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Are these good countries to use for travel history when applying to Australia for a visa?

I am worried about the travel history I need to show to Australia for a visa. I have been severally to Benin Republic, Togo, Uganda, and Rwanda. I planned on going for Christmas say in Egypt or North ...
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Applying for a student visa after receiving a rejection for a visitor's visa in the UK

I applied in June for a UK visitor's visa to attend a conference. This was my first time applying for a visa to the UK so I asked for help from a family friend who runs an immigration consulting firm. ...
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How Long is Australia visa valid for?

How long is Australia tourist visa valid for? Especially for Nigerian Citizens?
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Questions about Lithuania Visas for First timer in Schengen

I have 2 questions about Lithuania Schengen visas Type C Goes thus : Does Lithuania give multiple visas up to a Year for first time applicants applying for schengen visas? Secondly, Can I apply to ...
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Will my travel history in Africa and Uzbekistan affect my ability to get a US visa?

I have traveled to several nations namely : Rwanda Togo Benin Rep Cameroon Uzbekistan I have a job at a US firm: my salary is $3000 / month and I work remotely. Is this a good standing to get a ...
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Applying for US visas without being a permanent resident of that country, is this possible?

I am from Nigeria, I have been able to get some travel history. So i wanted to ask something here which seems a bit confusing. I read from here https://www.alllaw.com/articles/nolo/us-immigration/...
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Refusal or Ban ? What steps next?

This is a case of my spouse who was refused study visa 15 years ago. He lost his passport which has his correct date of birth and which he used to apply for visit visa, however the reissued passport ...
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How can I get a copy of my lost UK refusal letter in Nigeria

please how can I get a copy of my refusal from the UK embassy, I have sent In Mails and still haven’t heard from them.. should I go to the embassy? It is urgent.
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Nigerian Rejected: French Caribbean & Schengen Visa Denial

My boyfriend applied for a Schengen Airport Transit Visa from France and the French Overseas Territories Visa and was denied. He is from Nigeria and I am from the US. We were planning to meet in ...
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Is Canadian TRV open to visit visas at this point?

Please I want to know if its possible for me to apply for TRV at this point for visit visa applications for Canada. I have travel history for most African nations (5 countries) and I am from Nigeria. ...
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How safe is it to travel to Ethiopia? [duplicate]

How safe is it at this point to travel to Ethiopia? I would like to spend a month in Addis Ababa? Please I would like to know the risks as well as other info that might seem helpful.
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Applying from Ghana or Benin Republic to the US as No available dates in Nigeria

Good day, I have a question that bothers me I want to ask. I will be visiting a Neighboring country, which happens to be either Ghana or the Benin Republic. Now I wanted to try out applying for US ...
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Applying for UK visas 2 years as a First timer [duplicate]

Can I apply for UK Visas 2 years as a first-timer? How possible is this? I am From Nigeria. I have travel history from East Africa and West Africa I have Travel history for Rwanda, Kenya, Benin Rep.
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Is it possible to apply for Visa extension of a Nigerian visitor in the UK?

I am UK citizen and I have a girlfriend who is Nigerian visiting me in the UK. Can I apply for visa extension as a partner for her. Not ready to marry
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Can I apply for 2 years Schengen Visas first Time?

I am from Nigeria. I have a question I want to ask, As a first timer, can I apply for 2 years Schengen visa up front for multiple entries?
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Is this the best time to apply for US visas?

At this point of my life I am very confused. I have travel history for about 6 West African nations, and 2 East African nations (Rwanda and Ethiopia). Is this a good time to apply for US visas?
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UK travel days with quarantine

Good day. Please I want to confirm if I want to visit the UK for 7 days then I need to quarantine for 10 days. On the application form, it asks for how many days do I intend to stay in the UK. Should ...
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Has Canada started allowing TRV Applications for Visit Visas?

I got refused for Canadian visas around 2019, grounds I had no travel history. So recently I have visited some countries and I have come back home. Is this the right time to apply? I have visited 2 ...
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I was banned from UK for giving false information

I am a Nigerian, I was banned from UK for 10 years 12 years ago for stating that I haven’t applied before and used a wrong date of birth in my previous passport. I lied because I was a teenager when I ...
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Travel to Ercan enroute Larnaca

I'm Nigeria passport holder and I intend to travel to northern Cyprus from Lagos but the best I got from Egypt Air is to Larnaca, Cyprus. Pls do I need a transit visa for Cyprus and also can I travel ...
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Can these serve as ties to home Country for Canada TRV?

I have this concern. I was denied visas to canada twice on grounds that i was not going to return based on travel history. I was not married then, and I did not have travel history. I had a good job. ...
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Will I be admitted as a visitor to Canada with a limited travel history? [duplicate]

I was recently rejected for visas on the grounds I do not have a travel history. I have only been able to visit one nation. Other things about me: I am a Nigerian I am a Software Engineer for a ...
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Cancellation of visit visa at the airport

My visit visa to the UK was cancelled on two reasons: not having enough cash at hand and disclosing to visit family and friends whereas it's not stated in the application form. I made an appeal on ...
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Transiting through Narita Airport

I am a Nigerian citizen. I am traveling to Auckland in New Zealand via Tokyo Narita airport. I am arriving at Narita Airport via Etihad airlines on Wednesday 29th July at 4:20 pm and will be departing ...
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Multiple Bank statement [duplicate]

While applying for a UK Visa in Nigeria with my wife and kid, can we submit 4 bank statements? One of the statements is our joint business account, the second is my salary account from my part-time ...
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Applicant office address verification

Do UK embassy in Nigeria carry out physical address verification on their visa applicant's home and office address.
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UK tourist visa is expiring, but I can't use it because of Covid-19 [duplicate]

I am from Nigeria. I got my UK tourist visa in February, but am unable to travel yet due to restrictions from Nigeria to UK. My visa will expire in August. What will happen if the restriction is ...
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Traveling with my spouse to the UK

My husband applied for UK Visa and he said that I and our daughter are not traveling with him,but we have changed our mind and I and my 10 months daughter have decided to travel with him. With this ...
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African Nations travel History not valid for Canada TRV?

How true is this? Is it true that Travel history for African Nations are not valid when Applying for Canada TRV? I have over 6 entry stamps for mainly African Nations, Rwanda, South Africa and ...
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Do I need a UK visa to transit through the UK although I won't leave the airport?

I bought a British Airways flight ticket from Nigeria to Belgium to transit in Heathrow for 5+ hours with no intention of coming out on the 28th February 2020. But to my surprise I was denied boarding ...
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Using Rwanda and Seychelles for travel History, Good Idea or bad Idea? [closed]

I wonna ask something about Travel history. I have been denied visas twice and hence i decided to seek travel history and then return so I can re apply again after sometime. Must it be the EU? I am ...
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Can Nigeria passport holder transit Brazil from South Africa without visa?

Please do Nigeria passport holder transiting south Africa to Brazil to connect flight to Kingston need visa?
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No friends or Family in the schengen territory, Do i need Invitation?

If I do not have a family member in the schengen territory, Now What i want to know is, should I not have a family member there that can send me an Invitation, Can I still apply? I just have plan on ...
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10 year UK ban done. What next?

In 2009, I was banned for deception (I applied as a student/dependent and my sponsor’s tax document was deemed fake). My sponsor claims (still) that the document wasn’t fake and it was obtained from ...
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Proof of Relationship when Visiting a Friend in Canada [duplicate]

So far I have been able to come thru with Documentation until I arrived at this one :- Proof of Relationship, I am going to visit a friend , after the tour, I am returning home. How Can I show the ...
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My ties to Home Country for Canadian Temporary Residence Visa

I plan on going for a Tour in Canada for say 20 Days, Hotel reservation, Feeding etc. Would be sponsored by me. I dont have an immediate or extended family to invite me to Canada, just family friends. ...
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Using affidavit to show Proof of ties for Visa application, Real Estate Document

I have written a Letter of Explanation detailing my intents on visiting Canada. But one of the things I needed to be sure about was documentation. Now See something like this I have declared that I ...
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Writing a letter of Explanation Canada, Please Advise on Missing information

I am writing a letter of Explanation, Kindly advise if there appears to be something I am missing. (xxxxxxxxxxxxxx xxxxxxxx) (My name) (xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx) My address 27th December,...
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Including Invitee Passport to Invitation Letter, Compulsory?

I have a question I want to ask, I have uploaded the letter of invitation, not a Problem, is there still need for me to have the invitee's data page of his international Passport? Just to make a re-...
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Help with rejection for Canadian visa paragraph 179(b) of the IRPR, Possible resolution

How is it possible to resolve something like this "I am not satisfied that you will leave Canada at the end of your stay as a temporary resident, as stipulated in paragraph 179(b) of the IRPR, based ...
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Is using travel agents in Canada for itinerary mandatory?

Is it mandatory I use an Agent in Canada to schedule an itinerary?
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Is it possible to use a letter of Invitation together with an Itinerary?

I will be re-submitting a visa application for Canada again, And I do not have a related family member , just a friend in Canada, hence I wanted to know something. In part of my Itinerary, I ...
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Canada Visa Rejection, needing Advice on Documentation

Ok My story goes like this, I got a VISA refusal for TRV (Temporary residence Visa ) for Canada with this Letter Now I did not include an Itenerary, Neither did I add a letter of Explanation, It ...
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Is Invitation needed for Schengen visas? [duplicate]

Do I also need to have a Visit Invitation for Any of the schengen territories to apply for a Visa? Kindly let me know this, or I could just apply for a Vacation and I am good?
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Is travel history required for Iceland and Estonia [duplicate]

I am a Nigerian, I understand the issue of travel history problems. But i want to know something, Please does Estonia and Iceland require travel history to apply for a tourist Visa? I work in a Bank ...
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Rwanda Visa Application, Supporting Documents?

Ok i am nigerian, I want to know what supporting document i should use when Submitting a Visa Application for Rwanda. I have been asking around and I basically do not have anyone to advise on the ...
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Is travel history needed for Estonia?

Do I need travel history for Estonia? I am applying from Nigeria.
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Purpose of Visit, Visa Denial for Canada...Need Clarification

Now i have a pressing Question. I might have the intention of re-applying again, but I want to ask a couple of questions as to what might prompt visa refusals. So I am uploading the letter for ...
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Visa Refusal, Planning on trying again [closed]

I have been refused visas for the US B1/B2 once. Now i want to try again. I am not married but i am in Civil Union for 2 years I have 2 jobs (One Remote for the US and one Onsite where I work for a ...
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EEA refusal travelling with my brother who is Finnish national

I have been refused twice applying for EEA family permit, I am a Nigeria national, I was refused based on the points. 1 the ECo states I didn't provide evidence of financial circumstances and ...