Visas and applications made outside the UK

Fees category

Current Fee

New fee from 31 January 2021

Fee Change

Visit visa < 6 months

£95

£95

£0

Visit visa < 2 years

£361

£361

£0

Visit visa < 5 years

£655

£655

£0

Visit visa <10 years

£822

£822

£0

Visiting academic - more than 6 months but no more than 12 months

£190

£190

£0

Private medical treatment visa - more than 6 months but not more than 11 months

£190

£190

£0

Transit visa - (direct airside transit)

£35

£35

£0

Transit visit visa (landside transit)

£64

£64

£0

Visa for the purpose of joining a ship or aircraft as a member of the crew of that ship or aircraft

£64

£64

£0

Electronic Visa Waiver

£30

£30

£0

Single-entry visa to replace a Biometric Residence Permit (BRP)

£154

£154

£0

Certificate of entitlement - (right of abode)

£388

£388

£0

Transfer of Conditions (Vignette transfer)

£154

£154

£0

Short term student studying English language for more than 6 months but not more than 11 months

£186

£186

£0

Representative of an overseas business - main applicant and dependants

£610

£610

£0

Other visa

£516

£516

£0

Hong Kong British National (Overseas) for 30 months

n/a

£180

n/a

Hong Kong British National (Overseas) for 5 years

n/a

£250

n/a

Route to Settlement

£1,523

£1,523

£0

Route to Settlement - other dependant relative

£3,250

£3,250

£0

Route to Settlement - refugee dependant relative

£388

£388

£0

Indefinite leave to enter the UK as the dependant of a member of the armed forces under Appendix Armed Forces to the Immigration Rules.

£2,389

£2,389

£0

Call out/ out of hours fee (per hour/part hour) - service of consular officers

£142

£142

£0

Receiving, preparing and forwarding documents - consular functions

£141

£141

£0

Processing an application which is subsequently rejected as invalid

£25

£25

£0

 

Work - applications made outside the UK

Fees category

Current Fee

New fee from 31 January 2021

Fee Change

Innovator- main applicant and dependants

£1021

£1021

£0

Start-up- main applicant and dependants

£363

£363

£0

Approval letter in respect of an initial application for Global Talent

£456

£456

£0

Global Talent - initial application

£152

£152

£0

Global Talent - subsequent application

£608

£608

£0

Global Talent - dependant

£608

£608

£0

Tier 1 (Exceptional Talent) - dependants only

£608

£608

£0

Tier 1 (Entrepreneur) - main applicants and dependants 

£1,021

£1,021

£0

Tier 1 (Graduate Entrepreneur) - dependants only

£363

£363

£0

Tier 1 (Investor) - main applicant and dependants

£1,623

£1,623

£0

Skilled worker, where a certificate of sponsorship has been issued for three years or less  - main applicant and dependants

£610

£610

£0

Skilled Worker, where a certificate of sponsorship has been issued for over three years - main applicant and dependants

£1,220

£1,220

£0

Skilled Worker, shortage occupation where a certificate of sponsorship has been issued for three years or less  - main applicant and dependants

£464

£464

£0

Skilled Worker, shortage occupation, where a certificate of sponsorship has been issued for over three years - main applicant and dependants

£928

£928

£0

Skilled Worker - Health and Care Visa - where a certificate of sponsorship has been issued for three years or less  - main applicant and dependants

£232

£232

£0

Skilled Worker - Health and Care Visa - where a certificate of sponsorship has been issued for over three years  - main applicant and dependants

£464

£464

£0

Skilled Worker - Shortage Occupation - Health and Care Visa - where a certificate of sponsorship has been issued for three years or less  - main applicant and dependants

£232

£232

£0

Skilled Worker - Shortage Occupation - Health and Care Visa - where a certificate of sponsorship has been issued for over three years  - main applicant and dependants

£464

£464

£0

Intra-Company Transfer, T2 Sportsperson & T2 Minister of Religion, where a certificate of sponsorship has been issued for three years or less   - main applicant and dependants

£610

£610

£0

Intra-Company Transfer, T2 Sportsperson & T2 Minister of Religion where a certificate of sponsorship has been issued for over three years  - main applicant and dependants

£1,220

£1,220

£0

Intra-Company Transfer - Graduate Trainee - main applicant and dependants

£482

£482

£0

T5 (Temporary Worker) Seasonal Worker, Religious Worker, Charity Worker, Creative and Sporting Worker, International Agreement Worker, Government Authorised Exchange Worker and Youth Mobility Scheme - main applicant and dependants 

£244

£244

£0

 

 

 

 

 

Study - applications made outside the UK

Fees category

Current Fee

New fee from 31 January 2021

Fee Change

Student - main applicant and dependants

£348

£348

£0

Child Student

£348

£348

£0

 

 

Optional premium services outside the UK

Fees category

Current Fee

New fee from 31 January 2021

Fee Change

Priority visa service - settlement

£573

£573

£0

Priority visa service - non-settlement

£220

£220

£0

Super priority visa service

£956

£956

£0

User-pay visa application centre

£55

£55

£0

International Contact Centre - Email Service (per query)

£2.74

£2.74

£0

International Contact Centre - Telephone Helpline (per minute)

£0.69

£0.69

£0

 

 

 

 

Optional premium services in the UK

Fees category

Current Fee

New fee from 31 January 2021

Fee Change

Super Priority service

£800

£800

£0

Expedited processing - Priority service

£500

£500

£0

On-Demand service (Mobile Biometric Enrolment) (per hour per representative of the contractor providing the service)

£650

£650

£0

The provision of an immigration officer to deliver any premium service, to a Government Department, relating to entry into or transit through the United Kingdom

£57.33

£57.33

£0

The provision of an immigration officer to deliver any premium service, relating to entry into or transit through the United Kingdom

£77.40

£77.40

£0

Premium status checks and advice - Administrative Officer (per minute)

£0.80

£0.80

£0

Premium status checks, advice or training - Executive Officer (inside office hours) (per minute) 

£0.88

£0.88

£0

Premium status checks, advice or training - Executive Officer (outside office hours) (per minute) 

£1.10

£1.10

£0

Premium status checks, advice or training - Higher Executive Officer (inside office hours) (per minute) 

£0.97

£0.97

£0

Premium status checks, advice or training - Higher Executive Officer (outside office hours) (per minute) 

£1.23

£1.23

£0

 

 

Discretionary services at the border

Fees category

Current Fee

New fee from 31 January 2021

Fee Change

Registered Traveller (Adult) - Yearly Subscription

£50

£50

£0

Registered Traveller (Child) - Yearly Subscription

£24

£24

£0

Registered Traveller - Registration of New Documents

£20

£20

£0

Fast Track - Heathrow terminals 2, 3 and 4

£5.20

£5.20

-£0

Fast Track - Other

£3.00

£3.00

£0

 

 

 

 

 

Work - applications made in the UK

Fees category

Current Fee

New fee from 31 January 2021

Fee Change

Innovator - main applicant and dependants

£1,277

£1,277

£0

Start-Up - main applicant and dependants

£493

£493

£0

Approval letter from a competent body in respect of an initial application for Global Talent

£456

£456

£0

Global Talent - initial application 

£152

£152

£0

Global Talent - extension 

£608

£608

£0

Global Talent - dependant

£608

£608

£0

Tier 1 (Exceptional Talent) - dependants only

£608

£608

£0

Tier 1 (Entrepreneur)  - main applicant and dependants

£1,277

£1,277

£0

Tier 1 (Graduate Entrepreneur) - dependants only

£493

£493

£0

Tier 1 (Investor) - main applicant and dependants

£1,623

£1,623

£0

Skilled Worker, where a certificate of sponsorship has been issued for three years or less  - main applicant and dependants

£704

£704

£0

Skilled Worker, where a certificate of sponsorship has been issued for over three years  - main applicant and dependants

£1,408

£1,408

£0

Skilled Worker, shortage occupation where a certificate of sponsorship has been issued for three years or less  - main applicant and dependants

£464

£464

£0

Skilled Worker, shortage occupation where a certificate of sponsorship has been issued for over three years  - main applicant and dependants

£928

£928

£0

Skilled Worker - Health and Care Visa - where a certificate of sponsorship has been issued for three years or less  - main applicant and dependants

£232

£232

£0

Skilled Worker - Health and Care Visa - where a certificate of sponsorship has been issued for over three years  -main applicant and dependants

£464

£464

£0

Skilled Worker - Shortage Occupation - Health and Care Visa - where a certificate of sponsorship has been issued for three years or less  - main applicant and dependants

£232

£232

£0

Skilled Worker - Shortage Occupation - Health and Care Visa - where a certificate of sponsorship has been issued for over three years  - main applicant and dependants

£464

£464

£0

Intra-Company Transfer, T2 Sportsperson & T2 Minister of Religion, where a certificate of sponsorship has been issued for three years or less  - main applicant and dependants

£704

£704

£0

Intra-Company Transfer, T2 Sportsperson, T2 Minister of Religion where a certificate of sponsorship has been issued for over three years  - main applicant and dependants

£1,408

£1,408

£0

Intra-Company Transfer - Graduate Trainee - main applicant and dependants

£482

£482

£0

T5 (Temporary Worker) Seasonal Worker, Religious Worker, Charity Worker, Creative and Sporting Worker, International Agreement Worker, Government Authorised Exchange Worker - main applicant and dependants 

£244

£244

£0

 

 

 

 

 

Study - applications made in the UK

Fees category

Current Fee

New fee from 31 January 2021

Fee Change

Student - main applicant and dependants

£475

£475

£0

Child student

£475

£475

£0

 

 

 

 

 

 

Other applications made in the UK

Fees category

Current Fee

New fee from 31 January 2021

Fee Change

Visitor Extension - main applicant and dependants

£993

£993

£0

Leave to enter for persons in the UK who are liable to immigration detention

£1,033

£1,033

£0

Leave to remain - Other

£1,033

£1,033

£0

Hong Kong British National (Overseas) for 30 months

n/a

£180

n/a

Hong Kong British National (Overseas) for 5 years

n/a

£250

n/a

Retired person of independent means

£1,949

£1,949

£0

Representative of an overseas business - main applicant and dependants

£704

£704

£0

Processing an application which is subsequently rejected as invalid

£25

£25

£0

Indefinite leave to remain - main applicants and dependants

£2,389

£2,389

£0

Biometric enrolment

£19.20

£19.20

£0

Transfer of Conditions (TOC) or Application for a document confirming identity and immigration or nationality status - limited leave to remain

£161

£161

£0

TOC or Application for a document confirming identity and immigration or nationality status - indefinite leave to remain

£229

£229

£0

Replacement Biometric residence card (issued under the EU Settlement Scheme)

£56

£56

£0

Replacement Biometric residence permit (BRP) / replacement BRP

£56

£56

£0

Certificate of travel - adult

£280

£280

£0

Certificate of travel - child

£141

£141

£0

Convention travel document - adult

£75

£75

£0

Convention travel document - child

£49

£49

£0

European residence document (registration certificate, document certifying permanent residence, residence card, accession resident card, derivative residence card, permanent residence card)

£65

£65

£0

Administrative review

£80

£80

£0

Life in the UK test

£50

£50

£0

Nationality

Fees category

Current Fee

New fee from 31 January 2021

Fee Change

Naturalisation 

£1,330

£1,330

£0

Naturalisation British overseas territory citizens

£1,000

£1,000

£0

Nationality registration as a British citizen - adult 

£1,206

£1,206

£0

Nationality registration as a British citizen - child 

£1,012

£1,012

£0

The arrangement of a citizenship ceremony (including the administration of a citizenship oath and pledge at the ceremony).

£80

£80

£0

The administration of a citizenship oath, or oath and pledge where the oath, or oath and pledge, are not administered at a citizenship ceremony or by a justice of the peace.

£5

£5

£0

Nationality registration - British overseas territory citizen, British overseas citizens, British Subjects, British protected persons - adult

£901

£901

£0

Nationality registration - British overseas territory citizen, British overseas citizens, British Subjects, British protected persons - child

£810

£810

£0

Renunciation of nationality

£372

£372

£0

Certificate of entitlement - (right of abode)

£372

£372

£0

Nationality review

£372

£372

£0

Status letter

£250

£250

£0

Non-acquisition letter

£250

£250

£0

Nationality correction to certificate

£250

£250

£0

Nationality - supply of a certified copy of a notice, certificate, order or declaration

£250

£250

£0

 

Sponsorship

Fees category

Current Fee

New fee from 31 January 2021

Fee Change

 

 

 

 

Premium Sponsor Service (12 months) Worker sponsor and Temporary worker sponsor – large sponsors

£25,000

£25,000

£0

Premium Sponsor Service (12 months) Worker sponsor and Temporary worker sponsor – small sponsors

£8,000

£8,000

£0

Premium Sponsor Service (12 months) Student sponsors

£8,000

£8,000

£0

The expedited processing of a sponsorship management request made by a Worker sponsor or Temporary worker sponsor

£200

£200

£0

Priority service for expedited processing of sponsor licence applications

£500

£500

N/A

Worker sponsor licence and Temporary Worker sponsor licence - large sponsor

£1,476

£1,476

£0

Worker sponsor licence (small sponsor)

£536

£536

£0

Student sponsor licence

£536

£536

£0

Temporary Worker sponsor licence

£536

£536

£0

Worker sponsor licence (large sponsor), (where sponsor currently holds a Temporary Worker and/or Student Sponsor Licence)

£940

£940

£0

Student sponsor basic compliance assessment

£536

£536

£0

Sponsor action plan

£1,476

£1,476

£0

Certificate Of Sponsorship (COS) for Skilled Worker, T2 Minister of Religion, T2 Sportsperson, Intra-company Transfer, Intra-company Transfer Graduate Trainee 

£199

£199

£0

Certificate of Sponsorship (CoS) for T5 (Temporary worker) 

£21

£21

£0

Confirmation of Acceptance for Study (CAS) for student, child student

£21

£21

£0