UK Visa for under 18

All children under the age of 18 are required to appear at Voya Visa with both of their birth-parents for all types of visa applications. If only one parent is able to attend with the child, the absent parents should submit higher consent letter signed by a solicitor or notary (Notary Services) and also it should be apostiled or legalised by authorised Government. Only consent letter signed by Notary from Turkiye will be accepted without apostilled . Please provide us original and copied of all documents with your other necessary documents.

Documents required for children under 18:

  1. Original birth certificate (and certified translation of non UK birth certificates) and photocopies of all pages . Please also make sure you bring photocopy of all original documents with you . We cannot make exceptions for children without birth certificates. A letter from the hospital is not acceptable. You may contact your Consulate to obtain a family certificate. The certificate must have both parents names.
  2. Photocopy of both parents’ passport/ID.
  3. Adoption decree (with adopting parents’ names) Only if applicable.
  4. Court order establishing custody or guardianship.
  5. The absent parent’ written consent letter done by a solicitor or notary and also it should be apostiled or legalised by authorised Government. Only consent letter signed by Notary from Turkiye will be accepted without apostilled . Please provide us original and copied of all documents with your other necessary documents.
  6. Court Order granting sole custody to the applying parent.
  7. Judicial declaration of incompetence of absent parent or
  8. Death certificate of absent parent.
  9. Foster care documents from the related authorities in UK.
  10. If the parent’s name is not the same as child’s last name, documentation that will link parent’s names or link parent to the child (marriage/divorce certificate, court order)

Please note that we cannot apply for children without a birth-certificate. You will simply be rejected by the authorities. This is the most crucial document required for children’s visa applications to ensure the safety and security of all children.