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Questions tagged [standard-visitor-visas]

The single consolidated UK visa type that covers all aspects where a person comes to the UK for tourism, visiting family/friends, job interviews, business trips, some forms of academic research, some forms of volunteer work, and group travel. It is uniformly multiple entry.

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Indian student willing to apply for Standard Visitor Visa only for U.K [duplicate]

I am an Indian passport holder studying currently in China with a valid student visa expiring in next year September and i want to visit UK for tourism and family visit purposes for 3 months approx. ...
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UK standard visitor visa sponsored by my mother

I want to visit the UK. I want to show my mother's Fixed Deposit account. Can I use that? Will my visa be rejected?
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Explaining Bank Statements [duplicate]

I am applying for a Standard Visitor Visa to the UK 1- How much money is considered as a Large Deposit?? 2- I have Leased stores that bring me income, but sometimes some of my lessees can't pay the ...
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UK visitor visa after a visa refusal

I am about to re-apply for a UK visitor visa after being refused. Now we are planning on a worldwide trip starting in November and, at the start, my wife wants us to spend a week UK to see her family....
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My Irish bank account was just opened last week. Apply for standard visitor uk visa

Hi I’m from China and I’m an exchange student in Ireland for this semester. I intend to visit UK after exams and go back home from the UK. I’d like to say in UK for five days. MY PROBLEM: I just ...
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Visit uk visa 2 years [duplicate]

I have a valid uk visit visa that will expire in 2020 , will i be able to visit the uk for 6 months and return back to my home country then after a month visit the uk again for another 6 months and so ...
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What is the cost personally of my Trip? [duplicate]

What is the cost personally of my Trip please
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Refusal of UK visit visa: Appendix V 4.2 (a) (c) (e) - Help Reapplying [duplicate]

I need advice on the type of visa to apply for and clarification on relevant information to include in the next application. I am a dual citizen of the UK and Sri Lanka, permanently living in Sri ...
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What is the start date of a UK Standard visitor visa application? [on hold]

Is the start date on the day you make an appointment to VFS or will it start on the following day after you submitted the application?
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My mother to sponsor my boyfriend’s visa application [closed]

I am doing my first year at uni, and my boyfriend is working in another country. He’s got his own savings and planning to finish his employment contract and then move here with us. We’re not in a ...
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2 year visitor visa expiry [duplicate]

I am British citizen, who has got little daughter. My mother is coming to look after my daughter for 6 months in January 2019 but her 2 year visitor visa expires in mid April 2019. What are my options ...
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Can I apply for a 10 year UK visa? [duplicate]

over my latest 2-year UK visa, I traveled 4-5 times to UK. My son is a permanent resident in the UK. Im applying for a new UK visa and only 3 years are left in my passport before it expires. Can I ...
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Sponsor Bank Statement UK Visit Visa 6 Months Minimum Balance [closed]

As i mentioned earlier we have been required to submit sponsor bank statement and job letter. She makes 60000 GBP yearly as doctor but her the statement she has forwarded me has 4000 GBP balance only ...
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Visit visa UK Email for further documents

it is been a week since I submitted my parents visit visa application. They have requested the sponsor's bank statement and job letter. Are there any signs of approval or refusal?
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UK business visa - different signature in passport and supporting docs

I am applying for UK Business Visa. My passport was issued in 2010 where I did signature differently. Currently my signature is different from passport. I became employee in 2014, and from then I have ...
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Cost of a travel in UK [duplicate]

I am preparing a new application for a Family Visa in UK after a refusal I stay at my brother's house in Birmingham for a week of my leave limit My salary is £420 and I started my current job on June ...
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Cover Letter for Visit Visa [duplicate]

We had an acceptance of visit visa and then a series of refusals. Our circumstances changed a bit and hence now applying visa on those basis. Is a detailed cover letter good. Or the cover letter ...
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Family visit visa from Pakistan with 4 large credits in bank statement. How to justify?

We are applying for a family visit visa for my parents. While me and my brother stay here our parents want to attend the post graduation ceremony of our sister who is a British citizen now. We are ...
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UK visitor visa

I am a freelancer (makeup artist) based in Mumbai. I want to visit a friend in the UK for about a week. As a freelancer, what documents should I submit during the visa application process? Also, ...
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Applied for UK Visa in the US: Decision made but not shipped

I was hoping to travel to the UK on Wednesday, September 26, and applied for a general visit visa (since I'm an Indian citizen on a student visa in the US), and paid for the expedited 5-day processing....
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Has anyone used online bank statements for a UK Visitor Visa [duplicate]

Have any of you used online bank statements (i.e. print outs of the pdf documents from your online banking) to apply for a UK Visitor Visa? If so, were they accepted or rejected? Please only reply ...
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Document checklist for UK Standard Visitor Visa after payment online

Good day! I did not see document checklist to print out after I paying my online application form. Is it usual now?
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Researcher applying for UK Standard Visitor Visa [closed]

Are UK Government strict towards researcher whose sole purpose of visit is for tourism?
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Extent of proof for provenance of funds - Sponsor of UK Vistor Visa [duplicate]

I am a UK citizen living in Colombia and intend to return to home with my Colombian girlfriend for a month over Christmas to visit family. My girlfriend is a student and from a modest Colombian ...
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Rejection of UK Visitor Visa for V 4.2 (e) WITH Sponsor - pre-application advice requested

I am a UK citizen living in Colombia and intend to return to home with my Colombian girlfriend for a month over Christmas to visit family. My girlfriend is a student and from a modest Colombian ...
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UK standard visitor visa refused but reasons are not relevant [duplicate]

I had applied for a UK standard visitor visa to visit my sister who is expecting a baby. Applied from the five-eye member country I am currently studying in. Stated my yearly expense which is ...
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Can more than one person sponsor a visit visa application? [duplicate]

I would like to sponsor my little cousin (21 years old) from Bangladesh. He is begging to see us all and visit the country. He's gone mental with hearing about the cricket world cup. I thought I could ...
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Can I apply for an Irish visit visa and a UK visit visa at the same time?

Me and my family are going to Dublin and Belfast for 10 days, they are US citizens and I am a green card holder and a Filipino citizen living in the US. I have read on the website for Ireland and UK ...
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Family members visitors visas applications

I suffer from a debilitating illness; an "end of life" kidney disease, and I'm incapable of travelling to visit my close family in Algeria. I used to visit my parents once a year but now that I'm on a ...
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Colombian with EU blue card travelling to the UK

I am Colombian and I have an EU blue card issued in Germany which is valid for four years. I would like to visit the UK for a week for tourism but I do not know whether I need a visa or just the blue ...
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Required Documents for a UK visa [duplicate]

I am an Indian student studying in germany and also doing part time work. I want to apply for UK visiting visa for a short period. Can i know what all documents i need to submit?
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Why is my UK visa delayed? [duplicate]

I applied for a UK Standard Visitor visa for on 23rd August 2018 at the visa application centre in Mumbai. On the same day, I got an SMS saying The visa application for [GWF reference number] was ...
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Expiring Proof of Accommodation in Invitation for UK Visitor Visa

I'd like to invite a friend to the UK on a Standard Visitor Visa. We both hold Indian passports. I have a Tier 4 (General) UK visa and he is in a doctoral programme in France and has a Titre de Sejour....
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Crew member’s visa [closed]

My boyfriend is currently on a contract and is finishing in Oct. he wants to come and visit me in the uk for a short time before he goes back to SA. Will he be allowed entry into the uk with the ...
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UK visa AI kept saying “please now enter the longer card number found on the front of your debit or credit card” [closed]

I was calling UK visa service VFS Global Bahrain (+44 20 3481 1736) to ask about my visa application progress. They asked for credit card information in order to charge for the call. However, when ...
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UK Standard Visitor Visa for Indonesian citizen

I am a Spanish citizen currently living in London, UK. I have an Indonesian boyfriend and we are in a long distance relationship, I usually go to visit him (I have been going for almost 2 years). Now ...
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I couldn’t travel to the UK. Does it affect me to get another visa in the future? [duplicate]

I am currently living outside the UK. In June 2018 I applied for a UK 6-month tourist visa and got the visa, though because of my mother’s death I am unable to travel for my vacation. If I do not ...
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German documents translation to English [closed]

I am a student in Germany. I would like to visit the UK as a tourist for a few days. I am not sure where I can get my document translated. Is there any online service which does this? Visitor: ...
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From Oman to Saudi Arabia [duplicate]

One of my friend, an Indian citizen, wants to visit Saudi Arabia (Dammam Area) from Oman (Muscat) for 5 days under a visit visa. What are the procedures to get such a visa?
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UK tourist visa refused - how to reapply? [duplicate]

My wife, a Filipino has been refused a tourist visa for the UK. I am a British National and our 7 month old baby has both British and Filipino passports. We currently live in the Philippines and ...
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Can I apply for a UK visa from a country I am travelling through?

One of my Family member(Original country India) has valid Schengen visa(Visa Type : short term visa - Visit Family and friends) and she is already in Denmark. Now she wish to visit London. Does she ...
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Applying for UK visit visit myself and my daughter. Do I need to supply duplicate supporting documents? [duplicate]

I am applying for a UK visit visa for myself and my 6 year old. Can I submit 1 set of supporting documents or will we need to duplicate this for both applications?
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I was refused a UK visit visa because of previous overstay (less than 30 days). What can I do to avoid a refusal in a future application? [duplicate]

I was refused a UK visit visa a few months ago and I am considering applying again. I successfully applied for multiple visit visas in the past, and my 3 most recent visas were Tier 4 visas. However, ...
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UK Visitor Visa from India [duplicate]

I am applying for UK Standard Visitor visa to invite my mother from India for support and help us as my wife is pregnant. I am going to take care of all expenses for her visa, insurance, travel ticket,...
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UK standard visitor visa for French resident with récépissé de demande de carte de séjour

My friend is an Indian national pursuing a PhD in France. Can he use a récépissé de demande de carte de séjour as a supporting document in a UK standard visitor visa application, instead of a valid ...
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UK Visitor Visa for self employed [duplicate]

My husband has the red passport. My brother is coming to the UK for 6 months on a Standard Visitor visa. He has his own business in India for the last 6 years in the IT field. What supporting ...
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Sponsorship Undertaking SU07 [duplicate]

I applied for normal family visit visa for my mother and brother to visit me in UK from Pakistan. I am myself British citizen. Their visa was rejected based on ECO's remarks about not being satisfied ...
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UK student visitor visa refused [duplicate]

I applied for a UK student visitor visa for 6 months. I was refused because I didn’t explain the origin of funds, as stated in the refusal letter. I gave them my father’s 3 bank statements, one of ...
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UK visitor visa requirements for a self-employed father and employed mother visiting their son in the UK? [duplicate]

My parents intend to visit my brother, who is working in the UK (living in his own property). I too plan to accompany my parents. At present, my parents and I live together in the Middle East. I am ...
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How should I reapply for Uk visa [duplicate]

My parents were refused a visa quoting below reasons. I am reapplying for their visa. However should I reapply with similar application but provIding more supporting documents for parents income as ...