86. Domestic workers in private households: indefinite leave to remain.

86.     Domestic workers in private households: indefinite leave to remain.

Indefinite leave to remain may be granted, on application, to a domestic worker in a private household provided that the Secretary of State1 is satisfied that the following requirements are met2; otherwise indefinite leave to remain will be refused3. The requirements are that:

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    (1)     he entered the United Kingdom4 with valid entry clearance as a domestic worker in a private household under the Rules in place before 6 April 20125;

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    (2)     he has spent a continuous period of five years lawfully in the United Kingdom employed