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How to apply for a UK visa from Spain

This world location news article was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government

All visa applications must be made online and an appointment booked to visit the UK Visa Application Centre to provide your biometric information

All visa applications must be made online and an appointment booked to visit the UK Visa Application Centre to provide your biometric information. You can check if you require a visa and apply online through the UK Visas & Immigration pages. Please note: the British Embassy does not process any visa application or reply to any enquiry on visas.

Once the online application process has been completed, you must also register your details on UK Visa Application Centre website.

The UK Visa Application Centre is managed by our partner Teleperformance and is located at:

UK Visa Application Centre
Avenida de Asturias, 9
28029 Madrid
Spain

The UK Visa Application Centre offers a range of Added Value Services such as a Priority Visa Service. Further details on all of the services offered, including eligibility criteria, are available on the UK Visa Application Centre website.

Completed applications will be sent to the Decision Making Centre in the UK for processing. Application centre staff will play no part in the decision making process. For further details on the application process and processing times please visit the UK Visas & Immigration pages.

If you require any further visa information, or have a query about the visa application process, you can contact our new international enquiry service by phone or by e-mail.

The British Embassy does not process any visa application or any enquiry on visas.

Any call to the British Embassy about visas will lead to a message that will direct you to the website GOV.UK where you can search online for information on visas.