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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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What is the difference between uk visa sticker and entry clearance

Last year I applied for UK standard visitors Visa and was successfully issued, with Visa written at the top of the sticker which has the resemblance of the schengen Visa. Fast forward this year, in ...
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US citizen making money online when in the UK as a tourist

I'm an American citizen currently in the UK as a tourist. I'm aware of the limitations that this comes with, but I'm trying to figure out if it's in any way possible for me to make money online whilst ...
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BritRail England Passes compared to return ticket for travel in England

Looking at http://britrail.eurail.com/#/pass/britrail_passes/ if I am reading it correctly the pass is cheaper for a peak time return from Manchester to London then buying tickets from Virgin. What ...
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UK Visa For Fiance

I'm on a tier 2 general visa in the UK and I would like to invite my fiance to visit me for 3 weeks. Is it advisable to invite her on a visitor visa instead of Tier 2 dependent visa ? The reason I ...
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Am I just considered a tourist, and am I able to leave and return to the UK while on that free tourism visa? [on hold]

I'm a young (20) Canadian visiting the UK, and staying with a family free of charge in exchange for babysitting their children for about three hours a day. They provide me with pocket money, but no ...
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Steps after appointment booking from USA for UK visa, vfs global registration confusion?

Hi i submitted my application for uk visit visa for myself and my wife. I booked the appointment and then it took me to a page where it asked me to download files and register with our visa ...
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Entering the UK whilst pregnant?

Is it possible to be refused entry at UK passport control, if I am visiting the UK for 3 weeks to celebrate our wedding (to my UK husband)? I worry that they will think I am there to stay and make use ...
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UK visa courier question

Me and my husband are planning for UK visitor visa later in year and have our biometrics appointment for this Thursday at Atlanta Georgia. If anyone can explain the courier part of it we would ...
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How to find location on Cambridge-Mildenhall railway that still has tracks/rails?

I want to travel to the UK to take photos of the closed Cambridge-Mildenhall railway. I‘d like to find at least one place with all three tracks, however I can't see any rails on Google Maps. Do the ...
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Arrival date months after COS start date [on hold]

Uk Teir 2 visa: My COS start date is 13th May, 2019 but my documentation got delayed so I filled 1st August 2019 as my Arrival date. Could there be any issue with that and if yes, what can be done to ...
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Short term study visa refusal for a US citizen

I graduated from high school two years ago. I took one short course with a short course visa (June 2016 -> august 2016 ) then a 9-month foundation course with a tier 4 ( September 2016 - April 2017 ) ...
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My son applied for UK Visa refused [duplicate]

My son applied for UK visa to participate in Student Formula sponsored by his Institute IIT Bombay which is top 1 Institute in India.He is studying 2nd yr, 3 more yrs to complete the course. I am ...
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Will I get refund on my application if I cancel now?

I am a pakistani national and I came to Netherlands on a work visa. I applied for uk tourist visa but I think I made a mistake. It asked me about my status in the Netherlands and I replied I am a ...
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payment refund visa uk [on hold]

I made the registration from Brazil. I did the procedure for the visa but then I had to cancel, I did not go to take my biometric data, I did not receive any mail from the home office. When I cancel I ...
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Missing a Last Name on UK Visa Application

I am super worried that I missed a name on UK standard visitor visa application. On the passport it has first-second-last name but I missed out the last name. However, other identity cards such as a ...
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Should I mention my Canadian visa refusal( Ban) in my UK visa application for study permit? [on hold]

Actually I ban from Canada country. As per the email they said you have missrepresentation on your document. But its not my fault. My consultant made a mistake and now I am suffering it , but nothing ...
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UK Visa site problems( visa sub type not showing)

I am filling online application for UK visa and the following issue is coming. As you can see in the picture visa subtype category is not showing. Because it is not creating the application. Please ...
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UK Visa Application for Afghan Family holding Green Card

I have completed the UK visit Visa application for my self, wife and 3 children (6, years, 3 years and 2 years). I also paid the application fee and booked the appointment for Biometric at Spokane, ...
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Does my proof of funds for my UK visa need to be in a proper savings account? Can it be in a second checking account?

I'm considering going to the UK in the fall (from the US) for the creative person concession visa (similar to a visitor visa) and will need the typical £940 in "savings" 90 days before I arrive. I've ...
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How do I show that I just got new job and have a personal business as well

My UK visa has been refused recently. Fast forward and I have been employed under a government initiative. Before the application I was with a family business and after the refusal the government ...
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Uk visa refusal on grounds of income [duplicate]

I was refused a visitors visa recently and want to reapply. We find this reason quite intangible in the sense that I was invited for an assessment and on the letter it states that I should be in the ...
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Do I need to prove that my spouse is using their right of free movement in order to receive a family member Schengen visa?

I plan to visit Europe some time during the next year (hopefully before a hard Brexit) and want to check what I need to fulfil for Schengen visa as the spouse of a British citizen. My spouse and I ...
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Marriage Visitor Visa then spouse visa?

I am a British citizen and my fiancee is a Malaysian citizen. We want to apply for a marriage visitor visa (MVV), she will return back to Malaysia as she is settled there with work, accommodation, and ...
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UK visa type and duration of stay

I was recently invited as a part of the state sponsored trip to the UK university by the government of Kazakhstan. I am 16 years old, and number of students of similar age are also invited. The course ...
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a query on ukvi misinformation [on hold]

I was denied entry at BHX airport on 21/11/2009 after the UKVI assumed that I did not attend collage and my residence permit was retained. So they said I used deception in my last leave to remain ...
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UK group or tourist visa application

My brother was recently selected to attend 1-week academic course in the UK university after he participated in the local tournament for 14-16 years old students. The government and the UK university ...
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How to request Visa Records from Australian Embassy

Is there a way we can request past Visa records or the Visa rejection letter from Australian Embassy? I applied for an Australia Student Visa in 2008 and my Visa got rejected in 2009. I don't have ...
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Do i need transit visa if my layover London Gatwick airport is 15 hours? [duplicate]

I will travelling from Ahmedabad, India, to Winnipeg, Canada via Dubai and London. I have a long layover at the London Gatwick airport, about 15 hours. Will be landing there at 19:45 and then departs ...
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UK Settlement visa / Spouse rules [on hold]

My spouse is a British citizen, and I have completed my settlement visa process. I would like to know the following about the spouse visa: 1) I have no intention to settle in the UK. Will this ...
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Mobile phones in luggage at Heathrow [on hold]

I'm going to the Philippines from Heathrow UK and as all Filipinos when we go home we always buy stuff for our families back home. I was thinking to have with me in my hand carry four mobile phones ...
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Family visa application to the UK

I plan to make my application for UK work visa at the same time with my wife and children. But we reside in different countries, which means that locations in which to make appointments will be ...
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When is the latest i can apply for Uk visa?

It only says in the web the earliest you can apply which is 3 months before travel. How about the latest time i can apply? Would they grant me a Sept 2019 visa if I applied on July 2019???
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UK Visa application with family [duplicate]

Hi I'm currently applying for a Tourist UK Visa for me and my family(mom and children) just wanna ask regarding the papers that we're going to submit,should we have a photocopy for each documents for ...
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Can i travel alone within the eu with my article 10 family permit from italy?

I would like to go on holidays without my eu family member, i use to travel alone with my residence card from italy but am not sure of this particular permit(article 10)
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I woul'd like know if my partner travel with me she has uk resident permit. I am british [duplicate]

I have british passport holder and my wife has UK RESIDENT PERMIT - NO TIME LIMIT** and is SETTLEMENT Type so We like to travel Portugal, my wife need a visa. Thanks
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Entering the UK as a visitor (then leaving) before the start date of a Tier 4 visa

I've seen some similar posts regarding entering the UK as a visitor then re-entering, but I haven't seen any ones from recent and thought I'd ask since I'm in a situation like it now. I am a US ...
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Travel documents needed for UK visitor Visa for wife

I'm on a tier 2 general visa in the UK. I'm currently engaged and soon after my wedding, I'm planning to bring my wife along with me to the UK to stay with me for 3 weeks. She will then return to ...
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Documents showing that another person can pay for your visit - UK VISA

I am an Indian citizen, applying for UK visa from India. In document checklist for UK Visa there is the following column Documents showing that another person can pay for your visit, such as : ...
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Receive UK visa vignette from a different visa centre

Is it possible to have the UK visit visa vignette be obtained from a different visa center? I applied for a UK visa (in progress in Sydney) but I'll be travelling next week to Schengen country and ...
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What is the safest way to adapt a two pin British shaving socket to a European two pin (Germany) for use with an electric toothbrush bought in the UK?

I have a Braun electric toothbrush that has the two pin British shaving connector. What is the best means to charge it in Europe, specifically Germany?
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Can I travel to the UK with a Belgian temporary residence card?

Im a non-eroupean student living in Belgium with temporary resident permit identity card. Can I travel to the UK with this ID card?
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UK Transit Visa for my daugther [duplicate]

I'm traveling with my wife and 5 years old daughter to Sweden, and I bougth flight tickets (one way) for each one of us, from Chicago ORD to London Gatwick LGW, and then another tickets from London ...
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Travelling with a tagged Passport [closed]

My daughter has had a uk passport since birth (28 years) and applied to renew it. She also sent details of her Bahraini passport. After much fuss about names & the fact it was proved she cannot ...
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Cancelled passport with no travelling history

I am applying for a UK Visa and I have one cancelled passport with no visa history in it, and I also have the new one. My question is, do I need to give details about my cancelled passport with no ...
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How to get football tickets for Premier League when traveling

I will be visiting Manchester in few months and I am interested to get tickets to a derby football match. I am trying to figure out the best way to buy tickets for a foreigner (i. e. I will be in the ...
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Car insurance for UK to Iran trip [closed]

My husband and I are Australians who want to buy a car in the UK and drive it to Iran through Europe (incl. Eastern Europe), Turkey, Armenia, Azerbaijan etc. We want to leave ASAP once we have the ...
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BS Flight from Madrid to New York with a stopover in London. (Aug 9th) [duplicate]

Wife is a Cuban Citizen with USA Permanent Residence Card and we just found out that she might need a Transit Visa. Our travel date is July 25th, not enough time to file for this visa. can anyone ...
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UK £75000 salary equilvalent in Malaysia? [closed]

What is the equivalent in Malaysia to a UK £75000 salary? This is to help work out a MY income of a one year fixed-term employment contract, sponsored of course, to work in Malaysia away from my ...
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Do all members of my family need separate UK visit visa applications?

My mother made an application for a UK visit visa. We are four siblings and we all are travelling with her. Is it necessary to make separate application for all of us, or is only one enough? My mother ...
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Do Indian documents need to be endorsed by the Ministry of External Affairs when applying for a UK Visitor Visa?

I am applying for UK standard visa from India to meet my husband living in the UK. I already have my passport with my husband's name endorsed. The VFS agency has asked for my marriage certificate. ...