UK Visit Visa

The UK visitor visa, commonly referred to as the Standard Visitor Visa, is a short-stay visa that permits the holder to stay in the United Kingdom for a duration of up to 6 months. It's important to note that the embassy has the discretion to issue permits for a period shorter than the maximum 6 months based on individual circumstances or other relevant factors.


This visa is designed for individuals intending to travel to the United Kingdom for the following purposes:

  1. Visiting family members.
  2. Seeking medical treatment.
  3. Professional reasons.

To be eligible for this visa, you must demonstrate the following:

  1. Your intention to depart from the UK at the conclusion of your visit.
  2. Assurance that you will not establish prolonged residence in the UK through frequent or successive visits, nor make the UK your primary place of residence.
  3. Ability to financially support yourself and any dependents during your stay.
  4. Capacity to cover the costs of your return or onward journey.


To apply for the UK visitor visa, you need to submit a valid passport or travel document. Ensure that your passport remains valid for the entire duration of your stay in the UK and contains at least one blank page for the visa. Additionally, certified translations of any non-English documents must be provided. The required information includes:

  1. The specific dates you intend to travel to the UK.
  2. Information regarding your intended place of stay during your visit.
  3. An estimate of the total cost of your trip.
  4. Your current home address and the duration of your residency at that location.
  5. Names and dates of birth of your parents (if known).
  6. Your annual income details, if applicable.
  7. Disclosure of any criminal, civil, or immigration offenses you may have committed.

Additionally, you may need to provide:

  1. Details of your travel history for the past ten years.
  2. Your employer's address and telephone number.
  3. Your partner's name, date of birth, and passport number.
  4. Information about anyone financially supporting your trip, including their name and address.
  5. Details of any family members you have in the UK, including their names, addresses, and passport numbers.