Form to apply to extend stay in the UK under Tier 1 (General) and get a biometric residence permit.
This application route closed on 6 April 2015. The guidance remains available for applicants who hold existing leave in the route and who wish to apply for indefinite leave to remain before the closure to Tier 1 (General) applicants on 6 April 2018.
Use ‘Form Tier 1 (General)’ to apply to extend your stay (also known as a ‘grant of leave to remain’) and get a biometric residence permit.
This form is for people who are in the UK and want to extend their stay under Tier 1 (General) or switch to Tier 1 (General) from these categories:
- highly skilled migrant
- writer, composer or artist
- self-employed lawyer
Read the policy guidance before you apply.