If you're looking for an immigration lawyer for Indefinite Leave to Remain (ILR) or UK Settlement applications then contact our ILR application lawyer today.

We at Rex Law Chambers deal with all types of ILR, Settlement and Permanent Residency (PR) applications.

Whilst we are a Manchester based UK immigration law firm, you do not need to be based in Manchester to seek the legal advice of our immigration lawyer. No matter where you live, we can provide legal assistance with your UK visa applications.

Contact our experienced and friendly immigration lawyer on 0161 989 9370 or fill in our enquiry form to get reliable & confidential immigration advice and legal assistance with a UK visa application or any other immigration matter.

What is Indefinite Leave to Remain (ILR)?

Indefinite Leave to Remain (ILR) commonly known as 'Settlement' allows you to settle in the UK on a permanent basis and work in the UK without restrictions.

You can apply for Indefinite Leave to Remain (ILR) in the UK once you have lived in the UK for a certain number of years as required by the Immigration Rules.

What are the different types of Indefinite Leave to Remain (ILR)?

Below is a list of the 5 common routes to Indefinite Leave to Remain (ILR):

  • ILR Long Residence (10 Year Route)
  • ILR as a Spouse / Partner (5 Year Route)
  • ILR as a Parent of British Child (5 Year Route)
  • ILR as a Skilled Worker (5 Year Route)
  • ILR as a Tier 1 Investor

Many other categories lead to settlement such as ILR after 6 years of Discretionary Leave to Remain (DLR), ILR as a victim of domestic violence and so on. Please contact us for initial assessment to determine your eligibility, and to discuss the options.

ILR Long Residence (10 Year Route)

ILR 10 years long residence application is made by using application form SET (LR). The applicant for ILR 10 years long residence is required to meet the eligibility criteria as set out in paragraph 276B of the Immigration Rules.

ILR as a Spouse / Partner (5 Year Route)

You can apply for Indefinite Leave to Remain (ILR) as a as a spouse / partner in the UK by using SET (M) application form online once you have completed at least 5 years of your residence in the UK with leave to remain under spouse visa category (5 years route).

ILR as a Parent of British Child (5 Year Route)

You can apply for Indefinite Leave to Remain (ILR) as a parent of a British or settled child under the 5 years route once you have completed 5 years residence in the UK with leave to remain under the parent route (5 years route).

ILR as a Skilled Worker (5 Year Route)

In order to apply for Indefinite Leave to Remain (ILR) as a Skilled Worker, the applicant has to show that he has been working throughout the period of his work permit / Tier 2 General for the employer who sponsored his stay in the UK.

ILR as a Tier 1 Investor

You can apply for ILR as a Tier 1 Investor, if you've been living in the UK for a continuous period of 2, 3 or 5 years with enough assets and investments.

Do I need an immigration lawyer for ILR application?

UK Immigration law is an extremely fast-changing and complex area of law. There are high chances of getting a visa refusal if you are not fully aware about relevant immigration law(s) and eligibility criteria.

Most of the applicants seek professional legal help with their Indefinite Leave to Remain (ILR) applications from highly experienced immigration lawyers to boost their chances of success. A well-prepared application can significantly increase your chances of success.

How can we help with your UK visa application?

As part of our immigration services for your immigration application, our expert immigration lawyer will:

  • assess your eligibility for the relevant visa type by fully considering your circumstances;
  • advise you on the required supporting documents to be submitted in support of your immigration application;
  • assess all the documents to ensure that the documents you provide are as per the requirements of the Immigration Rules;
  • advise you on strengths and potential weaknesses in your visa application and how you can overcome such weaknesses if any;
  • complete the online immigration draft application form to share it with you for cross-checking;
  • submit your application online and schedule your biometrics appointments with the relevant commercial partner of the UKVI;
  • prepare a detailed cover letter in support of the immigration application explaining in detail how you are meeting all the requirements of the Immigration Rules so that you have the maximum chances of succeeding in your visa application;
  • upload all the supporting documents online in support of the immigration application in their correct format and order;
  • dealing and responding to any caseworker enquiries or correspondence from the Home Office caseworker for any further documents or information concerning your pending immigration application;
  • do all the follow-up work on your immigration application until a decision is received from the Home Office UKVI.

How can I find the good immigration lawyer for ILR application?

There are many UK immigration lawyers for Indefinite Leave to Remain (ILR) or Settlement applications in the UK and it is really difficult to find a good immigration lawyer to deal with your immigration matter.

In order to find a good Immigration lawyer for Indefinite Leave to Remain (ILR) applications, you should ensure that immigration lawyers are either regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA) or Office of the Immigration Services Commissioner (OISC). SRA and OISC are two main regulators in the UK.

Rex Law Chambers is authorised and regulated by the OISC under registration no. F202100249.

Our ILR application lawyer ready to assist you

Manchester based highly experienced UK immigration lawyer at Rex Law Chambers ready to assist you with your Indefinite Leave to Remain (ILR) applications.

Get in touch with expert UK Immigration lawyer in Manchester at Rex Law Chambers today to learn more about our UK visas & immigration-related services, and to take the first step towards your successful application.

We can provide legal advice or legal assistance with all types UK immigration applications such as entry clearance applications, switching in to different visa categories or visa extension / renewal applications.

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