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You may have to register with the police as a condition of your visa. The requirement to register will usually be on your visa or Biometric Residence Permit (BRP).

Your BRP will generally say that you must "register with the police within seven days".

In some cases, for example, if you have applied for a visa extension within the UK, it may say this in an accompanying letter. You must also keep your Police Registration Certificate up to date by letting the police know of any relevant changes such as:

  • Extended visa
  • Change of programme of study
  • Change of place of study
  • Change of address
  • Change of name
  • New passport
  • Getting married or divorced

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