Overseas Visitors Records Office
The Overseas Visitors Records Office is located at 323 Borough High Street, London, SE1 1JL
Please check this website for the documents you will need in order to register and bring them with you when you attend.
Every effort will be made to ensure that we remain open between 09.00-4.00pm. However, there maybe occasions when we have to close at very short notice.
Please check this website for closure and other updates as this could save you time.
Opening times & admission process
OVRO will be closed on Friday 3rd July 2015 - Please click on the link below for further information. Our normal opening times are 9.00am - 4.00pm - Monday to Friday (except Public and Bank Holidays)
How to register
*Reporting your new BRP Important update* When you visit our office it is essential that you bring all the required documentation. Please click on the link below
After registering with the police
When you register with the police you will be issued a Police Registration Certificate (PRC). Changes to your address must only be reported to your local police station. All other changes must be reported to OVRO
Frequently Asked Questions
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