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BRP and renewed passport

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Hi there,

I am travelling to UK soon and I have a BRP which expires in 7 months. I have renewed my passport and wondered if there are gonna be any issues when I travel.

I read that the is a "Migrant circumstances change form" which should be filled if you are in the UK and have any of your details like name or nationality changed. I have only renewed my passport which was expiring but could find any info on gov.uk if there are gonna be problems with entering the UK.

Thanks in advance for your answers.

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West Grey, Canada
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Hi Mane;

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Hi Mane G,

Welcome to our forums!

We moved your message from the TripAdvisor Support forum to the United Kingdom forum since it is more appropriate for your topic.

Thanks for being part of our community!

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i would carry your old passport as well just to be safe but i dont think you should have problems - the whole point of the biometric resident permit is that it is linked to your physical body and not a passport

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"BRP"????

Do tell us ignoramuses, what that actually means, please!

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OK, went off and educated myself, it means Biometric Residence Permit - had never heard of that before!

There's a few websites with useful info about it, it is a temporary thing, though it seems.

Edited: April 06, 2021, 6:32 am
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Contact UKVI, not strangers on a travel forum:

https://www.gov.uk/contact-ukvi-inside-outside-uk

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Your BRP remains valid if it was granted using the details of an expired passport, as any non-expired visas in your expired passport will. This is a common occurrence and not something you need to be concerned about. Just make sure you have both passports and your BRP with you whenever you travel.

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