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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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Can my parent's bank statements help me prove that I have good personal circumstances for the UK visiting visa application [duplicate]

I'm a 20 year old University student and I live with my parents. Iam going apply for a visit visa to visit my aunt in the UK and she is going to be my co-sponsor but don't have a bank account which ...
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Re entry to UK from USA on tourist visa [duplicate]

After spending 5 1/2 months in UK on tourist visa last year (June - Nov) and then returning to USA how soon can I return to UK for another 6 month visit??
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UK marriage visitor visa with children traveling

I am a US citizen and recently got approved for a marriage visitor visa to the UK. I have children who are also US citizens, do I have to apply for a tourist visa for them to enter the UK to travel ...
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Do I need to pay the visa fee separately for all of my party?

I am a Nigerian applying for a UK Visa for me & my wife & my daughter. I have already finished my UK Visa application and paid the fee, but on registering with TLSContact Process, i saw the ...
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Do I need a re-entry visa after voluntary re-entry ban expired?

I am a Malaysian. I usually do not need a tourist visa to enter into the UK in the past. But I had been studying, living and working on various legal visas until I reached my more than 10 years’ ...
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Applying for UK Visa but refused US visa 8 years ago on another named passport

I am applying for UK visa but I have been refused on US visa 8 years ago which was by my other name. My name is very long so sometimes I use the short name and sometimes I use my full name. My first ...
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Can I prove my type of UK citizenship with my passport?

I am a naturalised British citizen. My infant daughter was also born abroad and is therefore British by descent - I have passed my citizenship to her, but she cannot pass it on (unless she goes ...
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Visa refused under V 4 (A-(C) how to overcome this for new application [duplicate]

I am a student in London and my mother applied for a visitor visa to come and visit me. But it was unfortunately refused. Among the reasons for the refusal which you will read in the refusal letter ...
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UK Standard Visitor Visa on top of EEA FP

I'm a Russian citizen with a national Austrian residence permit. I hold an EEA FP for a short vacation in the UK on April, 12-21 2019 together with my Austrian family. With hard Brexit looming on the ...
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Shipping my dog

I have a 10 year old German Shepherd in Fort Lauderdale, USA who is way too nervous to fly. I want get her to Britain or literally anywhere in Europe. I need to ship her over with her owners. I really ...
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My cousin's UK VISA for PLAB2 was refused while mine was accepted, with similar circumstances

Firstly, thank you Stack Exchange as I received my UK Visa to sit for plab2 exams few days back. However, my cousin, who's have similar circumstances as me got her refusal letter today (see image ...
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UK Plab Visa Refusal due to bank deposits even though affidavit provided for the deposit [duplicate]

I have successfully cleared PLAB1. My visa appointment to appear for PLAB2 was on 18 Dec 2018. My visa was denied under section 4.2 a,c and e. My brother (he is working in the US with a reputed ...
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How are Expiry dates on UK passports written? [duplicate]

In my British Passport the expiry date is given as 08APR meaning 8th April. It is followed by AVR24 for year of expiry. What does the AVR24 stand for?
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How quickly can I withdraw funds from my bank account after being granted a UK visit visa?

3 days after applying, I received my UK standard visitor Visa a few days ago. Now I need those funds I showed, to book my flight tickets and other stuff. How quickly can I withdraw funds from my ...
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Your UK visa application has been issued - Means Visa Is Granted [duplicate]

I received this email today from UKVI Abu Dhabi, I have heard that there are two types of emails which they send, one email says Your UK visa application has been "concluded" and the other says Your ...
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I went on holiday in 2002 and would like to go back again one day. Could I find out where I went? [closed]

I went to Spain in 2002 but I don't remember the name of the place. I was 15 and I remember once standing on the balcony of the top floor of our hotel looking at a roller coaster in the distance. It ...
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Transit without visa in 2 days to London UK with EEA residence permit [duplicate]

I will be travelling to Denmark via London UK with my EEA residence permit. I will will be transiting the following day since there is only flight to Aalborg, Denmark from London Stansted.Do I need to ...
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Transit Visa UK for Indian Passport Holder with USA visitor visa? [duplicate]

we have USA visitor visa and will be flying from Mumbai to Minneapolis USA via LHR with 6 hours layover at LHR. will i be needing any transit visa? thanks
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Will I be denied entry again? [duplicate]

I recently (Dec 2018) tried to enter the UK after traveling there for a week prior to December with no such trouble. This time however, I was trying to stay for 6 months to be with my boyfriend (UK ...
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Is being a full time university student a strong tie to help me get a UK visit visa

I want to apply for a UK standard visit visa and I read that I should have a strong tie to my home country that will guarantee my return to my home country when my visa expires. So i want to ask if ...
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work related training uk visa

i am going on a work related trip to uk to attend a training and i was wondering about the letter from my employ who will be dealing with all the payments and expenses, in the appendix it says : "...
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Do marriages in Spain or any Schengen state automatically appear in UK records?

I am a British citizen and got married two years back in Egypt. I moved to Spain right after my marriage, and my wife joined me in Spain on a spouse visa. The marriage is ending soon. Therefore, on ...
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UK visa application after earlier refusal

I intended to travel to the UK for the PACES/MRCP exam back in May 2016. My visa was refused because of inadequate funds in my account and low salary. I was doing a fellowship in cardiology at that ...
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Marriage visitor visa

Me and my partner intend to get married soon. I am from non-EU country and my partner is a British citizen. Unfortunately we don’t meet the fiance visa requirements yet, but will meet that financial ...
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Multiple visits to the UK

Last year I made multiple visits to the UK from USA to visit my girlfriend there. My stats never exceeded 3 weeks each and cumulatively for 2017 it was approximately 4 months. I am enrolled in ...
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Documents for Standard Visitor Visa UK

I have read somewhere in the uk government web-page that every document that I send with my application for visa should be original and not a copy. But there is a problem because there are some ...
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Are my answers that I will give in the application going to be refused by UK visa officer?

I have planed to visit my cousin in England for 1 month and therefore I need to apply for a standard visitor visa. My cousin is a British citizen and he is sponsoring this trip for me. There are 3 ...
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Fareham to london

I need to visit someone in Reading I have an open return from Fareham to London. Can I disembark at Reading for a few hours then get back on a train using the same ticket?
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Standard visitor visa uk

I am a 16 year old boy from Albania and I would like to visit my cousin in England who is a British citizen. I have read some information on the uk goverment web page but I am a bit confused with the ...
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Tourism extension on Business trip

I am travelling to UK on a business trip. My company has provided me a visa letter with dates limited to the conference. I was hoping to stay for 4 days extra so I could tour the place and visit ...
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Giving birth to a child in UK [migrated]

I am currently in the UK on a visit visa since 13 th of October 2018 with my UK husband . He got his passport from his dad not by birth .. now i am pregnant and my due date is on 7th of September 2019....
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UK Long term standard visitor visa

This is related to the question regarding UK long term standard visitor visa. It was asked here before but the answer pointed to in the comment does not address the question. I want to know where in ...
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Can I use a priority seat if it is vacant?

Since I don't have any priority, I avoid using priority seats* on busses, trains etc. However I see that other people who have no priority are occasionally using those seats. I wonder if there is a ...
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What is the validity time of a translated document from French to English

As the Uk visa services required that all documents should be in English or Welsh. Is there a valid time for a translated document ? Someone once told me that a traslated supporting document older ...
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Visitors Visa Refused based on incorrect information [duplicate]

I applied for a visitors visa last year in December. I got a response yesterday indicating that my application had been refused. On reading the reasons why it was refused, I was stunned. 1. The ...
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Can i fly out of Ireland to my home (India), having entered Ireland via UK on UK/Irish visa programme

I am planning to visit Ireland and would be applying for a UK short stay visa, I am planning to book flight tickets in such a way that I will satisfy the conditions specified by UK/Irish visa scheme ...
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Detention and removal of an EU citizen from the UK

I am a Spanish citizen, and I came to the UK in 2017. I was detained because I was rough sleeping, and held in a detention centre. I chose to leave the UK. When I tried to come back, I was told that ...
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Do UK authorities have access to data about the arrival and departure of people within the Schengen area? [closed]

Do UK authorities have access to data about the arrival and departure of people within the Schengen area?
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Transit in UK - do we need a visa? [duplicate]

My husband is a Jamaican living in Finland. He has a Finnish residence permit based on being married to a Finn, valid for four years. Same as in the picture. We are flying to Jamaica and landing at ...
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Can i apply for a work permit to the uk after a 2 year ban? [migrated]

On the 1 may 2016 i left the uk volintary but the home office paid for the tickets to go back to my country, its been 7 months since the ban had been lifted and i am planning on restarting my life in ...
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Do I need a blank passport page to visit the UK?

I already have a long term visit visa but my passport is full. There is space on some pages for an immigration stamp but no entirely blank page. I am looking for authentic answers from official ...
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Change of reason for UK standard visit visa

I got a Standard Visitor visa for me and my spouse for tourism purposes in November 2018 (valid until May 2019). We did visit and return precisely on the dates stated on the application. Now I have a ...
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How to generate UK Visitor Visa Shipping label for VFS Global

After my biometrics was done, I was handed a document that provided the list of supporting documents that I need to mail in. The document clearly mentions A UPS return shipping label purchase using ...
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UK work visa with pending criminal charge [closed]

I have a tier-2 work visa application in progress. I had submitted the application on 24th December and my appointment is on 3rd of January. I am an Indian citizen currently residing and working in ...
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Standard Visitor Visa - one-entry vs. 2, 5 or 10 years

Is there a difference in how to apply for a multiple entry visa to the UK vs. for one specific entry? I’m a British citizen, applying for my 6 year old who is Bolivian. We will apply for his passport ...
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Am I need UK transit Visa? [duplicate]

I am Ukrainian citizenship, living and working in Poland. I have polish residence permit and Ukrainian biometric passport. I am on vacation. now in France. going to Ukraine and back with long stopover ...
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Attend a course interview (not job interview) in the UK on a Standard Visitor Visa

I've been granted a Standard Visitor Visa to the UK, and now need to visit the UK to attend a master course interview at a UK university. Unfortunately the university cannot arrange an online ...
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staying more than the period i asked for ( uk visa)

i will be attending a professorial course in UK for 3 days , would i get reused if i apply for a week there knowing i only need 3 days for the course? if i applied for 3 days only and i stay for a ...
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Can I leave the UK on a Colombian passport?

I have lost my British passport and have a flight booked for Saturday. I have applied for a new one but it could take up to 7 working days which is too long for me to wait. I am travelling to Colombia ...
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Bank Statements and the Standard Visitor Visa

I am applying for a visa for my son, not for myself. I am a British citizen, whilst my son is Bolivian. I work as a missionary with special needs kids, and my income is not a lot. It's adequate for ...