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Foreign Nationals

Police registration for foreign nationals who reside in Sussex.

You will be required to register if you are a person aged 16 years or over who is:

(i) a national or citizen of a country or territory on the downloadable list,
(ii) a stateless person or,
(iii) a person holding a non-national travel document.

You will only be required to register if somewhere on your visa, Biometric Residence Permit (BRP) or the letter accompanying the BRP, the words Police Registration or Pol. Registration appear.

Please note: Only Foreign Nationals who are 16 years of age and over are required to register. If under 16 years old and the visa shows a requirement to register, they should only register when they reach the age of 16.

There is a fee of £34 for registration.

Please email us at as soon as possible to arrange an appointment.

We no longer accept postal applications or updates for this service.