Can be applied when you have ILR, straight away if you are married to a British citizen or after 12 months if not – slightly different rules for EU/EEA applicants. Ireland has slightly different rules.
Ensure you have completed mandatory tests; language and life in the UK.
Substantial on-line application and significant amounts of supporting documents.
Independent reference and declarations providing 'good character'.
Processing time is 4-6 months.
Call us to establish that you meet the requirements and then to guide you every step of the way.