In Malaysia

Important Information

  • A scanning process for supporting documents in the UK Visa Application Centre in Kuala Lumpur has been introduced for all visa categories. Before you visit the Visa Application Centre please click here to view the details.
  • NON-EEA NATIONAL FAMILY APPLICATIONS
    Following a Supreme Court judgment, the Home Office has paused decision-making on some applications – in particular, those failing to meet the minimum income threshold for British citizens sponsoring a non-EEA partner and non-EEA children. The reason for this pause is to enable the Home Office to consider the implications of the judgment. All other applications will continue to be processed and decided as normal.
  • Visa Application Centre under renovation as planned till 02 November 2015 – 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.
  • 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