A series of new application forms have again been published for most of the categories of the Rules. There are a couple of new forms introduced which are helpful being for SET (LR) form - settlement (long residence) and FLR(LR) - further leave to remain (long residence).
For those who have applied prior to the 6th April applications will be accepted up to and including 27 April 2013. If you submit an application on or after 6 April 2013, it will be considered under the revised Immigration Rules which take effect on 6 April, regardless of which version of a form you use. Applications submitted on or after 6 April must be accompanied by the new fee.