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Settle in the UK as the partner of a person, or parent of a child, who is in the UK and settled here: form SET(M)

Form to apply for indefinite leave to remain in the UK if you are the partner of a person, or parent of a child, who is present and settled in the UK.

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Use this form to apply online if you are already in the UK as the partner of a person, or parent of a child, who is settled here and you want to apply for settlement and a biometric residence permit.

You should check your eligibility and read the guidance before you apply.

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

You cannot get immigration advice through this service.

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 28 October 2013
Last updated 1 November 2018 + show all updates
  1. Paper application form withdrawn, you must now apply online.
  2. Application form updated with GDPR policy.
  3. Online application form link added.
  4. Form for use on or after 6 April 2018.
  5. Updated guidance notes, new version.
  6. Updated guidance.
  7. Updated application form for use on or after 6 April 2017.
  8. Updated guidance notes
  9. Updated form for use on or after 24 November.
  10. Updated application form for use on or after 6 April 2016.
  11. Updated form for use on or after 18 March.
  12. Updated form and guidance for use on or after 19 November.
  13. Updated guidance for use on or after 31 August.
  14. Updated form published for use on or after 3 August 2015.
  15. New versions published for use on or after 6 April 2015.
  16. added link to settlement checking service
  17. New version published for use on or after 6 November 2014.
  18. updated guidance notes
  19. A new version of this form has been published for use on or after 2 June 2014. You can now tell us your email address to receive an update on the progress of your application.
  20. A new version of this form has been published for use on after 6 April 2014.
  21. First published.