The UK Border Agency at the British Consulate General in New York is offering a by appointment only walk-in service for PBS Tier 4 students at the following times:
  • 15 June 2009 - 30 September 2009
  • Tuesday - Thursday 10.00-11.00am only (no late arrivals will be admitted)
How do I book an appointment?
Before you submit an email request for an appointment you must:
  1. Complete an online application for PBS Tier 4
  2. Pay the fee online with your credit card
  3. Submit your biometrics (fingerprints) at an application support centre
  4. You will need to quote the unique GWF number found on the confirmation email (sent to you on submission of the electronic application).
If you wish to make an appointment, please email us at [email protected]. The subject line should read PBS Tier 4 and also quote your GWF application number.

You must have a copy of your appointment confirmation from this office to gain entry.

Applications will be processed and assessed on the day of your appointment. We cannot guarantee that you will be given a decision the same day.

You will be informed, on presentation of your documentation, when your application is likely to be completed.

The address of the British Consulate-General in New York is as follows:

845 Third Avenue
New York
NY 10022