The UK has launched a new two-year visit visa for Chinese nationals. Home Office said that the new visa will cost £85 and will enable successful applicants to make multiple trips to the UK.
“The launch of this new visa enhances our excellent visa service by offering better value for money and more flexible travel for Chinese visitors, while ensuring that the UK border is protected,” Immigration Minister James Brokenshire said. “The number of Chinese visitors to the UK is rising year on year and this visa will allow Chinese visitors to further take advantage of the opportunities the UK has to offer for both tourism and business purposes.”
The new visa will be issued to Chinese nationals who would like to come to the UK for tourism, business, to attend conferences or to investigate setting up a business.