A person who falls under the definion of a stateless person as per paragraph 401 of the Immigration Rules and who is not excluded from recognition as a stateless person can apply for leave to remain in the UK as a stateless person.

Requirements for limited leave to remain as a stateless person

According to paragraph 403 of the Immigration Rules, the requirements for leave to remain in the United Kingdom as a stateless person are that the applicant:

  1. has made a valid application to the Secretary of State for limited leave to remain as a stateless person;
  2. is recognised as a stateless person by the Secretary of State in accordance with paragraph 401 of the Immigration Rules;
  3. is not admissible to their country of former habitual residence or any other country; and
  4. has obtained and submitted all reasonably available evidence to enable the Secretary of State to determine whether they are stateless.

Refusal of limited leave to remain as a stateless person

According to paragraph 404 of the Immigration Rules, an applicant will be refused leave to remain in the United Kingdom as stateless person if:

  1. they do not meet the requirements of paragraph 403 of the Immigration Rules;
  2. there are reasonable grounds for considering that they are:
      • a danger to the security of the United Kingdom;
      • a danger to the public order of the United Kingdom; or
  3. their application would fall to be refused under any of the grounds set out in paragraph 322 of these Rules.

Grant of limited leave to remain to a stateless person

According to paragraph 405 of the Immigration Rules, where an applicant meets the requirements of paragraph 403 they may be granted limited leave to remain in the United Kingdom for a period not exceeding 30 months.

Curtailment of limited leave to remain as a stateless person

According to paragraph 406 of the Immigration Rules, limited leave to remain as a stateless person under paragraph 405 may be curtailed where the stateless person is a danger to the security or public order of the United Kingdom or where leave would be curtailed pursuant to paragraph 323 of these Rules.

Why Sunrise Solicitors For Your Application For Stay As A Stateless Person?

The immigration solicitors at Sunrise Solicitors are experts in dealing with applications for  leave to remain in the UK as a stateless person. The quality of our service is self-evident from the reviews of our clients about the service provided by our immigration lawyers. You can contact us if you are seeking legal help from immigration lawyers in London in relation to your application for leave to remain as a statless person and our immigration solicitors will provide you fast, friendly, reliable and professional immigration service.

Our Fees For Initial Application For Leave to Remain As A Stateless Person

  • We will charge you a fee from £1,200 + VAT for our professional immigration services in relation to your application for leave to remaiun as a stateless person. The agreed fee will depend on the complexity of the matter and the casework involved in the matter.
  • If you cannot afford to pay our fee in full at the time of instructing us in relation to your matter, you can pay half of the fee at the time of instructing us and rest of the fee can be paid by monthly installments.
  • The agreed fee will cover all our work until decision by the Home Office on the application. However, it is pertinent to note that the agreed fee will not cover any disbursements to be incurred by the company on your behalf e.g. translation of documents, Home Office fee etc.