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.


  • Important Notice to New York, Los Angeles and San Francisco Premium Application Centre Applicants in the US: on 02 March 2017, the New York Premium Application Centre will not be accepting SPV or Gold Service Applicants past 15.00 EST.  Los Angeles and San Francisco Applicants Premium Application Centre will not be accepting SPV or Gold Service Applicants past 12.00 PST. Applicants may opt for Silver and Bronze Service Package. For more information on the services offered at the Premium Application Centres, please visit: Click here
  • 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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The services mentioned here are optional. To use them, you will need to pay an extra fee in addition to the visa application fee.

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