Windrush Scheme

Windrush scheme: prove your right to be in the UK

If you are settled in the UK but do not have a document to prove it, you may be eligible to apply to the Windrush scheme.

You may be able to apply for a document to prove you can live and work in the UK if one of the following is true:
It is free to apply.
You might also be entitled to apply for citizenship for free if you are a Commonwealth citizen who settled in the UK before 1 January 1973, or you are the child of someone who did.

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