20 May, 2024

Visit Overseas Territories

These were previously known as the British Dependent Territories. The territories are: Anguilla, Bermuda, British Antarctic Territory, British Indian Ocean Territory, Cayman Islands, Falkland Islands and Dependencies, Gibraltar, Montserrat, Pitcairn, Henderson, Ducie and Oeno Islands, St Helena and Dependencies, the Ruler Base Areas of Akrotiri and Dhekelia, Turks and Caicos Islands, and the Virgin Islands. […]

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Academic Visitor

Academic Visitor to United Kingdom Academics visit the UK so as to undertake a variety of activities. Entry clearance applications from visiting academics should usually be made less than 1 of 4 categories: Academic Visitor, Sponsored Researcher, Visitor or Business Visitor.The Academic visitor type is a concession outside the Immigration Rules allowing academics to visit […]

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UK Business Visa

UK Business Visit Visa:Business Visit Visa is for the purpose of conducting business on behalf of the overseas employers. There are certain restrictions on the work that Business visitors are allowed to conduct while remaining on the Business visit visa, which we shall discuss in detail. In order to be eligible to apply successfully for […]

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Visit Commonwealth Country

Visit Commonwealth countriesGenerally, United Kingdom entry clearance issuing posts in non-Commonwealth countries – with the exception of those in Antananarivo in Madagascar, Reykjavik in Iceland and Libreville in Gabon – issue visas on behalf of most independent Commonwealth countries that do not have representation in that country. Listed below are some of the countries for […]

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UK Family Visa

IntroductionFamily visit visa is for the purpose of visiting close family relatives already settled in the UK. There are certain requirements, which need to be satisfied in order to make a successful Family visit application. 1. Rules and Regulations: a) Intention To Leave After VisitingA person requires making his intention of leaving the UK after […]

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Requirement of Documents

Application For A Visit Visa Sr. # Requirement of Documentation 01 Valid Passport (+ photocopy of Bio-Data Page) * 02 Previous Passports  * 03 Complete Visa Application Form  * 04 One recent passport-size photograph  * 05 Copy of National Identity Card  * 06 Correct Fee  *   Employment / Finances 07 Employment / Study Letter […]

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Direct Airside Transit

What is a Direct Airside Transit Visa? You will require a direct airside transit visa if you want to travel to the UK in order to travel on to another destination without passing through UK immigration control and this is known as Transit airside. If you are a national or citizen of one of the […]

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Agreed Destination Scheme

Visitors seeking leave to enter under the Approved Destinations Status (ADS) agreement with China The requirements to be met by a person seeking leave to enter the United Kingdom as a visitor under the ADS agreement with China are that he: (i) Is a national of the People’s Republic of China; and(ii) Is genuinely seeking entry […]

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Child Visitor

Child visitorsThis page explains what you need to do if you wish to travel to the United Kingdom and you are a person under the age of 18 or if you wish your child to visit the United Kingdom. To come to the United Kingdom as a child visitor you must be able to show […]

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Marriage / Civil Partner

Marriage VisitorsMarriage visit visa is for the purpose of visiting the UK to get married and settle down with a person present and settled in the United Kingdom. There are certain requirements, which need to be fulfilled in order to make a successful marriage visa application. 1.    Rules and Regulation: a.    Intention To LeaveA marriage visitor […]

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Student Visitor

A new category of Student Visitor has been introduced for short-term students who wish to study in the UK. Temporary students are those who are studying on courses of 6 months duration or less. Visa nationals who want to enter the UK under this type should apply for entry clearance prior to arrival in the […]

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