The United Kingdom is a prominent world power. Located in Europe, this country hosts thousands upon thousands of travelers each year. The United Kingdom is one of the most diverse countries in the world because of its unique history and culture.
When you are traveling to the United Kingdom, you will need to be aware of the visa requirements. Citizens of Belarus are required to obtain a visa prior to traveling to the UK. With the standard visitor visa, you will be able to travel to Scotland, England, Northern Ireland, Wales, and some islands. An important thing to note before you apply for this visa is that it will not allow you to live or work in the United Kingdom. Before you travel to the UK, you will be required to provide evidence that you intend to leave when your trip is over.
You can find out more information below in the FAQ section. Once you are ready to begin the application, you can click here.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
What do I need for the application?
Please use this checklist for the standard visitor visa application for the United Kingdom. Please note that each type of visitor may have different requirements.
- Old travel documentation
- Proof of residence
- Proof of employment
- Proof of educational enrollment
- Business registration documents
- Proof of intended business activities
What is the max stay for visits to the UK allowed with this visa?
Currently, the United Kingdom allows a max stay of 186 days in Total for the standard visitor visa for citizens of Belarus.
When Will My Standard Visitor Visa Expire?
For Belarusians, your visa will expire in 186 days after arrival.
How Long Does Processing Take for the application?
The speed at which your visa application is processed will depend on the processing speed you choose:
- Standard: 9 Business Days
- Rush: 7 Business Days
- Super Rush: 5 Business Days
How Much Does the Standard Visitor Visa Cost?
The cost of your visa will depend on the processing speed of your application:
- Standard: USD 170.00
- Rush: USD 200.00
- Super Rush: USD 220.00
While I am in the UK, will I be able to make use of public funds?
No. As a visitor of the United Kingdom, you will not be eligible to use public funds for any reason. This includes medical reasons as well as personal reasons. Before you travel to the United Kingdom, you will be required to prove that you are financially capable of supporting yourself for the duration of your trip. If you are not able to produce evidence that you can finance your trip, your application will not be accepted. However, if someone in the United Kingdom sponsors you, you can provide documents that legitimize the help you are going to receive.
Is Multiple Entry Allowed with the United Kingdom Standard Visitor Visa?
The current regulations that are enforced by the UK Immigration Department allow Multiple Entry for the standard visitor visa for Belarusians.