Omani passport holders can now apply for a UK EVW which allows them to enter the United Kingdom without the hassle of going to a UK visa application centre. The UK visa waiver for Oman allows visitors to enter the country for tourism, business, studying, and for short-term medical treatment.
The UK EVW for Omanis is quick and simple to apply for. The UK EVW application form only takes a matter of minutes to complete and applications are normally processed within 24 hours. Omani visitors can spend up to 6 months in the country with the visa waiver.
How to apply for a UK visa waiver from Oman
Omani nationals can apply for a UK visa waiver between 3 months and 48 hours before travelling to the UK.
Completing the form is straightforward. Applicants simply need to enter the required information, including the following details:
- Full name
- Date of birth
- Passport details
- Travel plans
There are also some health and security-related questions. All the provided information is screened using security databases.
Applicants should answer all the questions fully and accurately to avoid complications. Mistakes can lead to delays in the process and even rejections in some cases.
It is simple to apply for a UK tourist visa from Oman. It just involves a few steps:
- Complete the online UK visa application form for Oman
- Revise all the information on the form to ensure its accuracy
- Pay the UK EVW fee using a credit or debit card
- Download and print a copy of the UK EVW for Omani citizens
- Present the visa waiver at the UK border to gain entry
Electronic visa waiver UK requirements for Omanis
To successfully apply for the visa waiver, applicants need to meet all EWV UK requirements. Omani travellers need to have a valid passport and pay a fee using a credit or debit card.
Each traveller needs their own UK EVW regardless of age. Parents cannot include their children on their visa waiver. However, parents/guardians can complete the application on their child’s behalf.
The passport details on the UK EVW (as entered on the application form) must match the traveller’s passport. For this reason, applicants should pay special care to this section of the form.
Travelling to the United Kingdom from Oman
Once an application has been submitted and approved, a link is sent to the applicant who can download and print a copy of the UK tourist visa. Omani visitors can enter the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland by presenting the visa waiver, along with the corresponding passport, at the border.
The UK EVW allows Omanis to enter for 6 months for tourism, business, studying, and for short-term medical treatment. For longer lengths of time or for other reasons, there are various other UK visa types.
The UK is in Europe but it is not part of the Schengen Area. This means that the UK EVW cannot be used to enter any of the 26 countries in the Schengen zone.