United Kingdom


JIDS CAN  process UK VISAS Nationwide.  All nationality’s 

  • US passport must be signed, valid for at least 6 months and with at least 2-3 blank visa pages not amendment pages in passport. If your passport does not meet the requirements, we can assist with obtaining new passport, passport renewal or add additional pages for a valid US passport.

Entry Requirements for US Citizens:

  • Valid, signed US passport
  • No tourist visa required if staying up to 6 months, period of stay will be determined by immigration officer upon arrival.
  • No business visa required if staying up to 6 months, period of stay will be determined by immigration officer upon arrival.
  • Tourist/Business visa is required for over 90 days stay.

Please note: The United Kingdom. Visas for long stay ,student or work visas for example require finger printing.


Check if your nationality needs a visa ,call JIDS. If yes use guidelines below:

Visa Requirements:

011_yes-128Valid, signed passport (6 months validity)

NON US CITIZENS: Additional requirements

  • If you’re a United States Alien resident, ORIGINAL and a copy of Residence Card must be attached to your application.  Notarized copy is acceptable.
  • If you’re a United States Visa holder, a copy of your U.S. Visa must be attached to your application.

011_yes-128Applicants MUST REGISTER and do APPLICATION

Application.  Online READ BEFORE YOU BEGIN

How long it takes you to complete the application will depend on your particular situation. You will be able to save your application and come back to it another time if you need to.

If you are inactive for 25 minutes you will be automatically logged out.

To apply for a visit visa to the UK, you need to:

  • complete the application form and answer in English SIGN ONCE PRINTED
  • pay for the visa fee online (in most cases) Give proof of payment to JIDS
  • provide your bio metrics (fingerprints and facial photograph) Give proof to JIDS(paper with red stamp from bio metrics center)

Credit Card accepted for fees online.

BEGIN start their application form on gov.uk (https://www.gov.uk/standard-visitor-visa). They will be given options to purchase Priority Service at the end of the form, which they can opt to do so or instead select “Standard”.

After the payments are finalized, they will select an option to book appointment for BIO-METRICS and register with commercial partner, whereby they will be routed to VFS’s new appointment management system. Here they will register, book appointment, and purchase any additional services required (PRIORITY PAYMENT is required for JIDS to submit your documents)

  • Must purchase Priority service $292.00 and up/ may vary according to nationality and /or type service requested
  • $95.00 Submission Fee online from a third registered party will be paid by JIDS on your behalf.

011_yes-128See digital image requirements: Passport Photo Requirements.  (NO TEETH showing)

 Photo Requirement

Applicant must submit (1) color, passport style 2 x 2 photograph.The photos must be recent within 6 months, and generally not the same photo as in the passport.

Please contact us for work visa, or if you are not a US citizen.

If Business Cover Letter from the U.S. Company

This letter must be on your company letterhead.

This letter must be sign by someone other than the applicant.

Must be an original signed document.

See example below:

Example of Business Letter

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most recent bank statement or pay stubs.

011_yes-128ORDER FORM then PRINT to include with documents.

COPIES of all documents included in your package to JIDS. If copies are not included then a $10.00 copy fee will be applied.

Mandatory order form, which must be included with your original documents to JIDS.

011_yes-128If travel is for tourism

  1. A hotel reservation/confirmation of tour,
  2. most recent bank statement,suggest 3 months
  3. letter of employment.
  4. Flight itinerary

011_yes-128Register with the US Embassy in the countries you will visit.

Give yourself peace of mind !

Simply fill out this form STEP FORM

and let JIDS will do it for you $20.00

The Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) allows U.S. citizens and nationals traveling abroad to enroll their trip with the nearest U.S. Embassy or Consulate. Help the U.S. Embassy contact you in an emergency. Read more…..

Health Requirements:

Vaccinations are NOT required unless travel is from or through an infected area.

Visit the Center for Disease Control: CDC.GOV for complete health requirements.

011_yes-128Fees and processing time:

Consular and Priority fees must be paid directly online with your credit card.

Minimum process is 5 days and it varies by nationality and is at the discretion of the consulate, and rush fees will apply.

Please NOTE: Embassy fees may change without notice. JIDS does not assume any responsibility for changes. The above fees DO NOT include JIDS service fees, or return mail fees.

011_yes-128For Just-In Document Service, Inc. service fee

please refer to our pricing page or call us (914) 592-2760.

011_yes-128Return Shipping fees:

Federal Express starting at $29.95 for priority Weekday Delivery based on zip code.Special Deliveries of Federal Express VARY (Ex. SATURDAY DELIVERY OR 8AM DELIVERY, call for rates).RESIDENT home deliveries are an additional $3.00 to have signature required.Verify SIGNATURE OR NO SIGNATURE must be selected.
You can include a printed air bill to avoid additional charges.  Account numbers without air bill will be charged $5.00.

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