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British families could be required to put up a cash deposit of as much as £1,000 when relatives visit from outside the European Union.
The money would act as a guarantee that they will return home at the end of their stay, under proposals floated by ministers.
The standard visa time for non-EU tourists could also be slashed from six months to three in a bid to crack down on illegal immigration and working.