UK Visa Fees Lebanon 2019: application charges in Lebanese Pounds

UK Visa Application Fee Lebanon 2019/18 in US$Apparently, applicants applying for UK visa from Lebanon need to pay the online application fee in US Dollars. However, most of the applicants like to know an approximate equivalent in Lebanese Pounds (L£). Therefore, this relates to the latest UK visa fees Lebanon 2019: Application charges in Lebanese Pounds (L£). Accordingly, covers the UK visiting visa application cost from Lebanon for Tourists, Business, Family. And also spouse, family, startup, innovator, student, work and transit visa charges from Lebanon. Moreover, explains user-pay services, UK priority visa costs, the total number of UK visa applications made by Lebanese nationals during 2016, 2017 and 2018. And also the UK visa success and refusal rate from Lebanon!

UK visa application charges in Lebanese Pounds 2019

Please note the application charges are usually revised once every year. Therefore, the charges in GBP remain the same during the year. However, due to exchange relate fluctuations the UK Visa Fees in Lebanese Pounds may vary during the year. The exchanges rate used for computing application charges is L£1,509.05 to a US$.

UK Visa Application Fees in Lebanon 2019USD
Short-term (up to 6 months, single or multiple entry)$129194,667
Longer-term (valid for up to 2 years)$492742,453
Longer-term (valid for up to 5 years)$8921,346,073
Longer-term (valid for up to 10 years)$1,1201,690,136
Visiting academic - more than 6 months but less than 12 months$259390,844
Marriage visitor visa$129194,667
Permitted paid engagement visa$129194,667
Private medical treatment - up to 11 months$259390,844
Visit the UK in a Chinese tour group (UK only)$129194,667
Short-term Child Visitor Visa Fee (up to 6 months, single or multiple entry)$129194,667
Longer-term Child Visitor Visa (valid for up to 2 years)$492742,453
Longer-term (valid for up to 5 years)$8921,346,073
Longer-term (valid for up to 10 years)$1,1201,690,136
Direct Airside Transit (DATV)$4872,434
Visitor in Transit visa$87131,287
Visit purpose of joining a ship or aircraft as a member of crew of that ship or aircraft (fee also applicable to the Isle of Man)$87131,287
6 months visitor visa fee UK$129194,667
UK tourist visa fees - 6 months multiple entry visa$129194,667
Short-term study - (up to 6 months)$132199,195
Short-term study - (up to 11 months)$253381,790
Parent of a Tier 4 child visa (up to 12 months)$7031,060,862
Tier 4 (General) student visa - Main applicant and dependants$474715,290
Application for entry clearance as a student enter the Baliwick of Gurnsey or Baliwick of Jersey$474715,290
Tier 1 investor - main applicant and dependants$2,2113,336,510
Tier 1 entrepreneur - main applicant and each dependant$1,3912,099,089
Tier 1 entrepreneur - main applicant (CESC)$1,3161,985,910
Tier 1 graduate entrepreneur - apply (outside the UK) main applicant and dependants$494745,471
Tier 1 graduate entrepreneur - main applicant (CESC)$420633,801
Tier 1 exceptional talent -Stage 1 - endorsement application - main applicant$621937,120
Tier 1 exceptional talent Stage 2 - entry clearance application (CESC)$132199,195
Tier 1 exceptional talent Stage 2 - entry clearance application - main applicant$207312,373
Tier 1 exceptional talent - subsequent applications$8281,249,493
Tier 1 exceptional talent - subsequent applications (CESC)$7531,136,315
Tier 1 exceptional talent – dependants$8281,249,493
Tier 1 (General) – dependants only$1,3912,099,089
Tier 1 Post Study Work - dependants only$8231,241,948
Tier 2 (General), (Minister of Religion) and (Sportsperson) and Tier 2 (Intra-Company Transfer) - Long Term Staff for a period of 3 years or less - main applicant and dependants$8311,254,021
Tier 2 (General), (Minister of Religion) and (Sportsperson) and Tier 2 (Intra-Company Transfer) - Long Term Staff for a period of 3 years or less - main applicant - CESC$7561,140,842
Tier 2 (Intra-Company Transfer) - Short-Term Staff dependants only$657991,446
Tier 2 (Intra-Company Transfer) - Graduate Trainee - main applicant and dependants$657991,446
Tier 2 (Intra-Company Transfer) - Graduate Trainee - main applicant (CESC)$582878,267
Tier 2 (General) and Tier 2 (Intra-company Transfer) - Long Term Staff (over 3 years) - main applicant and dependants$1,6622,508,041
Tier 2 (General) and Tier 2 (Intra-company Transfer) - Long Term Staff sponsored for over 3 years: main applicant (CESC)$1,5872,394,862
Tier 2 (General) - shortage occupation for a period of 3 years or less - main applicant and dependants$632953,720
Tier 2 (General) - shortage occupation for a period of 3 years or less - main applicant (CESC)$557840,541
Tier 2 (General) - shortage occupation for the period of more than 3 years - main applicant and dependants$1,2641,907,439
Tier 2 (General) - shortage occupation for the period of more than 3 years - main applicant (CESC)$1,1891,794,260
Tier 5 (Temporary Worker - Charity Worker) - main applicant and any dependents$332501,005
Tier 5 (Temporary Worker - Charity Worker) - main applicant (CESC)$257387,826
Tier 5 (Temporary Worker - Creative and sporting) - main applicant and any dependents$332501,005
Tier 5 (Temporary Worker - Creative and sporting) - main applicant$257387,826
Tier 5 (Temporary Worker - Government Authorised Exchange) visa - main applicant and any dependants$332501,005
Tier 5 (Temporary Worker - Government Authorised Exchange) visa - CESC - main applicant$257387,826
Tier 5 (Temporary Worker - Religious Worker) - main applicant and any dependents$332501,005
Tier 5 (Temporary Worker - Religious Woker) - main applicant (CESC)$257387,826
Tier 5 applicant (Youth Mobility Scheme) - main applicant only$332501,005
Tier 5 applicant (Youth Mobility Scheme) - main applicant only (CESC)$257387,826
Tier 5 (International Agreement) main aplicant and dependant$332501,005
Tier 5 (International Agreement) Main applicant (CESC)$257387,826
Fisherman operating inside UK waters$7031,060,862
Offshore worker$7031,060,862
Overseas domestic worker in a private household$7031,060,862
Representative of overseas business and dependants$8311,254,021
An employee of an overseas newspaper, news agency or broadcasting organisation$8311,254,021
Sheep Shearer$7031,060,862
Turkish businessperson and dependants$00
UK ancestry$7031,060,862
Innovator$1,3912,099,089
Start-up$494745,471
Work permit holder - Jersey and Guernsey: applicant and dependants$8311,254,021
Worker - Isle of Man$8311,254,021
Representitive of overseas business - Isle of Man$8311,254,021
Representitive of overseas business - Isle of Man - main applicant (CESC)$7561,140,842
Worker (Intra-Company Transfer) - Isle of Man$8311,254,021
Worker (Intra-Company Transfer) - Isle of Man - main applicant (CESC)$7561,140,842
Diplomatic Posting to the UK$00
Diplomatic Posting to the UK (Dependant)$00
Members of International Organisations on Official Visits$00
Official Transit through the UK$00
Official Visit to the UK$00
Dependants of exempt international forces applying under Part 10 of Appendix Armed Forces$7031,060,862
Family visas - Joining your partner, parent, proposed civil partner or child (also applicable to EC to the Isle of Man, Baliwick of Jersey and Bailiwick of Gurnsey)$2,0743,129,770
Settlement - other dependant relative (also applicable for EC to the Isle of Man)$4,4276,680,564
Settlement - refugee dependant relative$528796,778
Adult who needs to be looked after by a relative$4,4276,680,564
Pre 1997 Gurkhas (outside immigration rules)$2,0743,129,770
Overage dependant children of pre 1997 Gurkhas$2,0743,129,770
HM Forces dependants applying under part 4,5,7 or 8 of Appendix Armed Forces$2,0743,129,770
Family member of an EEA national$00
Family member of a Swiss national$00
Parent / primary carer of an EEA national child$00
Former UK Armed Forces$2,0743,129,770
Returning resident$7031,060,862
Family reunion, under Part 11 of Asylum, Immigration Rules (pre-flight dependants)$00
Post flight- Non- Settled person$2,0743,129,770
Family reunion - other dependent relatives$528796,778
FCO Strategic performance fund and bilateral projects$00
Single entry visa to replace a biometric residence permit$210316,901
Receiving/handling/ forwarding applications on behalf of Commonwealth Countries/Overseas Territories$192289,738
User Pays Visa Application Centre (VAC) Fee (also applicable to EC applications to the Isle of Man, Baliwick of Jersey and Bailiwick of Gurnsey)$75113,179
Right of abode - certificate of entitlement$528796,778
Vignette transfer (transfer of a valid visa vignette to a new passport or replace a lost/stolen document)$210316,901
Priority service for settlement applications$7801,177,059
Priority service for non-settlement$300452,715
Super Priority Service$1,3021,964,783
International contact centre - via telephone (per minute)$23,018
International contact centre - via email (per query)$710,563
Registered Traveller (UK only) - adult$68102,615
Registered Traveller (UK only) - child$3349,799
Registered Traveller (UK only) - registration of new documents$2740,744
6 months UK business visa fees in Lebanese Pounds 2019$129194,667
UK standard visitor visa fee in Lebanon$129194,667
2 year UK business visa fee from Lebanon$492742,453
UK visa fee for 2 years from Lebanon$492742,453
5 year UK business visa fee from Lebanon$8921,346,073
5 years UK visa fee in Lebanon$8921,346,073
10 year UK business visa fee from Lebanon$1,1201,690,136
UK visa fees in Lebanon for 10 years$1,1201,690,136

UK Standard Visitor Visa Fees from Lebanon 2019

Apparently, applicants can apply for 6 months, 2, 5 and 10 years standard visitor visa from Lebanon. Perhaps, the most common and popular application is for 6 months standard visitor visa. The UK visa fee Lebanon 2019 for 6 months application is L£194,667/-. Moreover, the charges for 2, 5 and 10 years applications are L£742,453/-, L£1,346,073/- and L£1,690,136/-, respectively.

The UK visitor visa fee Lebanon for 6 months, 2, 5 and 10 years infants and children is also L£194,667, L£742,453, L£1,346,073 and L£1,690,136, respectively.

6 months visa charges with priority service

The UK visa fee Lebanon for 6 months with priority service is L£647,382 i.e. application cost L£194,667 plus the priority service L£452,715. Please note: the charges are non-refundable!

2-year visa application cost with priority service

The UK visa fee Lebanon for 2 years with priority service is L£1,195,168/- i.e. application cost L£742,453 plus the priority service L£452,715.

5-year visa application charges with priority service

The UK visa fee Lebanon 2019 for 5 years with priority service is L£1,798,788 i.e. application cost L£1,346,073 plus the priority service L£452,715.

10-year visa application charges with priority service

The UK visa fee Lebanon 2019 for 10 years with priority service is L£2,142,851 i.e. application cost L£1,690,136 plus the priority service L£452,715.

Tourist Visa Application Charges

Usually, a fresh applicant applies for the 6 months multi-entry visitor visa for tourism or family visit. Accordingly, the UK tourist visa fees in Lebanese Pounds is L£194,667/-. Moreover, at times applicants also refer the UK 6 months visitor visa as England or London visit visa from Lebanon. Perhaps, a repeat visitor can also apply for a long-term visitor for tourism and family purpose. Accordingly, the UK tourist visa fees from Lebanon for 2, 5 and 10 years visa application is L£742,453, L£1,346,073 and L£1,690,136 respectively.

Business Visitor Visa Fees

Certainly, apart from tourism and family, visiting the UK for a business purpose is quite frequent from Lebanon. Accordingly, the UK business visa fees from Lebanon for 6-months, 2, 5 and 10 years applications is L£194,667, L£742,453, L£1,346,073 and L£1,690,136, respectively.

British Visa Application Cost for Other Visitors

Apparently, apart from the standard visitor visa, there are other types of UK visitor visas. Accordingly, the charges for Lebanese passport holders in Lebanese pounds for visiting academic and medical visa are L£390,844. Moreover, the application charges for the marriage visitor visa and permitted paid engagement (PPE) visa are L£194,667.

Spouse and Family visa cost for UK from Lebanon

The UK visa fees Lebanon 2019 for spouse or civil partners settlement is L£3,129,770/-. And also, the UK visa fees in Lebanese Pounds for settlement application for other dependants (ADR) is L£6,680,564/- per applicant. Moreover, the UK visa fees from Lebanon for a refugee dependant relative is L£796,778/-. See also How to qualify for Exceptional Circumstances and Bereaved Partner Visa.

UK Settlement Visa Fee from Lebanon 2019

The UK spouse visa fees from Lebanon is L£3,129,770which is the same for a fiancé(e) visa and also for a civil, unmarried and same-sex partner. Moreover, the settlement visa fee from Lebanon for the parent and dependant child visa under Appendix FM is also L£3,129,770/-. However, the UK settlement visa fees for an Adult Dependant Relative is L£6,680,564/- per applicant. Furthermore, the settlement visa fee from Lebanon for a refugee dependant relative is L£796,778/-.

Settlement visa priority service from Lebanon

The spouse visa fee with priority service in Lebanese pounds is L£4,306,829/- i.e. UK spouse visa fee L£3,129,770/- plus the UK settlement priority service fee L£1,177,059.

Startup and Innovator Visa Cost for UK from Lebanon

The UK visa fees Lebanon for UK innovator visa is US$1,391/- (i.e. L£2,099,089/-). Moreover, the cost of applying for a UK start-up visa from Lebanon is US$494/- (i.e. L£745,471/-). Moreover, if applicable, the UK start-up and innovator visa fee is subject to a CESC discount of £55 for the main applicant.

Student Visa Cost for UK from Lebanon

The UK visa fees Lebanon for Tier 4 students and their dependants is US$474/- (L£715,290/-). Moreover, the UK visa fees Lebanon for short term student visa (aka student visitor visa) for up to six months is $132/- (L£199,195/-). However, the visa application fees for a short term study visa up to 11 months is $253/- (L£381,790/-).

Other Visitor Visa Cost for UK from Lebanon

The UK visa fees Lebanon for visiting academic and medical visa is L£390,844/-. Moreover, the UK visa application fee from Lebanon for the marriage visitor visa and permitted paid engagement (PPE) visa is L£194,667.

UK Visiting Visa Fee from Lebanon for Child

The UK visiting visa fee from Lebanon for 6 months, 2, 5 and 10 years for a child visitor visa is US$129/- (L£194,667), $492/- (L£742,453), $892/- (L£1,346,073) and $1,120/- (L£1,690,136), respectively.

Tier 1 Visa Application Cost from Lebanon 2019

The UK visa fees Lebanon for Tier 1 Investor is ₹L£3,336,510/-. The UK visa fees in Lebanese pounds for Tier 1 Entrepreneur entry clearance applications is L£2,099,089/-. Please note: the Tier 1 entrepreneur route has been replaced with the Innovator visa under Appendix W from March 29, 2019.

Tier 2 Visa Application Fees from Lebanon 2019

The UK Tier 2 visa fees Lebanon for Tier 2 General, ICT – LT Staff, Sportsperson and Minister of Religion, where a certificate of sponsorship has been issued for a period of three years or less is L£1,254,021/-. Moreover, the UK visa fees in Lebanese pounds 2019 for Tier 2 General and ICT – Long Term Staff, where a certificate of sponsorship has been issued for a period of more than three years is L£2,508,041/-.

Tier 2 ICT Graduate Trainee

Apparently, the UK visa fees in Lebanese pounds 2019 for Tier 2 ICT Graduate Trainee is L£991,446/-.

Tier 2 General Shortage Occupation

The UK visa fees for Tier 2 General shortage occupation is L£953,720/- and L£1,907,439/- where a certificate of sponsorship has been issued for a period of three years or less and 3 years or more, respectively. See also Tier 2 Visa Statistics

Tier 5 Visa Application Cost from Lebanon 2019

The UK visa fees Lebanon 2019 for Tier 5 main applicant and dependants is $332/- (L£501,005) for Charity Worker, Creative and sporting, Government Authorised Exchange, Religious Worker, Youth Mobility Scheme and International Agreement.

Transit Visa Cost for UK from Lebanon

The transit visa fees from Lebanon for direct airside and landside is L£72,434/- and L£131,287/-, respectively.

UK priority visa fees Lebanon 2019

UK priority visa fees in Lebanon is $300/- (L£452,715) for a non-settlement application such as visitor, work and study. Moreover, UK priority visa fees in Lebanon for settlement visa applications for spouse and other family members is $780/- (L£1,177,059).

How many applicants apply for a UK visa from Lebanon?

Certainly, quite a few applicants apply for a UK visa from Lebanon. For instance, in 2018, as many as 20,818 applications were made from Lebanon. Accordingly, 20,876 applications resolved and 18,065 visas granted. Therefore, the UK visa success rate from Lebanon 86.53% during 2018. Moreover, 2,721 UK visa applications from Lebanon were refused in 2018. Accordingly, the UK visa refusal rate from Lebanon is 13.03%. Furthermore, a total of 87 applications from Lebanon were withdrawn and 3 applications lapsed.

Year/QuarterApplicationsResolvedSuccess RateRefusal Rate
2016 Q14,2404,17279.07%19.68%
2016 Q25,9335,60986.08%13.76%
2016 Q35,0915,13587.61%11.98%
2016 Q45,0355,21789.96%9.85%
201620,29920,13386.02%13.52%
2017 Q14,8514,61491.20%8.41%
2017 Q25,9675,95391.48%8.18%
2017 Q34,8944,80888.71%10.57%
2017 Q45,0685,30886.98%12.68%
201720,78020,68389.62%9.94%
2018 Q14,8724,78184.94%14.72%
2018 Q25,4025,10786.74%12.83%
2018 Q35,2075,47187.72%11.83%
2018 Q45,3375,51786.55%12.96%
201820,81820,87686.53%13.03%

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