The visa policy of the United Kingdom states that the citizens of Kyrgyzstan who wish to travel to the United Kingdom must first apply for a UK Standard Visitor Visa. Now, unfortunately, you cannot apply for this document online. Nevertheless, iVisa can facilitate the application process for you. To find out how and to learn more about the UK Standard Visitor Visa, please take a look at the answers to a few of the most commonly asked questions below.
Frequently Asked Questions
What does it mean to apply for a UK Standard Visitor Visa with iVisa?
You should know right from the start that iVisa cannot guarantee you a UK Standard Visitor Visa. What we can help you with are the application form and the interview. First, you have to fill in an online application form so that we have all the necessary information. Then, we will submit a completed application form at the British Immigration Authority. Lastly, we will handle the interview appointment at the British embassy and inform you of the documents you need to bring along with you. To that effect, you will receive a complete document checklist via e-mail. For further information about the UK Standard Visitor Visa or if you have questions regarding the application process, feel free to reach iVisa’s customer support. The service is at your disposal 24/7 and does not have a charge.
What requirements must I meet to fill in the online application form?
The requirements you have to meet before you fill in the online application form are not out of the ordinary. You will need a few documents and some information to get started. The list below includes everything you will need in the initial phase.
- 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?
Not as long as you would think. However, what is important to know here is that you are at liberty to choose the timeframe in which your request is processed. iVisa gives you three options regarding the processing speed of your application so that you can opt for 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?
Not at all. However, please keep in mind that the cost of a UK Standard Visitor Visa is not the same for everyone. There are two factors that determine the cost: nationality and processing speed. It goes without saying that the faster you want your application to be processed, the more you will pay. The fees that apply to Kyrgyzstani citizens are as follows:
- 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 validity of a UK Standard Visitor Visa is 186 days after arrival, starting from your date of arrival in the United Kingdom.
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 a UK Standard Visitor Visa holder, you can stay in the United Kingdom for a maximum period of 186 days Total.