Applying for a UK Visa

CEDP Chinese Centre provides UK Visa consultant service to Chinese people. If you would like to apply for a UK visa, please contact us.

Understand Visa Types
You can apply online for a UK visa to visit, work, study or join a family member or partner (eg spouse) already in the UK. First of all, you need to check if you need a UK visa and what visa do you need to apply if you need a UK visa?

Prepare Documents
1.Visa application form
2.A printed confirmation email of successful online payment of visa fees
3.A current passport
4.2 passport size colour photographs
5.Household registration residential booklet and translation
6.If you are not a citizen where you submit your application, , then you need to provide a document of your legal status in this country
7.Provide your previous passport including your previous travel record
8.Marital status documents. Such as marriage certificate, same-sex civil partnership certificate, divorce certificate or death certificate
9.Tier 4 applicants must provide documents for use when you get CAS; visiting student visa applicants must provide UK school enrollment confirmation letter (applicable for student visa applicants)
10.Proof of funds
11.Your tuberculosis (TB) test results if you’re going to stay in the UK for over 6 months (applicable for student visa applicants)
12.A document proves your current work or study status or a business license certificate (applicable for tourism and business visa applicants).
13.Proof of parental or other legal guardian consent if you’re under 18 (applicable for those who are under 18 years old)

Procedure of Application
1.Complete the online visa application form
2.Make online appointment.
3.Submit application in visa application centre. Please keep your receipt as evidence when collecting documents.
Note: Once you submit your application at the visa center, you will not be able to add documents again.
4.Collecting fingerprint and photographic taking in visa center (also known as bio-information collection).
5.Choose the way you want to receive the documents, you can collect it in the visa center or receive by EMS express mail service.

Official Website:

https://www.gov.uk/apply-uk-visa

Application form for applicants in China:

https://www.visa4uk.fco.gov.uk/

Chinese Commercial Code Lookup Website:

http://www.njstar.com/tools/telecode/

英国签证申请
CEDP 中国文化中心为中国公民提供英国签证申请咨询服务。如果您需要申请英国签证,请与我们联系。

了解签证类别
在开始申请之前,需要确定您是否需要签证,和您需要申请哪种类型的签证。比如:旅游签证,商务访问签证,学生签证,探亲签证等。

资料准备
1.签证申请表
2.成功在线支付签证费用确认电子邮件的打印件
3.护照
4.两张护照照片尺寸的彩色照片
5.户口簿及其翻译件
6.如果您不是您递交申请所在国的公民,那么您需要提供您在这个国家的许可文件
7.显示出您以前的旅行记录的旧护照
8.您的婚姻状况的证明文件。此类文件可以包含结婚证书、民事同性伴侣关系证书、离婚证书或死亡证书
9.Tier 4申请人需提供您获得CAS时使用的材料;学生访问申请人需提供英国学校录取确认函(适用于学生签证)
10.资金证明
11.如果您申请赴英停留超过6个月,还需提交肺结核检测证明(适用于学生签证)
12.您目前的工作或学习或者是商业执照的证明文件(适用于旅游及商务签证)。

签证申请步骤

1.填写在线签证申请表格
2.预约签证申请。
3.到预约签证中心递交申请材料。请保留您的收据,作为将来领取资料的凭证。
注意事项: 一旦在签证中心递交申请之后,您将无法再次补充材料。
4.在签证中心录取指纹和照相(也称作生物信息采集)。
5.选择您所希望的领取材料的方式,您可前往签证中心领取或选用EMS快递邮寄给您。

英国签证及移民局的网站

https://www.gov.uk/check-uk-visa

在中国申请签证申请表格:

https://www.visa4uk.fco.gov.uk/

中国电码获取网站:

http://www.njstar.com/tools/telecode/