Guidance

3C and 3D leave

Guidance on how staff can prevent an individual from becoming an overstayer while they are awaiting or appealing a decision.

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3C and 3D leave

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UK Visas and Immigration’s guidance about section 3C and 3D leave. This prevents an individual from becoming an overstayer while they are awaiting or appealing a decision.

A person becomes an overstayer if they remain in the UK beyond the period of their leave. This is a criminal offence under section 24 of the Immigration Act 1971.

Published 14 March 2014
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