United Kingdom visa application and requirements

                    United Kingdom Visa

United Kingdom Visa for China passport holder living in United States of America

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Applicants must first submit biometrics at their local USCIS facility prior to mailing their application to VisaHQ for processing. VisaHQ processing times are upon submission to the UK consulate and do not include wait times for a USCIS appointment, which can vary by facility.

Fill out United Kingdom tourist visa application form online

and send the following documents to VisaHQ:

a
Application Form. A signed printout of the online application form for United Kingdom, showing that payment has been made online to the British Consulate. Please note: Applicants using our service must select Standard or Priority service while filling the online application. The fees paid to VisaHQ are in addition to the fee paid online.
b
Original, signed China passport with at least 6 months of remaining validity.
c
Proof of Status. Copy of Green Card or other proof of legal status in the US (such as copy of I-20, DS-2019, H1B approval notice, etc.)
d
Biometrics. The biometrics appointment confirmation sheet, bearing the original stamp of the USCIS center. Note: this document is valid for 15 days from the date it is stamped.
e
Itinerary. Copy of an itinerary or flight reservation from an airline or travel agent. Please do not purchase tickets until the visa has been issued.
f
Bank Statement. Original bank statements for the past 3 months. The most recent statement should show evidence of sufficient funds for travel of approximately $300 per day.
g
Employment Letter. An employment verification letter from applicant's employer on business letterhead, with contact details, stating that a leave of absence has been granted, purpose and duration of the trip, and that you will be returning to your current job. If you are self-employed, include a copy of your business license and tax return. For students, please submit an official letter from your school indicating that you are in good standing and that you are registered for the upcoming semester. If you are retired please submit proof of your retirement fund.
h
Hotel Reservations. Copy of hotel reservations (Applicant's name must be on Hotel Reservation).
i
Personal Invitation. If visiting friends or family, you must provide letter of invitation with the contact information of the host and visitor, purpose and duration of the visit, confirmation of accommodation including the address, signature and date. You will also need to provide proof of the host's status in United Kingdom ie. copy of their United Kingdom passport's information page, or, if they are not a citizen of United Kingdom, copies of their United Kingdom residence permit and their national passport's information pages.
j
Host's Bank Statement. If you will be receiving financial support from a host or other sponsor in United Kingdom, please provide a copy of that individual's bank statement. Please note that the invitation letter from your host should specifically state the types of support they will be providing (financial, accommodations, etc).
k
Proof of Financial Means. Proof of financial means for the duration of your stay in United Kingdom, such as bank statements from the last 2 months, scholarship, or grant letter.
l
UK Visas and Immigration Checklist. Please include United Kingdom Visas and Immigration checklist with your application. You can find the sample here.
m
Proof of Assets. Proof of any land ownership, such as mortgage statements, land deeds, etc.
n
Proof of Home Address. Documents showing your place of residence, such as Mortgage Statements, Rental Agreements, etc.
o
Proof of Family Remaining in the US While Traveling to the UK. Please provide letter stating who is staying (or no remaining family at all) marriage certificate and copy of the passports.

United Kingdom tourist visa fees for citizens of China

Multiple entry
  • Validity: up to 10 years
  • Processing: 10-20 business days
  • Total cost:
Maximum stay in United Kingdom: 180 days United Kingdom visa help
Maximum stay in United Kingdom: 180 days United Kingdom visa help
United Kingdom visa for citizens of China is required. For more information please contact the nearest United Kingdom embassy.

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