Visas and immigration operational guidance

Visas and immigration operational guidance for staff.

A collection of operational policy guidance used by UK Visas and Immigration staff to make decisions.

Asylum guidance

Enforcement guidance

Electronic travel authorisation (ETA) guidance

Entry clearance guidance

Fees and forms

Immigration rules

Immigration staff guidance

Nationality guidance

Windrush guidance

Updates to this page

Published 22 May 2023
Last updated 6 October 2023 + show all updates
  1. Added caseworker guidance for the electronic travel authorisation.

  2. New caseworker guidance on the Electronic Travel Authorisation (ETA) Irish resident exemption added.

  3. First published.