Apply for the Registered Traveller service to get through the UK border faster.

You won’t need to fill in a landing card when you use the UK and EU entry lanes (or ePassport gates if your passport has a ‘chip’) at any of the following airports:

  • Heathrow
  • Gatwick
  • Manchester
  • Stansted
  • Luton
  • Edinburgh
  • Birmingham
  • Glasgow
  • East Midlands
  • London City

You also won’t need one at Eurostar terminals at Paris, Brussels and Lille.


You must:

  • be 18 or older
  • have a visa or have visited the UK at least 4 times in the last 24 months
  • have an eligible passport

Eligible passports

Australia, Canada, Hong Kong (must be a Special Administrative Region passport), Japan, New Zealand, South Korea, Singapore, Taiwan (must have your personal ID number on the photo page) or the USA.

How much it costs

It costs £70 to apply to use the service for 1 year. You’ll get £50 back if your application is unsuccessful.


You need:

  • your passport number and expiry date
  • a debit or credit card to pay online

You’ll get a decision on your application within 10 working days.

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What you need to know

It costs:

It doesn’t cost anything to update your visa information.