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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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I applied for UK visa for business visit. In the application i selected my wife travels with me. But no instructions to submit her passport. what now? [duplicate]

In the application form, I have selected that my wife will be travelling with me to UK. But during my biometric visit, I have not submitted my wifes passport since there are no instructions mentioned ...
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Is there any car ferry between anywhere in the UK and anywhere in mainland Europe that charges per car and not per person?

I'll soon be continuing my world hitchhiking trip from Germany to Scotland. When I need to use ferries I try to find one that charges per car because I can try to hitch a ride with somebody taking ...
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Returning to the US with a US Passport expiring within 6 months

If my US passport expires in November of this year (2020), and I want to travel in the UK beginning in March, will I need to renew to be able to board a plane back? I may be returning as late as May ...
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UK Visa for a school trip refusal [duplicate]

Im a student at my final year here in JC (Singapore's equivalent of high school). I'm a foreign student on a full board scholarship here in Singapore. I have been selected to embark on an English ...
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Do I need UK transit visa to move from Terminal 5 to Terminal 3 Heathrow ? Will I pass through UK Border Control? [duplicate]

I am an Indian Citizen, I am travelling from USA to India via London. I have a 3 hour layover in London. I need to switch the flight from British Airways(Terminal 5) to Srilankan Airlines(Terninal 3) ...
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UK tourist visa refused , any idea? [duplicate]

I didn't demonstrate any significant strong personal ties to my home country.
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Is it advisable to visit the UK now that I am married to a British citizen?

I am a citizen of St. Kitts and Nevis. I married my British citizen husband in October 2019 in my country. We are planning on applying for the spousal visa to the UK after he has met the financial ...
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Traveling outside of the UK while on a short term study stamp?

I am a Canadian citizen. I am in the UK on a short term study visa, with the status conferred by an entry stamp. I want to visit Dublin for a few days and come back to London to continue my studies. ...
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Transit Visa - Heathrow, London

My nationality is India. I have been working in Belgium. Now I'm leaving Belgium permanently, so I surrendered my Resident Permit and got a Model 8 and Appendix 37 from commune. I am travelling from ...
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Euro Trip through UK from USA

I am a graduate student in USA with Indian Passport (F1 VISA). I plan to travel to Europe in Summer 2020. Here is the plan Go to UK from US. Spend around 5 days in UK Go to countries in EU from UK ...
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Travel to UK on a business visa from old company

I have business visa for UK processed by my old employer. I have now moved to a different company and need to visit UK again. Can I use my old visa to travel to UK ?
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Mentioning US visa refusal in UK visit visa application

I am asking too many questions recently so bear with me :D. My wife was refused L1B-blanket few years ago. She will be mentioning it in her application. I need advice on what details to provide in "...
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UK visa refusal for Syrian because of no proof of ties to Lebanon

I am a Syrian citizen living in Lebanon for the past 25 years. I am here legally, I am 27. I cant work in Lebanon as it's not allowed. I have applied for a uk short term student visa and it was ...
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UK visitor visa - Cash inflow in account

Me and wife are planning travel to UK for tourism. We both are financially independent and have required documents to provide evidence of ties to home country and necessary financial capability. In ...
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Is travel to Iraqi Kurdistan without an Iraqi visa a problem when applying for a UK visa?

I will soon be making a UK visa application to extend a temporary stay in the UK. Iraqi Kurdistan gives nationals of most Western countries visa-free access. However, there is an ongoing dispute ...
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Getting into and staying the UK for 6 months or less as an American [duplicate]

If I am an American and want to come to the UK for an extended visit, have plenty of money saved, and plan to be a "tourist," do I require a return ticket, or can I just buy a one-way ticket? I have a ...
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VFS Italy in London

The Italy VFS for UK Residents insist that the appliacnt should have the required funds in the Current Account. On the other hand UK Banks insist that you maintain the minimum amount in the Current ...
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Can I use a one-way ticket to come to the UK? Or do I need to show a return ticket to be able to get in?

I am an American who wants to come to the UK to discern whether or not my boyfriend and I want to continue our dating and possibly marry in the future (not necessarily this trip). If I purchase a one-...
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Travel insurance that covers a laptop

I'm about to head out on a trip via train to see a friend. I was planning on taking just the bare essentials (change of clothes and a sleeping bag), but said friend has requested I bring my gaming ...
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invitation letter for UK short-term visa

i want to apply the UK short term study visa (up to 11 months),on the web said that "you shouldn't pay for accomodation and travel until you get the visa" i wrote down my friend's address on the visa ...
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UK Visa Second Application

I did an application for the UK for a couple who had four kids at the time. They failed to add all four kids' information and rather added three as the fourth one was just born and feared they might ...
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Ireland and UK on one visa? [duplicate]

I’m a Nigerian. Can I travel from Ireland to UK when my Irish visa is still valid?
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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? [migrated]

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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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? [duplicate]

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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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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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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