ILR – Domestic Workers

ILR – Domestic Workers

The Domestic Workers with entry clearance on the basis of rules in place before 06th of April 2012, are eligible to apply for ILR upon completion of the required time period and compliance of all requirements.

Continued Employment

The domestic worker migrant will need to provide evidence of the continuity of his employment as a domestic worker, with the same terms and conditions in addition to the fact that he has successfully completed 5 years in the UK.

When can a Domestic Worker apply for Settlement?

The applicant will need to reside in the UK for at least 5 years which start from the date when he first entered the UK. They can however make their applications 28 days before completing their 5 years in the UK.

Absences from the UK

The home office expects the applicants to have absences in line with their annual holidays or if they have absences of more than 6 months in total in the five years’ time, they could require providing reason of such absences.

Knowledge of English Language & Sufficient Knowledge about Life in the UK

The domestic worker is required to provide evidence of the above which is at present fulfilled by passing life in the UK test and they would additionally be required to provide evidence of ability to communicate in English language at level B1.

Time Spent on Other Visas:

The applicants may NOT add time spent in the UK, on any visa.

Dependants of Domestic Workers:

Spouse / Civil Partner / Unmarried Partner of the applicant and their children who are already on dependant visas, may also apply for ILR provided they also fulfil relevant criteria.

ILR Super Priority Service

We can arrange for super priority service for this application and represent our clients in getting their ILR expeditiously, by making sure that all requirements are met and making appropriate representations.

How our Immigration Solicitors can help our Domestic Worker clients to apply for ILR?

Our Immigration Solicitors can expeditiously deal with your immigration matters by advising on the merits of visa applications, required documentation and relevant procedures.

Mr. Intisar Chauhan, Principal Solicitor at Chauhan Solicitors, is an expert Immigration Solicitor in London who has been dealing with UK Immigration Laws since 2003. Our Immigration Solicitors shall provide you with best possible Immigration advice / consultation and accordingly shall prepare your immigration matter under direct supervision of Mr Chauhan. After consultation, if you want us to start preparing your case, you can expect the followings from our Immigration lawyers:

  • Our immigration solicitors will discuss the details about your immigration matter, assessing the merits and advise you on the law, procedure and other requirements for the whole process.
  • Our immigration solicitors shall keep you updated on the progress of your immigration matters and advise on any procedures involved and give time estimates and merits throughout the pendency of your immigration matters.
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