45. Visitors to the United Kingdom.

(vii)     Persons Seeking to Enter or Remain for Visits

45.     Visitors to the United Kingdom.

A visitor is defined as someone who is coming to the United Kingdom, usually for up to six months, for a temporary purpose1. Visitors cannot work or study in the United Kingdom unless this is specifically allowed as a permitted activity2. A person who wishes to enter the United Kingdom as a visitor must have permission to do so which may be granted in the form of a visit visa or as leave to enter3. A visa national4 must obtain a visit