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Germany Visiting Friends Visa Remonstrance Denied

I am Indian married woman working in big textile company as Confirmed employment. I applied for Germany visa for 90 days to visit friends but was rejected stating reason that purpose not reliable then ...
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I stayed 3 months over my period in schengen. Can I go back within a month with a new passport?

I was in Europe (Schengen) between November 2017 - December 2018. I extended my stay there and had to leave on august 20 however I fell in love and stayed with a woman three months and 2 weeks and ...
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Belgian Visa on hold. What does this mean?

i submitted my visa application on 13th November and my visa status is "on hold" it has been one month and two weeks!!! No one is telling me anything. What should i do?
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UK Visit Visa Type C - I want to visit Paris over the weekend - What document are Required for Schengen [duplicate]

I am a Pakistani Resident and have a valid UK visit visa on my passport and will be coming to the UK in FEB or March depending on the conference dates. There is a conference on Thursday and I can ...
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Statement specifying Reason(s) for Visa Refusal previously

Do I need to present a written statement as to why my Schengen visa was previously refused when I apply again?
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Passport outer cover with slight damage

I need to travel to Germany this coming January 14th for an interview. The travel is only for 4 days. I have submitted all the relevant and supporting documents for getting the travel schengen visa. ...
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Schengen German Visa refusal - Economic Rootage are not sufficently proved [duplicate]

i got 2nd time Visa refusal with almost same reason. but 2nd time it was only one reason "i didnt succeed to demonstrate the willingness to return to home country - the economic rootage in india could ...
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Query regarding cooling off period for Work permit up to 120 days max

I have a query regarding cooling off period for visa type "Work permit up to 120 days". My job requires me to travel to Zurich repeatedly(every yr). Hence it is important for me to know below details....
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Schengen - Change Port of Entry [duplicate]

I applied for a visa at the Belgian embassy for Luxembourg (Belgium handles consular affairs on Luxembourg's behalf in my country). I submitted a flight reservation with Frankfurt as my port of entry ...
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Schengen Visa/Italy 90 day visa [duplicate]

I am hoping to spend 6 months in Europe. I'm a Canadian citizen. I'm aware of the 90 day Schengen visa and planning on applying for a D level visa for Italy to spend 90 days there. My ...
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Special Schengen visa requirements for non-EU citizens residing in Ireland?

I am a citizen of Kazakhstan, but I work and live in Ireland. I have IRP (Irish Residence Permit) with Stamp 1 and my de-facto partner has IRP with Stamp 3. If I apply for Schengen visa from here, ...
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Why do heads of states not need fingerprinting for Schengen visa?

I was reading about Schengen visa requirements and have stumbled upon the following text in the Biometric Requirement Schengen Visa: As of November 2, 2015 it is required that applicants for a ...
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Will my both type C and type D schengen visa be valid if I travel using one of them? [closed]

I have both type C and type D schengen visa for the same country as my spouse stays over there. Now, my question is if I visit with type C visa first as my work assignment is not yet confirmed , will ...
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Can a Visa Waiver National Apply for a Uniform Schengen Visas (USV)?

I have a question about Schengen visas, specifically Uniform Schengen Visas (USV). Is it allowed for Nationals of 'Annex II' countries (visa waiver countries) like the USA to apply for a Uniform ...
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Schengen visa application in Romania

I'm going to be an Erasmus student in Romania and i do not have a schengen visa but i'd love to get it for travelling all around the Europe. my question is that is it possible to get an schengen visa ...
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Which visa would be better: UK or EU?

I am married to British citizen who is in the UK. I am in Pakistan and have been for the last 5 years. We are separated but we are still husband and wife. I was issued a 2-year UK visa but I left the ...
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Hard Brexit and travel for UK citizens into Schengen countries in 2019

I am a British citizen and US permanent resident. I rarely need visas. However, I am considering a Mediterranean cruise in the spring or summer of 2019. Unlike British politicians, I like to plan ...
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Can I make a short visit to Germany on a transit visa?

I’m a permanent resident (Green Card holder) in the USA and i’m flying to Jordan through Frankfurt. If I would like to enter Germany for a short visit, maximum 7-8 days, can I apply for a transit visa ...
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Can my daughter visit Germany on her Type D Schengen visa issued by France? [duplicate]

I know this has been asked a few times, I'm just trying to confirm that my understanding is correct. According to this answer, she should be able to travel to Germany for a short holiday on her ...
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Do airlines count the days for visa nationals?

While answering this question I wondered: for countries/areas that have rules such as the 90/180 rules of the Schengen Area, do airlines bother to count how long you have already been in the area? As ...
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A Syrian that wants to apply for a Schengen visa [closed]

So, I am a Syrian National that have no connection to Syria whatsoever, I want to apply for a tourist/visit visa to any Schengen country "the easiest", and I actually don't intend to travel their. ...
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Advice For The Grey Month [closed]

I know that the schengen visa 90 days in 180 days policy has already been greatly discussed but once again I am caught in this problem. I am originally from Taiwan (I have the 90 days without going ...
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Schengen visa with cancelled UAE visa

I have valid Schengen visa for Germany mid of January next year. But my problem is my company is closing and my UAE visa will be cancel this month. Is it possible for me to travel to Germany with my ...
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What is a Schengen Type D Visa

So I land at Frankfurt Airport and the immigration officer asks me what I am doing in Strasbourg. I tell him I am getting married and he stamps my passport with a type D. I’ve been googling it, and a ...
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Do I need a new visa to return to France after having spent over 90 days in the past year there?

I'm a US citizen. I was in France for 9 months with a student visa that expired this past July. I also had a "titre de séjour" (residency permit) that has expired. In March, I might return to France ...
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Grace period for Schengen visa

I have a valid Schengen visa for 90 stay of duration valid form 21/09/2018 to 19/03//19. Is there any grace period associated to Schengen visa? This is because my flight back home is on the 94th day ...
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Schengen visa refusal Italy [duplicate]

Today my visa got denied by the Italy embassy in Abu Dhabi for the reason below: The information submitted regarding the justification for the purpose and conditions of the intended stay was not ...
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What funds do I need for a Schengen visa?

My husband is a student in Munich. I wish to travel to germany and be with him for 3 months. What is the funds requirement for a Schengen visa.
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Schengen Visa single entry 180 days rule

I understand the 90/180 days rule for multiple entry. I am from a Non-European country My question is, what if I apply for a single entry visa to France, stay there for 10 days & then come back to ...
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What German visa should my wife apply for to accompany me on a business trip?

I am from Pakistan and have a German Schengen business visa, multiple entry valid for 2 years. Sometimes, when I travel to Germany for business, I want my wife to accompany me, so we do some ...
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Does travel to African countries have a negative impact on Schengen & UK visa applications? [closed]

I travelled to West Africa in 2014. Now I would like to visit European countries (UK and Belgium) to attend conferences. Are passport stamps from African countries a problem while applying for those ...
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Schengen application

I’m planning to travel to France and Croatia and in process of filling in my application form for a Schengen Visa. I believe that I don’t have to apply for a separate visa to Croatia... is that ...
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Do I need a transit visa for Germany? [duplicate]

I am an Indian national having Valid USA visa. I will be traveling from Bangalore to Washington, DC. My Doubt is I will be transiting through two airports in Germany Frankfurt and Munich. I.e ...
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Where to apply for Multiple Entry Schengen Visa - Germany or Austria? [duplicate]

I'm an Indian national, currently living in the UK on Tier 4 Student Visa (General). I've been to Schengen territory once and planning one more trip in coming months as below; Austria 23rd December, ...
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What are these stamps in my passport after I was advised to divert via the UK but didn't have a visa?

I am from Myanmar. I was on my way to Venice from Brussels while holding Schengen visa (single entry). I bought a British Airways ticket to fly from Brussels to Venice. Unfortunately, on that day, all ...
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Formal Obligation letter

Are there cases wherein an Immigration officer or border guards will ask for an original formal obligation letter from the traveler? My sponsor can only provide a scanned copy of the Formal Letter ...
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Question on multiple entry Schengen visa [duplicate]

I'm an Indian residing in the UK. I have multiple entry short term Schengen visa which I have used multiple times to visit many Schengen countries as tourist. Is it possible for me to use the same ...
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Is my Turkey e-Visa valid if I have used my single-entry Schengen visa? [duplicate]

I have a single entry Schengen visa (business) valid from 16 Nov - 30 Nov 2018. I am planning to visit Belgium on 16 November and Slovakia on 18 November. Then I plan to visit Turkey on 24-26 November....
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Can a non-EU citizen enter EU countries using a Bulgarian D visa?

I am Lebanese, and I have a passport valid until 2020. I have a Bulgarian national visa D. Can I travel in EU countries without a Schengen visa?
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Will I be granted a German business visa if my company started just a few years ago?

My company is 1-2 years old. Can I apply for a 2-week German business visa with 1 or 2 year's tax returns? All my statements of accounts are fine. What is the right way to go about it?
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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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Overstayed tourist visa in Spain

I would like to ask few details because I have been overstayed my tourist visa in Spain, almost 3 months now, and I would like to go back to my country (Indonesia), What would be the consequences I ...
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Invitation letter for Schengen short term visitor visa

My mother in law (Chinese) will be visiting myself and my wife in the UK over Christmas. She currently holds a visa for the UK so that's not a problem. She's applying for a Schengen visa and I was ...
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information regarding transit visa for Jordan

My air ticket picture is attached. I have purchased this Air ticket and its route is Warsaw-Amman then Amman-Dubai and Dubai-Pakistan. In each transit i have stay for 2 hours and 30 minutes maximum, ...
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I'm living in the Northwest US; can I apply for a Schengen visa in Vancouver, BC? [duplicate]

I'm living in Seattle. Can I obtain a Schengen visa in Vancouver, BC, specifically at the Italian Consulate?
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Does the Schengen Visa (short stay) application for France really require a fully prepaid accommodation? Too much inconsistent information online

Some travel agencies in the UK, for instance this one specify below. Proof of accommodation fully paid, if possible, in the name of applicant. Should come directly from the hotel Return ticket ...
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To visit Colmar, which schengen visa do I need? France or Switzerland?

I am going to visit Colmar for three days and my plane will be land to Basel-Mulhouse airport. I am a non-Europe citizen. Should I apply for a Schengen visa through Switzerland or France?
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Schengen visa (Germany) travel insurance valid long than trip

Will there be an issue if my travel in the Schengen area is December 5-15 and I have a travel insurance (50,000 Euro coverage) for December 5-25?
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I'm from Pakistan and live in Turkey [duplicate]

I'm from Pakistan and live in Turkey. I have one year residence permit of Turkey. Can I apply for schengen visa from Turkey and what will be required documents for it
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Can we appeal a refusal of Schengen visa?

My father was refused a visa to visit my brother and his newborn son, my father's grandchild, based on not having enough ties to this country of citizenship (Iran). He would like to contest this as ...