The United Kingdom is a country that has a diverse cultural presence. Due to its unique social construct, the United Kingdom caters to all kinds of people. This diversity extends to tradition, religion, social classes, and general interests. The country is largely dominated by England, Scotland, Northern Ireland, and Wales. Each of these nations has contributed significantly to world history, each one providing both progressive and repressive action. Now, as a unified front, they are a unique mashup of collaborative culture. People from all over the world flock to the United Kingdom to be a part of this amazing atmosphere. If you are a citizen of Ghana, you are able to experience this atmosphere for yourself when you are approved for a standard visitor visa. Standard visitor visas are offered by the United Kingdom to engage in activities for tourism, business, social interaction, and more. The United Kingdom is also widely known as an accomplished academic platform. Many of the colleges in the United Kingdom are regarded highly for the quality education that they provide for their students. When you are visiting the United Kingdom, you will be able to see for yourself the collective energy that has formed by the unification of four vastly different nations. You can access your application here.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
What do I need for the application?
Please use this checklist for the standard visitor visa application for the United Kingdom. Please note that not all of these items are applicable to every traveler.
- Old travel documentation
- Proof of residence
- Proof of employment
- Proof of educational enrollment
- business registration documents
- Proof of intended business activities
- Birth Certificate
- A copy of your parent(s) or legal guardian's details page of their passport
- The name and date of birth of the person you will be staying with
- Address of where you will be staying
- Details of your relationship to the person who'll be looking after you
What is the max stay for visits to the UK that is enforced for this visa?
Currently, the United Kingdom allows a max stay of 186 days in Total for the standard visitor visa.
When Will My Standard Visitor Visa Expire?
Your visa will expire in 186 days after arrival.
How Long Does Processing Take for the application?
The speed at which your visa application will be processed will depend on the processing speed you choose:
- Standard: 9 days
- Rush: 7 days
- Super Rush: 5 days
How Much Does the Standard Visitor Visa Cost?
The cost of your visa will depend on the processing speed of your application:
- Standard: USD 170.00
- Rush: USD 200.00
- Super Rush: USD 220.00
Is Multiple Entry Included with the United Kingdom Standard Visitor Visa?
The current policy enforced by the UK allows Multiple Entry for the standard visitor visa.
Can I use my passport instead of getting a Visa?
No. In order to visit the United Kingdom, you must have a valid visa and your passport. You cannot arrive with only one of these documents. You must have both whenever you arrive at the point of entry.