Questions tagged [uk]

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

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Can I rely on credit cards in London or should I get currency, and where?

I will be in London for most of just a single day plus one evening & overnight stay, and plan to find some fun things to do as a tourist. I also plan to buy some souvenirs, sample some food, and ...
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Why are stamps put in the top-right corner of post? [closed]

I've recently been sending a few letters and one of them has not been delivered yet, and I don't think I stuck the stamp in the top-right corner of the letter. So does it matter if a stamp is not ...
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Card residence uk family

I have card resident UE family of italy and now I'm with my family he in uk , i wanna know whats condition to apply card resident UE family? Mon father not work now
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Visiting UK and Ireland with a single visa

I have to travel to both Dublin, Ireland and London, UK on short 2 day duration trips. Since both require visa for my country to enter, I started the Irish visa process and paid the fees. I later ...
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Applying for UK Visa for honeymoon trip

I am currently employed in India and intend to travel to London followed by Schengan countries on honeymoon with my future wife. In case of applying for UK visa, what should both of us mention on our ...
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UK tourist visa - Marriage certificate

I am from India, planning to travel to UK for tourism with my wife. I read somewhere that laminated documents cause issue. Our marriage certificate is laminated. Will it be fine with VFS while ...
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Applying for UK visa from another EU country [duplicate]

I have studying visa in Slovenia and want to apply for visit visa in UK, but I want to apply from Netherlands(want to visit my friend there and wait there). Is this possible?
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UK tourist visa - Different PNRs in same flight for me and Spouse. Both of us should submit both tickets for visa?

Me and my wife are applying for UK tourist visa. We have different PNRs for same flight on same day for onward journey. In return journey it is same PNR. When we will provide flight details proof for ...
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i have mentioned in my Uk Standard Visa that my spouse will be travelling with me, but now she is not able to travel

I have mentioned in my Uk Standard Visa that my spouse will be traveling with me, but now she is not able to travel and we are not applying for her Visa. Would this impact my application?
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short terms study visa UK employment status [closed]

i want to apply visa study short term UK. they ask about my employment status, currently i'm working in a company but i will quit as soon as i get the visa. do i need to ask for the reference letter ...
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Is it okay for me to explain large Lodgements on my bank account in my cover letter?

I recently just submitted my Passport for UK tourist visa as I was invited by my boyfriend. I’ve submitted all convincing evidence of our relationship and he is sponsoring the whole trip. However, I’m ...
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Will I have trouble travelling to the UK as a vocal Extinction Rebellion member?

Extinction Rebellion (XR) has been listed as terrorist organisation in the UK. I am an Australian citizen with a passport who has been to the UK before, and an active member of XR Australia. Will I ...
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Holding a Permesso di Soggiorno, is a visa needed for a transit in the UK? [duplicate]

My friend – a Ghanean citizen, holding a Ghanean passport valid until 9 March 2021 – is supposed to travel from Italy to Denmark. Preferably via London (most likely Stanstead) as it far the cheapest ...
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Tips on applying for Standard Visitor visa when full time student

I need tips on applying for Standard Visitor visa while being and have been a full time student. I just recently completed my 2 year degree. I have been going full time therefore have not worked as ...
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London - Auckland Flight - best way to book it [closed]

Hi I have extensive experience in booking European flights and I have always planned all our holidays, flights accommodations by myself. But for the first time I am going to take our family of four ...
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Letters from friends? UK holiday visa

I am applying for a holiday visa (I was refused entry in 2018 as a non genuine visitor) and I was advised to get letters from my friends here in the US for my application. With this, I am to get a ...
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Plab 2 visa refusal twice [duplicate]

The Decision I have refused your application for a visit visa because I am not satisfied that you meet the requirements of paragraph(s) V 4.2-10 of Appendix V because: I am aware that you were ...
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UK spousal extension visa with a US visa overstay [closed]

My husband (Brazilian) had his UK spousal visa approved in 2017 and we've been living here since. We're now applying for his extension and there are new questions on the form asking if he's lived in ...
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Travel to UK with USA criminal record

I am a citizen of Bangladesh. I was residing in USA and was arrested back in 2012 for evading arrest with vehicle. Later I was convicted and I went to prison for 2 years due to ineffective ...
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Is it bad to have accommodation changes when being interviewed by UK airport immigration

My boyfriend had his UK visitor visa application accepted which was a huge relief, and I have since booked small trips within the UK for when he comes. We put down on the application that he'd be ...
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Should I get a UK visitor visa anyway?

I am a US citizen coming to the UK and Ireland for 3 months in mid-March. I will work for my US company remotely and have a letter from them that I will still be employed to bring with me. I will just ...
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UK DATV visa for round trip

I'm travelling from India to the Bahamas via London. I'm applying for UK DATV visa but it asks for Date you plan to arrive in the UK and Date you plan to leave the UK. I have layover in London in both ...
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10 year UK ban done. What next?

In 2009, I was banned for deception (I applied as a student/dependent and my sponsor’s tax document was deemed fake). My sponsor claims (still) that the document wasn’t fake and it was obtained from ...
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Safety for American visiting London, UK

I'm traveling from Seattle, USA to London, UK in March 2020. My cousin (half British) is getting married to his British girlfriend in Farnham. I'm a 40 year old American, single, white man. I did a ...
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Card residence eu family

Le directive 2004/38/CE he say if you have card resident UE membre family you can travel in uk accompany citizen EEA without visa . My question is " whats document need in the border ??
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Compensation for baggage delay (Air Mauritius)

I flew back from Mauritius to London last week and they left behind ALL 4 baggage. We got 2 back after 2 days and the last 2 yesterday. On top of the delay, the content was wet. Can I claim any ...
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Can I visit uk 5 days before my visa expires? [duplicate]

I'm planning to visit UK on 25th January but my visa will expire in 30 January Is it OK to make a journey in the last few days of my visa?
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Can I leave UK on the day my visa expires?

I have a valid UK (Visit/Tourist) visa that expires on 30 Jan and my flight is scheduled on the same day morning time is it fine will I have any issue?
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Cash basis salary for uk visa

I changed job from private limited company to sole trader and they are paying in cash ? Can a cash basis payslips bhe approved for UK visitor visa ?
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What does it mean when Stonehenge is “closed?”

I was in the UK near Christmas and was planning on going to Stonehenge, but it was apparently closed. I figured that Stonehenge was a natural destination and anyone could basically just drive up to it....
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I was banned for 10 years in 2011, can my wife apply for UK business Visa having my name on the list as dependant but am not applying

I was banned for 10 years in 2011, can my wife apply for UK business Visa having my name on the list as dependant but am not applying. My school agent use counterfeit documents for me after I paid ...
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Card residence EU family article 10 [closed]

Directive 2004/38/EC say if you have card resident EU family member you can travel in the UK accompany citizen EEA without visa for no more than 3 months. My question is can a "non EU member" (card ...
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Will a smartcard work alongside a railcard?

I have recently been made aware of smartcards that can be used on regional train services in the UK that act in a similar way to an Oyster card - You load on tickets (similar to loading credit onto an ...
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Is it more economical to get a network railcard or under 25 railcard?

I want to get a railcard, but I am unsure whether to get a network railcard (which covers the South East England and London regions) or to get a 16-25 railcard. My confusion stems from the fact that ...
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application for re-entry to the UK

I was in the UK from 2004-2008 and was removed in 2008. I guess i got a 10yr ban but not sure as no papers was given to me to state this. I wish to return to the UK to see my daughter for the first ...
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Will EU nationals need a UK visa way after Brexit

Since the UK is almost out of the EU, and the detachment is almost imminent, will EU nationals need a visa for the UK for tourist vacation only?
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Can a Tunisian child with an EU residence card, travelling with an EU citizen, visit the UK without needing a UK visa?

I'm an Italian citizen living in Italy. I want to travel to London for holiday week, with my child but he have card resident EU family Italy, not European (Tunisian Citizen). My question is can my ...
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Does UK Standard Visitor Visa require proof of all the addresses you lived in for past 2 years

While filling the UK Standard Visa form, I was asked to enter all the addresses I have lived in past 2 years. I am living at my current address since 16 months, I have the tenancy agreement to show ...
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UK Visit visa for family [duplicate]

UK Visit Visa for Family. I want to apply for uk Visit/Tourist visa along with my wife and kids, Must i Apply for everyone separately? or is there a way to apply together just one application for the ...
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Transit via UK with a valid IM1 visa

Background: My family has extended visitor record and study permit (but not the VISA stamped on their passport) Also I have recently got my approved PR approved and have onetime IM-1 VISA stamped on ...
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Is UK visitor visa counted as UK visa?

I see a question in UK visa form: Have you been issued with a UK visa in the past 10 years? I had a standard visitor visa issues 2 years back where I visited UK for 5 days. Is it counted as UK visa? ...
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Refusal of visa [duplicate]

the United Kingdom has been refused. What this means for you Any future UK visa applications you make will be considered on their individual merits, however you are likely to be refused unless the ...
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UK visitor visa sponsor

I would like to sponsor someone to visit the UK on a UK visitor visa. However finding it all very confusing! As a sponsor do I transfer the money to the person I am sponsoring? As I will be paying ...
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Does my 4 month old baby need a visa for United Kingdom

I am British by birth and I have a 4 month old Philippines son. I wish to bring my son home and after researching my self I need help. I am needing information as to whether my son needs a visa if so ...
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What laws should I be aware of as a motorcyclist going from the UK to Germany via the Netherlands

I need to get from the UK to Dortmund, Germany without flying so I'm planning on riding a motorbike there and getting the ferry from either Hull or Harwich to Hook of Holland. I'll be on a a ...
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Visting the UK with my own car

I am from Austria and would like to visit the UK with my own car. The plan is to travel through Germany and France to take a ferry to England (Calais-Dover), stay 1,5 weeks in the UK and then go back ...
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UK e-gates after being denied entry

My fiancee was refused entry to UK in 2018. She later obtained a tourist visa in May 2019 and used that around August 2019 to enter the UK for 3 weeks. She's returning to UK next week for another 3 ...
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UK visa application for a person who had overstayed earlier

About 3 years back my parents, both Indian citizens visited my sister, a UK citizen. About a week before they were supposed to return, my father was hospitalised. The Visa was was about to expire in 2 ...
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UK Visa Refusal Letter, email or attached with passport? [duplicate]

Dears, I have applied for UK visitor visa, this is my second attempt. my first one was refused. HO sent me the refusal letter in an email and I received my passport later. But this time they sent me ...
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Ukrainian with permant German residency, do I need a visa for the UK?

I am a Ukrainian with permanent German residency. Do I need a visa for the UK?