Priority And Super Priority Services

Free assessment

Free Eligibility Assessment

You may be able to pay for a faster decision on a visa or settlement (‘indefinite leave to remain’) application if you’re applying in the UK.

Decision within 5 working days

If you’re eligible you can choose the ‘priority service’ when you apply. It costs £500 in addition to the application fee.

A decision will be made within 5 working days of your UKVCAS appointment.

Decision by the end of the next working day

If you’re eligible you can choose the ‘super priority service’ when you apply. It costs £800 in addition to the application fee.

A decision will be made:

  • by the end of the next working day after your UKVCAS appointment if your appointment is on a weekday;
  • 2 working days after your UKVCAS appointment if your appointment is at the weekend.

What happens next

You’ll get an email when a decision has been made, followed by a decision letter in the post.

When you’ll get your biometric residence permit

You’ll usually receive your biometric residence permit (BRP) within 7 to 10 days of your decision.

When you might wait longer

You might wait longer for a decision if you need to provide more information. You’ll be told how and when to provide it.