Form

Application to extend stay in UK (long residence): form FLR(LR)

Form to apply to extend your stay in the UK on the basis of long residence.

Documents

Application for leave to remain in the UK on the basis of long residence

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Guidance on application for extension using form FLR(LR)

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You can now apply online. The online form will ask questions that are relevant to you based on the information you enter. You can edit and download the application before it is submitted.

Use form FLR (LR) if you have permission to stay in the UK and want to extend your stay on the basis that you have lived in the UK lawfully for a minimum of 10 continuous years.

You cannot add any dependants to this application form. Dependants, such as family members, should make their own application if they would also like to apply on this route.

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

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Published 1 October 2013
Last updated 5 November 2018 + show all updates
  1. Updated application form
  2. You can now apply online.
  3. Application form updated with GDPR policy.
  4. Updated form for use on or after 6 April 2018.
  5. Updated the form
  6. Updated application form for use on or after 6 April 2017.
  7. Updated form for use on or after 24 November.
  8. Updated guide for use on or after 31 October.
  9. Updated form for use on or after 18 April.
  10. Updated form for use on or after 18 March.
  11. Updated guidance.
  12. Updated guidance.
  13. Updated guidance.
  14. New versions published for use on or after 6 April 2015.
  15. New version published for use on or after 1 December 2014.
  16. New form published for use on and after 6 October 2014.
  17. Updated guidance.
  18. 6 April changes.
  19. First published.