The following Immigration guidance note provides comprehensive and up to date legal information covering:
This Practice Note provides contact details for the key government offices and other organisations involved in the administration of immigration control in the UK. It also gives details of relevant sector bodies.
All immigration applications made in the UK, other than those made at port for leave to enter, must be submitted to the Home Office. The Home Office has a number of offices around the country that process different types of immigration applications. The application should be sent to the correct office as instructed on the relevant application form or via the online application process. If submitted to the wrong office, processing is likely to be delayed and/or the application could be lost.
Information on the organisational structure of the Home Office is publicly available on the Home Office page of the DATA.GOV.UK website. The published information is structured as an interactive organogram (organisational structure chart) and includes:
names of senior-level position holders
job descriptions for senior-level positions
salary ranges for all positions
reporting lines for all positions
Address: UK Visas and Immigration, Lunar House, 40 Wellesley Road, Croydon CR9 2BY
For general enquiries:
Tel: 0300 123 2241, 09:00–16:45, Monday–Thursday; 09:00–16:30, Friday
The Home Office publishes contact telephone numbers for the immigration desks at the main UK ports
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