For all country Visa Details BBSNetting

UK - United Kingdom- Visas.

U.K is one of the top destinations for the Asian people for education, working, tourist attractions and visiting their family members who had immigrated there. Many Asian, African and Caribbean people had made UK as their home and living there for generations where most of them had taken English as their mother tongue and gave up their original language. Thousands of foreign skilled workers are working there with proper paper works while plenty of foreign skilled workers are trying to go in to the UK and get available high paying jobs that can suite their skill. Also UK is one of the top destinations for students from all over the world where Higher education is offered in the universities and colleges at reasonable tuition fees.

UK offers many tourist attractions all over the kingdom. In the summer time which attracts a lot of foreign tourist to visit and spend their vacation period over there.
Each year hundreds of thousands of people from many countries around the world including Srilanka used to apply for the UK visas to join their families and/or to visit their relatives who are living there.

Recently the Government had made many restrictions on the UK visa laws. One of it badly affects the foreign students where they will not be allowed to work after successfully finishing their higher studies.

Sri Lankan and Maldivian visa applicants can make their visa applications at the VFS visa application centre in Colombo, Sri Lanka.

VFS visa centre
Level 5,
Access Towers,
278 Union Place,
Colombo 2.

Working days:

Monday to Thursday 08:00 - 14:30
Friday 08:00 - 11:30

Web Site:

VFS - www.vfs-uk-lk.com
UK in Sri LAnka - ukinsrilanka.fco.gov.uk

UK H.C Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/bhccolombo

Changes to the UK visa system in the year 2013

All visa applicants for the UK will have to pay their visa fees online.

From Monday, 16 December, 2013 onbwards, all visa applicants for the UK will have to pay their visa fees online in US dollars via Visa or MasterCard debit or credit cards or e-wallet (Skrill).

As is the current practice, applications will also continue to be completed online with printed copies submitted to the Visa Application Centre in Colombo, along with biometric data. Appointments to hand in the documents will also continue to be made online.

Important Changes to the UK visa system in the year 2012:

Do you like our pages? Tell your friends too through