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.

You must apply online to stay in the UK.

It’s free to apply.

Get help using a computer to apply online

You can get help with:

  • accessing a computer or the internet
  • finding the right information on GOV.UK

You cannot get advice on:

  • whether you’re eligible to apply
  • what information to put in your application
  • an application you’ve already made

Telephone: 03333 445 675
Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm
Find out about call charges
Text: ‘VISA’ to 07537 416 944
visa@we-are-digital.co.uk

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