UK Visitor visas allow you to enter in the UK for a limited period of time. General Visit visa holders can stay no longer than 6 months in each visit. Please note that, work is stricly not allowed in this category. You can also apply for a long-term visit visa if you can prove you need to make repeat visits over a longer period. You can stay for a maximum of 6 months on each visit and your visa can last for 1, 2, 5 or 10 years.The visitor visa is the most popular single route for individuals coming to the UK for tourism, visiting family as well as business visits.
You will need to demonstrate that you only intend to visit the UK for a short period – no more than 6 months.
You must intend to leave the UK after the end of your visit and demonstrate that you can meet the cost of the return or onward journey.
You must show that you have sufficient funds to maintain and accommodate yourself (and any dependants) without working in the UK or receiving assistance from UK public funds. Alternatively you can show that your relatives or friends will be financially supporting and/accommodating you.