106. Indefinite leave to remain for partners admitted under the Immigration Rules in place before July 2012.

The following provisions apply to persons who were granted limited leave to enter or remain as the spouse, civil partner or unmarried partner of a person present and settled1 in the United Kingdom2 under the Immigration Rules3 in force before 9 July 20124.

Indefinite leave to remain as the spouse, civil partner or unmarried partner of a person present and settled in the United Kingdom may be granted provided the Secretary of State5 is satisfied that each of the following requirements is met6:

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    (1)     the applicant was admitted to the United Kingdom for a limited period in accordance with the