Applying for a UK visa is easier than you think

Your great British welcome awaits

With a standard visitor visa you can visit the UK for up to 6 months. Just follow our 3 simple steps to start your adventure.

1. Check what you need

Read the guidance on GOV.UK to find out what you need to do before you apply.


 2. Apply online

Make your application using our new and improved online application form, with questions in your language.


3. Tailor your application

Get a quicker decision with our premium and priority services. Depending on where you apply, you can get a decision within 5 days or 24 hours using our priority and super priority visa services. You can choose a service at the end of your application.

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UK Visas and Immigration is responsible for making millions of decisions every year about who has the right to visit or stay in the country, with a firm emphasis on national security and a culture of customer satisfaction for people who come here legally.

UKVI is part of the Home Office.