Are you a Bolivian citizen and plan to take a trip to the United Kingdom anytime soon? Then you should know that according to the visa policy of the United Kingdom, you have to get a visa before departure. If your trip is for business, tourism, or medical purposes, then what you need is a UK Standard Visitor Visa. Unfortunately, you cannot apply for one online. However, iVisa can provide assistance with the application process. To learn more about the UK Standard Visitor Visa and how iVisa can help you get one, please read the information we gathered for you below.
Frequently Asked Questions
How can iVisa help me get a UK Standard Visitor Visa?
While we cannot help you get the UK Standard Visitor Visa itself, we can assist with the application form. We can submit it for you at the British Immigration Authority so that you do not have to. We will even handle the interview appointment for you and send a complete document checklist so that you do not show up unprepared.
How do I apply for a UK Standard Visitor Visa with iVisa?
You have to fill in an online application form. It has two easy steps, and if you need help with it, you can contact iVisa’s customer support. The service is at your disposal 24/7 and free of charge. The first step of the form focuses on basic information and processing time, while the second requires that you make the payment and review your form to ensure that you do not submit inaccurate information. After you do that, you can submit your application, and iVisa will take it from there.
What are the requirements for the online application process?
Before you fill in the online application form, please make sure that you have the documents and the information on the list below.
- Biometric passport – with at least 6 more months of validity after arrival
- Accommodation information
- Means of sustenance – both 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
How long does it take for my online application to be processed?
You decide. iVisa will present you with three processing speed options. They are as follows:
- Standard – 9 days
- Rush – 7 days
- Super Rush – 5 days
How much time does it take for the British immigration authority to review my application?
That usually happens in approximately 15 business days. However, just to be on the safe side, you should apply for your UK Standard Visitor Visa 8 weeks before your flight.
What are the fees for a UK Standard Visitor Visa?
The cost of a UK Standard Visitor Visa is affected by two factors: nationality and processing speed. As you can imagine, the faster you want your application to be processed, the more you will be charged. The fees for each processing speed option that apply to Bolivian citizens are as follows:
- Standard – USD 170.00
- Rush – USD 200.00
- Super Rush – USD 220.00
The service fees are included.
What is the validity of a UK Standard Visitor Visa?
The UK Standard Visitor Visa has a validity of 186 days after arrival.
How many times can I enter the United Kingdom with a UK Standard Visitor Visa?
The UK Standard Visitor Visa is a Multiple Entry visa.
How much time can I spend in the United Kingdom with a UK Standard Visitor Visa?
The UK Standard Visitor Visa ensures a stay of up to 186 days in Total.