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An island country in Western Europe, consisting of Great Britain (England, Wales and Scotland) and Northern Ireland.

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Insurance claim for NHS Emergency Treatment received by a non-resident

I visited the UK and had to use NHS emergency services whilst staying in the UK. I received a non-itemised invoice post treatment and I paid for it before leaving the UK. Currently, I'm in the process ...
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Can I apply for UK Skilled worker visa from Germany? I am non-EU student [migrated]

I am on a student visa in Germany and have a one-year student visa (not a residence permit). Am I eligible to apply for a UK skilled worker visa from Germany with the Germany student visa or do I need ...
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Accommodation for 17-year-old in the UK

Can anyone suggest me hotels in the UK that accept a 17-year-old traveling alone, including London, Manchester, Birmingham. Please don't suggest youth hostels and premier inn, they won't accept, I ...
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UK study visit visa proof of funds [duplicate]

Recently I got accepted into a course that will delivered both online and offline. For offline I have to make two visits to the UK(1st visit- 10 days, 2 visits- 4 days) within 3 months. I am currently ...
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Proof of funds without payslips for UK visitor visa application

I have a question regarding the proof of funds for the UK visitor visa. I have searched for similar cases but have not found an answer to my specific question. I am aware that proof of funds needs to ...
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Can I shoot short films on a tourist visa in the UK?

Can I shoot a short on tourist visa? I saw this under the immigration rules: PA.14.3. Film crew (actor, producer, director or technician) employed by an overseas company may visit the UK to take part ...
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Visa applications to the UK - are they processed in your home country or sent to and from the UK?

My Russian daughter in law is applying for a UK standard visitor visa to come on 2 week visit to the UK with her husband my (British) son and their daughter. When they applied for their daughter to ...
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I was denied entry in the UK - is my visa cancelled?

Recently, I went to the UK, and I have a multi entry, unaccompanied UK Child Visitor Tourist Visa. I went to the UK alone. However, when I reached the UK, the officer denied my entry because when he ...
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Demonstrating ties to home country in UK visit visa

Can I use an inheritance will to show evidence of ties to my home country? I am a student and need to go for a short-study visit visa and am finding it hard to show ties to my home country. Obviously ...
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How to explain large deposit into my account?

I wish to apply for a UK family visitor visa along with my family. I work as a bank employee and switched job a year ago. A large sum was deposited to my salary account as severance benefit by my ...
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Can I travel to the UK with a child accompanied visa without the adult named on my visa but with the consent from that adult to another adult?

I am 17 years old and I have a UK child accompanied visa with my father's name written on it, saying that it is only valid if accompanied by my father. But I am in the IMO team, which will take place ...
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Entering the UK by air and leaving by train?

Is it an issue if you enter the UK by air and then leave by train on a Eurostar? I am just hoping that the departure is properly recorded with UK immigration and there is are no problems in entering ...
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Applying for a UK visitor visa. Should I mention I was previously refused a Turkish visa 2 years ago on the application?

I am applying for a UK visitor visa for my wife in order to appear for the PLAB 2 examination. We were refused a Turkish tourist visa in the past. Do I need to mention this on the UK visa application? ...
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Why do Irish authorities check passports of those entering Britain?

I am a British citizen and took a flight from Toronto to Dublin and then Dublin to Manchester, both with Aer Lingus. I was surprised that I had my passport checked in Dublin by the Irish authorities ...
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Whether UK transit visa is needed [duplicate]

I am an Indian and have Netherlands residence Permit Type 1. I am travelling from Amsterdam and will be transiting in LHR towards New delhi do I need transit visa? In the exemptions it says if you ...
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Question regarding multiple bank statements to submit for UK visa

I have applied for a UK tourist visa and I understand I need to submit 6 months of bank statements, which show my salary being credited to my account. I'll also be submitting 6 months of pay slips. ...
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Transit visa requirements for a layover in London Heathrow airport? [duplicate]

As an Indian passport holder. I will be flying with British Airways on a round trip from Sweden to India. During my journey, I have a layover at London Heathrow Airport, and my connecting flight is in ...
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South Korea transit visa waiver program

I am a Chinese passport holder with permanent residency in the UK. I would like to travel to South Korea and then Australia (UK -> South Korea -> Australia -> UK), and will apply online for ...
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Apostille for UK Skilled Worker Visa [migrated]

I am about to apply for a UK Skilled Worker Visa from Italy. I need to provide criminal record documents corresponding to my time in Italy and another non-EU country I have lived for more than 12 ...
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Huge amount of funds transaction before visa application for PLAB 2

So I'm going to apply for a uk plab 2 visit visa for a span of 1 month in the end of May. My father is going to be my sponsor but last month he paid made a huge transaction of 12337 gbp from his bank ...
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Can I take a desktop PC as a carry-on from USA to India (layover in UK)? What is the safest way to pack and carry it?

I'll be travelling for the summer from the US to India and I plan on taking my desktop PC with me since most of my development work is on there. I've seen other posts saying that this is usually not a ...
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Details of the trip: where should I include it?

Which document should I include the details (timetable) of my stay in the UK when applying for a visa? Should I mention it in my letter or write it in a separate document specialized for “the ...
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Document to prove a genuine relationship

What type of documentation should I provide to prove friendship with my sponsor for a UK standard visa? Screenshots of our chat or what kind?
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Bank statement for UK tourist visa [duplicate]

My boyfriend and I want to visit UK for a month. We have already saved a lot of money for this trip but a friend still kindly offered to pay for our flight, our visa and our accommodation during the ...
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Refused entry into the UK

I was refused entry into the UK in mid-2013 as I did not have a return ticket, and also said something dumb, which was that I would work part-time whilst on holiday. I was sent to a holding room for ...
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UK visitor visa bank statement [duplicate]

We would visite UK for 1month with my boyfriend. We have good friend who would like to sponsor our trip for both of us (flight, accomodation,…). So, I don’t know how much many should we have on our ...
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Lost Biometric Residence Permit (BRP), passport expired, what to do?

I am a South African citizen currently in the UK on an ancestral visa. Since I am not intending to return to my home country I allowed my passport to lapse (but I still have it). Last week I travelled ...
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Visa UK - Unclear question in the application

I am applying with my future wife for a standard visa for the UK; it will be for our honeymoon. She will sponsor a part of my spending. I have a question concerning the form: In this question, "...
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UK short-term student visa refusal, I have an offer from an Irish university for BSc and I don't want to make any mistakes

I am a Syrian student and as you know it is very difficult to have a visa after the war in Syria. I applied last year for a short-term student visa in the UK to study English but it was refused and ...
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Applying for a UK visa for a honeymoon trip

I am planning to apply for a tourist visa for myself and my future wife for the UK; it will be for a honeymoon. When we actually apply, we won't be married yet, and even though we're both employed, ...
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Proof of Income in homecountry UK visitor visa [duplicate]

I have a quite a complicated question about UK visitor visa for my mom and sister. My husband will sponsor their visa, we have savings and sufficient funds for it, but I think my mom's financial ...
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Been to the UK in the past 10 years

I was issued a UK study visa in 2013, arrived the UK 1st January 2014 and left 1st January, 2016. Can I say I have been to the UK in the past 10 years?
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May a national of Oman enter Ireland under the Short-stay visa waiver programme with an ETA?

The Irish short-stay visa waiver programme says that nationals of Oman are allowed to travel to Ireland without an Irish visa, provided that they have obtained a short-stay visa in the UK and have ...
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I spent a term abroad in Copenhagen. I'm US citizen. I will return to US after term .then 2 months later I go to England for 5 weeks can I enter UK?

I spent a term abroad in Copenhagen since January getting a residency visa for school. I'm a US citizen. I will return to the US after the term in May, then 2 months later I will go to England for 5 ...
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Should my wife mention me as a dependent in her UK visa application if she's sponsoring my trip?

My spouse and I are planning a trip to the UK in June to celebrate our 5th wedding anniversary. However, a significant portion of my income goes towards our home loan EMIs, leaving me with limited ...
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What are examples of "Official Observations" in a passport?

I noticed in my UK passport that there is a page (next to the details page) labelled "This space is reserved for official observations". Underneath it says "There are no official ...
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Can I submit an additional document after submitting the documents via self upload in TLS contact (UK visa)?

I submitted my documents via self upload in TLS contact for my UK visitor visa application. However, I just received a letter confirming my registration to the event I am attending in UK by its ...
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Should I check "Required to Leave" while filing my visa application?

I came to the UK on a student visa. The validity was 2 years. Due to some issues, I had to withdraw from my course and went back my home country after 2 weeks of stay. After 2 months I got a "...
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UK Visit visa after leaving without notifying

Let me summaerize my situation: UK student visa: 2011 Visa canceled (deception of language certificate in the UK, after extending my visa) and ordered to leave in 60 days: end of 2013. Appealed ...
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Expired passport and flight tomorrow

Tomorrow I am flying from Eindhoven airport to London Stansted. My friend has an expired passport. The passport expired in February this year. We cannot get a new passport anymore but we could get a &...
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UK visitor visa for an OCI card holder with US passport

My son is a US citizen by birth and also a valid US passport holder but living with me in India on an OCI card for over 10 years. We are planning to travel to the UK on a vacation. Does my son require ...
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UK visa - Past visa denial

I want to apply for a UK visa - Stage 2 of global talent fast route. However, in the part of the form where they ask to disclose past visa denials, I have a past denial from South Africa from a visa ...
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Where in/near London does a giant electric tee hang off the ceiling as a piece of art?

In some museum of London or its vicinity, there was (and perhaps still is) an enormous electric tee (also known as three-way electric plug, multiplug outlet/power extender, cube tap, …) in a dark ...
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An error has occurred. Please retry later message when uploading pdf files for online UK Visa application

My wife is studying an MBA in Germany, as part of this MBA the students are given the option of attending a one-week course in the UK, my wife is applying for a short-term visa to the UK to attend ...
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UK visa refusal on opening balance and also company affidavit of support letter [duplicate]

I hope someone on this forum will be able to answer my question regarding my visitor visa application. I am from Pakistan. I applied for s standard visitor visa on 11/3/2024 in Islamabad. On 27/03/...
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Should I disclose past travels in some form even though I have no proof of travel?

I am applying for a UK visa under the Global Talent category using the endorsement route. In this form, it asks me to disclose all my previous international travels. I have visited a few countries in ...
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Which documents should I include when reapplying for a UK visa after a refusal linked to fund transfers between my and my mother's accounts? [duplicate]

In my initial UK tourist visa application, it was refused due to an inadvertent error in my financial documentation (My bank statements). I had temporarily transferred funds to my mother's account, ...
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Is Euro Airlines legit?

Trying to track down more information about rumours of a new direct flight between the UK and Cuba (Manchester >Holguin), which is supposedly to be operated by Spanish company Euro Airlines (EA). I ...
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UK Visitor - Business and Tourism with Family

I am an Indian citizen working in the US for more than a decade. I have a work trip to the UK coming up (internal company meetings etc). I would like to use this opportunity to also have my family ...
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Will deportation from Romania harm my chances of getting a UK Study visa?

Last year I travelled from Pakistan To Romania on work permit But in Romania there was no physical existence of company therefore I can't work there.(Company was only registered to issue work permits)....
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