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UK Standard Visitor Visa for Pakistani citizens: Complete guide

Embarking on a journey to the United Kingdom from Pakistan? This guide is tailored to give Pakistani travelers essential information for a smooth and successful UK Visitor Visa application process.

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In this complete article, we delve into all you need to know about the UK Standard Visitor Visa application process, requirements, UK visa fees, and benefits.

Do Pakistani citizens need a UK Standard Visitor Visa?


Pakistan passport holders need this visa to visit the United Kingdom for tourism, business ventures, and reconnecting with family and friends. This visa is sometimes called a tourist visa.

The UK Standard Visitor Visa application involves completing an online application form, paying the UK Visa application cost, and attending an in-person appointment at a UK visa application center or embassy. During this appointment, you'll be required to give biometric information, submit essential documents, and potentially participate in an interview if necessary.

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How do you apply for the UK Standard Visitor Visa from Pakistan?

There are two ways to apply:

  • Government process: Go to the official government website and follow the steps. The process includes answering questions, paying the visa fee, making an appointment, and dropping off documents.

  • Via iVisa: It's also possible to get our guidance for this application. This means a shorter application form and an expert review, and we'll make an appointment at the earliest available date on your behalf!

To apply for the United Kingdom Standard Visitor Visa with our guidance, follow the below steps:

  • Step 1: Provide your personal details on our website or by downloading the iVisa app. Double-check all info carefully to avoid errors and proceed with paying the visa fees.
  • Step 2: Complete the UK Visa application form and upload the required documents. Our iVisa Experts will review it and schedule a visa appointment.
  • Step 3: Attend the visa appointment at the UK Embassy or Visa Application Center (VAC) to provide biometric data and undergo the interview. We'll assist you in finding the nearest location, preparing for the interview, and providing tips for a successful appointment.

After your interview, the UK immigration authorities will need your passport to issue a valid visa.

Costs and processing times for the UK Standard Visitor Visa in Pakistan

When applying with us, the application cost includes our service fee of USD $282.99 and the government UK visa fee of USD $127.00 at the time of writing. Check the most up-to-date fees by starting the application here.

The processing time also consists of two parts:

  • iVisa processing time: 30 days, during which our iVisa Experts will carefully check your form and schedule a visa appointment on your behalf.

  • Government processing time: After the visa appointment, the government processing time is typically up to 3 weeks to analyze your visa application.

Need more information about the UK Visitor Visa for Pakistan citizens?

For more questions about the UK Standard Visitor Visa or other travel documents for Pakistani citizens, contact us via online chat or WhatsApp. We're ready to assist you every step of the way!

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