Visitor Visa Legal Services

The Standard Visitor visa is a visa that allows individuals to travel to the UK for a number of reasons - this includes:

  • Travel
  • Tourism
  • Leisure purposes
  • Business appointments
  • Academic conferences
  • Participating in sporting events
  • Participating in creative or artistic work
  • Receiving private medical treatment 

Typically, a Standard Visitor visa permits you to stay in the UK for up to 6 months, however, in some circumstances, your stay can be extended.

The circumstances that you need to be in to be able to extend your stay are if you need to:

  • Regularly visit the UK over an extended period of time
  • Participate in academic research in the UK
  • Come to the UK to receive private medical treatment 

A Standard Visitor visa allows you to come to the UK for business purposes and these include the following:

  • Attending a business conference or training
  • Academic work (for example, research or accompanying international students on a study program)
  • Participating in certain sporting events
  • A medical professional coming over to the UK for clinical attachment or observation
  • Applying for funding to start or run a UK business as a potential entrepreneur
  • Taking one of the following tests: Professional and Linguistic Assessment Board (PLAB) or the Objective Structural Clinical Examination (OSCE)

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If you are looking to apply for a Vistor Visa, contact us today to discuss how we can how help you. 

Call us on 0161 446 1122 or email us at [email protected]



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