UK visas and categories

If you are visiting the UK you must ensure your visa has been granted prior to travelling. There are over 30 different types of UK Visas; you must ensure you meet the requirements and criteria for the one that matches the purpose of your visit.

UK Ancestry Visas

A UK Ancestry Visa allows foreign born nationals born outside of the UK, the opportunity to live and work in the UK if the applicant has grandparents born in the UK.

UK Business Visas

The UK Business Visa (Tier 1) Category falls under the UK Points Based System and is divided into a number of sub-categories that assess non-European migrants looking to come and work, set up a business or invest in the UK.

UK Corporate Visas

Employing foreign nationals in the UK can often be difficult. With our professional help, you or your company can employ individuals from overseas. Immigrate UK specialise in providing exclusive corporate services for companies wanting to employ skilled workers from outside of the UK.

UK Fiancé Visas

A UK Fiance Visa allows a foreign national entry to the UK to marry their Fiancé.

UK Family Visas

The UK Family Visa Category is split into several sub-categories providing information on how non-EU nationals can enter the UK as partners, dependents and children of people who are already based in the UK.

UK Marriage Visas

A UK Marriage Visa allows a foreign national to live in the UK with their wedded partner.

UK Sponsorship Licences

Applying for a Sponsorship Licence for your business will allow you to legally employ foreign nationals in order to accommodate for additional business that requires a skilled worker.

UK Spouse Visas

A UK Spouse Visa allows a foreign national to live in the UK with their wedded partner.

UK Student Visas

The UK Study Visa Category is split into several sub-categories providing information on how non-EU nationals can enter the UK with the intention of studying at a UK school, college or University. The UK Border Agency provides a list of approved educational institutions from which you can select a place of study.

UK Tier 1 Visas

The UK Business Visa (Tier 1) Category falls under the UK Points Based System and is divided into a number of sub-categories that assess non-European migrants looking to come and work, set up a business or invest in the UK.

UK Visitor Visas

UK Visit Visas are categorised to allow non-EU visitor’s entry to the UK for up to six months. Requirements depend on the Visit Visa which you are applying for.

UK Work Visas

The Tier 2 Visa category is split into several sub-categories providing information on how non-EU nationals can enter the UK for the purposes of work.