UK Visa Fees

The UKVI (UK Visas and Immigration) charge a fee in Pounds Sterling (GBP) to cover the administration costs incurred in handling visa applications. This administration fee then fluctuates on a monthly basis to reflect our local South African Rand (ZAR) rate.

This website serves as a reliable source of summarized information with the intent to make the travel experience that much easier. Further to this, this site serves to introduce Move Up’s product offers and solutions available.

Consulate rate of exchange: GBP1.00 = ZAR18.79
Last Edited: 2 July 2018
Visa Category UKVI Fee (GBP)** Move Up Case Fee Total
UK Visitor Visas
6 Month Visitor Visa R1 804 ( £96 ) R 1 200 R3 004
2 Year Visitor Visa R 6 764 ( £360) R 1800 R8 564
5 Year Visitor Visa R12 307 (£655) R 2600 R14 907
10 Year Visitor Visa R15 445 ( £822) R 3700 R19 145
Direct Airside Transit Visa R676 ( £36 ) R 900 R1 576
Visitor In Transit Visa R1 240 ( £66 ) R 1 300 R 2 540
British Passports
Case A: Recent Renewal of British Passport R2 330 (£124) R1 650 R3 980
Case B: Past Renewal of British Passport R2 330 (£124) R3 000 R5 330
Case C: First Time British Passport R2 330 (£124) R3 000 R5 330
Case D: Lost or Stolen British Passport R2 330 (£124) R3 000 R5 330
Employment
UK Ancestry – Main Applicant R 9 977 ( £531) R 4 800 R14 777
UK Ancestry – Family Dependent* R 9 977 ( £531) R 2 800 R12 777
Business Representatives – Main Applicant R11 800 ( £628) R27 900 R39 700
Business Representatives – Family Dependent* R11 800 ( £628) R 9 700 R21 500
Tier 1 Highly Valued – Main Applicant R19 767 (£1052) R37 500 R57 267
Tier 1 Highly Valued – Family Dependent* R19 767 (£1052) R12 800 R32 567
Tier 2 Skilled – Main Applicant R11 800 ( £628) R16 500 R28 300
Tier 2 Skilled – Family Dependent* R11 800 ( £628) R 3 700 R15 500
Tier 4 Student – Main Applicant R 6 480 ( £345) R15 800 R22 280
Tier 4 Student – Family Dependent* R 6 727 ( £358) R12 300 R19 027
Tier 5 Youth Mobility R 4 716 ( £251) R14 800 R19 516
Settlement
Dependents of UK Settled Persons – Main Applicant R29 482 (£1569) R13 700 R43 182
Dependents of UK Settled Persons – Family Dependent* R29 482 (£1569) R 8 300 R37 782
Dependents of EU Passport Holders – Main Applicant None R 4 800 R 4 800
Dependents of EU Passport Holders – Family Dependent* None R 1 800 R 1 800

*Please note that “Family Dependent” is defined as married dependent and shared biological minor dependent. Different case fees apply to unmarried dependent and adopted, step and sole biological minor dependents.

**Please also note that the declared UKVI fee is inclusive of 3% international bank charge fee incurred in processing visa and passport payments.

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Fees taken from: https://visa-fees.homeoffice.gov.uk/

Details regarding UK Home Office exchange policy changes (effective Oct 2017) can be found here.

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