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- UK Visas and Immigration
- Part of:
- UK visa, immigration and citizenship application forms and Immigration and borders
- 1 October 2013
- Last updated:
- 22 April 2015, see all updates
Form to apply to extend stay in the UK under Tier 2 and get a biometric residence permit.
Application for a grant of leave and biometric residence permit under Tier 2 - main applicant: form Tier 2
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Use ‘Form Tier 2’ 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 premium service customers who are in the UK and:
- want to make an initial application under Tier 2
- want to change their employment or extend their stay under Tier 2
- have a work permit and want to extend their stay under Tier 2
Read the policy guidance and before you apply.
If you’re not a premium service customer, you can:
- apply online as an individual or as a family group
- ask to use the priority service
Published: 1 October 2013
Updated: 22 April 2015
- Updated application
- New version published for use on or after 6 April 2015.
- A new version of this guidance has been published for use on or after 6 April 2014.
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