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Can I fly to the UK with my Schengen Residence Permit?

I'm married to a German since 8 years and would like to fly to the UK. My non-EU passport and Work Permit are both valid. What is recommended? Flying or driving? I'm not sure if airlines allow me in ...
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Required documents for an EEA Family permit for tourism

My EEA wife and I (non-EU) live in my country (outside the EU) and we are planning to travel to the UK for few weeks as tourists. We are planning to provide: My current and old passport. Marriage ...
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Can I add dependents on my B1/B2 visa? Is there a separate fee?

I am applying for a B1/B2 visa. I want to take my kids along on the trip to the USA? Can Iadd them as dependents on my visa application and is there a separate fee for dependents?
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Can I make a joint UK visitor's visa for my son and my mother [duplicate]

I am applying for my son and my mother to bring him on a visit to the UK. Do I make separate applications or a joint application, please?
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How can my father stay with me in the UK? [closed]

I have an Italian nationality and came to England in March 2016 where I live and work. Today, my father arrived in England. He did not need a visa but entered with his residence card of a family ...
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Hostel accommodation in China [closed]

I am from Pakistan and I am travelling with my 8-year-old son to China to study for a year in Chongqing technology and business university. Could anyone tell me how to look for family accommodation in ...
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California Travel for five people [closed]

Hi my family and I have never been to California and we would just like to take roughly 10 days to visit some places. We have found an agency that organizes trip along the coast from San fransisco to ...
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Russian citizen with Belgian residency permit enter UK for holiday with UK citizen partner. Visa?

I am a UK citizen living in Belgium on a residency permit (5 yr). My partner is a Russian citizen, who has a 1 yr Belgian residency permit. We are applying for co-habitition in Belgium. What visa/...
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Which immigration line if my wife and kids are non US citizens? [duplicate]

I will be traveling to the United States with my wife and four children (aged 8-14). I am a US citizen but my wife and children are not. Can they come in the US citizen immigration line with me or ...
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Emirates - Family bonus account with multiple frequent flyers

Me and two other family members all have skywards accounts and are currently all accumulating miles on our own. Does the family bonus program allow me to earn 20% of their miles on top of them ...
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Travelling US with mother B1/B2 and myself L2

I am traveling with my mother to New York. She has B1/B2 Visa and I have L2 Visa. Can we go together as a family at POE immigration counter OR we may have to split lanes since the visa is different.
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Visitor visa refused. Could a family visa be accepted?

My girlfriend lives in Tbilisi, Georgia, studying as a medical student. Her mother lives in India, and I am studying in the UK. Her mother and she are planning to come to the UK on May 4th. My ...
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What type of visa for UK visit?

I am a UK national living abroad in Colombia. My husband is Colombian. Do we need to apply for a standard UK visitor visa? I'm asking because I answered "yes" to a question in the application, which ...
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UK visa: when does my first entry date have to be?

I have just been granted a 2-year multiple-entry UK visa. My first trip to the UK is not planned until August. I have just heard that I have to enter the UK within 90 days of my family visit visa ...
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Space requirement to sponsor mother on Schengen visa to Germany

I am residing in Düsseldorf, Germany on a 1-year work permit. I would like to sponsor my mother for a visit tourist visa for a 3-month period. What is the minimum amount of space I need to show to ...
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Standard UK visitor visa - which sub-type?

I have a query about the standard visitor visa. My Colombian boyfriend needs a UK visitor visa to come to England so we can be together to have our baby in July.(I'm British). We're currently ...
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How to travel to the UK as a spouse of an EU citizen?

I am an Indian citizen. I have a 3-year Polish TRC. I just got married to a Czech citizen. We want to visit the UK. Is it possible to travel UK with my wife?
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Permanent family member of Latvian citizen. Can I travel to the UK or Ireland without an article 20 residency permit?

I live with my wife since 2012 in Latvia. My wife and two kids are Latvian citizens. I hold a Latvian permanent residence card. On my residence card is written permanent family member. According to ...
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Article 10 residence card, visiting UK via Eurostar

From my understanding, my non-EU husband is allowed to travel with me (British citizen, living and working in France since 2010) to the UK without a visa or family permit, because he holds an article ...
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UK Standard Visitor Visa: Shipping questions [closed]

I'm an Indian citizen applying for the UK Standard Visitor Visa in United States together with my wife. Thanks to all the answers in this forum, we've submitted the application. After the submission, ...
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How to apply for a UK standard visitor visa as a family?

I am an Indian citizen residing in the United States. My wife and I are planning to travel to the UK for a week. We plan to apply for the UK standard visitor visa from the US. I was filling out the ...
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UK family permit. Why weren't the original documents accepted?

I recently applied for a family permit as the spouse of an EEA citizen. More details are available at UK Family Permit Application and Supporting Documents I made the application online at visa4uk....
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UK Family Permit Application and Supporting Documents

I filled the application of the UK family permit on visa4uk.fco.gov.uk My wife and I have been married for two months, and we'd like to visit our friends in the UK. My wife is a Spanish citizen and I ...
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Preparing for travel with pending EEA(FM) application [closed]

My spouse (US national) and I (German national) have both been living and working in the UK permanently for a number of years. She's currently working here on a Tier 2 visa and I'm exercising treaty ...
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How to apply for a UK EEA Family Permit after previously receiving a refusal for a visit visa?

I'm a non-EEA citizen married to a Spanish citizen. She and I got married two weeks ago. We both live in Palestine and we are planning to travel to the UK in January 2018. Back in September, I ...
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UK Family Visa rejected due to submission of falsified document [closed]

I have been told that I may have been banned to enter the UK in March 2016 because I edited the date of my expired bank statement. The Entry Clearance Officer (ECO) inferred that I was deceiving them ...
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Where could I stay for a single night stopover in Singapore to visit the botanical gardens? [closed]

I arrive with my family in Singapore at 3pm one day and fly out 1pm the next. Where would make sense to stay overnight if our main goal is to see the Botanical Gardens? Considerations I'm trying to ...
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Which UK visa should my dependents apply for?

I'm working at an MNC IT company and I am applying for a Tier 2 ICT UK visa to work in the UK. However, the planned duration for the stay in the UK is only 6 months (180 days). I have two dependents ...
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application as family for uk visitor visa [duplicate]

I and my family had 10 years UK multiple entry visitor visa which expired about 2 years back. I want to apply for the same again. have filled up my application online and saved it. I want to add ...
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Are the parents of EU blue card holder eligible for family reunion Visa? [closed]

I have a question regarding family reunion visa for Germany. If an unmarried individual has the EU blue card, are the his/her parents eligible for a family reunion visa? I've read that the spouse ...
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Is there any country in Europe that allows a foreign worker to invite his parents? [closed]

Most countries that I know don't consider parents as family members and don't allow a legal worker to take them with him/her (unlike taking the spouse or children) for the term of the contract. Are ...
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UK Family Visitor Refusal (V 4.2 + V 4.3)

I need some advice. The attached images are the refusal letter from my mother's visa application last year July. I'm thinking of applying again and was wondering what are her chances this time. My ...
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Family visit rejected!

Long story short, I am a 24 years old student. I was refused a Schengen visa several times to Germany, for the reason that my intention to leave the Schengen area ........... you know how it goes. ...
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How should I fill in the form of a UK Visa for my wife when I have a valid visa?

I was traveling alone to the UK 2 months ago, and my visa is still valid (6 months). Now, for the second time, I want to travel with my wife and daughter, but I wrote in my form, my dependent people ...
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Can my non-EU wife apply for an UK EEA Family Permit Visa? [closed]

I am a Portuguese citizen, looking to move to the UK with my wife. She is Brazilian but is currently in Portugal with me. Her tourist visa has expired about a month ago. Can she can apply for a UK ...
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How should a family of five get from DCA American Airlines Terminal to Crystal City Station

My family, including three young children, is arriving at DCA at 2 p.m. on a Friday. We need to get to Fredericksburg, VA and thought the train would be a nice option - just not sure how to get to the ...
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Attending bio-metric appointment for UK visitor visa with family [closed]

I and my wife got the appointment on the same day but different times (10:30 am & 12:30 pm) - in San Francisco. But our son got the appointment 2 days later. Can all three of us go together during ...
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How to get Belgium tourist visa (family visit visa) with maximum validity?

I will be moving to Belgium next month on work permit and later after couple of months I want to bring my mother too. I know tourist visa ( purpose - family visit) will be provided with maximum 90 ...
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I have a valid visa for 2 years, how to apply visa for wife and children [duplicate]

I have a two years multiple C Class visa and i want to take my wife and children for a holiday in UK. I will be bearing all expenses of their travel. What will be procedure to apply for the visa for ...
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Family Visit Round 3 [closed]

I am an Egyptian citizen, married to a British citizen. I applied for the family visit visa and got two refusals a year ago. I have 62,500 sterling in my bank account and it has been there for over 8 ...
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Can I pay the fee for several UK visitor visas with one credit card?

I am applying for a UK Standard Visitor visa for myself and family. I understand we have to fill in separate application forms for each family member. Can I pay the visa fee with my credit card for my ...
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What are the rules for a non-EU family member travelling with an EU national?

I'm an EU national. My mother-in-law is not an EU national, but she is waiting for the residency permit as Family Member of an EU national. She had a 90-day tourist visa type C, which is already ...
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Accompanying friend for a Canada visa?

We want to visit Canada on a short-term visitor visa for tourism. We are a family of 4 but we have a family friend traveling with us. While applying for the visa online and filling the questionnaire, ...
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Do i need permit to enter to UK with my EU wife? [duplicate]

I would like to repeat my question with showing my family resident permit in Spain. I am Turkish and married with a Spanish citizen. Currently we live in Spain. I have Family Resident Card issued by ...
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Enter to UK with EEA wife as non EAA [duplicate]

I am from Turkey and I am married to a Spanish woman. We live in Spain and I have Family Resident Card issued by the Spanish authorities. We are going to the UK for a 4-day trip. I applied for an EEA ...
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Belgium to UK travel with my wife through Calais/UK border [duplicate]

I have a Belgium family member residence card that's valid for five years. Together with my German wife and one-year old son, I want to visit the UK for a weekend. Do I need a visa?
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Under what visa category does my wife need to travel to the UK with me for two months, if I'm going there on a 1 year work permit visa?

I am resident of India and my UK Work Permit is in stamping process ( 1 year). Since the work requiremnet is for 3-4 months as per company policy, company has not sposored dependant visa for my ...
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Do hotels in Europe permit two adults and two kids to all stay in just one room?

My kids, 12 years old and 5 years old, will not sleep in a separate room if it is not our own home or their grandparents'. They insist on staying in the same room as my wife and me. I would like to ...
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Do I need a visa to visit the UK with my EU partner?

I am not from EU. I have Spanish partner and we live in Spain and, because of our official relationship, I have a Spanish family resident permit. We are going to travel to the UK together for tourism. ...
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UK visa for a family of 4 [duplicate]

We (myself, wife and two children) are planning to visit UK in the summer (I have already started to regret it!!). I have some visa related questions: Does each applicant have to create their own ...