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Welcome to the UK Border Agency

The UK Border Agency considers applications for permission to enter or stay in the United Kingdom through our visa services around the world. Apply here for a visa to come to the UK.

The official British Government website for visa services

Do I need a visa? 
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Use our 'Do I need a visa?' questionnaire to find out if you need a visa to come to the UK

Where to apply 
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Find out where to apply for a UK visa in your country

Visa application guidance 
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General visa information and guidance about which UK visa to apply for

Submit your visa application on time!

You can apply for your UK visa within 3 months of your intended visit. Please apply in good time to allow us enough time to process your visa application.

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