Peruvian citizens who are planning to travel to the United Kingdom should know that they need to obtain a visa in advance. If the trip is for business, tourism, or medical purposes, then what you need is a UK Standard Visitor Visa. It is true that this type of document cannot be acquired online, but iVisa can still assist you with the application process. If you are interested in learning more about the UK Standard Visitor Visa and how iVisa can be of help, you should read the information below.
Frequently Asked Questions
How can iVisa help me get a UK Standard Visitor Visa?
We can spare you a trip to the British embassy. Instead of going there personally to apply for a UK Standard Visitor Visa, we can submit the application for you. Also, we will schedule your interview and help you get ready for it by sending a complete document checklist.
How do I apply for a UK Standard Visitor Visa with iVisa?
For iVisa to be able to submit the application for you at the British Immigration Authority, you have to fill in an online application form. The form is easy to go through, which is why it should not take you more than a few minutes to complete. Besides, iVisa’s customer support is available 24/7 and free of charge if you need help. The first step is interested in general information about yourself and your trip, but it also asks that you select a processing time for your application. The second step consists of payment and revision. Once you do that, you can submit your application, and you are done.
What are the requirements for the online application process?
The online process of getting a UK Standard Visitor Visa is not highly demanding. All you need is the following:
- 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?
It depends on the choice you make. iVisa offers three processing speed options so that you can choose one according to your specific needs. 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?
About 15 days. However, it is best if you apply for a UK Standard Visitor Visa at least 8 weeks before departure.
What are the fees for a UK Standard Visitor Visa?
The amount you spend on a UK Standard Visitor Visa depends on your nationality and your application’s processing speed. Here are the fees that apply to the citizens of Peru:
- 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 remains valid for 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 are holding a UK Standard Visitor Visa, you cannot stay in the United Kingdom for more than 186 days in Total.