Avoid a UK Visitor Visa Refusal

visitor visa refusal

UK visitor visas are commonly refused due to issues with the application. If you need a visa to visit the UK, you will have to show that you satisfy the visitor visa requirements or you will be refused permission. In this article, we look at the common UK visitor visa refusal reasons, and also consider […]

UK Immigration Rules for Visitors

Visitor visa rules

If you are considering visiting the UK for leisure or tourism, for business purposes, to take part in sports or creative events or for private medical treatment, you will need to know how the UK’s immigration rules apply to you. Below we look at the UK Immigration Rules for visitors, from the type of visa […]

Documents Required for UK Visitor Visa

Documents Required for UK Visitor Visa

When filing an application for a visitor visa with UK Visas and Immigration (UKVI), there are numerous documents that you will need to submit to evidence your eligibility. Failure to provide adequate or required documentation risks your application being delayed or refused. The following guide for visa applicants examines the eligibility criteria and the documents […]

UK Visa Sponsorship Letter

If you have friends or family members planning to visit you in the UK, they will need to apply for a standard visitor visa before they travel. Visitor visa applicants are required to complete an online form and submit supporting documentation to evidence their eligibility to come to the UK as a tourist. In addition, […]

UK Visitor Visa (Tourist Visa Advice!)

There are many reasons why you might require a UK visitor visa to come to the UK, from seeing the sights to seeing friends or family. If you’re from outside the European Economic Area (EEA) or Switzerland, the Standard Visitor Visa allows you to visit the UK, usually for a period of up to 6 […]

How to Obtain a UK Tourist Visa from India

Guide to securing a UK tourist visa from India  If you are an Indian national wanting to travel to the UK on a short-term basis for a holiday, or to visit friends and family, you will need to obtain a UK tourist visa from India in advance of travelling. If you arrive in the UK […]

UK Registered Traveller Service expanded to 16 new countries

The Home Office has announced the expansion of its Registered Traveller Service to include 16 additional countries.  Membership will now be open to passengers from: Argentina Belize Brazil Brunei Chile Costa Rica El Salvador Guatemala Honduras Israel Malaysia Mexico Nicaragua Panama Paraguay Uruguay  The changes take effect Monday 21 November 2016. According to Home Secretary […]

Visa System to Attract Chinese Visitors to UK

Chinese Visitors to UK Last year, we blogged and kept you updated regarding Home Office plans towards attracting more Chinese visitors to the UK, and also brought you information on what other countries were doing in this respect. Coinciding with the Chinese Premier Li Keqiang’s first visit to the UK, Home Secretary Teresa May launched […]