The United Kingdom is famous for so many things. Some of the most famous and talented literary minds have emerged from England. Out of Ireland, Riverdance still takes the world by storm. From Scotland, the tradition of kilts and bagpipes is still alive today. Finally, out of Wales comes a unique poetry and the Welsh language. Because of its wide variety of diverse community, The United Kingdom is among the Top 10 most visited tourist destinations in the world.
If you are a citizen of Burundi who is planning to travel to the United Kingdom, you will be required to apply for a visa. The most common visa is the standard visitor visa. The standard visitor visa allows you to travel freely between the nations within the United Kingdom and has a variety of flexible options that will suit your budget and your needs. Even better, when you apply with iVisa, you get to avoid having to deal with the embassy because we handle communicating with the embassy for you. If you're ready to apply, 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 with this visa?
Currently, the United Kingdom allows a max stay of 186 days in Total for the standard visitor visa for citizens of Burundi.
When Will My Standard Visitor Visa Expire?
For Burundi citizens, your visa will expire in 186 days after arrival.
How Long Does Processing Take for the application?
The speed at which your visa application will be processed depends 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
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 Burundi citizens.
How early can I apply for a standard visitor visa?
You can apply up to 3 months before your travel dates. This will allow you plenty of time to go to the visa application center for your biometrics appointment, which you will set up when you apply for the visa. This appointment is not an interview. All applicants are required to submit biometrics prior to being allowed to enter the country.