In United States of America

VFS Global is the Official Partner for UK Visa Applicants in the United States of America. To make a payment to purchase user pay services please click here

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.


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  • Applying for a Tier 4 or Student Visa this Summer? #DontBeLateForClass VFS Global is now offering Student Saturdays at our Premium Application Centres during select Saturdays this summer. For more details, please click here
  • 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.

  • NEW: Premium Application Centres opening in Atlanta and Seattle on 15 June 2017. Click here to learn more about the services available at VFS Global’s newest Premium Centres.
  • Attention US Premium Application Centre Applicants: As of 15 June 2017, VFS Global will no longer be selling Super Priority Visa Service. Premium Application Centre teams will continue to accept Super Priority Visa Service appointments scheduled prior to 15 June.
  • Allow us to help make your UKVI visa application experience even more comfortable and convenient. If you have an appointment to visit our Premium Application Centres to submit your documents and enroll your biometrics. VFS Global will book your transportation to us ahead of time .All you have to do is bring your visa application, passport and documents. To book your trip, fill out this simple form and send it to We’ll take it from there!
  • Applying for a refund - If you are eligible and requesting for a refund from UKVI or VFS Global... please carefully follow these simple steps.
  • 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

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