Domestic Workers in a Private Household visa

If you’re a victim of slavery or human trafficking

You can apply to stay in the UK for up to 2 years if all the following apply:

  • you entered the UK on a domestic worker visa
  • you have a letter from UK Visas and Immigration (UKVI) confirming that you’re a victim of slavery or human trafficking
  • you are able to support yourself in the UK

Contact the police if you think you’re a victim of slavery or human trafficking.

Apply

You must apply within 28 days of getting confirmation you’re a victim of slavery or human trafficking.

Download and fill in form FLR(O). Send it to the Home Office.

Home Office
FLR(O)
Leave to remain
PO Box 495
Durham
DH1 9LL

It’s free to apply.

Applying for a different visa

If you apply for a different type of visa within 28 days of getting confirmation but are refused, you can still apply as a victim of slavery or human trafficking.

You must do this within 28 days of getting the refusal.

Working in the UK

You’ll be able to work as a domestic worker for up to 2 years.

You don’t need to have a job offer before you apply. You can change job while you’re in the UK.