Q: What must be submitted with my visa application form?
A: 2 photographs (White Background), Original and copy of NADRA N.I.C, passport and one photocopy of passport documents specific to ones visa category.

Q: What are the supporting documents?
A: Supporting documents are :-

  • Experience letters.
  • Educational Certificates.
  • Financial Documents.
  • References letters.
  • English Proficiency Certificates etc.

Q: Why do I need to provide supporting documents with my application?
A: UK immigration rules state that it is up to you to satisfy the visa officer that you qualify for a visa. It is vital that you send the correct original documents with your application. If you do not send the required documents, the visa officer will refuse your application.

Q: What sort of documents do I have to show?
A: Everyone’s circumstances are different. It is up to you what documents you chose to submit. It is your responsibility to make sure that you have read the information available on the UK Border Agency Visa Services website on the visa category you want to apply for. We appreciate that it may not always be possible for you to provide these kinds of documents, but please be aware that it will help the visa officer make the decision on your application. Please make sure that you include all supporting documents with your application, and do not send or fax any papers separately. You should take photocopies of your original supporting documents and submit the originals and photocopies with your application.

Q: Are there any documents that I do not need to submit?
A: Please do not submit credit cards, or original airline tickets.

Q: When can i make my travel arrangement?
A: You are strongly advised not make your travel arrangements before you have received your visa.

Q: How can I pay my visa fee?
A: You can pay by demand draft or cash at the bank counter in the visa application center.

Q: How long will it take to process my application?
A: Please see the ‘guide to processing times’ page on this website.

Q: Do I have to submit my visa application in person?
A: Yes, all applicants over the age of 5 years must attend a visa application centre to submit their application, supporting documents and biometric data.

Q: Where are all the applications processed?
A: Some elements of the visa application may be sent overseas for processing.

Q: If I am called for an interview, where will it be?
A: All interviews take place at the UK Border Agency at the British High Commission in Islamabad.

Q: What do I need to collect my passport?
A: You need to bring your original receipt and your NADRA NIC.