A Visitor Visa is a document that allows multiple visits to the UK during the validity period of the visa.

The standard validity period of a Visitor Visa is 6 months.

If an applicant is planning to visit in the UK, it is required to fill out the application form correctly and collect such a package of documents that will help to avoid problems when applying for other categories of visas in the future.

Who can apply for a Visitor Visa with an invitation from a boyfriend?

Processing time

The processing time for a Visitor Visa is approximately 6 weeks.
Priority Visa Service is temporarily not available for applicants applying from the Russian Federation. The process takes longer (from 3 months).

General requirements

Before applying for a Visitor Visa, an applicant must check that he or she meets the basic Home Office requirements listed below.

To apply for a Visitor Visa, you must:

– Have and be able to provide all general documents (please refer to the Documents section below on this page)
– Prove that an applicant is planning to leave the UK after his visit
– Have enough money for the trip, including the cost of the return ticket
– Prove a connection with the home country
– Indicate a boyfriend on the application form, as well prove the relationship is genuine, in order to avoid problems when applying for other visa types in the future

How long can I stay in the UK on a Visitor Private Visa?

A Visitor Visa is issued for a period of 6 months, during which an applicant can enter the United Kingdom multiple times and then must return to the country of his residence before the visa expiry date.
An application for a Visitor Visa must be submitted from the country of residence, for example, from the Russian Federation.

It is not recommended to stay in the UK than one month on a Visitor Visa. Long stay in the country (for the whole peiod of 6 months) may cause additional difficulties and checks when applying for other categories of visas in the future.

Financial Requirements

The Home Office does not have any specific requirements for the amount of money required to apply for a Visitor Visa. However, the amount in the bank account must be realistic for the trip, including the cost of the return ticket.
The entire amount must be deposited into a bank account, since it can be problematic to prove cash savings.

An applicants’s  may also fully or partially sponsor the trip. In this case, it is necessary to provide documents confirming the source and amount of his income.

Our visa specialists successfully passed trainings and tests provided by companies accredited with OISC.


We will help to collect a complete package of documents for a visa

Correctly fill out the application form in English and sign up for the submission of documents to the visa center

We will help with the translation of documents and the preparation of all necessary cover letters

We will provide support throughout the visa process

How much will it cost?

General documents for a Visitor Visa application

Please note that there is no standard package of documents for a Visitor visa.

A list of documents is created individually for each case.
1. A visa application form (in English)
2. An applicant’s foreign passport (must be valid until the expiry date of the visa and have at least 2 blank pages)
3. An applicant’s national passport
4. Letter from the employer confirming the position, monthly income and the start date of work
5. Bank statements from an applicant for the last 6 months, showing the movement of funds and the receipt of salary
6. Invitation letter from a boyfriend
7. Sponsors passport scan
8. If a sponsor is sponsoring the trip, documents confirming the source and amount of his income are required
9. Documents confirming the nature of the relationship between the applicant and the sponsor
10. A document from a sponsor confirming ownership of accommodation, if an applicant lists his home address on the application form
11. Certificates of divorce of an applicant, and birth certificates of minor children (if any)

If an applicant has children under 18 years he is taking on a trip to the UK, they must obtain Visas for children

Why choose us?

You can trust us.
We deal with each case on basis of many years of experience in immigration and visa process. We know how to prepare documents for complex cases, what to do after visa refusal to avoid it next time, and how to apply after a 10-year entrance ban.

Individual approach
We offer an individual approach to each client, give each case a high priority, and take into account all nuances of your situation.

Cooperation with immigration lawyers.
Our company has its own immigration lawyers. You will be able to get their advice in complex and unique cases, as well as on appeal after a refusal.

Working with us is convenient for you.
We work remotely, that allows us to save your time and effectively communicate with our customers around the world.

We speak Russian, English, Spanish
Knowledge of several languages allows us to find an approach to each client.

Cost of services

Initial consultation is a separate service that you can use to clarify your questions about visa processing.
The cost of the consultation: 100 euros

Full support – 400 euros

Support after refusal – 500 euros


You choose this tariff because you value your time and are ready to entrust the complex process of obtaining a visa to the UK to a team with many years of experience – 17 years in the market. Our specialists have received professional training and have an official certificate from agencies accredited by the OISC (Office of the Immigration Services Commissioner).

We will make a brief and a list of documents for you, taking into account your data, according to which you will be able to quickly collect the necessary materials. You will have clear and detailed instructions for each document from the list. Leave all the difficulties with registration and paperwork to our team. You will only have to come to the consulate on the specified day and time for the delivery of biometrics.”

The package of services includes:

— consultation in two languages (English and Russian);

— detailed analysis of each stage in the visa processing process;

— list of requirements for submitted documents;

— analysis of your situation, determination of disputable points and provision of possible solutions;

— assessment of your chances of obtaining a visa;

— answers to your questions on the topic;

— drawing up a list of documents for your case

+ instructions for payment of consular fees;

+ registration for the delivery of biometrics;

+ uploading documents to TLScontact’s personal account (our specialists will check and translate all documents into the required format before uploading to the website);

+ final instructions before submitting documents;

+ support during the preparation and waiting for a decision on a visa.”

As a bonus, you receive instructions from our team on how to independently check the status of the application on the website: how to log in to your personal account, when you can check the status of the application, what stages your documents go through, etc.

Additional service “Express preparation in 3 working days”:

In addition to each tariff, you can purchase the service “Express preparation in 3 working days” – this is a service aimed at speeding up the process of registration and submission of documents to the consulate. Your application will be processed by our specialists first of all. That is, the standard period for consideration of 1 package of documents is 10 days, and with this service, the consideration period is reduced by 2 times*

Cost: +50% of the cost of the selected tariff

“You choose this service because you want to get a quick response from the visa application center or you need to apply for an urgent visa to the UK.

 Our specialists process your case, prepare a list of documents taking into account your data and make the necessary adjustments. Uploading documents to the website, recording for the submission of biometrics and other services for you are also performed first of all.”

*The standard review period and work with one case is 10 days. When purchasing the “Express preparation in 3 working days” service, the application is considered first.


The processing speed of your case also depends on you. Our specialists prepare documents for uploading to the website, and your task is to be in touch and promptly supplement the package of documents, update information and provide the necessary information.

Contacting the Royal Visa company is your contribution to your future. You have been entrusting your stories to our team for 17 years, and we are glad to be involved in the creation of new international families, the reunion of lovers and tourist discoveries. Each story is individual, but everyone has something in common – a starting point. We invite you to start your journey with us so that it is easy and convenient. Our specialists will take care of everything, and you just have to choose the right package for the road.

Before applying for a visa, you can order an EXPRESS consultation and EVALUATE your chances of obtaining a VISA

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