A European Communities Association Agreement (ECAA) Worker is a Turkish person who is employed by someone else and was last granted leave to do so under the ECAA category.
An ECAA Business Person is a Turkish person who is self-employed (such as a sole trader or director of a limited company) or runs a business in partnership, and was last granted leave to do so under the ECAA category.
Use this form to apply for:
- indefinite leave to remain in the UK, as an ECAA Worker
- indefinite leave to remain in the UK, as an ECAA Business Person
- indefinite leave to remain in the UK, as the partner or child of an ECAA Worker or ECAA Business Person
- further leave to remain in the UK, as the partner of an ECAA Worker or ECAA Business Person without 5 continuous years of leave in the UK, under Appendix ECAA
Before you apply
Before you begin, read the guidance to find out about eligibility, how to make your application and the required documents.
This application includes an application for a biometric residence permit (BRP).
How long it takes you to complete the application will depend on your particular circumstances. You will be able to save your application and come back to it at another time if you need to.
If you are inactive for 25 minutes you will be automatically logged out.
As part of the application process, you are also required to apply for a biometric immigration document, commonly known as a biometric residence permit (BRP).
How we use your data
The Home Office will use the personal information you provide to consider your application. We may also share your information with other public and private sector organisations in the UK and overseas. For more detail please see the Privacy Notice for the Border, Immigration and Citizenship system. This also sets out your rights under the Data Protection Act 2018 and explains how you can access your personal information and complain if you have concerns about how we are using it.