Invitation Letters

International travellers  may need a formal letter of invitation to support their visa applications for entry into the United Kingdom. Note: The official invitation letter will only be issued if your registration fees are paid in full.

Letters of invitation are issued every Friday. No invitation letters will be issued after Friday, April 27, 2018. After we have received your information, you will receive the invitation letter by e-mail in PDF format within 5 business days. If you require a hard copy version of the formal letter of invitation, you will be required to prepay mailing fees. For inquiries, please contact

Insurance and healthcare

We encourage all Congress participants and accompanying persons to consider travel and medical insurance before or when booking your trip to Glasgow. Insurance can cover a loss incurred in the event of cancellation, medical expenses, or damage to or loss of personal effects.

You are invited to visit the Overseas Visitors page on the Scottish Government website here for more information.


The WFH 2018 World Congress is supported by the Glasgow City
Council and VisitScotland

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