According to the visa policy of the United Kingdom, the citizens of Azerbaijan are among the nationalities that are required to obtain a visa before crossing into British borders. As an Azerbaijani traveling for tourism, business, or medical purposes, you have to apply for a UK Standard Visitor Visa. Unfortunately, there is no electronic visa system that will allow you to get this document online. Even so, iVisa can still be of assistance with the application process. For further information about the UK Standard Visitor Visa and how iVisa can be of help, you can read the answers to the most commonly asked questions below.
Frequently Asked Questions
What does it mean to apply for a UK Standard Visitor Visa with iVisa?
The online application process does not grant you a UK Standard Visitor Visa per se. However, iVisa can help with the application form. All you have to do is provide us with the necessary information and documents, and our job is to put everything together and submit it to the British Immigration Authority. Furthermore, iVisa will also make the appointment for your interview at the British embassy and send you a document checklist so that you’ll know precisely what to bring along. If you have questions or concerns regarding the online process, please contact iVisa’s customer support. The service is available 24/7 and free of charge.
What requirements must I meet to fill in the online application form?
The online part of the application process is not highly demanding. You have to put together a few documents and some information, but they are usually easy to acquire. Chances are that you already have what is necessary. Here is what you need to fill in the online application form:
- Biometric passport – valid for another 6 months from your date of arrival
- Accommodation information – a travel itinerary is enough if you do not have a precise address
- Means of sustenance – for you and your dependents
- Proof of business or any other activity that justifies the purpose of your visit
- Means of payment – credit/debit card, PayPal, Alipay, WeChat
- E-mail address
Does it take long for my online application to be processed?
Not at all. But one of the benefits of using the services offered by iVisa is that you can choose the timeframe in which your application is processed. You get three options so that you can pick the one that best satisfies your needs. They are as follows:
- Standard – your application form is processed within 186 days after arrival
- Rush – it takes 186 days after arrival for your application to be processed
- Super Rush – you have to wait 186 days after arrival for your request to be reviewed
Does it cost much to apply for a UK Standard Visitor Visa online?
That depends. The cost of a UK Standard Visitor Visa is not the same for all applicants. It varies depending on the nationality of the applicant and the processing speed they select for their application. Naturally, the faster you want your application to be reviewed, the more you are going to be charged. The fees that apply to Azerbaijani citizens are listed below.
- Standard – USD 170.00
- Rush – USD 200.00
- Super Rush – USD 90.00 Service fees are already included.
How long is the UK Standard Visitor Visa valid for?
The UK Standard Visitor Visa remains valid for 186 days after arrival after arrival.
How many entries does a UK Standard Visitor Visa cover?
The UK Standard Visitor Visa is a Multiple Entry visa.
How long can I stay in the United Kingdom with a UK Standard Visitor Visa?
When you are holding a UK Standard Visitor Visa, you are allowed to stay in the United Kingdom for no more than 186 days Total. Extensions are possible.