Visit for Business

When visiting the UK for business activities, you need to

  • Check if you need a visa to visit the UK
  • Check you meet the eligibility requirements for a Standard Visitor visa
  • Apply for a Standard Visitor visa – if you need one

You can visit the UK for up to 6 months to do the following business activities:

  • attend interviews, meetings, conferences and seminars
  • negotiate and sign deals and contracts
  • attend trade fairs to promote your business (you cannot sell things),
  • get work-related training if you’re employed overseas and the training is not available in your home country,
  • give a one-off or short series of talks as long as they’re not for profit or a commercial event (you must not be paid),
  • carry out site visits and inspections,
  • oversee the delivery of goods and services provided by a UK company to your overseas company or organisation,
  • deliver training or share knowledge on internal projects with UK employees of the company you work for overseas,
  • install, dismantle, repair, service or advise on equipment, computer software and hardware, if your overseas company has a contract with a UK company or organization.

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