UK visa application form – online visa to the UK
UK visa application form, which form to use & where to apply. Application for short visits should be made online at most worldwide locations at the UK/VI outsourced this to a company called VFS global. Visit & short term visa stay – VAF1A -April 2015 you must only use this form if you are outside the UK & cannot apply online. Guidance on applying from outside the UK to visit or perhaps to transit, & this form can also be used for short term study & parents should use this form if the intend to visit their child on a (tier 4) child visit visa.
How long can I stay in the UK ?
A general visitor should not normally spend anymore than 6 months out of 12 in the UK.
What type of documents should I provide ?
- Funds for the trip
- UK visa application form
- Evidence of assets & ties to your country of origin
- If visiting family & friends provide evidence
- Explain the purpose of the visit
Why do visa applications get refused & when can I re-apply ?
Most UK visas get refused because of lack of documents, a reason to return to your home country. You can apply immediately after a visa refusal as long as your circumstances has changed since the last application.
Whats the current processing time for UK visas ?
The general processing time in Thailand is 10-15 working days.
Can my Thai girlfriend come to the UK for a holiday ?
Anybody can apply for a holiday visa to the UK, the ECO will make a decision based on the UK visa application form & the supporting documents made at the time of the application. Applying for a UK visa from Thailand you must use the online visa application form, book an appointment & submit the application online.
You will not require a TB Test in Thailand for a visitors visa this is only a requirement should you wish to settle in the UK. For further information & general guidance contact Thai Visa Express & get a free 30 minute visa assessment.