Do you want to travel to the United Kingdom for tourism, business, or medical purposes? Then you should be aware of the fact that Georgian citizens are required to obtain a UK Standard Visitor Visa in advance. While you have to go to the nearest British embassy to get one, iVisa can still be of help with the application process so that you have one less thing to worry about. For more information about the UK Standard Visitor Visa and how iVisa can facilitate the application process for you, please read the answers to the most frequently asked question we put together for you below.
Frequently Asked Questions
What does it mean to apply for a UK Standard Visitor Visa with iVisa?
Here is what you need to know about the online application process. To apply for a UK Standard Visitor Visa, you have to fill in an application form and schedule an interview at the nearest British embassy. However, if you choose the services provided by iVisa, we will submit the application with the British Immigration Authority for you, and we will schedule the interview as well. A document checklist will be sent so that you can get ready properly. All you have to do is fill in an online application form. Completing the form is easy, and if you need assistance with any of it, you can contact iVisa’s customer support. The service is available 24/7 without charge.
What requirements must I meet to fill in the online application form?
Before you access the application page to fill in the application form, you must make sure that you meet the requirements. However, the necessary documents and information are easy to acquire, and chances are that you already have some of them. They are as follows:
- Biometric passport – valid for another 6 months from the 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?
That depends on the processing speed you choose for your application. IVisa gives you that opportunity. You are presented with three options so that you can make the best possible decision for yourself. Here is what you can opt for:
- Standard – 9 Business Days
- Rush – 7 Business Days
- Super Rush – 5 Business Days
Does it cost much to apply for a UK Standard Visitor Visa online?
No. Besides, the cost of a UK Standard Visitor Visa is not the same for everybody. It depends on nationality, but the processing speed of the application is also a determining factor. Here are the fees that apply to the citizens of Georgia:
- Standard – USD 170.00
- Rush – USD 200.00
- Super Rush – USD 220.00
Service fees are already included.
How long is the UK Standard Visitor Visa valid for?
The UK Standard Visitor Visa keeps its validity for 186 days 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?
If you hold a UK Standard Visitor Visa, you cannot stay in the United Kingdom for longer than 186 days in Total.