Please note all the below services are optional and applicants are requested to seek detailed information about various services from the officers at the counters.
Express Updates & Delivery Services
Express Updates via Text Messages:
The Text Message service offered at the Visa Centres can be availed at the time when you submit your application. There will be a package of 3 (Three) text messages to keep you up-to-date on the various stages of your application from submission stage to final stage (collection/courier) – without visiting the application centre or checking online through the online tracking module. The cost of this Text Package will be £1.44 per text message along with email (inclusive of VAT). Please ask your Visa Centre agent for more details on this service at the time of submitting your application. Please note that the number you provide when choosing this service must be correct otherwise there will be a delivery failure in the texts alert messages.
Express Courier Delivery Service:
You can choose to have your passport couriered back to your address by choosing this service at the time you submit your application. Our agents in the centre will collect the required address from you and your passport will be returned through DX courier service. Please note that any errors in the address given would result in the contents not being delivered on-time or correctly. Courier services are offered at a fixed rate of £14.80 for 24hrs Delivery Service & £8.00 for 3 day Delivery Service. (Inclusive of VAT). Please note this is an optional service, alternatively applicants can provide self- addressed SDE (Royal mail Envelope)
Digital Photo Booth
Self Service coin operated vending machine that is designed to view their image on a screen before selecting the best photo. Using the booth is simplicity itself and the photo's come out dry in 45 seconds. You can get photographs instantly at a nominal cost of a £10.00.
The cost of coin-operated unit is 25p per sheet for A4 size. Coins are inserted into the coin-operated unit attached to Machine. Do not insert more cash than you need for the copies you require. The units do not give change and refunds cannot be given for unused value.
*These products are not authorised or regulated by the Financial Services Authority (FSA) and are not protected by the Financial Services Compensation Scheme (FSCS).