Last updated: 01:03 PM ET, Mon June 06 2016

Visa Application Centers Speeding Up Process for Travel to UK

Destination & Tourism | Donald Wood | June 06, 2016

Visa Application Centers Speeding Up Process for Travel to UK

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For travelers applying for work, travel or study visas for the United Kingdom, commercial service provider VFS Global is offering short-notice visa applications in Los Angeles, New York and Washington. D.C.

The Premium Application Centers will help travelers have their visa applications considered within 24 hours following submission at one of the approved facilities. The new service will be targeted toward students, business travelers, film crews, artists, musicians and other professionals traveling to the United Kingdom.

The services offered at the Premium Application Centers in Los Angeles, New York City and Washington, D.C. include super priority visa service, priority visa service, flexible appointment choices, walk-in appointments, flexible hours, biometric enrolment, digital assistance, courier service and so much more.

“The Premium Application Centers are convenient for many UK-bound travelers in the New York, Washington and Los Angeles areas who will be able to get their visas processed within 24 hours for the first time,” VFS Global COO Chris Dix wrote in a statement. “These centers will cater to the growing demand for more personalized services for busy customers who have to make unplanned journeys to the UK or who are under time pressure.”

For more information on the visa application process, check out the official website of VFS Global.


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