New application forms from 6 April 2013

As part of the changes to the Immigration Rules being made on 6 April 2013 the UKBA have announced updated version of application forms to bring them in line with the new rules.

The changes to the Immigration Rules were announced in March and affect Tiers 1, 2 and 4 of the points based system as well as some general minor changes. As such a lot of forms are affected. There were also increases to application fees which came into effect on 6 APril 2013 so you should make sure you are paying the correct fee with your application.

With effect from 6 April 2013 you should make sure you are using the latest version of the following forms:

  • FLR (BUS) - further leave to remain (overseas business representative or retired person of independent means)
  • FLR(M) - further leave to remain (marriage)
  • FLR(O) - further leave to remain (other)
  • FLR(P) - further leave to remain (child under 18 of relative with leave as refugee or under humanitarian protection)
  • FLRTier1 (HSMP) - further leave to remain (Highly Skilled Migrant Programme)
  • SET(BUS) - settlement (overseas business representative or retired person of independent means)
  • SET(DV) - settlement (victims of domestic violence)
  • SET(F) - settlement (children of British citizens or people settled in the UK)
  • SET(M) - settlement (marriage)
  • SET(O) - settlement (other)
  • BRP(RC) - biometric residence permit (RC)
  • NTL - no time limit
  • TOC - transfer of conditions
  • TD112 - travel document
  • Tier 1, 2 or 5 (Dependant)
  • Tier 4 (Dependant)
  • Tier 1 (Entrepreneur)
  • Tier 1 (Exceptional Talent)
  • VAF 9: Annex ET - :Tier 1 (Exceptional Talent)
  • Tier 1 (General)
  • Tier 1 (Investor)
  • Tier 1 (Graduate Entrepreneur)
  • Tier 2
  • Tier 2 (Worker) (Dependant)
  • Tier 4 (Cchild student)
  • Tier 4 (General)
  • Tier 5 (Temporary Worker)
  • Super premium service form
  • Highly Trusted Sponsor form
  • Fee Payment Arrangements for premium applications for leave to remain in Cardiff, Glasgow and Solihull public enquiry offices (PBS dependants only)
  • Fee Payment Arrangements for premium applications for leave to remain In Cardiff, Glasgow And Solihull public enquiry offices (Except PBS dependants)
Some new forms have also been published to account for new requirements. These are:
  • Tier1(Exceptional Talent) (Endorsement)
  • SET (LR) form - settlement (long residence)
  • FLR(LR) - further leave to remain (long residence)
  • VAF 9: Appendix 4 - (Graduate Entrepreneur)

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