Business visitors

  • This category is suitable for people coming to the UK to do business (e.g. attend meetings, negotiate and make contracts). These activities are listed as Permissible Activities in the Immigration Rules. Please note that if you intend to undertake paid or unpaid employment in the UK or/and produce goods or provide services during your visit, it will be necessary to apply for different type of visa under the appropriate Tier of the Points Based System.


  • Under this category could also apply Academic Visitors coming to the UK to undertake research or to take part in formal exchange schemes with their UK counterparts. Like other Business visitors, Academic visitors cannot receive remuneration from a UK source when they are in the UK but may receive reasonable expenses.


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