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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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Was my UK visit visa refused?

I am Ghanaian I applied for a UK visitor visa and, today, I received my passport without a UK visa in it. No letter was attached to the passport, either. What should I do?
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Does a drug charge preclude you from entering the UK?

I was arrested and charged with possession of marijuana and cocaine in 2015. I never had a trial as I left the country before then. My question is: assuming all other factors are acceptable (e.g. ...
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Can you travel one day before a visa becomes valid, and leave three weeks after it expires?

My mum's visa is valid on the 23rd November and she will be leaving Fiji on the 22nd November and arrive UK on the 23rd November. 1) Is she allowed to travel from Fiji on the 22nd since the visa is ...
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Complaint Against Visit Visa Refusal

We were refused a visit visa last month of 6 month. We complained against the decision through MP and some email adresses. We were asked to submit 3 more documents. Today we were asked to resubmit ...
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Emergency Care Clarification for Visitor in UK

There are a few questions here about emergency care for visitors in the UK accessing the NHS. None addressed my question. From the NHS website: Unplanned treatment on a temporary visit to England ...
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New application for UK visitor visa after previous refusal

I was previously refused a UK visit visa for reasons in the attached pic. The sponsor for that visa was my sister’s British partner. At the time of my first visa application, in late 2016, my sister ...
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Will a refused Schengen entry affect application for a UK EEA family permit?

I want to apply for the EEA family permit in order to travel to the UK with my husband, an EEA national (Spanish); I am a Ghanaian (non EEA). In 2010, I applied for a Schengen visa (Belgium). I ...
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My Marriage visitor visa is rejected. Is it wise to apply again but for the tourist visitor visa instead?

Me and my girlfriend are both non-EU. She is a student in the UK with her studies completing at the end of this year and I am a full time employee at a top company in Germany with a German Permanent ...
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what should an invitation letter from UK look like ? , how to approve it legally?

I'm new to the community, my friend moved to the UK, Leicester city, I want to visit her, as I asked before if I can convince the council that my circumstances in my home country is good the ...
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Can I get a visitor visa invitation from a non UK student living in the UK?

I'm new to the community. My friend moved to Leicester, UK, for 1 and a half years in order to continue her masters degree in a well known university. I want to visit her, but taking a standard ...
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Explaining large sum transfer not consistent with monthly earnings [duplicate]

I am applying for a standard visitors UK visa this week. I have a good monthly income and stable employment. I had my brother in-law transfer a sum of money through my bank account to my mother (...
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Can I apply for an EEA Family Permit from within the UK?

I will join my future husband (Spanish) in the UK, entering on a Standard Visitor visa. (I am Chilean). Two months after joining him in the UK, we intend to get married in Spain, and return to the UK....
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What UK visa does a Pakistani citizen with a US Green Card need?

I am a US Green Card holder and a Pakistani citizen. I am planning to go Pakistan via the UK, staying for 5-6 days to visit my cousins. Which visa do I need and what is the process?
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Long term visitor visa (2 years) for company director without previous “performance” [closed]

The director of our company wants to apply for a long term business visa to attend client meetings and negotiations. What are the chances he will be granted a 2 year long-term visitor visa if this is ...
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How do I explain employment contract changes in UK visa application?

How do I explain my salary: my previous salary changed from basic fixed plus incentives fixed, to basic fixed plus commission unfixed (which can be higher or lower). For the first, I was paid in all ...
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My sister's UK visitor visa was refused [duplicate]

REASONS FOR REFUSAL NRA v 1.0 You have applied for a visa to visit the UK. In deciding whether you meet the requirements of Appendix V: of the Immigration Rules for visitors, I have considered: ...
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UK visa refusal for my wife to accompany me on my business trip [duplicate]

I am travelling to the UK in the 3rd week of November on a business visit and intend to stay for more 10 days, along with my wife, when my business is over. I have my visa, but my wife's visa was ...
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Complaint procedure for visit visa to UK 6 month [duplicate]

Can the sponsor or applicant make a complaint for the decision of visit visa to UK for 6 months ? What is the procedure or link to do that ?
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Uk visa individual merits

What does it mean "Any future UK visa applications you make will be considered on their individual merits"?
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About uk visa refusal

My visa application to visit my father in the uk has been refused because i said that i will stay in the uk for 60 days while i'm a student in my country,they said that i didn't provide any document ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 ...