All Essential Requirements for the UK Visa

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Are you planning a vacation to the UK? From captivating cities to the picture-postcard countryside, the UK is the best place for tourism with diverse scenery and rich cultural heritage. To make your plan simple, application for a UK visa with Click2Visas. Before starting the application process, you need to enclose some documents. In addition, people below 18 years need to enclose additional documents. Read the below article to find the details about the required documents.

All Essential Requirements for the UK Visa

UK visa document requirements

The UK visa for tourism is a single entry visa. Can you identify the validity period? Six months or 180 days of validity period! Do you believe it? But remember, if you apply for a UK tourist e-visa single entry, you will only have to use it for tourism purposes only. Eligible citizens can travel to the United Kingdom for tourism and stay up to 180 days.

Essential UK visa document requirements:

  • Scanned copy of passport pages with traveler’ personal information

Medical Documents 

Yellow fever is a terrible disease that requires attention. Therefore, all the travelers entering the United Kingdom from an endemic country of yellow fever must hold an approved yellow fever report/document of vaccination.

Do I need any additional documents for a UK visa for a child/minor?

No. But it is recommended to have a copy of the kid’s (minors) birth certificate having both Father and mother’s full names, nationality, and date of birth. Also, translate the minor birth certificate into English.

Passport submission details

To get the UK visa for tourism, the traveler need not submit the travel document at the United Kingdom visa application center. Instead, upload the passenger’s passport/travel document copy on the site to travel with a UK visa.

Passport criterion to apply for a UK visa

  • A minimum of 6 (six) months authority from the date of reach in the United Kingdom.
  • Passenger should have two empty pages in the applicant’s passport.

Individual passport/travel document for minor/kids

Each passenger from the United Arab Emirates must have an individual passport.

How will I get my UK visa for Tourist purposes after approval?

If the United Kingdom government approves your UK visa application, we will mail the UK tourist e-visa single entry with “Approved” status to your valid email address.

Documents you will need on arrival at UK Airport.

You do have to hold additional documents/proofs with you even after entry in the United Kingdom. They are:

  • The passenger should always hold a UK tourist-visa along with her/him on the journey. 
  • Carry all the mandatory documents based on the UK visa document requirements.
  • Track and re-assure that your UK tourist e-visa single entry status is present as ‘APPROVED’ on this site before starting your travel.
  • Travelers can track the UK tourist-visa status of their online visa application for the United Kingdom by clicking on Visa Status.

Covid-19 Certificate 

If you are traveling to the UK for the first time after the lockdown (for Coronavirus), this is for you; kindly note the details to erase further trouble.

Before Arrival

  • You must have the report/document of a negative test of COVID disease to journey to the UK.
  • You must have the COVID-19 test in the 3 (three) days before traveling to the UK.
  • If you do not produce proof of being tested COVID-19 negative, you cannot board your transport to the UK. 

On Arrival

  • If you reach the United Kingdom without the evidence of being tested COVID-19 negative, you could be charged (fined) £500.
  • Quarantine for 10 (ten) days in a managed hotel/lodge of quarantine (the day you enter the UK calculates as day 0), get a COVID test on or before day2 (two), and on or after 8 (eight) days of quarantine.

I have other queries and doubts. Where can I find more information about a UK visa?

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