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 hours & OVRO's admission process - OVRO will close for the afternoon at 14.45 on Wednesday 26th November 2014
25/11/14: The earliest available Admission Slips to register are for Monday 8th December 2014 - Our opening times are 09.00 - 16.00 Monday to Friday (except Public and Bank Holidays)
How to register
It is important you follow this advice when registering with us. When you visit our office it is essential that you bring all the required documentation.
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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