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Questions tagged [paperwork]

Administrative procedures and documents for travel

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Traveling Paris during my summer vacation, Do I still need NOC?

My husband and I are planning to visit Paris in July. We are both working in school, and during June-July there's no work. I'm confused if do we still need to get an NOC since those months are summer ...
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Why do SIS and Interpol systems only consider names/DOBs in travel documents, and not document numbers?

Lost an identity card in 2018 and subsequently got a new one. The old one of course got blocked. However, when using my new one, an alert pops up referring to the old one, which border control ...
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Query about expiry of sponsor letter

Hi My uncle living in the UK sent me a visa sponsor letter for UK, I was little lazy about applying and i found that the i am too late to apply for as 90 days has already passed. I just wanted to know ...
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Do I need to include documents about my friend when he is not my sponsor?

I want to go on a two-weeks holiday. My company will sponsor me. They have made a hotel reservation for me, but I have a friend in the UK, who has agreed to show me around the country on my arrival. ...
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What should I do about wrong address in my UK visa application? [duplicate]

I am from Pakistan. My husband and I have applied for UK visit visas. I filled both applications. After submitting and paying, when I took the prints, I realized that I had made 3 minor (in my opinion)...
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Sending UK visa application to New York

I filled in the online application for UK (Gibraltar, Overseas teritory) visa. I am a South African living in Falkland Islands. I did the biometrics locally in Falkland Islands and now have all ...
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After checking in online, how do I know whether I need to go show my passport at airport check-in?

Most airlines these days offer online checkin, complete with digital boarding passes downloaded to your phone. However, on international flights, you're often -- but not always -- required to go to ...
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Proof of financial stability for Portugal

For the sake of the question, I am Indian. My trip to Schengen (Portugal and France) is sponsored by my father. I have submitted a scanned letter from him that he will sponsor my travel, enclosing ...
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Vietnam visa application online safety

There are several websites which offer to get Vietnam visa by applying online, they require sending passport and other personal data. How to know that selected website for visa issuing is reliable and ...
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Is an OSI sufficient for a travel doc-related OK TO BOARD message, or should I ask for an SSR CKIN?

Just had an airline insert a message in a couple of bookings with them, for check-in staff at the departure airports, that I'm "docs OK" and can be boarded (it's a case not clearly addressed in ...
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Different place of birth on DS2019 and passport

Place of birth in DS2019 and Passport is different. City name A is on the DS2019 and village name B is on the passport. Is it required to have the same place of birth on DS2019 and passport?
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What should be said in the “letter from any government department” from the sponsor?

What should be said in the "letter from any government department" because it is one of the documents listed in the UK sponsorship undertaking form that a sponsor can provide?
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UK Visitor Visa - Genuine intention to visit [duplicate]

I am in tier 2 general visa and I am planning to invite my in-laws from India to the UK in a standard visit visa. My Father in law is a farmer and he doesn't have bank statements to show as income ...
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UK Visit Visa, How do we prove self employment? [duplicate]

My husband is applying for a visitors visa for the UK. He is self employed, or employed under his mother, working in their farm in SA. He gets regular income through cash and through his bank account (...
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Can EU citizens travel to UK after Brexit with just an identity card?

I am traveling as a Belgian citizen after 28 March (brexit). Can I still enter with my identity card?
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Travelling to Northern Cyprus on Turkish e-visa for Pakistani national

I am a Pakistani national and holder of a multiple entry US/Schengen visa, can I travel to northern Cyprus (Lefkosa via Ercan International airport) on a Turkish e-visa?
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Do I submit supporting documents for someone traveling with me who needs a visa?

One of my close relatives, an Indian citizen, is applying for a tourist visa to UK. I, my wife, and son are planning to travel with him. We are US citizens, so we do not need a visa. My relative is ...
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can we go to nepal form India without any passport . but only having an adhaar card [duplicate]

i am an Indian. i want to go to nepal , Kathmandu within 2 weeks .but i don't have passport. so can i go to nepal from varanasi just having adhaar card as my identity proof and how much will it cost ...
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Granted admission on WB instead of B1/B2, Denied Correction by CBP

Hoping someone can help me here, Just trying to find out what options I have. I first travelled to America on a WB in Aug 2018 and left in Nov 2018. While back in Australia (my home country) I ...
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I'm a long-term resident of the Schengen area. Immigration at Frankfurt did not stamp my passport on arrival. Would this cause issues later on?

I am currently studying in the Netherlands and therefore have a temporary residence card. I am on a Zimbabwean passport and recently returned home. When i returned to the Netherlands i flew into ...
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Application form uk

Can my brother ( my sponsor for a short term student UK visa) re-apply or just pay for my visa fees and find me an appointment while I live in another country? Or can I apply where I am now and just ...
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Do I have to register at the police station if the hotel doesn't do it for me after entering China with a Shenzhen Special Economic Zone Tourism Visa?

I entered China with a 5-day visa ("Shenzhen Special Economic Zone Tourism Visa") when entering Shenzhen by train from Hong Kong. The back of the departure card given by the Chinese immigration while ...
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How to apply for UK travel visa with my parents [duplicate]

Planning to apply for UK tourist visa for me and my parents , i have got enough documents but not my parents except passport and identity card. Is there any chance of visa refusal considering there ...
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U.S. B visa denied under 214(b) in the past, income improved, European passport may show stronger ties?

I was planning on going to the U.S. on vacation 5 years ago when I was studying abroad. I applied for a B visa as a foreigner in France, the country I was studying in. The officer denied stating I ...
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How can I prove I am closely related to my sponsor? [duplicate]

I am going to apply for a uk visit visa to visit my Aunt and for tourism. My Aunt will be my sponsor, and on my application I have to show the visa officer that my Aunt and I have a strong close ...
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How quickly can I get an ID that will allow me to fly within the US?

I need to fly across the US in about two weeks. Currently, the only ID that I have is a passport, which will be expired then. Is it possible for me to either get a new passport or California ID, that ...
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My Son's passport expires within 5 month our flight is next week [duplicate]

My son's passport expires within 5 month, he holds an israeli passport and we fly directly to Toronto from Israel. Is it a problem and I just must renew it? I'm asking because of the eTA issue, it has ...
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Will my personal number (shown on my Albanian passport or ID card) change when the document expires

I have to renew my Albanian passport. As I understood, the new passport serial number will differ from the one in the old document. But I'm wondering if the personal number changes too. My logic ...
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What do I need to travel to London during the scheduled Brexit transition date?

I'm a Belgian citizen. I'll be traveling to London from March 25th until March 31th included. I'll be working (following a training, actually) from March 25th until March 28th included, but will stay ...
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Going to Pakistan in 3 weeks time but NICOP expired

My NICOP is expired and I have already booked a flight to Pakistan via Qatar Airways. My wife has a valid NICOP card but my 5 years old child has never had a NICOP or any other Pakistani ID card ...
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Refused entry at Gare du Nord due to stolen BRP

My UK biometric residence permit (BRP) was stolen in Paris and I was not allowed to board my return flight. I was advised to try Gare du Nord as you could speak with an immigration officer there, who ...
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Travelling from UK to Russia

I hold dual nationality - British and South African. I am due to travel to Russia from UK. I intend to use my South African passport to exit UK because South African passport holders are entitled to ...
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I am going to South Korea and my passport is only valid for 5 more months, will I be rejected?

I am going to South Korea and my passport is only valid for 5 more months, will I be rejected?
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How to get a Student ID card with picture for Swedish teenagers not yet attending university

In several countries (e.g. Egypt and India) many venues (e.g. museums) have substantial discounts for "students". How carefully the student status is checked varies greatly, but at many places the ...
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What documents should I have when entering Kuwait on a visa?

Should an Indian passport holder carry the original visit visa documents or is a copy of the valid visa enough while travelling from Canada to Kuwait?
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Is there any upside in applying earlier than 30 days when registering with the police when visiting Czech Republic as a EU citizen?

https://www.policie.cz/clanek/reporting-of-the-place-of-aliens-residence.aspx states that: An EU citizen is obliged, within 30 days from his/her entry into the Territory, to report the place of his/...
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What forms of ID do I need to fly domestically from Massachusetts after October, 2018?

I am planning to fly to Texas in a few weeks, but I do not have a Real ID. I have a standard Massachusetts license and a passport, and the passport is going to expire within 6 months. To fly ...
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Invitation letter format

I am planning to invite my friend to Turkey so I figured I need to prepare an invitation letter. However I couldn't find a specific format. Can I have a sample or a format that fulfills the Turkey ...
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What's the penalty for avoiding to register with the police when visiting Czech Republic as a EU citizen?

I read: In Czech Republic there is an exception for EU citizens: they must register after within 30 days and there's no penalty for failing to do so. – JonathanReez♦ ↵ Feb 18 '16 at 10:35 What's ...
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Will I be denied entry again? [duplicate]

I recently (Dec 2018) tried to enter the UK after traveling there for a week prior to December with no such trouble. This time however, I was trying to stay for 6 months to be with my boyfriend (UK ...
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work related training uk visa

i am going on a work related trip to uk to attend a training and i was wondering about the letter from my employ who will be dealing with all the payments and expenses, in the appendix it says : "...
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When I do the “accommodation registration at local police station” after entering China or changing location in China, what does “local” mean?

When I do the “accommodation registration at local police station” after entering China or changing location in China, what does "local" mean? Same district? Same municipality? Same province? Within a ...
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Are my answers that I will give in the application going to be refused by UK visa officer?

I have planed to visit my cousin in England for 1 month and therefore I need to apply for a standard visitor visa. My cousin is a British citizen and he is sponsoring this trip for me. There are 3 ...
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How much time do I have to do the “accommodation registration at local police station” after changing location in China?

How much time do I have to do the “accommodation registration at local police station” after changing location in China? From the back of the departure card given by the Chinese immigration while ...
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How can I travel outside the US after naturalization while waiting for passport?

I became a naturalized citizen and, as a result, my Green Card was taken during my interview. I've applied for a passport and was told it would take up to 6 weeks for processing. I already had plans ...
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British citizen flying from UK to Malaysia, then to Thailand. Will I need a visa?

I am a British citizen flying from the UK (Manchester) to Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur). I will stay in KL for 4 days, then on to Thailand for 14 days, then back to Malaysia the day before I fly home to the ...
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Mexico land crossing

Can I cross the land border from the USA into Mexico by car and return to the USA by car with an older version of my green card which has no expiration date?
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Can one just keep a picture of the Hong Kong landing slip, or does one have to keep the paper version of it?

Can one just keep a picture/scan of the Hong Kong landing slip, or does one have to keep the paper version of it? Hong Kong landing slip:
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Is Transit visa needed for Reykjavik while traveling to India from USA (round trip) [duplicate]

Is Transit visa needed for Reykjavik while traveling to India from USA. I hold Indian passport and valid USA visa. My layover in Reykjavik is for 6.30 hours 1 way and other way is 2.30 hours. Has ...
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How long ( after leaving ) does one have to keep Hong Kong landing slips?

How long does one have to keep Hong Kong landing slips after leaving the territory? I understand that I have to keep a Hong Kong landing slip till I leave Hong Kong, but can I throw it away right ...