Are you interested in a trip to the United Kingdom? Then you should know that the citizens of Togo are among the nationalities that must obtain a UK Standard Visitor Visa if you travel for business, tourism, or medical purposes. iVisa can offer some help with the application process. To learn more about the UK Standard Visitor Visa, please read the answers to a few of the most frequently asked questions below.
Frequently Asked Questions
How can iVisa help me get a UK Standard Visitor Visa?
The UK Standard Visitor Visa is not a visa that you can obtain online. Nevertheless, iVisa can help with the application form. We can submit the application at the British immigration authority so that you do not have to. Moreover, we will handle the interview appointment and help you prepare for it by providing a document checklist.
How do I apply for a UK Standard Visitor Visa with iVisa?
What you have to do is access the application page and fill in an application form. As you will see, the form has two steps. The first one requires your personal information as well as some info on your trip. This is also when you are required to choose a processing time for your application. Step number two require you to revise your form and cover the payment. As soon as you are done, submit your request, and iVisa takes it from there. In case you need some help, please note that iVisa’s customer support is available 24/7 and free of charge.
What are the requirements for the online application process?
The list below contains everything you need to have on hand when 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?
That is up to you. iVisa provides you with three processing speed options. You can choose the one that you think is most convenient for you. You can choose from the following:
- Standard – 9 days
- Rush – 7 days
- Super Rush – 5 days
How much time does it take for the British immigration authority to review my application?
Approximately 15 days. Nevertheless, we advise you to submit your application form 8 weeks before your flight is scheduled.
What are the fees for a UK Standard Visitor Visa?
The cost of a UK Standard Visitor Visa is not fixed. Your nationality is a factor that determines cost, and so is the processing speed you choose for your application. Here are the fees applicable to Togolese citizens:
- 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 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?
With a UK Standard Visitor Visa, you can stay in the United Kingdom for a period that cannot exceed 186 days in Total.