UK Visa Application Center has started accepting visa applications today at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Maldives. The center will collect biometric samples and the necessary documents from applicants in order to issue the visas.
The Center will be open till tomorrow and will take the biometric enrolments and documents from all applicants who have made prior appointments.
Government of the United Kingdom has established the Visa Application Center in the Maldives on the request of the Maldivian Government in order to ease the process for those applying for UK visas, especially for Maldivians going to the United Kingdom for higher studies.
The Maldives Government sees this as an important step in strengthening the services provided to Maldivians as part of President Yameen’s Foreign Policy.