Australia: apply for a UK visa

Information about applying for a UK visa in Australia.



Read this document if you’re in Australia and you need to find out how to apply for a UK visa. It includes information about:

  • applying online
  • paying fees
  • visa application centres
  • posting forms
  • biometric residence permits
  • the priority visa service
Published 18 February 2014
Last updated 14 September 2018 + show all updates
  1. Guidance updated throughout.
  2. Updated information for armed forces dependants.
  3. Updated information on posting your application for visa applicants in Adelaide and Hobart only.
  4. Updated document on how to prepare a settlement application from Australia.
  5. Updated guidance.
  6. Priority visa service processing times updated.
  7. Information added on Australia settlement application changes.
  8. Updated guidance.
  9. Updated information on submitting supporting documents in Australia.
  10. Updated guidance.
  11. Updated guidance.
  12. Updated information about service over the Christmas period.
  13. New biometric residence permit information.
  14. Updated fees in document
  15. Updated guidance.
  16. The application process has changed in Australia.
  17. First published.