The UK EVW (electronic visa waiver for the UK) is an electronic travel authorization which allows citizens of Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, and the United Arab Emirates to travel to the United Kingdom.
The UK visa waiver online allows eligible citizens to travel to the UK for purposes of tourism, business, to study, or for medical treatment.
The government of the United Kingdom introduced the UK tourist visa waiver online to facilitate the process of obtaining travel authorization for the UK for citizens of eligible countries.
The traveler visa waiver for the UK is a single entry authorization which allows a maximum stay of 6 months in the country and is valid for 6 months from the date of arrival in the United Kingdom.
Eligible travelers can apply through the simple UK EVW application online. It only takes a few minutes to complete the UK visa waiver application with personal, passport and travel information. Applicants are also required to answer a few security-related questions in order to submit the form and receive an approved tourist visa waiver for the UK via email.
Eligible citizens are able to apply for the EVW for the UK between 3 months and 48 hours before the intended date of arrival. UK EVW registrations are normally processed within 24 hours.
EVW-eligible citizens who wish to stay in the country for longer periods and purposes such as to work may require a visa for the UK, and should contact their nearest UK Embassy or Consulate for further information.