Applicants must demonstrate that:
Applicants must also be able to prove that one of their grandparents:
Length and conditions of stay in the UK
Applicants can apply to come to the UK for an initial period of five years. The visa allows them to work and study and family members can also accompany them. Access to public funds is not permitted. Applicants can apply to extend this visa for a further five years.
Indefinite Leave to Remain
An application for Indefinite Leave to Remain can be made once an applicant has held an Ancestry visa for at least five years. In order to be eligible for Indefinite Leave to Remain, an applicant must demonstrate that they have met the requirements listed above and demonstrate that: