Even though the United Kingdom is made up of four nations, the most popular one to visit is England. England is the home of the world-famous royal family. this Royal family can trace its lineage back hundreds of years and is well-known not only in The United Kingdom but in the western world as well.
The United Kingdom allow citizens of other nations to visit their country by making visas available. For most trips to the United Kingdom, all you will need is the standard visitor visa. You can apply for the standard visitor visa by clicking here.
With a UK standard visitor visa, you will be able to engage in volunteering opportunities, tourism, and more.
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 Eritrea.
When Will My Standard Visitor Visa Expire?
For Citizens of Eritrea, 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
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 citizens of Eritrea.
When should I apply for the standard visitor visa?
You are able to apply for the standard visitor visa as early as 3 months before you are set to leave for the UK. You should submit your application no later than 5 weeks prior to your trip. Of course, this is based on applications that use the standard processing speed. If you intend to pay extra for priority services, you can have your application processed within a shorter amount of time. However, keep in mind that priority services do not guarantee that your visa application will be approved. Additionally, priority services do not guarantee that your application will be processed in time for your trip. Therefore, if at all possible, you should submit your application as early as you can to avoid any complications with your travel plans.