This relates to the latest UK visa fee Pakistan 2019 in Pakistani Rupees (PKR). Accordingly, covers the UK visiting visa application cost from Pakistan for Tourists, Business, Family. And also spouse, family, startup, innovator, student, work and transit visa applications. Moreover, explains user-pay services and priority visa charges from Pakistan.
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UK visa application charges in Pakistani Rupees 2019
The UK application charges are usually revised once every year. Apparently, the application fee in GBP remains the same during the year. However, due to the exchange rate fluctuations, the application charges in Pakistani Rupees may vary during the year. Please note: the exchange rate @ ₨ 193.61 to a British Pound Sterling is used for calculating the UK visa fees in Pakistani Rupees.
UK Standard Visitor Visa Fees from Pakistan
Apparently, applicants can apply for 6 months, 2, 5 and 10 years standard visitor visa from Pakistan. Perhaps, the most common and popular UK visa is the 6 months standard visitor visa. The UK visa fee for 6 months from Pakistan is ₨18,393/-. Moreover, the charges of 2, 5 and 10 years applications from Pakistan are ₨69,892/-, ₨126,813/- and ₨159,146/-, respectively.
6 months visa fee with priority service
The application fee for 6 months from Pakistan with priority service is Rs60,987/- i.e. application cost ₨18,393 plus the priority service Rs42,594. Please note: the fee is non-refundable!
2-year visa fee with priority service
The UK visa fee Pakistan for 2 years with priority service is Rs112,486/- i.e. application cost ₨69,892 plus the priority service Rs42,594.
5-year visa fees with priority service
The UK visa fee Pakistan for 5 years with priority service is Rs169,407/- i.e. application cost Rs126,813 plus the priority service Rs42,594.
10-year visa fees with priority service
The UK visa fees in Pakistan for 10 years with priority service is Rs201,740/- i.e. application cost Rs159,146 plus the priority service Rs42,594.
Tourists and Family Visitors
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 Pakistani Rupees is ₨18,393. Moreover, at times applicants also refer the UK 6 months visitor visa as England or London visit visa from Pakistan. Perhaps, a repeat visitor can also apply for a long-term visitor visa for tourism and family purpose. Accordingly, the UK tourist visa fees from Pakistan for 2, 5 and 10 years visa application is ₨69,892/-, ₨126,813/- and ₨159,146/-, respectively.
Certainly, apart from tourism and family, visiting the UK for a business purpose is quite frequent from Pakistan. Accordingly, the UK business visa fees from Pakistan for 6-months, 2, 5 and 10 years applications is ₨18,393/-, ₨69,892/-, ₨126,813/- and ₨159,146/-, respectively.
Apparently, apart from the standard visitor visa, there are other types of UK visitor visas. Accordingly, the UK visa fees for Pakistani passport holders in rupees for visiting academic and medical visa are Rs36,785/-. Moreover, the application fee in Pakistani Rupees for the marriage visitor visa and permitted paid engagement (PPE) visa is ₨18,393/-.
UK visitor visa application fees from Pakistan 2019
Accordingly, the details of UK visitor visa application fee from Pakistan for the standard and other types of applications for the UK, Isle of Man, Jersey and Guernsey are as under:
|UK Visitor Visa Fees 2019/20 in Pakistani Rupees @ ₨ 193.61 to a GBP||GBP||PKR|
|Short-term (up to 6 months, single or multiple entry)||£95||PKR18,393|
|Longer-term (valid for up to 2 years)||£361||PKR69,892|
|Longer-term (valid for up to 5 years)||£655||PKR126,813|
|Longer-term (valid for up to 10 years)||£822||PKR159,146|
|Visiting academic - more than 6 months but less than 12 months||£190||PKR36,785|
|UK Marriage visitor visa fee from Pakistan||£95||PKR18,393|
|Permitted paid engagement visa||£95||PKR18,393|
|Private medical treatment - up to 11 months||£190||PKR36,785|
|Visit the UK in a Chinese tour group (UK only)||£95||PKR18,393|
Transit visa UK fee for Pakistani citizens
The UK transit visa fees for Pakistani Passport holders for direct airside and landside transit visa is Rs6,776/- and Rs12,391/-, respectively.
|UK Transit Visa Fee Pakistan 2019/20 in Pakistani Rupees @ 193.61 to a GBP||GBP||PKR|
|UK transit visa fee from Pakistan for Direct Airside Transit (DATV)||£35||PKR 6,776|
|Visitor in Transit visa||£64||PKR 12,391|
|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)
UK child visitors visa fee from Pakistan 2019/20
The UK visiting visa fee from Pakistan for 6 months, 2, 5 and 10 years for a child visitor visa is also ₨18,393/-, ₨69,892/-, ₨126,813/- and ₨159,146/-, respectively.
|UK Visa Pakistan Fee 2019/20 for Child Visitors in Pakistan Rupees @ 193.61||GBP||PKR|
|6 months UK child visitor visa fee in Pakistani Rupees||£95||PKR 18,393|
|2 years UK child visitor visa fee in Pakistan||£361||PKR 69,892|
|5 years UK child visitor visa fee from Pakistan||£655||PKR 126,813|
|10 years UK child visitor visa fee from Pakistan||£822||PKR 159,146|
UK study visa fees in Pakistani Rupees 2019
The details of the UK study visa application fee from Pakistan for the Tier 4 and other types of student visa fee are as under:
Tier 4 students
The UK visa fees in Pakistani Rupees for Tier 4 students and their dependants are Rs67,375. Moreover, the application fee is the same for entry clearance as a student to enter the Bailiwick of Gurnsey or Bailiwick of Jersey.
|PBS Tier-4 Student Visa Application from Pakistan||GBP||PKR|
|Tier 4 (General) student visa - Main applicant and dependants||£348||PKR 67,375|
Moreover, the application charges for a short term student visa (aka student visitor visa) for up to six months is Rs18,780/-. However, the UK visa fee Pakistan for a short term study up to 11 months is Rs36,011/-.
|UK short-term study visa fee from Pakistan||GBP||PKR|
|Short-term study - (up to 6 months)||£97||PKR 18,780|
|Short-term study - (up to 11 months)||£186||PKR 36,011|
Parents of children at school
Furthermore, the UK visa fees Pakistan for a parent of Tier 4 child visa (up to 12 months) is Rs99,902/-.
|UK Visa Fees Pakistan for Parents of Children at School||GBP||PKR|
|Parent of a Tier 4 child visa (up to 12 months)||£516||PKR 99,902|
UK settlement visa application from Pakistan 2019
The details of the UK settlement visa application cost from Pakistan for family settlement applications and also for dependant family members joining in the UK are as under:
Family of settled people (settlement)
The UK spouse visa fees from Pakistan is Rs294,865/-, which is the same for a fiancé(e) visa and also for a civil, unmarried and same-sex partner. Moreover, the UK settlement visa fee from Pakistan for the parent and dependant child visa under Appendix FM is also Rs294,865/-. However, the application cost for an Adult Dependant Relative is Rs629,225/- per applicant. Furthermore, the charges for a refugee dependant relative is Rs75,120/-.
Settlement visa priority service from Pakistan
The UK spouse visa fee from in Pakistan with priority service in Pakistani rupees is Rs405,802/- i.e. UK spouse visa fee Rs294,865/-plus the UK settlement priority service fee Rs110,937.
|UK spouse and family settlement visa application fee from Pakistan||GBP||PKR|
|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)
|Settlement - other dependant relative (also applicable for EC to the Isle of Man)||£3,250||PKR 629,225|
|Settlement - refugee dependant relative||£388||PKR 75,120|
|Adult who needs to be looked after by a relative||£3,250||PKR 629,225|
Settlement of HM armed forces, and their dependants
Apparently, UK visa fees Pakistan for the members of HM armed forces and their dependants are Rs294,865/- for former UK Armed Forces. And also for Pre 1997 Gurkhas (outside immigration rules), Overage dependant children of pre-1997 Gurkhas and HM Forces dependants applying under part 4,5,7 or 8 of Appendix Armed Forces.
|UK settlement application fee for Members of Armed Forces||GBP||PKR|
|Former UK Armed Forces||£1,523||PKR 294,865|
|Pre 1997 Gurkhas (outside immigration rules)||£1,523||PKR 294,865|
|Overage dependant children of pre 1997 Gurkhas||£1,523||PKR 294,865|
|HM Forces dependants applying under part 4,5,7 or 8 of Appendix Armed Forces||£1,523||PKR 294,865|
The UK visa fees Pakistan for returning residents is Rs99,902/-.
|Application fee for Returning Resident from Pakistan||GBP||PKR|
|Returning resident||£516||PKR 99,902|
Fees for a family reunion application for asylum seekers
The UK visa fees Pakistan 2019 for the post-flight non-settled person is Rs294,865/-. However, the application charges for the family reunion – other dependent relatives – is Rs75,120/-.
|Family Reunion Application Fee in Pakistani Rupees||GBP||PKR|
|Family reunion, under Part 11 of Asylum, Immigration Rules (pre-flight dependants)||Free of charge|
|Post flight- Non- Settled person||£1,523||PKR 294,865|
|Family reunion - other dependent relatives||£388||PKR 75,120|
Family members of the EEA and Swiss nationals
|EEA Family Permit Application Fee in Pakistani Rupees||GBP||PKR|
|Family member of an EEA national||Free of charge|
|Family member of a Swiss national||Free of charge|
|Parent / primary carer of an EEA national child||Free of charge|
PBS Tier 1 visa application fee in Pakistani Rupees
The UK visa fee Pakistan for Tier 1 Entrepreneur entry clearance applications is Rs197,674/-. Please note: from March 29, 2019, the Innovator visa has replaced PBS Tier 1 entrepreneur. Moreover, the application charges for Tier 1 Investor is Rs314,225/-.
|UK Visa Fee Pakistan 2019/20 for Tier - 1 in Pakistani Rupees||GBP||PKR|
|Tier 1 investor - main applicant and dependants||£1,623||PKR 314,225|
|Tier 1 entrepreneur - main applicant and each dependant||£1,021||PKR 197,674|
|Tier 1 graduate entrepreneur - apply (outside the UK) main applicant and dependants||£363||PKR 70,280|
|Tier 1 exceptional talent -Stage 1 - endorsement application - main applicant||£456||PKR 88,285|
|Tier 1 exceptional talent Stage 2 - entry clearance application - main applicant||£152||PKR 29,428|
|Tier 1 exceptional talent - subsequent applications||£608||PKR 117,714|
|Tier 1 exceptional talent – dependants||£608||PKR 117,714|
|Tier 1 (General) – dependants only||£1,021||PKR 197,674|
|Tier 1 Post Study Work - dependants only||£604||PKR 116,939|
Tier 2 Work Visa Application Fees from Pakistan 2019
Perhaps, the Tier 2 visa application cost is generally referred to as UK embassy work visa fees in Pakistan. Moreover, the Tier 2 visa application fees from Pakistan is also erroneously referred to as UK work permit fees in Pakistani rupees. Please note: PBS Tier 2 replaced the UK work permit route in 2008.
Accordingly, the Tier 2 application cost 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 Rs118,101. Moreover, the charges 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 Rs236,201/-.
Tier 2 ICT Graduate Trainee
Apparently, the UK work visa fees from Pakistan for Tier 2 ICT Graduate Trainee is Rs93,319/-.
Tier 2 General Shortage Occupation
The UK work visa fees for Pakistani passport holders in rupees for Tier 2 General shortage occupation is Rs89,834/- and Rs179,668/- where a certificate of sponsorship has been issued for a period of three years or less and 3 years or more, respectively.
|UK Visa Fee Pakistan 2019/20 for Tier - 2 in Pakistani Rupees||GBP||PKR|
|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
|Tier 2 (Intra-Company Transfer) - Graduate Trainee -|
main applicant and dependants
|Tier 2 (General) and Tier 2 (Intra-company Transfer) - Long Term Staff (over 3 years) -|
main applicant and dependants
|Tier 2 (General) - shortage occupation for a period of 3 years or less -|
main applicant and dependants
|Tier 2 (General) - shortage occupation for the period of more than 3 years -|
main applicant and dependants
PBS Tier 5 work visa fee in Pakistani Rupees
The UK visa fee Pakistan for Tier 5 main applicant and dependants is Rs47,240/- for Charity Worker, Creative and sporting, Government Authorised Exchange, Religious Worker, Youth Mobility Scheme and International Agreement.
|UK Visa Fee Pakistan 2019/20 for Tier - 5 in Pakistani Rupees||GBP||PKR|
|Tier 5 (Temporary Worker - Charity Worker) -|
main applicant and any dependents
|Tier 5 (Temporary Worker - Creative and sporting) -|
main applicant and any dependents
|Tier 5 (Temporary Worker - Government Authorised Exchange) visa -|
main applicant and any dependants
|Tier 5 (Temporary Worker - Religious Worker) -|
main applicant and any dependents
|Tier 5 applicant (Youth Mobility Scheme) -|
main applicant only
|Tier 5 (International Agreement) -|
main applicant and dependant
Please note the Points-based system (PBS) Tier 1, Tier 2 and Tier 5 application fee is also applicable to the Isle of Man. And Council of Europe Social Charter (CESC) discount of £55 applies to PBS main applicants except for PBS Tier 1 Investor.
Other work categories: UK visa fees Pakistan 2019
The application charges for Pakistani passport holders in rupees under two new routes i.e. Innovator and Start-up are Rs197,674/- and Rs70,280/- respectively. Moreover, if applicable, the UK start-up and innovator visa fee is subject to a CESC discount of £55 for the main applicant.
The UK ancestry visa fees in Pakistani Rupees is Rs99,902/-.
Furthermore, the UK visa fees Pakistan for Fisherman operating inside UK waters, an offshore worker, sheep shearer and an overseas domestic worker in a private household is Rs99,902/-. However, the UK visa fees Pakistan for a representative of overseas business and dependants is Rs118,101/-. And also for an employee of an overseas newspaper, news agency or broadcasting organisation.
|UK visa application fee Pakistan for Other Work Categories||GBP||PKR|
|Fisherman operating inside UK waters||£516||PKR 99,902|
|Offshore worker||£516||PKR 99,902|
|Overseas domestic worker in a private household||£516||PKR 99,902|
|Representative of overseas business and dependants||£610||PKR 118,101|
|An employee of an overseas newspaper, news agency or broadcasting organisation||£610||PKR 118,101|
|Sheep Shearer||£516||PKR 99,902|
|Turkish businessperson and dependants||Free of charge|
|UK ancestry||£516||PKR 99,902|
Other work categories – Jersey, Guernsey and the Isle of Man
The application fee for working in Jersey, Guernsey and Isle of Man in Pakistani Rupees is Rs118,101/-.
|Work visa application fee for Jersey, Guernsey and the Isle of Man||GBP||PKR|
|Work permit holder - Jersey and Guernsey: applicant and dependants||£610||PKR 118,101|
|Worker - Isle of Man||£610||PKR 118,101|
|Representitive of overseas business - Isle of Man||£610||PKR 118,101|
|Worker (Intra-Company Transfer) - Isle of Man||£610||PKR 118,101|
UK Visa Pakistan: Exemptions for UK Embassy Fees
The following types of applicants are exempt for UK Embassy Fees:
|UK Work Visa Applications Fee Exemption|
|Diplomatic Posting to the UK||Free of charge|
|Diplomatic Posting to the UK (Dependant)||Free of charge|
|Members of International Organisations on Official Visits||Free of charge|
|Official Transit through the UK||Free of charge|
|Official Visit to the UK||Free of charge|
Members of armed forces and their families (non-settlement)
|Applications by Members of armed forces and their families (non-settlement)||GBP||PKR|
|HM Forces personnel or Member of foreign armed force - exempt from immigration control||Free of charge|
|Dependants of exempt international forces applying under Part 10 of Appendix Armed Forces||£516||PKR 99,902|
Other UK visa fees from Pakistan
Apparently, the fees for a Single entry visa to replace a biometric residence permit is Rs29,816/-. Moreover, the fees in Pakistan Rupees for Receiving/handling/ forwarding applications on behalf of Commonwealth Countries/Overseas Territories is Rs27,299/-.
The fees in Pakistani Rupees 2019 for less frequent types of applications such as the Right of abode – certificate of entitlement is Rs75,120/-. Moreover, the fees in Pakistani Rupees for vignette transfer (transfer of a valid visa vignette to a new passport or replace a lost/stolen document) is Rs29,816/-.
|Other UK Visa Fee||GBP||PKR|
|FCO Strategic performance fund and bilateral projects||Free of charge|
|Single entry visa to replace a biometric residence permit||£154||PKR 29,816|
|Receiving/handling/ forwarding applications on behalf of|
Commonwealth Countries/Overseas Territories
|User Pays Visa Application Centre (VAC) Fee (also applicable to EC applications to|
the Isle of Man, Baliwick of Jersey and Bailiwick of Gurnsey)
|Right of abode - certificate of entitlement||£388||PKR 75,120|
|Vignette transfer (transfer of a valid visa vignette to a new passport or replace a|
Priority Visa Fees from Pakistan
The priority service fees from Pakistan is Rs42,594/- for a non-settlement application such as visitor, work and study. Moreover, for settlement applications such as spouse and other family members, the priority service charges are Rs110,937/-.
|UK Priority Service Fee in Pakistan 2019/20||GBP||INR|
|UK priority visa fee from Pakistan for settlement applications||£573||110,937|
|UK priority visa fees in Pakistani rupees 2019 for non-settlement||£220||42,594|
|Super Priority Service||£956||185,089|
|International contact centre - via telephone (per minute)||£1.37||265|
|International contact centre - via email (per query)||£5||1,061|
|Registered Traveller (UK only) - adult||£50||9,680|
|Registered Traveller (UK only) - child||£24||4,647|
|Registered Traveller (UK only) - registration of new documents||£20||3,872|
What is the Premium or Express visa from Pakistan?
Perhaps, a great majority of applicants erroneously refer UK priority visa as premium or express visa from Pakistan. Therefore, the UK premium or express visa fees are the same as that for the priority visa. Accordingly, the UK premium or express visa fee is Rs42,594/- and Rs110,937/- for non-settlement and settlement applications, respectively.
Who may use priority visa service from Pakistan?
Perhaps, it is advisable to use UK priority service to fast track only a straightforward application from Pakistan. A straightforward application means that the credentials of the applicant are immaculate, without any past refusals and adverse immigration history. Moreover, purchasing priority service does not influence the result.
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