You may require a visa to be able to visit the United Kingdom. This section will explain how to check if you need a visa to visit the United Kingdom. It will also explain the process of applying for a visa.
The application process can take up to 6 weeks when applying for a visa to enter the United Kingdom so please apply early.
To help you with the visa application process, our LOC has created a helpful step by step guide – Please see our Visa Application Guide.
- Before you do anything, check to see if you need a visa to visit the United Kingdom. This can be done here at https://www.gov.uk/check-uk-visa.
- If you do need a visa, you will need a letter of invitation from our LOC to support your visa application. To generate this letter please fill in your details on GMS in the visa section and the LOC will aim to authorise your letter within 24 hours of applying.
- All applicants must apply for a visa online at https://www.gov.uk/standard-visitor-visa/apply.
Please see the bottom of the Visa Application Guide for this section.