United Kingdom Tourist Visa Requirements

  1. Passport:

An original passport with minimum 6 months validity beyond the anticipated travel date and at least two blank pages for visa stamping is required.

  1. A copy of any previous passports or visas that have been issued.
  2. Include all of your previous passports (if any).
  3. If a visa request is denied, the information of the original letter sent by the country’s authorities is preferred.
  4. Visa Application Form for the United Kingdom:

The applicant must complete and sign the visa application form.


  1. Photo requirements:

Two recent passport-sized photos with a matt or semi-matt quality, 60-80% facial coverage, white backdrop, and no border (Size: 35mm x 45mm)

Please note: The photograph must be less than 3 months old, scanned/stapled, and not have been used in any previous visas.

  1. Covering-Letter:

An applicant’s name, passport number, designation, and purpose for the travel were all contained in the cover letter form. Also indicated is who will be responsible for all expenditures, including travel, lodging, and other expenses, addressed to – “– The Visa Officer, British Embassy, Dhaka. The visa category must be specified in the subject line of the email.

  1. Letter of Invitation:

(If Any)

  1. Forwarding-Letter:
  2. On the applicant’s company letterhead, a forwarding letter / NOC from the applicant’s company authority specifying the applicant’s name, designation, passport number, purpose, and duration of visit.


  1. A letter from the educational institution requesting a visa or a student card/proof of school enrolment (if student)


  1. Proof of Occupation: 
  2. If the applicant is a first-time traveler or a proprietor, a company registration certificate (original notarized English translation and original photocopy).


  1. Copies of the office ID card and visitor cards.


  1. Financials:
  2. Company or personal bank statement for the previous six months, clearly stating the bank’s name and phone number.


  1. Payslip for the previous six months. (If applicable)


  1. Make a reservation for a plane ticket and a hotel room.

So-way Tours & Travels provides Visa Consultancy for the United Arab Kingdom.



Visas are provided to Bangladeshi visa applicants who intend to go to the United Kingdom in a variety of categories, including:


  • Visa for a visit


  • Visa for tourists


  • Visa for business


  • Visa for family


  • Others


British High Commission in Dhaka.

United Nations Road Baridhara,

P O Box 6079 Dhaka – 1212, Bangladesh 

Email: press.dhaka@fco.gov.uk/


Telephone: +88 02 882 2705 

Consular fax: +880 2 988 2819



In Bangladesh, VFS Global operates visa application facilities where you can submit your completed visa application form, supporting papers, and biometric data.


VFS Global Bangladesh Pvt. Ltd. Bangladesh.


Delta Life Tower, 4th Floor

Gulshan North, Plot 37, Road 90

Bangladesh, Dhaka-1212.

From Sunday through Thursday, 

Working hours are 8:30 a.m. to 16:30 p.m.




Applicants who desire to submit applications should do so between the hours of 8:30 a.m. and 14:00 p.m. at the visa application center.

Passports are delivered between 15:00 and 14:30.

Time for information: 8:30 a.m. to 14:30 p.m.


To submit their biometric data, all visa applicants must apply in person at a visa application center. Your visa application will not be completed if you refuse to submit your biometric data.


You can complete your online visa application form, pay the applicable visa application fee, and schedule an appointment to submit your registration at our visa application center via the VFS website.



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