Refugee Family Reunion

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What is a Refugee Family Reunion application?

Refugee Family Reunion allows your partner and/or children that lived with you in your country of origin to join you in the UK. If their application is successful, your family members will have the same permission to live in the UK as you. There are no financial or English language requirements in an application for Refugee family Reunion.

Application Requirements

All documents need to include a date, and a signature where necessary. Documents that need a signature are: letters, tenancy agreements, forms, certificates, or any evidence you get from someone else (your employer)

Gather as much evidence and information as you can.

It is important you send your documents in a clear and organised method.

What do I need?

These documents are essential for the refugee family reunion application.


Documents needed from all family members:

  • Passport/travel document

  • EU Uniform format form (if no passport)

  • Any other form of ID

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If you are applying for your spouse or partner

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If you are applying for your child/children

Once you have gathered all of the evidence needs for the application, you will need to record and send it to your caseworker. This page shows you how to use a photocopier & scanner, how to printscreen pages from your computer and phone, and how to electroncially send documents to your caseworker.