1. Overview

You must apply in person at a premium service centre if you want a decision on the same day as you apply to extend your visa or settle in the UK.

You’ll be told at your appointment if it will take longer.

There’s a fee of £400 for this service - this is in addition to the standard application fee.

You must provide your fingerprints and a photograph (known as ‘biometric information’) as part of the application process.

Not all types of application can be made in person.

Check if you’re eligible to apply for the premium service.

If you’re eligible, you need to:

A home service called the super premium service is also available for an extra fee.

Premium service centres were previously called public enquiry offices (PEOs).

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