Was your HSMP approved after 3 April 2006? Are you in the UK under HSMP approved after 3 April 2006?
You may be able to apply for Indefinite Leave To Remain in the UK or UK Residency visa after 5 years continuous stay in the UK provided you meet the qualifying conditions for the Indefinite Leave To Remain – ILR.
To qualify for ILR you should have continuously been living in the UK for five years without any break of stay for more then 3 months continuously. Your stay in other eligible categories such as Work Permit can be counted towards qualifying period of 5 years. Also, you should not be away from the UK for more than 6 months in total during this qualifying period of 5 years stay.
You should not have taken any help from UK Public Fund or any Social Security Support and you should be economically active in the UK and should be able to take care of accommodation for you and your dependants without recourse to UK Public Funds. Click here to know which benefits are considered as recourse to public funds by Home Office UK.
If you are in the UK under HSMP which was approved after 3 April 2006 and have completed 5 years continuous stay already or would be completing 5 years continuous stay in the UK, you may be eligible to apply for Indefinite Leave To Remain in the UK. Your application can be made after you complete 4 years and 11 months if you fulfil the ILR conditions. Please bookmark this page and you should visit this page and site regularly for updates on the matter Indefinite Leave To Remain rules and changes to the same.
We will be happy to answer your queries on Indefinite Leave To Remain in the UK after 5 years stay if your HSMP was approved after 3 April 2006 and to help you in applying for Indefinite Leave To Remain as your legal representative. Please contact us by phone or email and we will be happy to respond.
We also offer same day service for ILR applications if you need your ILR application to be decided on the same day. Home Office charges £200 for premium services and we also charge £250 additional fees for Indefinite Leave To Remain application on the same day. Please contact us if you are interested in same day service offered by us.