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Application to extend stay in the UK: FLR(HRO)

Form to extend your stay in the UK for human rights claims, leave outside the rules and other routes not covered by other forms.

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Form FLR(HRO): application for human rights claims, leave outside the rules and other routes not covered by other forms

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Form FLR (HRO) guidance notes

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This form covers some routes from ‘Form FLR(O)’. Please check you are applying on the correct form.

Use ‘Form FLR(HRO)’ to apply to extend your existing visa to stay in the UK (also known as ‘leave to remain’) and to get a biometric residence permit.

Use Appendix 1 FLR(FP) for a fee waiver if you are destitute and can’t pay to extend your stay.

The form is for these categories of visa:

  • discretionary leave (DL) if you have previously been granted DL but have not previously been refused asylum, granted less than four years exceptional leave)
  • medical grounds or ill health
  • human rights claims (not to be used for claims on the grounds of family or private life, including on the basis of family dependencies between a parent and a child, or for protection (asylum) claims)
  • leave outside the rules under the policy concessions in the leave outside the rules guidance
  • claims for leave outside the Immigration Rules because of compassionate and compelling circumstances
  • other claims not covered by another form

To make an application on the basis of your family or private life please use form FLR(FP).

To make an application for other routes under the Immigration Rules please use form FLR(IR).

You should read the FLR(HRO) guidance notes before you apply.

Published 1 December 2016
Last updated 6 April 2018 + show all updates
  1. Updated form and guide for use on or after 6 April 2018.
  2. Updated application form and guidance for use on or after 6 April 2017.
  3. First published.