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Information for Non-EEA Students

Police Registration

Foreign nationals aged 16 or over, from the countries listed below, have to register with the Police upon arrival in the UK.

Afghanistan
Algeria
Argentina
Armenia
Azerbaijan
Bahrain
Belarus
Bolivia
Brazil
China
Colombia
Cuba
Egypt
Georgia
Hong Kong (SAR)
Iran
Iraq
Israel
Jordan
Kazakhstan
Kyrgyzstan
Kuwait
Lebanon
Libya
Moldova
Morocco
North Korea
Oman
Palestine
Peru
Qatar
Russia
Saudi Arabia
Sudan
Syria
Tajikstan
Tunisia
Turkey
Turkmenistan
UAE
Ukraine
Uzbekistan
Yemen

How can I register?

Our reception staff will call the Nationality Office in Winchester and make an appointment for you to register (registration is strictly by appointment only and should be within 7 days of arrival). We will give you a map showing directions to the Nationality Office in Winchester.

What do I need to take?

•    Your passport or travel documents
•    A letter of acceptance from the school
•    The registration fee of £34

What if I change my address later?

You can visit your local Police station to pass on this information.

Working During your Studies

If you have a General Student Visa (GSV), you are normally allowed to work.
If you have a Short-Term Student Visa, you are not normally allowed to work.

If your passport says: ‘No work or recourse to public funds’ or ‘No recourse to public funds. Work prohibited’, you are not allowed to do any work, paid or unpaid.

If you are not sure, please ask Reception.

Please note: this information is subject to change

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