APPLICATION FOR A REGISTRATION CERTIFICATE FOR A BULGARIAN OR ROMANIAN NATIONAL EXERCISING A TREATY RIGHT IN THE UNITED KINGDOM
In order to exercise a Treaty right you must be residing in the United Kingdom at the time of application. This form must be accompanied by: Original valid passports or ID cards for each person included; and Two recent passport-sized photographs for each person included; and Original versions of all required documents. Failure to comply with these requirements may lead to delays in processing your registration certificate and possible refusal of your application. Once you have completed this application form you should send it alongside all required documents to: UK Border Agency Bulgaria and Romania Caseworking PO Box 4160 Sheffield S1 9DZ We will return all your documents by recorded delivery to a UK address only. Please note that recorded delivery does not insure you to the full value of your package should it become lost. If you want your passport and other documents returned by Special Delivery which does insure the full value, you will need to provide a suitably sized Special Delivery envelope with the correct pre-paid postage. Documents returned to an overseas address will not be returned by recorded / special delivery and return will be at your own risk. If you wish to receive acknowledgement that we have received your application, please include a stamped, self-addressed A4 sized envelope.
You should complete this form if you are a Bulgarian or Romanian national residing in the United Kingdom and you are: • self-employed; • a student; or • self-sufficient OR You are a worker or a jobseeker in the UK and you are exempt from worker authorisation (see page 2 for details) OR You are the direct family member of a Romanian or Bulgarian worker who holds an Accession Worker Card If you have family members who are also EEA nationals, you may include them in this application This form is to be used for applications made on or after 13 December 2012
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Quick guidance for applicants – which sections of the form do I need to complete? For full guidance please refer to the guidance notes for Bulgarian and Romanian nationals on obtaining permission to work in the UK (available from our website www.ukba.homeoffice.gov.uk/workingintheuk/eea/bulgariaromania/ applying
All applicants must complete sections 1, 2, 8, 9, 10 and 11. If you are applying as a self-employed individual, please also complete section 3. If you are applying as a student, please also complete section 4.
Please indicate which category you are applying under by ticking one of the boxes below:
If you are applying as a self-sufficient individual, please also complete section 5. If you are exempt from Accession State worker authorisation, please complete the relevant section below: If you are applying and your family member holds a current Registration Certificate and is sponsoring your application, please include your sponsor’s details in section 2. If you are the spouse or civil partner of a British citizen or person settled in the United Kingdom, please also complete section 6. If you have been legally working as an employee in the United Kingdom for a period of 12 months ending on or after 31 December 2006, please also complete section 7. If you had leave to enter or remain under the Immigration Act 1971 on 31 December 2006 and that leave does not place any restrictions on taking employment in the United Kingdom or have been given such leave after that date, please also complete section 7. If you are the direct family member (spouse or civil partner, child under 21 or dependent) of a Bulgarian or Romanian national issued with an Accession Worker Card, please also complete section 7. If you are the direct family member (spouse or civil partner, child under 21 or dependent) of a Bulgarian or Romanian national who has leave...