All Guyanese citizens who want to travel to the United Kingdom for business, tourism, or medical purposes must obtain a visa in advance. To be more specific, you will need a UK Standard Visitor Visa. Unfortunately, you cannot apply for one online, but iVisa can still help you with the application process. For further information about the UK Standard Visitor Visa and the assistance provided by iVisa, the answers to the most commonly asked questions should be of help.
Frequently Asked Questions
How can iVisa help me get a UK Standard Visitor Visa?
Instead of going personally to the British embassy, iVisa can submit the application form for you. Moreover, we will also handle the interview appointment and send you a complete document checklist so that you know precisely what to bring along.
How do I apply for a UK Standard Visitor Visa with iVisa?
For iVisa to be able to help you, you have to fill in an online application form. That is an easy task, and you should complete it in just a few minutes. Plus, if you need assistance, iVisa provides customer support 24/7 at no charge. The form in question consists of two easy steps. The first one asks that you provide your personal information, as well as passport info and travel dates. You must select a processing speed for your application as well. The second step requires that you make the payment and review your form. After that, all you have to do is click on the submit button, and you are done.
What are the requirements for the online application process?
The online application is not too demanding. Here is what you need to have on hand before you fill in the online application form:
- Biometric passport – with at least 6 more months of validity after arrival
- Accommodation information
- 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
How long does it take for my online application to be processed?
It depends. iVisa gives you three options as far as the processing speed of your application is concerned. As a result, you are at liberty to choose the one that suits you best. They are as follows:
- Standard – 9 Business Days
- Rush – 7 Business Days
- Super Rush – 5 Business Days
How much time does it take for the British immigration authority to review my application?
Usually, it takes about 15 days. However, delays can occur, which is why we recommend all applicants to submit their application for a UK Standard Visitor Visa 8 weeks before departure.
What are the fees for a UK Standard Visitor Visa?
The cost of a UK Standard Visitor Visa is not fixed. It depends on your nationality and the processing speed you want for your application. The fees that apply to Guyanese citizens are listed below.
- 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 period 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?
When you hold a UK Standard Visitor Visa, your stay in the United Kingdom cannot go beyond 186 days in Total.