Form

Application for certificate showing right of abode

Apply online for a certificate of entitlement proving you have the right to live and work in the UK.

Documents

Apply online (form ROA)

Details

Apply online for a certificate of entitlement showing you have the right to live and work in the UK, or ‘right of abode’.

You should read the guidance to check if you can apply.

You can also read information on fees for citizenship applications.

Get help using a computer to apply online

You can get help completing an online immigration form if you do not feel confident using a computer or do not have access to one.

You can get help with:

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

You cannot use this service to get advice on:

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

Access the Assisted Digital Service page for further information and contact details.

Published 11 February 2014
Last updated 20 September 2018 + show all updates
  1. Updated form published.
  2. Guidance document updated.
  3. Updated form published.
  4. Updated with link to new online application form.
  5. Guidance updated.
  6. Updated Guide ROA
  7. updated guide ROA
  8. New form RROA addition.
  9. Updated guide: ROA
  10. Updated guide
  11. First published.