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ahui9832 wrote:I got HSMP paper in Aug 2005,and came in UK in Feb 2006. When I applied for extension in Feb 2007, the home office refused my HSMP extendtion and gave me one and half years work permit since the changes rule in Nov 2006.And my visa had switched back Tier 1 (HSMP) in Sept 2008 since the rule changed again.
Now due to UK Border Agency have implemented HSMP Forum Ltd's 4 to 5 years Indefinite Leave to Remain (ILR) Judicial Review,I do not know I need settle in UK for 4 year or 5 year to gain PR.
There was a provision for old HSMP applicants (applied prior to Apr 2006) to change to WP if they did not qualify under the then new HSMP rules which came into effect in December 2006.BTW, what was the reason for the rejection of extn... and this WP..