|Apply online for a UK visa to visit, work, study or join a family member or partner (eg spouse) already in the UK. Or use this service to apply for a certificate of entitlement to right of abode in the UK.
Before you start
You must be outside the UK, the Channel Islands and the Isle of Man to apply for your visa.
You need to:
Tuberculosis (TB) test
You may need to get a TB test, depending on where you’re applying from –check if you need a TB test.
Attending an appointment
Check where your appointment will be before you apply – it may be in a different country.
How long it takes
Find out how long it will take to get your visa.
You can save your application form and finish it later once you’ve registered.