Visa Information & Requirement
Blended Finance Africa – UK Visa Requirements for Conference Attendance
We encourage and welcome delegates from around the world to take part in BFA event. Kindly be informed that all participants are responsible for their travelling costs.
Delegates traveling to the conference from outside the UK are strongly advised to check the latest UK Border Agency guidance for entry into the country.
Nationals or citizens of some countries need a visa to enter the UK. Attending conferences is currently classed as a Business Visitor activity. It is the responsibility of individual delegates to ensure that they satisfy the requirements for entry into the UK. Note that processing a visa application can take up to 12 weeks – delegates are strongly advised to apply as soon as possible.