What is a FLR M?
An FLR (M) application also known as an Extension Visa allows you to stay in the UK after 2.5 years, as the partner who is settled here in the UK. You will need to complete the extension application and if you want to make an application to extend your stay in the UK. You will have to
Show that you are still living with your British Partner
You or your partner can continue to accommodate you in the UK
Provide evidence of income or show benefits.
Contact us today if you wish to extend you spouse visa for another 2.5 years or you wish to apply for settlement after 5 years in the UK.
You apply for an extension visa if you are one of the following:
An Unmarried Partner can also make a FLR M application
An unmarried partner includes anyone who can evidence they have been living in a relationship akin to a marriage or civil partnership for at least two years prior to the date of application for an extension of leave.
You can also apply using the FLR M form to extend your stay as a fiancé(e) or proposed civil partner in circumstances where you came to the UK with the intention of entering into a marriage or civil partnership but have yet to do so.
Note that this form should not be used to apply to settle in the UK. This is a common mistake that many couple make when trying to apply for indefinite leave to remain.
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