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Visa Requirements for UK Passport Holders – Somalia

UK citizens are required to secure a visa prior to traveling to Somaliland and Puntland. Both regions issue their own visa at their respective ports of entry. UK citizens must also have a valid passport for travel to Somaliland and Puntland. A passport and visa are also required for travel to other parts of Somalia, including Mogadishu. Certain Somali embassies, …

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Visa Requirements for UK Passport Holders – Senegal­ (Republic of Senegal)

UK citizens are not required to secure a visa prior to traveling to the Republic of Senegal for visits of less than 90 days. Passports must be valid for at least six months. Yellow Fever vaccination is recommended. For the latest information on entry requirements, please visit: Embassy of Senegal 39 Marloes Road London W8 6LA Telephone: (020)-7938-4048 – 0207 …

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Visa Requirements for UK Passport Holders – Niger (Niger)

UK citizens are required to secure a visa prior to traveling to Niger. Visitors are also required to obtain a Yellow Fever vaccination certificate to enter Niger. For up-to-date visa information, visit: Consulate of the Republic of Niger UK Oakridge House Wellington Road High Wycombe Buckinghamshire HP12 3PR Tel: 01494 557 345 Fax: 01494 557 346 Email: visa@nigerconsulateuk.org Web: http://www.nigerconsulateuk.org/ …

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Visa Requirements for UK Passport Holders – Nauru (Nauru)

UK citizens are required to secure a visa prior to traveling to Nauru. A valid passport for at least six months from entry to Nauru is also required. For updated information on the procedures and requirements, please contact any of the following: Nauru High Commission Ratu Sukuna House Victoria Parade Government Buildings Suva, Republic of Fiji Telephone: + 679 331 …

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Visa Requirements for UK Passport Holders – Zimbabwe (Republic of Zimbabwe)

A visa is required for British citizens to be allowed entry into Zimbabwe. British citizens can obtain visas from the Zimbabwean Embassy in London or upon arrival in Zimbabwe. Currently, British citizens are charged £35.00 (approximately US$50.00) for a single entry visit visa, and are granted permission to stay for a maximum of 90 days. However, it is strongly advised …

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Visa Requirements for UK Passport Holders – Zambia (Republic of Zambia)

All British passport holders need visas to enter Zambia. Single entry visas are obtainable at ports of entry, while multiple entry visas should be requested from the Zambian High Commission in London. Any foreigner caught overstaying the validity of their visas, with expired residence permits or working without a permit (even voluntary, non-remunerated work) risk arrest, detention and deportation. Individuals …

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Visa Requirements for UK Passport Holders – Nauru (Nauru)

UK citizens are required to secure a visa prior to traveling to Nauru. A valid passport for at least six months from entry to Nauru is also required. For updated information on the procedures and requirements, please contact any of the following: Nauru High Commission Ratu Sukuna House Victoria Parade Government Buildings Suva, Republic of Fiji Telephone: + 679 331 …

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Visa Requirements for UK Passport Holders – Yemen (Republic of Yemen)

British citizens require visas in order to be allowed to enter Yemen. Visas must be obtained in advance of planned travel from the Embassy of Yemen in London. General Requirements: Fully accomplished and duly signed visa application form. Original and signed UK passport with remaining validity of at least 6 months. 2 passport size photographs, recently taken. Copy of round …

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Visa Requirements for UK Passport Holders – Pakistan (Islamic Republic of Pakistan)

UK citizens are required to secure a visa prior to traveling to the Pakistan. Passport must be valid for at least six months. For updated information on visa application, please click here or visit: Head of Chancery High Commission for Pakistan 34 – 36 Lowndes Square London SW1X 9JN United Kingdom General Requirements – Business: Duly filled visa application form …

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Visa Requirements for UK Passport Holders – Portugal (Portuguese Republic)

As EU nationals, British citizens are allowed to enter Portugal and stay as tourists for up to 3 months without a visa. Those with intentions to stay longer must apply for a Registration Certificate from the local Camara Municipal (Town Hall). Applications for Registration Certificate may also be lodged at the nearest office of the Serviço de Estrangeiros e Fronteiras …

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Visa Requirements for UK Passport Holders – Sri Lanka (Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka)

UK passport holders traveling to Sri Lanka are required to have a visa. Presently, British nationals receive a 30-day visit visa, free of charge, on arrival. All other types of visas should be obtained before traveling at a Sri Lankan High Commission or Embassy. In August 2010 the Government of Sri Lanka has announced its target to suspend visas on …

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Visa Requirements for UK Passport Holders – Vietnam (Socialist Republic of Vietnam)

A visa is required for British nationals who are intending to travel to Vietnam. All travelers are strongly advised to ensure that they secure the appropriate visa for their purpose. The Foreign and Commonwealth Office of the UK has been made aware that some travel agencies can arrange legitimate visas-on-arrival. British nationals may be refused entry into Vietnam if their …

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Visa Requirements for UK Passport Holders – Solomon Islands

Visas are not required for British nationals visiting the Solomon Islands.  Visitors should be in possession of a return or onward ticket and proof of sufficient funds. All British nationals are advised to obtain a multi-entry visa for Australia, including those residing in the Solomon Islands. In addition, you should have at least six months validity on your passport. Information …

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Visa Requirements for UK Passport Holders – Sierra Leone (Republic of Sierra Leone)

British national visitors wishing to enter the Republic of Sierra Leone must obtain the appropriate visa to enable them to enter the country. Only visiting citizens of the West African Economic Community (ECOWAS) are exempted from this requirement. Non-citizens of ECOWAS countries must acquire visa in advance from a Sierra Leone Embassy, High Commission or Consulate. Note: Sierra Leone visa is …

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Visa requirements for the Philippines

Canada Passport Holders Canadian citizens can travel to the Philippines without a visa for tourism or business. A Canadian passport with at least 6 months’ validity beyond the duration of the trip and an onward or return ticket must be presented upon arrival in the country. The Philippine government allows travelers to stay up to 21 days visa-free. An extension …

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Visa Requirements for UK Passport Holders – Uzbekistan (Republic of Uzbekistan)

British nationals must obtain their visas before traveling to Uzbekistan. A letter of invitation should accompany the application for visa. For business visitors, this is a letter from an Uzbek business partner. For tourists, this is a letter from their tour company. All travelers must register their presence within 3 business days of arrival. Those who are staying in hotels …

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Visa Requirements for UK Passport Holders – Libya (Great Socialist People’s Libyan Arab Jamahiriya)

UK citizens are required to secure a visa prior to traveling to Libya. British nationals traveling to Libya for business are required to provide a letter from his/her employer. Visa applicants are required to appear before the Embassy in person due to biometric visa system in place. All travelers are required to have in their person at least USD 1,000 …

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Visa Requirements for US Passport Holders – United Kingdom (United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland)

US citizens intending to travel to the UK for touristic or private visit (e.g., family and friends) purposes are not required to obtain visas for stays of less than 6 months. Additionally, while some countries require a minimum passport validity of at least 3, 6 or 9 months for visitors, the UK has no such requirement. As such, US citizens …

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Visa Requirements for UK Passport Holders – Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

Passport or passport replacing documents required for British Citizens traveling to Saint Vincent and The Grenadines. No visa necessary for up to one month for holders of British passports endorsed British Overseas Territories Citizen or British Overseas Citizen. No visa necessary for visits of up to one month for nationals of United Kingdom (Great Britain). All passengers should be in …

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Visa Requirements for UK Passport Holders – Sao Tome and Principe (Democratic Republic of Sao Tome and Principe)

British nationals intending to visit Sao Tome and Principe must obtain a visa before traveling. A valid passport is also a requirement. Their British passports must have at least six months’ remaining validity beyond the intended trip. Visas can be applied for in person at the consulate or consular section of the embassy. Requirements for visa application Tourist Valid US …

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Visa Requirements for UK Passport Holders – Saint Lucia

British nationals must have a valid passport to travel to Saint Lucia. Their passport should have at least six months’ remaining validity from the date of entry. Travelers also need to present an onward or return ticket. A visa is not required for British nationals. They can stay up to 42 days without a visa. The authorities of Saint Lucia …

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Visa Requirements for UK Passport Holders – Russia (Russian Federation)

British Citizens are required to have the Russian visa to travel to the Russian Federation. Those living in England, Wales or Northern Ireland should apply to the Russian Federation’s visa processing centre: VF Services 15-27 Gee Street London EC1V 3RD United Kingdom Tel: (020) 7499-1029 Fax: 020 7229-3215 Website: http://www.rusemb.org.uk / http://ru.vfsglobal.co.uk/allaboutyourvisas.html VF Services usually process visas within 5 working days. …

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Visa Requirements for UK Passport Holders – Papua New Guinea (Independent State of Papua New Guinea)

UK passport holders require visas to enter Papua New Guinea but tourists may obtain these on arrival for 100 Kina, (equivalent to approx £26), payable in local currency. General Requirements – Tourist Visa: One (1) completed visa application forms Two (2) passport photographs Guarantee letter stating dates and places of entry and exit or copy of tickets British passport  Payment …

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Visa Requirements for UK Passport Holders – Philippines (Republic of the Philippines)

British nationals are allowed to enter the Philippines without a visa granting that they have a valid passport, with 6 months remaining validity beyond the intended stay and an onward/return ticket. British travelers can stay up to 21 days visa-free. Those who will overstay the allowed number of days will be charged an overstaying fee and will face deportation at …

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Visa Requirements for UK Passport Holders – Ukraine

British citizens do not need visas to enter Ukraine for stays of up to 90 days for touristic or business reasons. However, British citizens intending to gain employment, to study or reunite with family, etc., will need to obtain the appropriate visas beforehand. General Requirements: Fully accomplished and duly signed visa application form. Valid British passport or travel document, with …

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Visa Requirements for UK Passport Holders – Tuvalu

British nationals are not required to obtain visas to travel to Tuvalu and are allowed to stay in the country for a maximum of 1 month visa-free. They must be able to present British passports with validity of at least 1 month from the date of entry into Tuvalu, confirmed onward or return tickets and proof of sufficient funds. An …

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Visa Requirements for UK Passport Holders – Turkmenistan

British nationals require a valid passport, a visa and a letter of invitation certified by the State Migration Service (SMS) in order to travel to and enter Turkmenistan. The letter of invitation will have to be issued by a private individual in the case of foreigners visiting family or friends, or a company, department or organization in the case of …

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Visa Requirements for UK Passport Holders – Trinidad and Tobago (Republic of Trinidad and Tobago)

British passport holders are not required to obtain visas in order to visit Trinidad and Tobago for tourist and business-related purposes. Their passports should be valid for at least 6 months beyond the intended length of stay in Trinidad and Tobago. Visitors to Trinidad and Tobago are usually allowed to stay 90 days in the territory and extensions of stay …

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Visa Requirements for UK Passport Holders – Marshall Islands (Republic of Marshall Islands)

The Republic of Marshall Islands (RMI) is a very young country, having gained independence only in 1986. It is a part of the Micronesian islands that can be found near the equator at the Pacific Ocean. Its nearest neighbors are Papua New Guinea, Indonesia and the Philippines. The Marshall Islands has been occupied by many countries, among them the British, …

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Visa requirements for Mexico

Canada Passport Holders As of March 1, 2010, Canadian citizens, including those with dual nationality, are required to present a valid passport in order to enter and exit Mexico. Canadians without a valid passport will be refused entry and returned to Canada. Permanent residents and landed immigrants of Canada should check for specific entry requirements with Mexico’s immigration authorities (Instituto …

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Visa Requirements for UK Passport Holders – Togo (Togolese Republic)

Visas are required of British passport holders when entering Togo. Although visas may be acquired upon arrival in Togo, British travelers are advised to obtain their visas prior to traveling. For visas on arrival, foreigners will be expected to fill out an application form, submit a passport-size photograph and 15,000 FCFA, which is equivalent to approximately US$30. Visas issued upon …

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Visa Requirements for UK Passport Holders – Timor-Leste (Democratic Republic of Timor-Leste)

Tourist visas can be obtained upon arrival by British passport holders at the airport in Dili, provided that they have satisfied all immigration requirements. The tourist visa fee is US$30. Those arriving in Timor-Leste overland are required to obtain their visas in advance. Additionally, those traveling to Timor-Leste via air must transit through Singapore; Darwin, Australia; or Bali, Indonesia. All …

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Visa Requirements for UK Passport Holders – Namibia (Republic of Namibia)

British nationals require a passport valid for at least six months after the period of their intended stay, and documents for return or onward travel. Passports should have at least two unused pages for endorsements by the Namibian Immigration Service. Visas are not required for UK passport holders traveling to Namibia for tourism or business purposes for a stay of up …

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Visa Requirements for UK Passport Holders – Mongolia

UK passport holders must obtain a visa from their nearest Mongolian Embassy prior to arrival in Mongolia. A visit visa is usually valid for a stay of up to 30 days stay within six months from the issuing date. It is suggested that you obtain all the visas you need for your onward travel before entering Mongolia. British passport holders …

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Visa Requirements for UK Passport Holders – Tanzania (United Republic of Tanzania)

British passport holders need to obtain visas when traveling to Tanzania. Single entry tourist visas can be obtained at the main ports of entry to Tanzania; however, this is subject to the fulfillment of all immigration requirements. It is highly advised for British passport holders to apply for visas before departure from the UK at the nearest Tanzania High Commission, …

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Visa Requirements for UK Passport Holders – Mexico

UK passport holders visiting Mexico as tourists do not need visas but tourist cards, which can be obtained by completing an immigration form available at border crossings or onboard flights to Mexico, are needed.  On the other hand, they can be obtained from Mexican Consulates prior to travel. British citizens must have passports that are valid upon their arrival in …

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Visa Requirements for UK Passport Holders – Tajikistan (Republic of Tajikistan)

Visas are required of British nationals intending to travel to Tajikistan and these should be obtained before leaving the United Kingdom at the Embassy of Tajikistan in London. British travelers should take careful note of their visas for Tajikistan; those issued visas other than the T (Tourism) Visa will be required to register at the Consular Department of the Ministry …

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Visa Requirements for UK Passport Holders – Taiwan

British passport holders are allowed to travel to Taiwan without visas, and stay for 90 days. Once in Taiwan, the 90-day stay can be extended by another 90 days. However, British nationals wishing to stay in Taiwan for more than 180 days must obtain visas before they arrive. There are also specific visa rules in place for naturalized British Citizens …

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Visa Requirements for UK Passport Holders – North Korea (Democratic People’s Republic of Korea)

The Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK), or North Korea, is located south of China and Russia and north of South Korea. North Korea’s government is a military-run communist state, headed by current leader Kim Jong IL. Many countries and human rights groups have proposed a boycott on traveling to North Korea because of the many reported cases of crimes …

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Visa requirements for Chile

Canada Passport Holders A valid Canadian passport is required when traveling to Chile. The passport should be valid beyond the scheduled trip. If the purpose of the trip is for tourism or business, a visa will not be required. Upon arrival at the airport, all Canadian tourists and business travelers should pay a reciprocal tax amounting to USD 132. This …

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Visa requirements for Ireland

Canada Passport Holders Canadian citizens, in general, are allowed to enter Ireland and stay up to 90 days without a visa. This applies for purposes of tourism, business and studies, except for employment purposes and the Student Work Abroad Program (SWAP). Canadian travelers entering Ireland must present a passport that is valid for at least the duration of their stay. …

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Visa Requirements for UK Passport Holders – Switzerland (Swiss Confederation)

British citizens and British Subjects with Right of Abode in the United Kingdom do not need visas to enter Switzerland. Other British passport holders must verify the latest entry requirements with the nearest Swiss Diplomatic Mission. Travelers from the UK should ensure that their passports are valid for at least the duration of their stay in Switzerland. However, it is …

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Visa Requirements for UK Passport Holders – Mauritius (Republic of Mauritius)

British nationals who intend to travel to Mauritius are not required to get visas before traveling. However, they need to have a valid passport, onward or return airline ticket, confirmed hotel booking and proof of sufficient funds that would cover expenses for the whole trip. If staying with a Mauritian citizen, the traveler must present a letter from sponsor stating …

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Visa Requirements for UK Passport Holders – Sweden (Kingdom of Sweden)

Holders of the following British passports do not need visas when traveling to Sweden. They are normally allowed to stay as tourists for up to 3 months. British ‘European Community’ passport British ‘ Isle of Man’, ‘Jersey’ and ‘Guernsey and its dependencies’ passport. Travel Documents according with the Convention of July 28, 1951 (blue cover) or the Convention of September 28, 1954 (red …

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Visa Requirements for UK Passport Holders – Swaziland (Republic of Swaziland)

British passport holders are allowed to enter Swaziland and remain for 30 days without the need for visas. Those intending to stay in Swaziland for more than the allowed time must apply for extensions of stay at the Swaziland Immigration Department in Mbabane. It is normal for travelers to Swaziland to enter the country through South Africa. Consequently, visitors from …

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Visa Requirements for UK Passport Holders – Guyana (Co-operative Republic of Guyana)

The Co-operative Republic of Guyana, or Guyana, is located at the northern part of South America. Its neighbors are Brazil, Suriname and Venezuela. It was formerly named the British Guiana, and was once colonized by the Dutch, French, Spanish and the British, and is still part of the Commonwealth of Nations. Guyana is very famous for the rich biodiversity of …

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Visa Requirements for UK Passport Holders – Lesotho (Kingdom of Lesotho)

British passport holders can obtain entry visas on arrival in Lesotho. Overstaying without proper authority is a serious matter.  Any traveler who overstays may be held in detention. Single parents or other adults travelling alone with children should be aware that some countries require documentary evidence of parental responsibility before allowing lone parents to enter the country or, in some cases, …

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Visa Requirements for UK Passport Holders – South Africa (Republic of South Africa)

British nationals intending to visit South Africa for stays of less than 90 days do not need visas. However, this only applies for business and tourist activities. For academic, volunteer or paid work purposes, visas will have to be obtained at the South African High Commission in the UK before traveling. British travelers should ensure that their passports are valid …

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Visa Requirements for UK Passport Holders – Slovakia (Slovak Republic)

Visas are not required for British citizens to enter Slovakia. It is imperative that British Overseas Territories citizens, British Overseas citizens, British nationals (Overseas), British subjects and British Protected persons as well as Third Country Nationals who hold residence permits in the UK to contact the nearest Slovak Embassy to verify whether visas are required before they can travel to …

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Visa Requirements for UK Passport Holders – San Marino (Republic of San Marino)

All immigration and custom issues for San Marino are handled by Italy. Consequently, all normal documentation requirements for entry into Italy apply for San Marino. Italy, which is a party to the Schengen agreement, allows British nationals to visit San Marino without a visa for tourist and business purposes for stays of up to 90 days. British travelers will be …

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Visa Requirements for UK Passport Holders- Azerbaijan (Republic of Azerbaijan)

British nationals intending to travel to Azerbaijan are required to present valid passport and visa. Passports should be valid for at least six months upon entry to Azerbaijan. Visas should be applied for before the intended travel since it is no longer possible to obtain visas at the Baku International Airport. It is required for your sponsor (person or organization …

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Visa Requirements for UK Passport Holders – Romania

British citizens do not need a visa to enter Romania, and are allowed to stay for up to 3 months from the date of entry. However, upon arrival in Romania, UK citizens will be required to present a current British passport which must be valid for at least the duration of stay in the country. British citizens intending to obtain …

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Visa Requirements for UK Passport Holders – Central African Republic (Central African Republic)

Apart from a valid passport and a visa, British nationals or UK passport holders will need to present proof that they have been vaccinated for yellow fever upon arrival in the country.  In order for British nationals to apply for a visa for the Central African Republic, they would need to contact: The Embassy of the Central African Republic, France …

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Visa Requirements for UK Passport Holders – Bangladesh (People’s Republic of Bangladesh)

Visas are required in order for British nationals to enter Bangladesh.  If you are a dual citizen, you will not require one, and your passport will have the ‘No Visa Required’ seal. The immigration authorities of Bangladesh have come up with a new system in order to help passengers go through Immigration more quickly.  This is the Immigration Service Code …

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Visa Requirements for UK Passport Holders – Australia (Commonwealth of Australia)

United Kingdom passport holders are required a visa when entering Australia.  Here is the information by which you can determine how to apply for a tourist or a business visa. Tourist Visa As a UK passport holder, your visa will electronically be processed.   You will not need to submit any application form, but instead, only apply online.  These are the …

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Visa Requirements for UK Passport Holders – Andorra

There is no visa required for citizens of United Kingdom for a maximum stay of up to 90 days.  The same is true for tourist or business visas. Per the US Department of State’s Bureau of Consular Affairs, both Spain and Andorra do not require any visa.  However, the Spanish Government is very strict with visitors who overstay the validity …

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Visa Requirements for UK Passport Holders – Grenada

Grenada is known as the Island of Spice, since it is one of the world’s largest producers and exporter of nutmeg and mace. It is a small tropical island located in the Southeastern part of the Caribbean Sea. Its neighbors are Trinidad and Tobago, and it is also near Venezuela. Grenada is not only an island, but is part of …

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Visa Requirements for UK Passport Holders – Japan

British nationals who wish to visit Japan for tourism, family visits or business may enter the country without a visa. All you need is a valid passport, roundtrip or onward airline ticket and proof of sufficient funds to cover the trip. The passport should be valid for the duration of the trip. The Japanese government permits British citizens to stay …

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Visa Requirements for UK Passport Holders – Belize

Belize is a country located in the northern part of Central America, with Mexico and Guatemala as its nearest neighbors. It has many beautiful beaches, since the Caribbean Sea is on the eastern side of the country. Belizeans come from a multi-racial descent, which makes their culture very rich and diverse. One of the main drives of Belize is tourism, …

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Visa Requirements for UK Passport Holders – Georgia

British nationals traveling to Georgia can enter the country with no visa for up to 90 days. A valid passport should be presented to the immigration officer upon arrival. Passport should have at least six months remaining validity from the date of application. Those intending to stay for more than 90 days are required to secure a visa prior to …

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Visa Requirements for UK Passport Holders – Barbados

Barbados is an island located northeast of Venezuela and southeast of Puerto Rico. It is surrounded by the Atlantic Ocean on the east and the Caribbean Sea on the west. Barbados is famous for its beaches and is frequented by many tourists. It is part of the British Commonwealth. Individuals who have UK passports do not have to get a …

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Visa Requirements for UK Passport Holders – Austria (Republic of Austria)

An average of almost 802,000 visitors from Britain goes to Austria and most of them enjoy hassle-free travel. Although, there may be instances wherein inconvenience brought about by very bad weather may delay flights and close down some airports. But generally, people do not encounter problems when visiting Austria. British passport owners do not need a visa when going into …

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Visa Requirements for UK Passport Holders – El Salvador (Republic of El Salvador)

UK passport holders can enter El Salvador without a visa, whether for tourism or business, and stay for a maximum of 90 days. This can be extended granting that an application for extension will be submitted to Salvadorean immigration department located at Centro de Gobierno, San Salvador. Contact number is (503) 2221 2111. A British national should have in possession …

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Visa Requirements for UK Passport Holders – Guinea Bissau (Republic of Guinea-Bissau)

British nationals require a visa to enter Guinea-Bissau. Applications may be made in writing at least 14 days prior to intended arrival to the Minister of the Interior (State Directorate of National Security & Public Order of the Republic of Guinea-Bissau. The visa will be made available upon arrival at Bissau Airport. Visitors must hold confirmed return or onward tickets, all …

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Visa Requirements for UK Passport Holders – Germany (Federal Republic of Germany)

A valid UK Passport is required to travel to Germany. There are no visa requirements for British Citizens and EU passport holders. Passport Travelers will need a UK passport valid for at least 90 days following your departure date from Germany. Nevertheless, it is strongly recommend traveling with 6 months validity on your passport at all times. Majority of destinations, …

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Visa Requirements for UK Passport Holders – Equatorial Guinea (Republic of Equatorial Guinea)

British nationals are required to obtain a visa to visit the Republic of Equatorial Guinea. British nationals are currently required to apply at the Equatorial Guinea embassy in Moscow. VISA REQUIREMENTS FOR UK Passport Holders Equatorial Guinea Tourist Visa UK passport with at least 6 months validity remaining One (1) Fully completed application form Two (2) passport type photographs Copy …

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Visa Requirements for UK Passport Holders – Dominica (Commonwealth of Dominica)

Nationals of Commonwealth countries including the United Kingdom, as well as the United States of America and CARICOM Member States are allowed to enter Dominica without a visa. Immigration officials require most visitors to the Commonwealth of Dominica to present a valid passport on arrival. All visitors need to show a return ticket. Entry requirements for the Commonwealth of Dominica …

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Visa Requirements for UK Passport Holders – Cuba

All UK Passport holders require a tourist card to enter Cuba. British nationals need a tourist card before travelling and should contact the Cuban Embassy in London for further information on entry requirements. Travellers must ensure that they have the correct visa for the purpose of their visit. There are different types of visa categories for different types of visitors. Note: Dual …

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Visa Requirements for UK Passport Holders – Congo Kinshasa (Democratic Republic of the Congo)

British nationals are required to secure a visa before traveling to the Democratic Republic of Congo. General Requirements for Tourist Visa: One passport photograph One completed visa application form Hotel & booking confirmation stamped by local immigration police Copy of yellow fever certificate Utility bill Passport Payment General Requirements for Business Visa: One passport photograph One completed visa application form …

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Visa Requirements for UK Passport Holders – China (People’s Republic of China)

Virtually all travelers from countries not having diplomatic relations with China, including UK Passport holders must obtain a visa to enter the country. Because of the rapidly growing demand for Chinese visas, the Chinese Embassy in London and the Consulate General in Manchester has decided to introduce a Chinese Visa Application Service Centre (CVASC) to provide a better service for …

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Visa Requirements for UK Passport Holders – Cape Verde (Republic of Cape Verde)

British nationals are required to obtain a visa in order to travel to Cape Verde. General Requirements for Tourist Visa: One completed visa application form One passport-type photograph A Guarantee Letter U.K. Passport with at least 6 months remaining validity Visa fee payment General Requirements for Business Visa: One completed visa application form one passport-type photograph Letters of invitation from …

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Visa Requirements for UK Passport Holders – Burundi (Republic of Burundi)

General Requirements for Tourist Visa: Two (2) fully completed and duly signed Visa Application Forms Two (2) recent passport photographs Passport with at least 6 months validity remaining Visa fee payment General Requirements for Business Visa: Two (2) fully completed and duly signed Visa Application Forms Two (2) recent passport photographs A letter(s) of invitation and/or recommendation from organizations fromUK …

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Visa Requirements for UK Passport Holders – Botswana (Republic of Botswana)

Travelers from Commonwealth countries such as the United Kingdom are not obliged to obtain visa upon entering the Republic of Botswana, unless the Minister of Labor and Home Affairs has directed otherwise. Botswana has also signed visa elimination agreements with a big number of countries, and their nationals are not required to get an entry visa. All British nationals entering …

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Visa Requirements for UK Passport Holders – Bahrain (Kingdom of Bahrain)

British nationals or UK passport holders are required to obtain an entry visa to visit Bahrain. An eVisa is available via the Internet at www.evisa.gov.bh. This should be acquired prior to your visit, or a business or multiple-entry three-month tourist visa accessible upon arrival with a maximum stay four weeks per visit. Visas are required except transit passengers continuing their …

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Visa Requirements for UK Passport Holders – Algeria (People’s Democratic Republic of Algeria)

Visitors to Algeria will require an Algerian visa; although nationals from some countries can enter the country without the need for a visa application. These countries are: Libyan Arab Jamahiriya Malaysia Maldives Mali Mauritania Morocco Democratic Republic Sahraoui Seychelles Syrian Arab Republic Tunisia Yemen Holders of UK passports are entitled to purchase a visa on arrival, but in order to avoid …

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Visa Requirements for UK Passport Holders – Nigeria (Federal Republic of Nigeria)

Requirements for All Applicants: Valid passport for at least 6 months. Two (2) visa application forms duly filled out and signed. Two (2) recent passport-size photographs. International Vaccination Certificate: Yellow Fever is mandatory. Cholera is required only if traveling from a country where an outbreak of the disease has been reported (mostly from the neighboring countries). General Requirements – Tourist …

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Visa Requirements for UK Passport Holders – Nepal (Federal Democratic Republic of Nepal)

British citizens intending to travel to Nepal are required to obtain a visa. A visa may be applied for at the Nepalese Embassy in the United Kingdom, or purchased at Tribhuvan International Airport and at certain land borders upon arrival. British travelers may pay for the visa-on-arrival in pounds and should ensure that they bring along 2 passport-sized photos. Unauthorized …

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Visa Requirements for UK Passport Holders – Monaco (Principality of Monaco)

France handles all immigration and custom issues for Monaco, therefore all normal documentation requirements for entry into France applies for Monaco. A British Citizen or British Subject with Right of Abode in the UK will not need a visa to enter Monaco. All British travelers will require a valid passport and although there is no minimum passport validity requirement set, …

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Visa Requirements for UK Passport Holders – Mauritania (Islamic Republic of Mauritania)

Virtually all foreigners, including British citizens, are required to obtain a visa prior to traveling to Mauritania. A British passport that is valid for at least 3 months beyond the intended date of departure from the country, certificate of yellow fever vaccination, as well as return or onward airline tickets are required for the issuance of a visa. Since Mauritania …

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Visa Requirements for UK Passport Holders – Macedonia (Republic of Macedonia)

British passport holders are allowed to travel to Macedonia without obtaining a visa for stays of up to 3 months. British travelers are advised to ensure that their passports have a validity exceeding 6 months beyond the duration of stay in Macedonia. It is imperative that all foreigners staying at private accommodations or renting apartments register with the local police …

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Visa Requirements for UK Passport Holders – Luxembourg (Grand Duchy of Luxembourg)

British passport holders who are described as British citizens are allowed to travel to Luxembourg without a visa for stays of up to 90 days for pleasure or business purposes. Those holding British passport holders whose nationality is shown as anything other than British citizen are advised to contact the Luxembourg Embassy to determine the need for a visa before …

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Visa Requirements for UK Passport Holders – Kosovo (Republic of Kosovo)

There are no visa requirements for British nationals to enter Kosovo. A 90-day entry stamp will be issued to travelers from the UK and this is renewable for longer stays. Usually, foreigners will be asked to present the following upon arrival in Kosovo: General Requirements: Current British passport, valid for the duration of stay in Kosovo. Documentary evidence of sufficient …

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Visa Requirements for UK Passport Holders – Jamaica

A visa is not required of British nationals who intend to travel to Jamaica as tourists. It is important to note, however, that overstaying without proper authorization can result in detention and/or heavy fines. British travelers are required to be in possession of a passport valid for at least 6 months from the date of arrival in Jamaica. For additional …

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Visa Requirements for UK Passport Holders – Ireland

Along with UK, Ireland is a member of the Common Travel Area. Thus, British citizens do not require a visa, or a passport, in order to travel to Ireland. However, it is strongly advised that British nationals still carry their valid passports with them whenever they travel to Ireland as Irish immigration officers will check the photographic identification of all …

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Visa Requirements for UK Passport Holders – Holy See

British nationals who wish to travel to the Holy See may do so without the need for a visa. It is required that the British citizen’s passport be valid for the duration of the stay in the territory. For further details on what exactly will be required of a British passport holder at immigration, please contact: Italian Embassy 14 Three …

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Visa Requirements for UK Passport Holders – Czech Republic (Czech Republic)

British passport holders, whose nationality is shown as anything other than a British citizen, must confirm whether a visa is required in order to travel to the Czech Republic at the Czech Republic Embassy in London. It is strongly advised that all applicants arrange an appointment prior to submitting visa applications. You may call 09065-540-727 (1 GBP per minute from …

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Visa Requirements for UK Passport Holders – Côte d’Ivoire (Republic of Côte d’Ivoire)

British nationals must present a visa, a passport that is valid for at least 6 months and an international certificate of recent yellow fever vaccination in order to be allowed to enter Côte d’Ivoire (Ivory Coast). For more information regarding requirements when applying for a visa, please contact: The Ivorian Embassy, London 2 Upper Belgrave Street SW1X 8BJ London United …

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Visa Requirements for UK Passport Holders – Chad (Republic of Chad)

British nationals or UK passport holders are required to secure a visa prior to traveling to Chad. A valid passport and certification of yellow fever vaccination are also required. Important Notice: Visitors must check in with the National Police within 72 hours of arrival to obtain a registration stamp. It is the traveler’s responsibility to become informed of security or …

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Visa Requirements for UK Passport Holders – Canada

British citizens or passport holders are not required to secure a visa to enter and stay in Canada for a short period of time. A passport that is valid for 6 months is recommended. Other categories of British citizens, however, should confirm requirements before making any travel plans to Canada. A visitor from the UK to Canada must: Be healthy. …

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Visa Requirements for UK Passport Holders – Burkina Faso (Burkina Faso)

British nationals or UK passport holders must obtain a visa before traveling to Burkina Faso. General Requirements: Valid passport Two fully-accomplished application forms, duly signed Two passport-sized photos Certificate of vaccination for yellow fever Self-addressed, prepaid return envelope with tracing number Please note: Applications are processed within 72 working hours. Application forms which have not been completely filled in, or …

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Visa Requirements for UK Passport Holders – Afghanistan (Islamic Republic of Afghanistan)

Entry visa is required of all British nationals prior to arrival in Afghanistan. Afghan entry visas are not issued upon arrival in the country. Women who are traveling alone with children are required to provide documentary proof of parental responsibility in order to be granted entry to or even exit from Afghanistan. General Requirements: Fully accomplished and duly signed visa …

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