Standard Visitor Visa

United Kingdom
Cost of Living
Talent Migration


UK Standard Visitor visa has replaced the: 1.Family Visitor visa 2.General Visitor visa 3.Child Visitor visa 4.Business Visitor visa, including visas for academics, doctors and dentists 5.Sports Visitor visa 6.Entertainer Visitor visa 7.Prospective Entrepreneur visa 8.Private Medical Treatment Visitor visa 9.Approved Destination Status (ADS) visa.


6 months





Processing time

8 weeks




What are eligibility requirements for the Standard Visitor Visa?

4 Eligibility Requirements

  • Applicant will leave the UK at the end of your visit.
  • Applicant will be able to support yourself and any dependents for the duration of your trip.
  • Applicant will be able to pay for your return or onward journey and any other costs relating to your visit.
  • Applicant will provide proof of any business or other activities you want to do in the UK, as allowed by the Visitor Rules.

Which documents do I need to apply for the Standard Visitor Visa?

7 Document Required

  • Passport (with a blank page on both side for visa) must be valid for the whole of the stay in the UK.
  • Passport must be valid for the whole of the stay in the UK.
  • Certified translation of any documents that are not in English or Welsh.
  • Applicants details of your travel history for the past 10 years (as shown in passport).
  • Applicant employer’s address and telephone number.
  • Applicant partner’s name, date of birth, and passport number.
  • Name and address of anyone paying for your trip of Applicant.

Talent Migration data for United Kingdom

Talent gain & drain map of 2015-2019 data. Sourced from World Bank Digital Development Data.

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