Form

Settle in the UK as a refugee: form SET (P)

Form to apply for indefinite leave to remain in the UK as a refugee, or for humanitarian protection, and get a biometric residence permit.

Documents

Application for settlement in the UK in accordance with the Home Office policies on refugee leave and humanitarian protection by a person in one of the categories listed in this form, and a biometric immigration document: form SET (P)

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Details

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 this form to apply to settle in the UK and get a biometric residence permit.

This form is for people who are in the UK and have been:

  • granted 5 years refugee leave and want to settle in accordance with Home Office policies on refugee leave
  • granted 5 years limited leave to enter or remain on grounds of Humanitarian Protection since 30 August 2005

You should also read the guidance at the end of the form.

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 applicatio
  • an application you’ve already made

Access the Assisted Digital Service page for further information and contact details.

Published 1 August 2013
Last updated 19 July 2018 + show all updates
  1. You can now apply online.
  2. Application form updated with GDPR policy.
  3. Updated form.
  4. Updated form for use on or after 19 November 2015.
  5. New version published for use on or after 6 April 2015.
  6. 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.
  7. A new version of this form has been published for use on after 6 April 2014.
  8. First published.