for indefinite leave to remain if you are a representative of an overseas business or a representative of an overseas newspaper, news agency or broadcasting organisation.
Where to get tested for tuberculosis (TB) in Ukraine for your UK visa application.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
Information and guidance to support visa applications made outside the UK.
Information for people travelling to the UK from Ireland, Jersey, Guernsey or the Isle of Man, and information for people passing through the UK on the way to Ireland, Jersey, Guernsey or the Isle of Man.
Details and contacts of sports governing bodies for the International Sportsperson visa.
Use this step-by-step guide if you are a sponsor who is applying for a defined certificate of sponsorship (CoS)
Use this step-by-step guide if you are a Creative Worker sponsor managing groups of certificate of sponsorship (CoS).
Use this step-by-step guide if you are a sponsor using miscellaneous certificate of sponsorship (CoS) functions.
Use this step-by-step guide if you are a sponsor to report worker activity, for example a change in their circumstances.
A step-by-step guide to creating and assigning a certificate of sponsorship (CoS). This document should be viewed with the SMS guide 8a.
A step-by-step guide for bulk data transfer of confirmations of acceptance for studies.
A step-by-step guide to using miscellaneous confirmation of acceptance for studies (CAS) functions.
A step-by-step guide to reporting student activity.
Step-by-step guide to managing your sponsorship licence using the sponsorship management system.
To help sponsors create and assign individual and batches of confirmation of acceptance for studies (CAS).
Step-by-step guide to applying for additional services and making renewal applications.
Immigration staff guidance on considering applications under the Youth Mobility Scheme category.
Guidance on assessing admissibility to the Common Travel Area or other countries.
Jobs that qualify for exemptions from quarantine, passenger locator form or COVID testing requirements.
This guidance tells caseworkers how to consider applications to enter, remain or settle in the UK on the International Sportsperson route.
Immigration staff guidance on the common travel area (CTA).
Guidance on suitability grounds under section 3 of Part 9 of the Immigration Rules.
Guidance on UK Visas and Immigration's policy on applications for a visa or visa extension under a Temporary Work route.
Immigration staff guidance on dealing with post-licence changes related to Worker and Temporary Worker sponsors.
How to decide applications for a sponsor licence for Worker and Temporary Worker routes.
List of documents that businesses and education providers must provide with an application for a Student, Worker or Temporary Worker sponsor licence.
This guidance explains who is eligible for a reduction in certain fees under the Council of Europe’s Social Charter of 1961 (known as CESC).
Immigration staff guidance on sponsorship customer service standards.
Guidance on applications for a purpose not covered by the Immigration Rules.
Guidance about the sponsorship priority service for Worker and Temporary Worker sponsors.
Immigration and nationality fees for all applications made from outside and within the UK.
Immigration staff guidance on renewing a sponsor’s licence.
Immigration staff guidance on considering premium customer service applications from sponsors.
Visa fees transparency data for all applications made from outside and within the UK.
Guidance on immigration offender management for officers dealing with enforcement immigration matters within the UK.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
Application form for people who want to enter the UK from Ireland to undertake paid, temporary engagement.
Guidance used by UK Visas and Immigration to make decisions in asylum and human rights applications.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
Guidance used by UK Visas and Immigration to make decisions in asylum and human rights applications.
Immigration staff guidance on dealing with family applications made after 9 July 2012.
Immigration Rules archive: 1 July 2021 to 30 September 2021
Asylum policy guidance on settlement protection.
Guidance for UK Visas and Immigration (UKVI) staff assessing whether an applicant has met the English language requirement.
Guidance about the different visitor categories for visiting the UK and how UK Visas and Immigration makes decisions on visitor cases.
This guidance tells caseworkers about the Global Talent visa category.
Guidance for enforcement officers considering immigration status and deciding enforcement action, including curtailment.
Immigration staff guidance for a person who has been sponsored to perform a key leading role within a faith-based organisation or religious order in the UK.
Immigration staff guidance for considering applications in the Tier 1 (Entrepreneur) category of the points-based system (PBS).
Guidance to apply to come to the UK as a Tier 1 (Entrepreneur) or to extend your stay.
Immigration staff guidance on applications from representatives of overseas businesses.
Immigration staff guidance on considering applications under the Skilled Worker route.
Check which jobs are on the shortage occupations list in each area of the UK. For the Skilled Worker visa and the Health and Care visa.
List of approved awards databases accepted by UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) for Global Talent.
What to do if you're visiting the UK to do research - what visa to apply for, what to do before you visit
Come to the UK for private medical treatment - what visa to apply for, what to do when you travel to the UK
Find out what you need to do if you're visiting the UK for a business trip or training. Find out what visa to apply for, and what you need to do before you visit.
Find out what you need to do if you're visiting the UK for a holiday or to see family or friends. Find out what visa to apply for, and what you need to do before you visit.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
This is advice for visa customers and applicants in the UK, visa customers outside of the UK and British nationals overseas who need to apply for a passport affected by travel restrictions associated with coronavirus.
Application form for people who want to enter the UK from Ireland to undertake paid, temporary engagement.
For visa or citizenship applications, you may need to prove your knowledge of English by passing a secure English language test (SELT).
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
Guidance for enforcement officers considering immigration status and deciding enforcement action, including curtailment.
We continue to work at pace to assist people facing serious risk in Afghanistan.
What you need to know about crossing the UK border and visiting the UK.
Information for people travelling to the UK from Ireland, Jersey, Guernsey or the Isle of Man, and information for people passing through the UK on the way to Ireland, Jersey, Guernsey or the Isle of Man.
Jobs that qualify for exemptions from quarantine, passenger locator form or COVID testing requirements.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
How to apply for your immigration health surcharge (IHS) reimbursement if you work in health and care.
Immigration staff guidance on how short-term student applications for entry clearance or leave to enter are considered.
Immigration staff guidance on the common travel area (CTA).
Guidance used by UK Visas and Immigration to make decisions in asylum and human rights applications.
Guidance used by UK Visas and Immigration to make decisions in asylum and human rights applications.
Locations where you can go to get your biometric ID document scanned if you do not have an Android device with near field communication (NFC).
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
How to apply for a Student sponsor licence and how to sponsor a student.
Guidance for licensing authorities on how to check the immigration status of people who apply for a taxi or private hire licence.
Guidance used by UK Visas and Immigration to make decisions in asylum and human rights applications.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
This is advice for visa customers and applicants in the UK, visa customers outside of the UK and British nationals overseas who need to apply for a passport affected by travel restrictions associated with coronavirus.
Organisations funded to provide support to vulnerable and at risk EU citizens applying to the EU Settlement Scheme.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
Number of temporary poultry workers permitted to travel to and work in the UK will increase in time for Christmas.
Number of temporary poultry workers permitted to travel to and work in the UK will increase in time for Christmas.
For visa or citizenship applications, you may need to prove your knowledge of English by passing a secure English language test (SELT).
Guidance for criminal caseworkers about the facilitated return scheme (FRS) for foreign offenders.
Guidance used by UK Visas and Immigration to make decisions in asylum and human rights applications.
We continue to work at pace to assist people facing serious risk in Afghanistan.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
Asylum policy guidance on family asylum claims.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
The Windrush Compensation Scheme has now paid out over £30.6 million and offered a further £5.6 million.
Jobs that qualify for exemptions from quarantine, passenger locator form or COVID testing requirements.
Guidance used by UK Visas and Immigration to make decisions in asylum and human rights applications.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
Guidance used by UK Visas and Immigration to make decisions in asylum and human rights applications.
Guidance used by UK Visas and Immigration to make decisions in asylum and human rights applications.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
For visa or citizenship applications, you may need to prove your knowledge of English by passing a secure English language test (SELT).
Guidance used by UK Visas and Immigration to make decisions in asylum and human rights applications.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
Guidance used by UK Visas and Immigration to make decisions in asylum and human rights applications.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
We continue to work at pace to assist people facing serious risk in Afghanistan.
Guidance used by UK Visas and Immigration to make decisions in asylum and human rights applications.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
Policy statement on eligibility for the Afghan citizens resettlement scheme.
Local authorities will receive a generous funding package to support the resettlement of families who have come to the UK having been at risk in Afghanistan.
Local authorities will receive a generous funding package to support the resettlement of families who have come to the UK having been at risk in Afghanistan.
The Home Office has announced further details of the Afghan citizens’ resettlement scheme.
Policy statement on eligibility for the Afghan citizens resettlement scheme.
Guidance used by UK Visas and Immigration to make decisions in asylum and human rights applications.
List of authorised organisations for an innovator visa.
List of authorised organisations for a start-up visa
For visa or citizenship applications, you may need to prove your knowledge of English by passing a secure English language test (SELT).
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
Statement of changes to the Immigration Rules published on 10 September 2021.
Statement of changes to the Immigration Rules published on 10 September 2021.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
How to apply for a Student sponsor licence and how to sponsor a student.
Asylum policy guidance on application registration cards (ARC).
Guidance used by UK Visas and Immigration to make decisions in asylum and human rights applications.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
Information about the UK’s points-based immigration system for EU, EEA and Swiss citizens.
List of the international application points and decision making centres centres run by UK Visa and Immigration (UKVI).
Guidance used by UK Visas and Immigration to make decisions in asylum and human rights applications.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
If you've been offered a refugee integration loan, accept the loan agreement online to start receiving payments.
Apply online for a refugee integration loan to help you settle into UK society if you’re a refugee or have humanitarian protection.
The Home Office has announced it will launch a full Afghan citizens’ resettlement scheme.
If you’re coming to the UK, you’ll need to prove you have enough money to support yourself and any dependants in the UK. What you need to show depends on the route you’re applying on and your personal circumstances.
Guidance for staff on the process to follow if they have witnesses who are required to give evidence in court.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
Guidance for landlords and tenants on how right to rent checks should be carried out and which documents are acceptable.
Immigration staff guidance on processing applications for an administrative review.
For visa or citizenship applications, you may need to prove your knowledge of English by passing a secure English language test (SELT).
Guidance used by UK Visas and Immigration to make decisions in asylum and human rights applications.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
Guidance on returning immigration offenders to their country of origin.
What you need to know about crossing the UK border and visiting the UK.
Information for people travelling to the UK from Ireland, Jersey, Guernsey or the Isle of Man, and information for people passing through the UK on the way to Ireland, Jersey, Guernsey or the Isle of Man.
Guidance on immigration offender management for officers dealing with enforcement immigration matters within the UK.
Information for international carriers about visa requirements for passengers travelling to the UK.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
This is advice for visa customers and applicants in the UK, visa customers outside of the UK and British nationals overseas who need to apply for a passport affected by travel restrictions associated with coronavirus.
Guidance used by UK Visas and Immigration to make decisions in asylum and human rights applications.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
We continue to work at pace to assist people facing serious risk in Afghanistan.
This guidance advises a landlord, letting agent or homeowner how to conduct a right to rent check when letting privately rented accommodation.
How to carry out right to work checks, why you need to do them, and which documents you can use.
Guidance used by UK Visas and Immigration to make decisions in asylum and human rights applications.
Guidance used by UK Visas and Immigration to make decisions in asylum and human rights applications.
For visa or citizenship applications, you may need to prove your knowledge of English by passing a secure English language test (SELT).
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
Jobs that qualify for exemptions from quarantine, passenger locator form or COVID testing requirements.
The Home Office has announced it will launch a full Afghan citizens’ resettlement scheme.
How to ask us to review a decision we made about your right to enter the UK as a Service Provider from Switzerland.
How to ask us to review a decision we made about your right to enter or stay in the UK as an S2 Healthcare Visitor.
How to ask us to review a decision we made about a Frontier Worker permit.
How to apply for an administrative review under the EU Settlement Scheme.
Contact your council to arrange your British citizenship ceremony - fees, venue, application
Guidance and information on administrative and criminal powers for officers dealing with immigration enforcement matters within the UK.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
Guidance on the priority change of circumstances service for Worker or Temporary Worker sponsors.
The Home Office has announced it will launch a full Afghan citizens’ resettlement scheme.
As part of the evacuation effort, we continue to work at pace to assist people facing serious risk in Afghanistan.
Immigration staff guidance on public funds foreign nationals can claim.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
Data on Resettlement, Asylum Support and Integration activities.
Data on immigration and protection activities.
Data on UK Visas and Immigration sponsorship activities.
Data on UK Visas and Immigration (UKVI) customer service operations.
Data on Visas and Citizenship activities.
Cross cutting staffing data for UK Visas and Immigration (UKVI) and Immigration Enforcement (IE).
Explains the further improvements we will make to the sponsorship system this year, in 2022 and beyond.
What you need to know about crossing the UK border and visiting the UK.
This is advice for visa customers and applicants in the UK, visa customers outside of the UK and British nationals overseas who need to apply for a passport affected by travel restrictions associated with coronavirus.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
As part of the evacuation effort, we continue to work at pace to assist people facing serious risk in Afghanistan.
Where to get tested for tuberculosis (TB) in Laos for your UK visa application.
Where to get tested for tuberculosis (TB) in Laos for your UK visa application.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
Guidance on returning immigration offenders to their country of origin.
Where to get tested for tuberculosis (TB) in Algeria for your UK visa application.
Immigration staff guidance on processing applications for an administrative review.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
Guidance used by UK Visas and Immigration to make decisions in asylum and human rights applications.
The Home Office has announced it will launch a full Afghan citizens’ resettlement scheme.
As part of the evacuation effort, we continue to work at pace to assist people facing serious risk in Afghanistan.
The Home Office has announced it will launch an Afghan citizens’ resettlement scheme.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
Form to apply for a Global talent or a Tier 1 (Exceptional Talent) endorsement review.
Guidance on the pre-licence priority service and how it allows sponsors to prioritise their application for a sponsor licence.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
The Home Office has announced it will launch an Afghan citizens’ resettlement scheme.
The Home Office has announced it will launch an Afghan citizens’ resettlement scheme.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
Overview of the Home Office’s resettlement policies and the main resettlement schemes.
Asylum policy guidance on revoking indefinite leave.
Guidance for landlords, homeowners and letting agents affected by the introduction of right to rent immigration checks.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
Guidance for criminal investigators in Immigration Enforcement (IE).
Guidance used by UK Visas and Immigration to make decisions in asylum and human rights applications.
For visa or citizenship applications, you may need to prove your knowledge of English by passing a secure English language test (SELT).
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
Guidance used by UK Visas and Immigration to make decisions in asylum and human rights applications.
Guidance on arranging removals for officers dealing with immigration enforcement matters within the UK.
You need to attend appointments at an immigration reporting centre if you do not have permission to stay in the UK: you could face penalties if you do not attend an appointment.
Information for people travelling to the UK from Ireland, Guernsey or the Isle of Man, and information for people passing through the UK on the way to Ireland, Jersey, Guernsey or the Isle of Man.
Information for people travelling to the UK from Ireland, Guernsey or the Isle of Man, and information for people passing through the UK on the way to Ireland, Jersey, Guernsey or the Isle of Man.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
Funding instruction for local authorities in the support of the United Kingdom's Afghan Locally Engaged Staff Ex Gratia and Afghan Relocation and Assistance Schemes.
This is advice for visa customers and applicants in the UK, visa customers outside of the UK and British nationals overseas who need to apply for a passport affected by travel restrictions associated with coronavirus.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
You can contact the Home Office about your immigration status if your access to work, benefits or services has been affected, and you believe this is because the immigration status held by the Home Office may be incorrect.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
Guidance on the registration of a minor as a British citizen by entitlement and discretion.
For visa or citizenship applications, you may need to prove your knowledge of English by passing a secure English language test (SELT).
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
Jobs that qualify for exemptions from quarantine, passenger locator form or COVID testing requirements.
Information for employers on the UK’s points-based immigration system.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
You can contact the Home Office about your immigration status if your access to work, benefits or services has been affected, and you believe this is because the immigration status held by the Home Office may be incorrect.
Information and guidance on handling visa applications made outside the UK.
Guidance on considering medical evidence in asylum claims.
Guidance for people who wish to apply to the Windrush Schemes from overseas
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
Guidance on returning immigration offenders to their country of origin.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
Information about the UK’s points-based immigration system for EU, EEA and Swiss citizens.
This is advice for visa customers and applicants in the UK, visa customers outside of the UK and British nationals overseas who need to apply for a passport affected by travel restrictions associated with coronavirus.
For visa or citizenship applications, you may need to prove your knowledge of English by passing a secure English language test (SELT).
Use this form to give UK Visas and Immigration information about your asylum claim.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
This guidance explains full details of the Windrush Compensation Scheme.
Claim forms and guidance for people who may be able to claim compensation through the Windrush Compensation Scheme.
Jobs that qualify for exemptions from quarantine, passenger locator form or COVID testing requirements.
This note is for decision makers processing and deciding asylum claims including those who conduct interviews.
Where to get tested for tuberculosis (TB) in Malawi for your UK visa application.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
Guidance based on the Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) for using interpreters.
Use this information to understand how to consider a biometric residence document as proof of identity and perform Knowing Your Customer (KYC) checks.
Guidance for Innovator and Start up visa endorsing bodies.
Instructions to local authorities about funding for the support and care of former and unaccompanied asylum seeking children (UASC).
Guidance used by UK Visas and Immigration to make decisions in asylum and human rights applications.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
This report highlights actions from the Home Office which forms part of their response to recommendation 28 of the Windrush Lessons Learned Review.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
Guidance used by UK Visas and Immigration to make decisions in asylum and human rights applications.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
For visa or citizenship applications, you may need to prove your knowledge of English by passing a secure English language test (SELT).
Information for international carriers about visa requirements for passengers travelling to the UK.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
This guidance explains who needs to apply for the ballot before applying for a Youth Mobility Scheme visa and how the ballot system works.
A list of activities funded in the UK by the European Union asylum, migration and integration fund (AMIF) up to June 2021.
Where to get tested for tuberculosis (TB) in Belarus for your UK visa application.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
Jobs that qualify for exemptions from quarantine, passenger locator form or COVID testing requirements.
Use this guide to create a certificate of sponsorship. It gives details on what information is necessary in each field.
Guidance for caseworkers considering applications under the EU Settlement Scheme.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
Claim forms and guidance for people who may be able to claim compensation through the Windrush Compensation Scheme.
Guidance for decision makers considering cases under the Windrush Compensation Scheme.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
Information for employers on the UK’s points-based immigration system.
Guidance on returning immigration offenders to their country of origin.
Information for British nationals (overseas) on immigration to the UK following the announcement of national security legislation in Hong Kong.
This is advice for visa customers and applicants in the UK, visa customers outside of the UK and British nationals overseas who need to apply for a passport affected by travel restrictions associated with coronavirus.
Check how quickly you’ll receive a decision on your UK visa application if you're applying from inside the UK.
Guidance used by UK Visas and Immigration to make decisions in asylum and human rights applications.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
Guidance on immigration offender management for officers dealing with enforcement immigration matters within the UK.
Find out about the latest Windrush Compensation Scheme and Windrush Taskforce engagement events.
For visa or citizenship applications, you may need to prove your knowledge of English by passing a secure English language test (SELT).
Jobs that qualify for exemptions from quarantine, passenger locator form or COVID testing requirements.
This is advice for visa customers and applicants in the UK, visa customers outside of the UK and British nationals overseas who need to apply for a passport affected by travel restrictions associated with coronavirus.
These factsheets provide information for EU, EEA, Swiss citizens, and their family members who need to make a late application to the EU Settlement Scheme.   
If you are in Hong Kong, our guides explain which visa is right for you and how to apply.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
These factsheets provide information for EU, EEA, Swiss citizens and their family members who applied to the EU Settlement Scheme by 30 June 2021.   
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
This promotional material provides information for local authorities on the EU Settlement Scheme.
This factsheet provides information for employers now the EU Settlement Scheme application deadline (30 June 2021) has passed.
These factsheets provide information for EU, EEA, Swiss citizens and their family members who applied to the EU Settlement Scheme by 30 June 2021.   
This is advice for visa customers and applicants in the UK, visa customers outside of the UK and British nationals overseas who need to apply for a passport affected by travel restrictions associated with coronavirus.
Guidance used by UK Visas and Immigration to make decisions in asylum and human rights applications.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
Asylum policy guidance on cases with Hague Convention proceedings in the UK High Court.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
Guidance on immigration offender management for officers dealing with enforcement immigration matters within the UK.
For visa or citizenship applications, you may need to prove your knowledge of English by passing a secure English language test (SELT).
Guidance for landlords and tenants on how right to rent checks should be carried out and which documents are acceptable.
Guidance on immigration offender management for officers dealing with enforcement immigration matters within the UK.
Guidance on a temporary concession to the Immigration Rules that has been introduced as part of UK Research and Innovation’s (UKRI) endorsed funder route.
Immigration staff guidance on managing an applicant's biometric information.
Apply for an Entrepreneur visa (Tier 1) if you want to set up or run a business in the UK and have more than £50,000 investment funds available, extend or switch your visa, bring your family
Information for British nationals (overseas) on immigration to the UK following the announcement of national security legislation in Hong Kong.
Sets out the powers and obligations related to the seizure and interrogation of digital media under the Data Protection Act 2018 (DPA).
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
This guidance advises a landlord, letting agent or homeowner how to conduct a right to rent check when letting privately rented accommodation.
Guidance for landlords, homeowners and letting agents affected by the introduction of right to rent immigration checks.
Where to get tested for tuberculosis (TB) in China for your UK visa application.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
Those who enter the UK illegally will find it harder to stay under fundamental reforms in the Nationality and Borders Bill.
Those who enter the UK illegally will find it harder to stay under fundamental reforms in the Nationality and Borders Bill.
Forms to apply to the EU Settlement Scheme if you are unable to use the online application process.
This is advice for visa customers and applicants in the UK, visa customers outside of the UK and British nationals overseas who need to apply for a passport affected by travel restrictions associated with coronavirus.
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers on the Worker and Temporary Worker immigration routes.
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under the Student and Child Student routes.
Forms to apply to the EU Settlement Scheme if you are unable to use the online application process.