Visit the UK for a Holiday or to see Family

Visit the UK for a holiday or to see family or friends

Step 1: Check if you need a visa

Depending on the country you are from, you might be able to visit the UK without a visa or by applying for a visa waiver.

Step 2: Apply for a visa

There is a different way to apply if:

Or Apply for an EEA family permit

You may be able to visit on an EEA family permit if you have a family member who is a citizen of:
  • an EU country
  • Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway or Switzerland

Or Apply for a visa waiver

Apply for a visa waiver if you have a passport from:
  • Kuwait
  • Oman
  • Qatar
  • the United Arab Emirates

Step 3: Check what you can bring with you

Step 4: Check what you need to show at the UK border

For Further Information: