In Malaysia

Important Information

  • UKVI changes minimum age with immediate effect - Now, children less than 18 years of age who arrive at the visa application centre to apply for a visa need to be accompanied by a parent or guardian. This cannot be a member of the VFS Global staff.
  • Visa Application Centre under renovation as planned till 02 November 2015 – read details here.
  • UKVI improves process for paying the health surcharge – read details here.
  • 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
  • UKVI makes changes to Secure English Language Test Providersdetails here.
  • UKVI news story - Migrant 'health surcharge' to raise £200 million a year - please read details.
  • Requesting for a refund - If you are eligible and requesting for a refund from UKVI or VFS Global... please carefully follow these simple steps.
  • Change to payment process for User Pay visa application centreread important details here
  • Mandate for interviews of Tier 4 applicants – Student applicants to please read
  • July 2014: From 07 July 2014, parents will need to book an appointment at the visa application centre for any children under the age of 5 when applying for a UK visa.

    This is to allow a photo to be taken of the child’s face.
  • Applicants applying for a visitor, settlement, or work visa are advised that they must not choose the option of “Tier-4 applicants” in the visa category when booking an appointment to attend a visa application centre (VAC). Booking an appointment under the incorrect category or block booking appointments can lead to delays for other customers and for yourself.
  • Read the UK government’s advice on avoiding visa fraud.

  • Fraudulent job offers – be aware of criminals claiming to be VFS Global agents and follow our guidelines