Select a visa category

You will be shown more information once you select a category, click 'Next' and enter the country you are applying from.

Apply as the family member of someone who is part of one of the following categories:
  • work (non points-based)
  • armed forces
  • exempt from immigration control
  • study
  • settled in the UK
  • British citizen
  • has limited leave to enter or remain in the UK
  • other
If you are a dependant of someone who is applying for, or already has a points-based work visa, you should apply here.
Apply to come to the UK as:
  • armed forces subject to immigration control (this is also known as course F) and dependants
  • bereaved family member of someone who was a member of UK armed forces (HM forces) under appendix armed forces
  • former UK armed forces (HM forces)
  • former Gurkha discharged before 1997
  • relevant civilian employee (NATO forces or the Australian defence department)
  • widow of a former Gurkha discharged before 1997
Apply to work in the UK as:
  • an airline employee
  • an offshore worker
  • a representative of an overseas business
  • a sheep shearer
  • Non-EEA or Swiss nationals working for Swiss employers (Swiss posted worker)
  • a Turkish businessperson or worker (for employment or self-employment)
  • Non-EEA nationals working for EU employers (Van der Elst worker)

Click here if you want to apply for points based work visas

Apply for a visa to travel to the following places:
  • Jersey
  • Guernsey
  • Isle of Man
  • Anguilla
  • British Virgin Islands
  • Cayman Islands
  • Falkland Islands
  • Turks and Caicos
  • Gibraltar
  • Bahamas
  • Jamaica
  • Trinidad and Tobago
Apply to return to the UK after you were removed, deported or left the UK voluntarily and have won an appeal against an immigration decision made by the Home Office.

If you want to appeal against an immigration decision made by the Home Office. You should apply for an admin review here.