Standard Visitor visa

5. Apply

Apply from outside the UK online

Fill in the visa application form online.

You’ll need to have your fingerprints and photograph (known as ‘biometric information’) taken at a visa application centre as part of your application.

You may be able to get your visa faster or other services depending on what country you’re in - check with your visa application centre.

Apply from within the UK

You might be able to extend your visa if you’re already in the UK.

Apply from North Korea

You can’t apply online if you’re from North Korea. You must instead: