Entering the UK

Entering the UK

Your passport or identity card will be checked when you arrive at a UK port or airport to make sure you are allowed to come into the country. It should be valid for the whole of your stay.
You may also need a visa to come into or travel through the UK, depending on your nationality.
What you can bring with you depends on where you are travelling from. You must declare to customs:
 
You and your baggage may be checked for anything you must declare.
 
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