In China

VFS Global manages visa application centres for UK Visas and Immigration in China where you submit your completed visa application form, supporting documents and biometric data. Please see the visa application centre page on this website for visa application centre address.

Step 2 Before you decide to apply for a visa please make sure you familiarize yourself with the information on the visa subclass you are applying for. Quick Links to information on visa categories and other helpful information including Visa Fee, VFS Service Charge and Processing Time can be found on the Visa Wizard page on this website.

Step 3 Applicants should fill the Visa Application Form corresponding to the visa subclass under which they wish to lodge their application. Applicants can get the visa application form by visiting the nearest Australia Visa Application Centre or by downloading the forms from Applications and Forms.

VFS Global manages visa application centres for the UK Visa & Immigration here In Saudi Arabia, where you should submit your completed visa application form, supporting documents and biometric data. Please see the Visa application centre page on this website for VFS visa application centre address.

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  • Settlement application - All customers applying for UK settlement, including Priority Visa applicants, must send their supporting documentation directly to UKVI in Sheffield, UK by post.  Prior to sending any documentation to UKVI, applicants should make sure that the courier company they are planning to use will deliver to Post Office (PO) Box addresses in the UK.
  • Regulations were laid in Parliament today, Thursday 7 September, which set out a change to the immigration and nationality fees. The main change is the introduction of a new Home Office exchange rate policy for immigration applications.
  • From 1 June how you contact UKVI is changing. Further details can be found here

    Following a Supreme Court judgment in February the Home Office paused decision-making on some family applications. In particular, those failing to meet the minimum income threshold for British citizens sponsoring a non-EEA partner and non-EEA children.

    The Immigration Rules will be changed on 10 August to reflect this ruling. Applications which were paused will be considered from that date.

    If you have an enquiry about your application, please contact UK Visas and Immigration.

  • Change to Collection Timings during Peak Season – 15 May 2017 to 31 December 2017. Read More
  • Opt for Courier Service for greater convenience…Avail Now

  • Changes to settlement visa applications submitted in China – click for details
  • Introduction of new scanning process of supporting documents for ChinaView Details

  • Important Notification: Severe air pollution forecast to continue affecting north and east China . Continued transport and commercial disruptions are possible throughout the affected provinces. While we will make every effort to avoid delays, we regret there may be some impact on our visa processing due to circumstances beyond our control. Applicants are advised to bear this in mind and plan your travel accordingly.
  • UKVI has improved the customer journey for applicants who would like to avail of the 2-Year scheme introduced in China – On applying for the 6-month duration you will automatically be upgraded to the 2-year duration category currently being offered – please read the attached document for your better understanding before you apply.
  • Important information for Overseas British Citizenship application – Customers who have applied for British citizenship must register on the VFS website in order to book an appointment to enrol their Biometrics at the Visa Application Centre. Please click here to register and book an appointment


A scanning process for supporting documents in the China Visa Application Centres has been introduced.

Before you visit the Visa Application Centre please click here to view the details.


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