In the UK, international students from certain countries are required to register with the police. Your visa decision letter should tell you if you must register with the police. Appendix 2 of the immigration rules lists those nationals who are required to register.
Please check Appendix 2 before you depart for the UK. If you are required to register with the police and you have a dependant partner, this person must also register with the police.
If you have previously been issued with a Police Registration Certificate and you are joining Manchester Metropolitan University after studying at another institution, you will need an appointment to update.
If you need to register with the police, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call +44 (0)161 856 3317 to arrange an appointment at the International Visitor Registration Office (IVRO). If you are required to register with the police, you must do so within seven days of your arrival in the UK. However, it is not always possible for the police to provide you with an appointment within seven days of you arriving/your BRP being issued. As long as you make the appointment within those seven days, you will meet the terms of your visa.
Biometric Residence Permit (BRP)
You will need to update your Certificate within seven days if any of the changes listed below take place:
You change address but are continuing to study at Manchester Met
Manchester Met has been asked to remind all Police Registration Certificate holders of the following: