Under the Ukraine Extension Scheme you will be able to live, work and study in the UK if you’re Ukrainian or the close family member of a Ukrainian. You can apply for this scheme if one of the following is true:
- You held permission to be in the UK on or between 18 March 2022 and 16 May 2023 – the permission does not need to cover the whole period you previously held permission to be in the UK and that permission expired on or after 1 January 2022.
You can stay in the UK for up to 3 years under these schemes.
There is no fee to apply. You do not need to pay the immigration health surcharge or biometric enrolment fee for this scheme.
If you require any further information in relation to this category or you would like to make an application for settlement under this category, please do not hesitate to contact one of our lawyers.
Call 0203 815 8440 to book an appointment.