25 Aug Additional fees to be paid when applying in particular UK visa centres
On 25 August 2015 the Home Office announced, that as of 1 September 2015 (after midnight UK time) an additional fees of £52 will have to be paid by an applicant on top of the UKVI fees when submitting an application for a visa to the UK.
The affected UK visa application centres are:
– China: Jinan (As of 1 October 2015)
– Germany: Dusseldorf
– India: Jalandhar
– Italy: Roma
– Japan: Osaka
– Poland: Warsaw
– Russia: Rostov
– Saudi Arabia: Al Khobar;
– Spain: Madrid
– Switzerland: Zurich
– Turkey: Izmir
The fees of £52 will cover the cost of operating application centres in the above cities in order for applicants do not travel long distances or to another country to apply for a UK visa.