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How to Register

New arrivals

Registration is by appointment only, on Tuesdays and Wednesdays at Staffordshire Police Headquarters, Weston Road, Stafford, ST18 0YY.

To book an appointment contact the Overseas Visitors Registration Office (OVRO) by calling 01785 235281, email to ovro@staffordshire.pnn.police.uk, or complete the Online Contact Us form here.

Moving to Staffordshire from another area of the UK

You will also require an appointment if you move to Staffordshire from another Force area. This should be done within 7 days of moving to Staffordshire. See details of how to book shown above.

What to Bring

First Time Registration:

  1. Current Passport
  2. Biometric Residence Permit (BRP) / visa card, if held
  3. The Home Office decision letter that confirmed your visa application, especially if Police Registration is not written on your BRP
  4. Proof of study or work in UK (e.g. university/college course offer letter, employer's offer letter or contract of employment)
  5. Full address of where you are living in Staffordshire
  6. 2 x recent colour passport-style photographs
  7. Current fee of £34.00; cash only (please try to bring correct money if possible)

Moving to Staffordshire from another Force:

  1. Current Passport
  2. Biometric Residence Permit (BRP) / visa card, if held
  3. The Home Office decision letter that confirmed your visa application, especially if Police Registration is not written on your BRP
  4. Proof of study or work in UK (e.g. university/college course offer letter, employer's offer letter or contract of employment)
  5. Full address of where you are living in Staffordshire
  6. Current police registration certificate (PRC)

How to Find Us

Appointments are held at Staffordshire Police Headquarters, Weston Road, Stafford, ST18 0YY.

When you arrive report to main reception.

Front of Staffordshire Police HQ reception and conference block
Main Reception at Headquarters

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