The Home Office have finally announced the process that Applicant’s need to undertake to evidence their status in the UK. The Home Office confirmed that the issue of Biometric Residence Cards would stop on 31 December 2024 leaving a lot of people confused about what they should do after the expiry of their biometric residence permit. Everything is now going online and you will need to apply for an “E-visa”. To register for an e-visa you have to use the following link:


Get access to your eVisa – GOV.UK (


You will then be directed to confirm your ID via an app called “UK Immigration ID check”. After you will have to provide:


  • A valid email address and telephone number
  • Your BRP card reference or your visa application number
  • Provide your date of birth


Should you require any assistance in relation to an Immigration query please do no hesitate to contact the Immigration Team on 01206 835270.