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Points-based system, Tier 1 (also applicable to the Isle of Man)

Visa types Visa application fee (USD) Visa application guide
Tier 1 (Investor) - main applicant and dependants 2050 Visa application guide
Tier 1 (Entrepreneur) - dependants only 1297 Visa application guide
Tier 1 (Graduate Entrepreneur) - dependants only 473 Visa application guide
Tier 1 (Exceptional Talent) - main applicant - where Approval Letter is required 209 Visa application guide
Approval letter from a competent body in respect of an initial application for Tier 1 (Exceptional Talent) 571 Visa application guide
Tier 1 (Exceptional Talent) - main applicant - where Approval Letter is not required 780 Visa application guide
Tier 1 (Exceptional Talent) - dependants only 780 Visa application guide

Work - applications made outside the UK (also applicable in the Isle of Man)

Visa types Visa application fee (USD) Visa application guide
Skilled Worker where a certificate of sponsorship has been issued for three years or less - main applicant and dependants 782 Visa application guide
Global Business Mobility – Senior or Specialist Worker - up to 3 years - main applicant and dependants 782 Visa application guide
T2 Minister of Religion - main applicant and dependants 782 Visa application guide
Skilled Worker, where a certificate of sponsorship has been issued for over three years - main applicant and dependants 1546 Visa application guide
Global Business Mobility – Senior or Specialist Worker – more than 3 years - main applicant and dependants 1546 Visa application guide
International Sportsperson, where a certificate of sponsorship has been issued for 12 months or less - main applicant and dependants 324 Visa application guide
International Sportsperson, where a certificate of sponsorship has been issued for over 12 months  - main applicant and dependants 782 Visa application guide
Skilled Worker - shortage occupation where a certificate of sponsorship has been issued for three years or less  - main applicant and dependants 600 Visa application guide
Skilled Worker, shortage occupation where a certificate of sponsorship has been issued for over three years  - main applicant and dependants 1180 Visa application guide
Skilled Worker - Health and Care Visa - where a certificate of sponsorship has been issued for three years or less - main applicant and dependants 309 Visa application guide
Skilled Worker - Health and Care Visa - where a certificate of sponsorship has been issued for over three years - main applicant and dependants 600 Visa application guide
Skilled Worker - Shortage Occupation - Health and Care Visa - where a certificate of sponsorship has been issued for three years or less - main applicant and dependants 309 Visa application guide
Skilled Worker - Shortage Occupation - Health and Care Visa - where a certificate of sponsorship has been issued for over three years - main applicant and dependants 600 Visa application guide
Global Business Mobility – Graduate Trainee - main applicant and dependants 324 Visa application guide
Global Business Mobility – Service Supplier - main applicant and dependants 324 Visa application guide
Global Business Mobility – UK Expansion Worker - main applicant and dependants 324 Visa application guide
Global Business Mobility – Secondment Worker - main applicant and dependants 324 Visa application guide
High Potential Individual - main applicant and dependants 895 Visa application guide
Scale-up - main applicants and dependants 895 Visa application guide

Temporary Work (also applicable to Isle of Man)

Visa types Visa application fee (USD) Visa application guide
Temporary Work - Charity Work - main applicant and any dependents 324 Visa application guide
Temporary Work - Creative Worker - main applicant and any dependents 324 Visa application guide
Temporary Work - Government Authorised Exchange visa - main applicant and any dependants 324 Visa application guide
Temporary Work - Religious Worker - main applicant and any dependents 324 Visa application guide
Temporary Work - Youth Mobility Scheme - main applicant only 324 Visa application guide
Temporary Worker - Seasonal Work - main applicant only 324 Visa application guide
Temporary Work - International Agreement - main applicant and dependant 324 Visa application guide

Other work categories

Visa types Visa application fee (USD) Visa application guide
Offshore worker 665 Visa application guide
Overseas domestic worker in a private household 665 Visa application guide
Representative of an overseas business - main applicant and dependants 782 Visa application guide
An employee of an overseas newspaper, news agency or broadcasting organisation 782 Visa application guide
Sheep Shearer 665 Visa application guide
UK ancestry 665 Visa application guide
Innovator - main applicant and dependants 1297 Visa application guide
Start-up - main applicant and dependants 473 Visa application guide
Global Talent - main applicant - where Approval Letter is required 209 Visa application guide
Approval letter from a competent body in respect of an initial application for Global Talent 571 Visa application guide
Global Talent - main applicant - where Approval Letter is not required 780 Visa application guide
Global Talent - dependants only 780 Visa application guide

Other work categories – Jersey, Guernsey and the Isle of Man

Visa types Visa application fee (USD) Visa application guide
Work permit holder - Baliwick of Jersey and Baliwick of Guernsey - main applicant and dependants 782 Visa application guide
Application for entry clearance to enter the Baliwick of Jersey and Bailiwick of Guernsey for the purposes of work permit employment for a period of 12 months or less - main applicant and dependants 324 Visa application guide
Application for entry clearance to enter the Bailiwick of Jersey and Bailiwick of Guernsey for the purposes of low-skilled work permit employment for a period of 12 months or less - main applicant and dependants 324 Visa application guide
Worker - Isle of Man - main applicant and dependants 782 Visa application guide
Representitive of overseas business - Isle of Man - main applicant and dependants 782 Visa application guide

Exempt

Visa types Visa application fee (USD) Visa application guide
Diplomatic Posting to the UK Free of charge Visa application guide
Diplomatic Posting to the UK (Dependant) Free of charge Visa application guide
Members of International Organisations on Official Visits Free of charge Visa application guide
Official Transit through the UK Free of charge Visa application guide
Official Visit to the UK Free of charge Visa application guide

Members of armed forces and their families (non-settlement)

Visa types Visa application fee (USD) Visa application guide
HM Forces personnel or Member of foreign armed force - exempt from immigration control Free of charge Visa application guide
Dependants of exempt international forces applying under Part 10 of Appendix Armed Forces 665 Visa application guide

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