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There i am in uk on visa tier 1, south african national.

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Hi there i am in uk on visa tier 1, south african national. My passport expired and i applied for renewal before itexpired, butstill have not received new one. I am applying for ilr, with expired passport. I meet all other conditions, will they accept ilr application, with expired passport?
Yes, this is fine as you will be issued with a Biometric Residence permit which does not require a valid passport as it is in the format of a card and not affixed to the passport.
You should also submit evidence that you have applied to renew the passport and are awaiting the new passport.
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