UKVI

0844 826 8363

You can get in touch with the UKVI contact number on 0844 826 8363. The UKVI is the UK governments Visa and Immigration department.

UKVI Contact Numbers

Department
Phone Number
Opening Times
Customer Services
0844 826 8363
Mon-Thur 9am-4.45pm
Fri 9am-4.30pm
Citizenship and Nationality
0843 596 3601
Mon-Thur 9am-4.45pm
Fri 9am-4.30pm
Immigration
0843 596 3602
Mon-Thur 9am-4.45pm
Fri 9am-4.30pm
Sponsoring
0843 596 3603
Mon-Thur 9am-4.45pm
Fri 9am-4.30pm
Visas
0843 596 3604
Mon-Thur 9am-4.45pm
Fri 9am-4.30pm
Complaints
0843 596 3605
Mon-Thur 9am-4.45pm
Fri 9am-4.30pm

UKVI Customer Services Contact Number

You can call the UKVI contact number for their customer services team on 0844 826 8363. The customer services team deals with any general inquiries regarding any of their services and procedures. You can also call to ask any questions in relation to your VISA, right to work, immigration status etc. If you know which department you would like to take to you can ask to be transferred once on the phone to customer services or check the table above.

Citizenship and Nationality

You can call the Citizenship and Nationality department on 0843 596 3601. The department can be called regarding any inquiries on your citizenship or nationality inquiries as well as if you would like to have dual citizenship or become a UK citizen, they will be able to explain the process to you and help you get started. You can also inquire about what your citizenship or nationality means for you whilst you’re in the UK with a VISA etc.

Immigration

You call the immigration department on 0843 596 3602. The immigration team deals with all immigration-related issues such as general inquiries as well as specific cases of immigration, helping immigrants settle into their new homes and finding them accommodation. You can call the team if you have any questions, you would like to help out or you have some concerns.

Sponsoring

You can call the sponsoring team on 0843 596 3603. The sponsoring team helps people sponsor and employee or students who would like to study or work in the UK. You can inquire about applying for a sponsor licence to allow you to sponsor foreign worker/students to come and work or study in the UK. You can also find out what being a sponsor means and the responsibilities of this.

Visas

Get in touch with the VISA department by calling 0843 596 3604. The VISA department deals with all VISA applications and inquiries. You can call if you would like to check your VISA status, you would like to apply for a different type of VISA to work or study etc., you would like like to know how long you have left on your VISA, you would like to renew your VISA or you have some other requests, questions or issues regarding your VISA. If you or your partner has a temporary UK VISA and you have separated or divorced you need to inform the VISA department.

Complaints

If you have any complaints regarding any of the services or policies used by the UKVI you can file a formal complaint by calling 0843 596 3605. You will need to explain what it is you’re complaining about whether it is a general issue you have or a personal problem you have had with their services such as discrimination or wrong treatment from their staff. You may also need to provide some personal details, contact details and details of your citizenship, nationality and VISA status in the UK.