As an Indonesian citizen, you cannot travel to the United Kingdom unless you acquire a visa in advance. If your trip concerns business, tourism, or medical reasons, you must obtain a UK Standard Visitor Visa. Although you cannot get it online, iVisa’s job is to facilitate the application process for you. Are you interested in knowing more about the UK Standard Visitor Visa and the means through which iVisa can be of assistance? Then you should 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?
As mentioned above, you cannot apply for a UK Standard Visitor Visa online. However, iVisa can assist with the application form. All you have to do is fill in an online application form and provide us with the necessary information, and we will submit your application to the British Immigration Authority. That way, you do not have to go there yourself. You are still required to go to the British embassy for your interview, and we will handle the appointment for you. So you can attend the interview fully prepared, iVisa will send you a complete document checklist so that you do not forget anything.
What requirements must I meet in order to fill in the online application form?
If you choose to submit an online application form, then you should know that the requirements are relatively easy to meet. You may already have some of the necessary documents and information. 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?
No. However, please keep in mind that you can choose the timeframe in which your application is processed depending on your particular needs. To that effect, iVisa gives you three excellent options:
- 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?
Not at all. But know that the cost of a UK Standard Visitor Visa is not fixed. It is determined by your nationality and how fast you want your online application to be processed. Needless to say, the quicker you want the processing to go, the more you are going to be charged. The fees that apply to the citizens of Indonesia for each available processing speed are as follows:
- Standard – USD 170.00
- Rush – USD 200.00
- Super Rush – USD 220.00
Service fees are already included in the prices above.
How long is the UK Standard Visitor Visa valid for?
The UK Standard Visitor Visa has a validity of 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?
As long as you hold a UK Standard Visitor Visa, you are permitted to stay in the United Kingdom for up to 186 days in Total.