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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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Schengen Visa and International Students

I am planning on taking a trip to Europe and require a schengen visa. As an international students, I keep substantial amount of my savings outside of the country, but also have UK bank account. For ...
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Can I apply for tourist visa

I have been deported from UK two years ago, because I was charged and sentenced for criminal offence. Would there be any issue if I apply for schengn tourist visa
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To apply for appointment centre service fee of Rs.4095 that is paid twice?

An appointment was made and paid for in United Kingdomn. However, before a note could be made of the reference number or print the appointment confirmation the pc crashed. I was not able to go bac to ...
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Do I need a visa for the United Kingdom if I fly to Heathrow via BA and from Heathrow to South Africa via virgin [duplicate]

Do I need a visa for the United Kingdom if I fly from Hamburg, Germany to Heathrow via BA and from Heathrow to South Africa via Virgin. I will not leave the airport, I'm a South African citizen which ...
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A No-EU student on Schengen Visa to travel UK

I am a schengen study visa Holder, I wish to visit UK for tourism, am I allowed to apply for a UK tourist visa on being a German student visa?
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My sister and her husband with two children live in UK: how do I fill out the visa application? [on hold]

When I fill out the UK visa form, what should I indicate in the form for Do you have any family in the UK? Yes or No?
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How can I track the time (official records) I spend outside the UK?

Since there is no passport control while exiting the UK (e.g. via Heathrow), I have stamps on my passport for entries only. During the entry, passport officers ask me how long I have been outside the ...
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How can I ensure my trip to the UK will not have to be cancelled because of Brexit?

I've got a trip planned to the UK in June. Due to brexit, I'm worried what changes may be introduced before my arrival. I'm traveling on a EU / Polish passport. I'm going for a couple weeks of ...
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Can I hire people in UK to work for a few days, while I myself being on Standard Visitor visa?

I am visiting UK for an exhibition where we are presenting our product. During the exhibition days (2 days), we wish to hire a local UK resident event assistant on an hourly basis for those 2 days. ...
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I was denied a UK visitor visa due to not providing evidence of US residency

I sent a copy of my permanent resident card with my application. What further evidence can I provide to re-apply? I also sent a savings account statement, pay stub, hotel, and flight reservations. ...
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UK visa for two different interview

I have interview invitations from two different company in the UK which I should need to visit the UK. Today I got the first invitation letter to start the visa process from the first company while ...
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Completely illogical reasons for refusal of UK visitor Visa, what to do? [duplicate]

I am utterly shocked of what I am seeing here: Reason 1: I have sent a family tree proving that I and my cousin are related, he's from the family household so technically my father is his uncle and I ...
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My girlfriend's mother called the police to ban me from getting into the country [closed]

So I've been dating this girl for over a year now (she's from the uk) and we were planning on meeting and getting married so I could join her, but her mother had called the police and she says she's ...
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Schengen Visa - financial documents [duplicate]

I currently reside in the UK as an international student and I am planning to take a trip to Europe, and therefore I am applying for Schengen Visa. In the last 3-4 months, for my daily expenses I ...
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Border officers wrote EMBARKED in my passport. What does it mean?

Upon leaving the UK I was questioned by immigration officers over funds I was traveling with, as they thought I had been working while in the country. After realizing that I had not been working, and ...
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I am a UK citizen living in the Netherlands with my Indonesian wife we both have permanent residence

What UK holiday visitor entry requirements will she need following brexit? We will remain residents in the Netherlands.
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What will be the cost of trip for UK visa application calculated when there is a single booking for hotel and flight but cost is shared by the couple?

I’m applying for UK standard visa. I will be travelling with my husband and we are separately filling our applications. Since both of us are employed we will share the cost of the trip. Our hotel ...
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How to addres Uk Visa refusal for financial reasons [duplicate]

How do I address a refusal based on unexplained large deposits in account that do not have origin and the fact that my bank statements do not correspond to stated level of income and expenditure. And ...
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UK Visa Refusal due to no family members in home country [duplicate]

Me and my wife planning to visit UK as tourist. My UK tourist visa refusal letter give some valid observations, which I am going to address in second attempt. However, one observation, I hard to find ...
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Filipino Wife visiting England with English Husband

I am an Englishman living and working in Singapore, where I live with my Filipino wife. We would like to visit UK for a month in May/June. I have my UK passport, so no issues, but what paperwork / ...
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How can I reapply for UK Visa after refusal? [duplicate]

I applied for UK Visa but unfortunately I was denied the Visa because my bank statement was verify and they discover that the current Bank balance does not correspond with the bank statement account ...
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UK Visa validity from arrival or depature?

I applied for UK visitor visa and was granted one with a start date of April 15. I will be leaving US April 14, and arriving London April 15, will this visa be valid? Thanks
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what precautions to take while reapplying UK visa [duplicate]

I am applying from India to visit my brother in UK. My visa application was rejected in Feb 2019 due to me not attaching my bank or other financial documents since my brother was sponsoring me. now ...
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I recently learned of a conviction I did not admit on a UK visa application. What happens if I admit/omit it next time?

I traveled to the UK on a visitors visa a couple of years ago. At the time I had one old conviction (20 years old) for a very minor offense which resulted in a very small fine, no jail time. I ...
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Query about expiry of sponsor letter

Hi My uncle living in the UK sent me a visa sponsor letter for UK, I was little lazy about applying and i found that the i am too late to apply for as 90 days has already passed. I just wanted to know ...
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Visa processing period for 2 year family visa category

Planning to get my mother on 02 year family visa category to spend some time with my sons who are both born in the UK and british citizens... would like to know how long will it take for the visa to ...
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UK Embassy timing

I am looking to travel to the UK in June. I was looking to see what were the interview timing hours in the New York embassy. Does anyone know the timing?
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Looking for advice for my proposed spouse applying for uk visa, using visitor or tier 4 dependant?

I am currently on a tier 4 general student visa in UK as Indonesian (since 29 September 2018), and plan to stay in UK until 14 October 2019. So in my case, I'd like to invite my proposed spouse to ...
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I have a 10-year UK visa ban; how can I visit my wife?

I was banned from entering the UK for 10 years because I didn’t disclose that I was married in my previous application. I have been married to my wife since 2015 and she is a UK citizen but, when I ...
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6 months salary vouchers, latest month not included

The employer provided us just today 6months salary vouchers as proof of salary and allowance received, but they didnt give my sister the latest month - February 2019 (for the reason it is not ...
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Getting a UK passport renewed when you have dual nationality and a different name in your second country?

I recently applied to renew my UK passport. Since the last renewal I became a citizen of Costa Rica, which in common with other Latin American countries requires you to have two surnames (apellidos) ...
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UK Standard Visitor Visa from USA - What type of Return Shipping label should be purchased

I reviewed many answers and the following ones, Can a husband and wife combine their UK Standard Visitor visa applications? The recommendations provided on the site, helped me with the fact that we ...
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My UK visitor visa got refused, Should I reapply? [duplicate]

I got this refusal letter: 1- It seems to me the ECO has not understood my blocking account status that is 8740 Euros. 2- I am a student in Germany, I have obtained the money in both my blocked ...
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query re UK entry for tourist from australia [closed]

In 2018 we entered Uk to visit our daughter (who is on a 5 yr work visa) and grandchildren.Stayed just under 6 months, however we visited Germany shortly before we came home then returned to UK where ...
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Do I need a UK visa with a Slovenian residence card?

I have a residence card as a family member of a Slovenian citizen, and we want to visit the UK with my husband (Slovenian citizen) do I need a visa?
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Do I need to include documents about my friend when he is not my sponsor?

I want to go on a two-weeks holiday. My company will sponsor me. They have made a hotel reservation for me, but I have a friend in the UK, who has agreed to show me around the country on my arrival. ...
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What should I do about wrong address in my UK visa application? [duplicate]

I am from Pakistan. My husband and I have applied for UK visit visas. I filled both applications. After submitting and paying, when I took the prints, I realized that I had made 3 minor (in my opinion)...
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UK visitor visa refused on V4.2 (a) V4.2 (c) even though sponsor would pay for the entire trip! [duplicate]

My father & mother in laws, recently applied for a family visit visa to come and take part at my son’s birthday and spend sometime with our family. I sponsored their entire trip and showed ...
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Brexit and landing cards [closed]

As of today, both in case of a no-deal, a yes-deal, or a delayed Brexit, will EU citizens be required upon entering the UK after 29 March 2019 to fill in a landing card? If yes, how does it look like?
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I will be going to Sweden for business. Can I visit London from Sweden and how much will a UK visa cost? [closed]

I reside in India, but will be going to Sweden for business purposes. Can I visit London by applying for a visa from Sweden?
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Standard Visitor UK Visa from USA (Indian National) - Sending documents for family [duplicate]

We are a family of 4 Visiting UK this summer. We have submitted our application online, have our interview scheduled in next couple of weeks. I have a question regarding sending the documents to ...
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Can my wife travel to the UK with me?

Me and my fiance just left the Uk 2 weeks ago after staying for 6 months. We rented a place for 6 months in both our names. We are about to marry within the week in Germany where I am a citizen. She ...
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Can my spouse sponsor me for a UK visa if I am unemployed?

I am a 28 years old Nigerian, who was schooled in the UK but now lives in Nigeria. I have traveled to the US, Middle east and the UK separately in the past 2 years when I had a job. I have now left my ...
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About my Transit Visa, DATV

I am from India, I got a job offer from the Bahamas and have a Bahamas visa and work permit card. My ticket is Delhi to Bahamas Nassau with a layover in the UK. I am staying in UK only for 4 hours ...
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Can I use a mortgage loan paid by my employer as source of funds for my Uk visitor visa application [closed]

I want to attend 5 days of training in the UK, I have two accounts, in one of my accounts (savings) I transferred a mortgage loan deposit by my employer into my salary account. I intend to use the ...
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I won a contest. The company is sponsoring my trip. What documents do I require for a UK Visa?

I live in Mumbai, India. The trip is for 2 Nights. The company would be sponsoring me with: Return Air tickets Hotel Accommodation(Breakfast included) Airport transfer Match tickets What all ...
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Different travel dates in D-Tier 4 (General) Dep. Partner and D-Tier 4 (General) Dep Child VISA

My wife and daughter had applied for UK Tier-4 Dependent VISA. VISA has been granted but the allowed date in their VISA differs due to which my daughter, who is just four and half years old, cannot ...
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I am a frequent traveller to the UK but recently got refused a visa because of discrepancies in my mother's birth date [closed]

During the past 7 years, I have been issued five UK visas (for 6 months and 2 years in length). I was recently refused because I wanted to travel with my mum. In my mother's passport and visa ...
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Travel to India from US via UK

I am planning on traveling from US to India with a stopover for a week in UK. I do have a valid UK visitor visa. However I don't have my US visa stamped on my passport. I am planning on getting visa ...
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Frequent entries to the UK on visitor visa, am I likely to be denied? [closed]

Need a little advice, here’s a quick overview of my situation: -I am Canadian. -I previously lived in London for two years on a working holiday visa (2015-2017). -I’ve been living in France with ...