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Questions tagged [dual-nationality]

Issues that arise from having more than one passport, usually during immigration and visa processing.

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Dual citizenship different information

I have two passports ( Yemen & Somalia) I entered Egypt with my Yemen passport I’m going to Germany for family reunion but the visa is on my Somali passport The issue is I have different date ...
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Can a dual national of UK and Colombia enter Colombia with an ID and/or an expired Colombian passport?

I have a British passport which is valid and a Colombian passport that is expired, my Colombian Identity card (Cedula) is valid. I will be travelling at the end of November to Colombia. Will I be ...
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Can my husband who is Australian travel for more than 90 days to Schengen with me a dual citizen to without visa

I'm a dual citizen of Britain and Australia (we live and always have lived in Australia). My husband and I want to travel in Schengen countries without having to worry about 90 day limit or hopping to ...
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How do I fix my immigration status if I have been admitted into the US as a foreign national, when I am a US dual national?

I am an American/Australian citizen. I have had two American passports as a kid and teen, but have lived in Australia most of my life, and in America as a teen for three years. I did not have my ...
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Duel citizen US/Japan Can I use my Japanese passport to enter China?

Duel citizen US/Japan. Can I use my Japanese passport to enter China 16 days? My flight is a round trip from US. I’m under 15.
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ESTA revoked. Can I enter on another passport?

My boyfriend overstayed his visa in the US without realizing (long story) and he was traveling on his British passport via ESTA. His ESTA was revoked as a result. He has now applied for a visa on his ...
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Dual Citizenship - only one passport problem

I retain citizenship in both the UK and the US. I live and study in the UK, and my parents are both English, with British passports. Essentially, I have received my declaration and attended the ...
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Can a dual national child enter the UK without a British passport?

My daughter was born this year in South Africa. I'm a British citizen with British passport and permanent residency in the UK. My partner is South African and we are in the process of getting her a ...
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Applying to US Visa-Waiver program with two passports, one of which is expired

I am going to travel to USA in December and as Italian citizen I qualify for the Visa-Waiver program (I also meet the other requirements). The thing is that I am also an Argentinian citizen, but my ...
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Dual national UK and Australia

I am a dual national currently living in the UK and I hold UK and Australian passports. I am planning a holiday to Australia soon. However, my Australian passport is in my maiden name (UK passport in ...
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Leaving USA to go to Brazil. Also have Irish Passport which doesn't need a visa for Brazil [duplicate]

Airline ticket was booked with USA Passport. Brazil requires Visa for USA Citizens. I have an Irish Passport. Irish Citizens do not need Visas to visit Brazil. How does USA Airline handle that? Do I ...
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I have British and South african passports would I qualify for a VWP

I am going on holiday to USA and intend using my British passport. I also have a South African passport and have dual citizenship. Would I be able to get a visa waiver or would I have to get a ...
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US Citizen Departing on a non-US Passport [duplicate]

I am a US citizen holding multiple passports. The problem is that my US passport is getting very full despite having 6 more years on it. There are Visas on my passport which I do not want to lose ...
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Dual national (France-Philippines) travelling to a third country (Morocco, with previous travel history) [duplicate]

Been reading the threads here for a while and this is the first time I am posting. I would like to ask for your help in finding an answer to my question: I am Philippine-born and a dual citizen of ...
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My country does not allow Dual nationality…but my 2nd country has no issue [duplicate]

My original country does not allow dual nationality but the adopted country does. I have visas for US & Canada on my original country passport and i need them to visit these countries, my new ...
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Is it mandatory, for a dual citizen, to have a NICOP to enter/exit Pakistan

The person (minor child) in question is a dual citizen (Pakistan/USA). He has valid passports of both countries. I am aware of the question on how to use two passports while traveling. I want to know ...
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Passport Expiry Less than 6 months

So I have a dual citizenship, Australian and Serbian and I’m travelling to Serbia in December using my Australian passport. My Australian passport expires in March and I come back beginning of ...
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Can I travel Without Visa to Argentina using UE passport with a different first name on the ticket [duplicate]

I booked a plane ticket to Argentina with my name as it is on my Tunisian passport. Recently I changed my first name on my french passport so the first name doesn't match the one for the plane ticket/...
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Traveling with Dual passports [duplicate]

I’m traveling to Bangladesh on a zim passport. I will then need to travel to the Uk from bangladesh using my Irish passport in order to get into the Uk and then back to Bangladesh with my zim passport ...
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Leaving Colombia [duplicate]

I was born in Colombia, and also an American citizen. I have dual citizenship and understand that I need to show the Colombian passport to enter Colombia. But what about upon departure? Which passport ...
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Will the Egyptian consulate in Germany issue a visa to a South African with dual German citizenship using their South African passport?

I have dual German and South African citizenship. Presently I am in Germany. I want to enter Egypt using my South African passport. However South Africans need to apply for a visa before flying to ...
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Two passports with “different” names [duplicate]

I have 2 passports with same name but different first name and surname, I need to use both in my next travel. Passport 1 - Name: João Manuel Surname: da Silva Couto Passport 2 - Name: ...
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Dual citizenship causes confusion at passport control

I have two EU citizenships (and passports). A few years ago I travelled to Spain on my old EU passport (citizenship). I shall call it other passport from now on. But now every single time I visit ...
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Do Italy and Canada share travel and citizenship information of dual citizens?

I recently received dual citizenship (born Canadian and acquired Italian). I am currently in Canada and last entered the country on my Canadian passport. If I decide to leave Canada on my Italian ...
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Changing dual citizenship status between ESTA applications

So, here's some context first: My parents are both of Ukrainian origin, but emigrated to Germany in 1993, where I was born and where I lived my entire life. I hold German citizenship and previously ...
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Dual citizen without a valid US passport [duplicate]

I am a dual British/US citizen and hold both passports. However, my recently renewed US passport has not arrived yet and I leave in 48 hours. Can I get an ESTA and travel on my British passport?
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Can I enter the UK with another passport from the one I have a visa on?

So this can get a bit tricky. I have a leave to enter visa currently on my US passport, which is now being renewed and can take up to 8 weeks to process. The passport is not with me as it had to be ...
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US citizen born in Mexico. Do I need a Mexico passport to travel to Mexico by plane? [duplicate]

I was born in Mexico and I became a US citizen through naturalization. I am going to travel to Mexico for vacation. Do I need a Mexico passport to travel? Or can I just travel with my US passport?
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Are US citizens obligated to disclose foreign citizenships to US border patrol upon entry?

I am a United States citizen. However, I reside in the Middle East. Upon hearing this, a US border patrol officer asked me to disclose to him all other citizenships that I hold. I know that US border ...
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Traveling between Canada and China using two passports [duplicate]

I traveled back to China using my Chinese passport for summer break, when I’m travelling back to Canada, I’m using my Chinese passport booking a flight to Seattle (I have a Visa) that is stopping in ...
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What do I travel with on a dual citizenship situation when names are different?

I am US citizen by birth. I have lived in Australia my whole life. I became a naturalised citizen so now hold dual citizenship. Ever since I have only ever travelled on my Australian passport. Early ...
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Canadian eTA on different passport

As a dual citizen, if I have a valid eTA that expires in 2019 on my British passport, can I get a new eTA for my Australian passport now instead, as that is what I wish to travel on?
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Travelling from UK to US with two passports [duplicate]

I have two passports (Australia & Turkey). I'm planning to visit US soon. I am currently working and living in the UK as a Turkish national. For this reason, when I travel to US from the UK, I ...
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Canadian/Syrian Dual Citizen

I moved to Canada from Syria with my family in 2004. I was 10 years old at the time. I am a Canadian citizen and have not visited Syria once since departure. I wish to attend a science conference in ...
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Iran Visa Issue: U.S. - Mexico Dual National Residing in EU [duplicate]

Several months ago I tried going to Iran with my American passport to attend a marathon but got denied. The embassy or company didn't give me any direct reason as to why but shortly afterwards the ...
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I have two passports/nationalities. How do I use them at a land border?

I read I have two passports/nationalities. How do I use them when I travel? and this but the answers mention air travel. I'm interested in using 2 passports at a land border. At a land border crossing,...
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Am I allowed to travel to Russia without a visa?

I have dual German/Brazilian citizenship. Brazilian citizens are allowed to travel to Russia without visas, Germans are not. If, at the border, I presented both my passports without a visa, would I be ...
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Does an American citizen holding a Belgian passport need an ESTA to visit the US?

I am a college student living in Belgium coming to visit my parents in the US and I am an American citizen. Will I need an ESTA?
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Dual citizen entered the EU with an American passport. What to do?

I am a dual EU (Italy) and US citizen, living in the US. I entered the EU through Rome and stayed in Germany for eight months. I registered as a resident in my German city. The problem is that I ...
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Canada/Chinese dual passport. Currently in the UK as Canadian student. How should I return to China? [duplicate]

I was born in China, immigrated to Canada and obtained Canadian citizenship. I did not renounce my Chinese citizenship. After obtaining my Canadian passport, I went back to China for a while. I later ...
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Travelling from SA to UK and USA on dual passports [duplicate]

We are a family of 4 living in South Africa each with a South African and a British passport. We plan to travel to the UK on holiday and then onto the USA, then back to the UK, and then back to South ...
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Transit in Hong Kong with one passport and then entering Australia with another [duplicate]

I hold Panamanian and Chilean citizenships. My Australian visa is with the Panamanian passport but I want to book with Cathay Pacific, with a layover in Hong Kong. Panamanians need a transit visa, ...
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Travel to Brazil

I have decided to visit my country of birth and booked airline tickets to Brazil using my current German passport. Today a friend pointed out I will need to get a Brazilian passport as I was born ...
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Can a Palestinian and Romanian dual citizen enter Israel?

I am a dual citizen, with a Romanian passport and a Palestinian passport. Can I enter Israel using my Romanian passport?
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Which passport to use? EU+USA dual national entering the EU together with a non-EU family member

I have dual citizenship, Ireland and USA, but I will be travelling with my husband who has only a USA passport. I would prefer to use my Irish (EU) passport to enter France. However, we arrive at ...
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Travelling back to Indonesia with Dual citizenship [duplicate]

I will be travelling soon to the US from Jakarta. I have both US and Indonesian passports. Indonesia does not recognize dual citizenship, yet the US requires me to enter and exit the US with my US ...
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UK/USA passports: which to use when leaving NZ with transit in LAX to the UK as UK resident?

I live in the UK and I'm a UK citizen. I also hold a USA passport with dual nationality. I am travelling from the UK through LAX (in transit) to NZ. I have to use my US passport to leave the UK ...
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With dual citizenship, how do I use the passports to leave Spain and enter Morocco and vice versa?

I'm both Italian and Venezuelan but currently live in Spain. I'm traveling to Morocco and back to Spain. My problem is that my freshly made Italian passport has my second last name spelled wrong (my ...
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Do I need any special documents when traveling to China as a Chinese citizen?

I was born and raised in Europe, and I live in a European country. But I do possess a dual citizenship (with a Hong Kong ID card and Chinese return home permit). I plan on going to China for a month ...
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Children of U.K. Passport holder on accompaniment visas

I am a U.K. Passport holder and my children (13&14 yrs old) are still on South African passports(accompaniment visa as).They are now eligible to apply for U.K. Citizenship. However we want to ...