I am an Australian citizen and my Grandfather was born in the UK and am therefore eligible to apply for an ancestry visa. However when applying there does not seem to be an ancestry visa category.

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What do I need to select when applying for an ancestry visa?

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    Did you look at all the categories? An ancestry visa allows you to work, but it is not a work visa.
    – phoog
    Nov 30, 2015 at 16:56
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    I thought the Ancestry Visa was a settlement visa.
    – ouflak
    Dec 1, 2015 at 12:03
  • @ouflak I'd have thought so too, but it did not appear to be listed in that category either.
    – phoog
    Dec 1, 2015 at 13:17

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It's under Work -> Non Points Based Working Visas -> UK Ancestry

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