You can no longer apply for a document certifying permanent residence or a permanent residence card under the EEA Immigration Regulations 2016. All previously granted documents will be valid until 30 June 2021. If you are an EU, EEA or Swiss national and you were living in the UK by 31 December 2020, you can apply for settled status by 30 June 2021 under the EU Settlement Scheme.
To qualify for a permanent residence document, an applicant needs to show that he/she has been exercising her/his Treaty Rights in the UK for a ‘continuous period’ of 5 years. Permanent Residency is only valid in the UK.
An applicant must prove that he/she has been a qualified person or a family member of a person qualified for five years residence.
A qualified person is one who has citizenship of an EEA country or Switzerland, and either is self-sufficient, studying, self-employed, looking for work or working in the UK.
A grant of Permanent Residency
You may have a grant of Permanent Residency to close or extended family members of an EEA Nationals. However, they have to prove that their relationship with their EEA National continues to exist. Moreover, they have to have maintained their qualified person status throughout five years.
The immigration lawyers at Law Park are experts in dealing with the Permanent Residence Document Application. You may need legal help from immigration lawyers in London to prepare and submit your application. So, we are here to provide you with friendly, reliable, efficient and professional immigration service.
Applications for indefinite leave to remain
Full representation services in applications for indefinite leave to remain
Professional immigration service to submit your permanent residence document application
Our team of professionals would work with you and your application. So, you can expect to enjoy the following services:
- Our immigration specialists will provide you with detailed instructions in regards to immigration regulations as well as the specific procedures required by the Home Office and the UKBA that are relevant to your case.
- One of our lawyers will answer any questions about your case while identifying its benefits and drawbacks.
- Our immigration lawyers will explain all documentation that you need to submit alongside your Permanent Residence Document Application.
- One of our lawyers will examine these documents and discuss how they are relevant to your case.
- Our team of immigration lawyers will complete the application forms and answer any questions that you may have.
- If needed, our immigration lawyers will prepare a sponsorship declaration and explain the process in detail.
- We will draft a cover letter that will support and submit the application for your Permanent Residence Document Application.
- Our team of immigration lawyers will communicate with the UKBA and the Home Office to ensure a quick decision in regards to your application for your Permanent Residence Document Application.
- We will protect your interests when working you during the entire process. We will keep you informed while the application is pending with the Home Office.