Are you in the process of planning a trip to the United Kingdom? Then you should know that as a citizen of Tajikistan, you have to apply for a UK Standard Visitor Visa if your trip is for tourism, business, or medical purposes. While the UK Standard Visitor Visa is not available online, there is some good news. iVisa is here to facilitate the application process for you. If you are interested in learning more about the UK Standard Visitor Visa and how iVisa can be of assistance, take a look at the answers to the most frequently asked questions below.
Frequently Asked Questions
What does it mean to apply for a UK Standard Visitor Visa with iVisa?
Since the UK Standard Visitor Visa is not available online, you will still have to go to the British embassy. However, thanks to iVisa, you will have one less trip to worry about. Instead of going personally to submit the application form, we can submit it to the right British Immigration Authority for you. All you have to do is fill in an online application form so that we have all the information. Furthermore, iVisa will also schedule the interview and help you get ready for it by sending a complete document checklist. That way, it is impossible to forget something. For more information about the online part of the application process, do not hesitate to contact us. The customer support provided by iVisa can be reached via online chat and phone 24/7, and it is entirely free of charge.
What requirements must I meet to fill in the online application form?
Before you fill in the application form, you have to put together a series of documents and information. However, as you are about to see, there is nothing on that list that may be perceived as difficult to acquire. What you need is 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. But you should also bear in mind that with iVisa, you are free to choose a processing speed for your application according to your personal needs. You are presented with three options so that you can choose the one that is most convenient for you. Here is what you can opt for:
- Standard – 9 days
- Rush – 7 days
- Super Rush – 5 days
Does it cost much to apply for a UK Standard Visitor Visa online?
Most people do not seem to think so. However, keep in mind that the cost of a UK Standard Visitor Visa differs depending on nationality and the processing speed of the application. Therefore, the sooner you want your request to be reviewed, the more money you will spend. Here is how much Tajikistani citizens must pay for each processing speed option:
- 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 is valid 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?
The UK Standard Visitor Visa covers a stay of up to 186 days Total.