What to bring with you
Check this list to see which documents to bring with you to your visa application centre appointment.
Printout of the email confirming the details of your appointment
Received from Gov.uk
Valid passport or travel document
With at least 1 page that is blank on both sides
Photocopy of your passport
A photocopy of the passport page showing your biographical details
Printout of your checklist or the front page of your completed visa application form
A printout of your checklist if you applied on AccessUK or a printout of the front page of the application form if you applied on visa4uk. Only small manual amendments to this form will be accepted at the visa application centre
All supporting documentation
Refer to UKVI guidelines for your visa type for the documents you must provide.
Documents must be sized, sorted and separated according to the supporting documents guidelines
You will not be able to submit further documents once your application has been submitted at the visa application centre.
You or your sponsor should send your settlement visa application along with supporting documents to the UK address below.
International Operations and Visas
PO Box 5852
Prior to sending any documentation to the address above, you should make sure that the courier company you are planning to use will deliver to Post Office (PO) Box addresses in the UK.
If you have pre-registered for your visit online
Printout of your registration details. Pre-register now
We can help you with this process
You may also need to bring
If you are exempt from giving biometrics:
One recent photograph, in accordance with UK Visas and Immigration guidelines.
If you are not a national of the country where you are applying
Evidence of your permission to be in the country where you are applying.
If you are applying as a dependant
Evidence of your sponsor's leave to remain in the UK