241. Issue of biometric immigration document.

The Secretary of State may issue a biometric immigration document1, known as a biometric residence permit, to a person who has applied2, provided the Secretary of State has decided to:


    (1)     grant limited leave to enter or remain to the person for a period which, together with any preceding period of leave to enter or remain, exceeds a cumulative total of six months' leave in the United Kingdom3;


    (2)     grant indefinite leave to enter or remain to the person4; or


    (3)     issue or replace a document to the person following a specified application5 where the document indicated that the