Cancel your visa, immigration or citizenship application
You can ask to cancel (withdraw) an application for a visa, visa
extension or citizenship.
How you cancel an application depends on where you applied.
You applied outside the UK
to find out how to cancel your
You can only get your fee refunded if your application hasn’t been
You applied in the UK
You need to cancel your application using the online
You won’t get your fee refunded if you cancel an application that
you made in the UK.
It’s sometimes possible to get
your passport or other documents returned
your application - you’ll be told whether you can do this when you
fill in the form.
You may lose your permission to stay in the UK if you cancel your
You can’t stop the cancellation once it’s been received by the Home
Manage your application