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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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Unemployed wife for the uk visa

I Will be travelling soon To the uk with my hubby and baby girl but i dont have a job or any bank account. My husband Will provide for our vacation. Can this be an issue ?
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UK visa return shipping label question

Section 3 of the visa application instructions says the following: 3.1 Return shipping To have your documents returned you must provide a fully addressed prepaid electronic shipping label (we cannot ...
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Group visa applied but not received for one member

Our family (5 adults) applied for UK tourist visas. We applied together. On 26-04-2019, 4 of us received the visas, but one of my sister’s visa has not arrived yet. We have our trip on 9-05-2019 and ...
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UK visa application in USA through VFS or gov.uk?

This has been a difficult and at times confusing process and I haven't applied for a UK visitor visa yet. One of my friends just went to VFS and they told her it wasn't just biometrics and she had to ...
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Mail from VFS to collect passport

I applied at new york premium center on friday with gold service. Monday morning I got mail that decision has been made. but I have not yet received any instructions from VFS to collect my passport. I ...
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Switch UK T2 ICT Visa to T2 general [closed]

I'm Syrian citizen living in Dubai. My company offered to move me to UK under T2 ICT visa for 2 years with a good salary (I'm skilled IT consultant). Do I have any opportunity to switch to T2 General ...
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Visit Visa for my mother

I am a doctor working in the NHS. I want to apply for a visitor visa for my mother. She is staying alone and manages her livelihood by the income from our agricultural land. She is not maintaining ...
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UKVI helpline Question

I called UKVI helpline and inquired about my application. They said its concluded and a decision has been made, and relevant department will contact you once ready for delivery. Anybody knows how much ...
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I lost my Irish passport. Can I travel to Thailand and back from the UK using my US passport?

My EU passport was stolen and I am going on holiday to Thailand from the UK this week. I have dual nationality and a US passport, can I use this to leave and re enter the UK?
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UK nationals live and work in Italy 90 days rule [migrated]

As per the UK government guidance, you (UK nationals) must register as an Italian resident (in Italian) if you want to stay in Italy for more than 3 months. But, it doesn't state how this 90 days can ...
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UK Visa Financial Situation Evaluation of my Statements - Help to evaluate its feasibility

Want to apply UK Visa on the basis of World Cup Match Ticket. Want to evaluate the bank statements whether it will become eligible for application or not. One saving account has PKR 1.3M+ and have ...
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Switching from regular UK visa application to premium service

I started my application on the vfs site to apply in New York. When it came to submitting Payment I see it brought me to the regular application centers with the option of regular service or priority. ...
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Visa for volunteering in England

Hi I have been accepted to do 4 weeks volunteer work at Kew Gardens. I've been informed that I need a Standard Visitor Visa but I have also read that this visa does not allow unpaid work. I'm heading ...
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Change standard visa to family permit unmarried partner

I have applied for a UK standard visa 4 times; they were all refused. I was travelling with my EU partner and child a few days ago, and found out that I can apply for a family permit as an unmarried ...
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Do I need UK transit visa if I have US visa? [duplicate]

I have an Indian passport. I am travelling from mumbai to Prague via Heathrow, with a 3 hours stopover. I have a valid US visa. Do I still need a UK transit visa?
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Entering Germany after 3 months (having a residence permit) of absense and having received a UK's resince permit [closed]

I'm not an EU citizen. The situation is: I lived in Germany for 3 years, still registered there and have a bank account I have a German residence permit (niederlassungserlaubnis) received after a ...
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Please Help - Misinterpreted question in UK Visa Form “how much money are you planning to spend” for a sponsored applicant

I plan to go to the UK for a business trip with my employer bearing all the expenses during the trip. So, What to answer the following question : How much money are you planning to spend on your ...
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TLS visa center ukvi mup product

what exactly is this UKVI service MUP product and why it is asking for another €66.88 after I have paid my visa fee? I am applying in the Netherlands thank you
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UK Visitor Visa sponsored by Company [duplicate]

I'm currently applying for a UK visitor visa with business purpose. I've provided the invitation letter from the company in the UK (which is actually the headquarter company of the company I work ...
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UK visa Application Q : Main purpose of travel ? And Travel Dates Question? [closed]

This my parent second visiotor visa application of 6 month. The first 6 month got approved in Dec 2018, now submitting another one, at that time my sister had medical degree graduation which was ...
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What documents do my parents (not uk citizens and live outside uk) need to provide to sponsor my trip in UK? (UK tourist visa) [duplicate]

I am sorry to post again but I just want to be sure of everything before jumping in. I decide to apply for a UK tourist visa. I am a student abroad, I don't work. So I decide to ask my parents to ...
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UK visa refused…Business owner company account

This is a follow up question to this one UK Standard Visitor Visa refused...what can I change when reapplying? Regarding this part of the father's refusal: You state that you intend to spend £2500 ...
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Query regarding Appointment Urgent! [closed]

Can the appointment for a UK visitor visa get cancelled if someone by mistake starts the process all over again? What I mean is that I got the appointment confirmation email, but I went back to that ...
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Your visa application has been concluded - what does this mean? [closed]

I got two mails from the UK embassy in Abu, saying your visa application has been concluded. I'm really confused, did I get the visa or not? What could the possible results be?
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Applied for a UK visa as a family, but received status on only one applicant. Is this common? [closed]

We applied for a standard visitor visa for the UK as a family of 4. Today I got back my passport with the Visa approved - I am the primary applicant. But we didn't get the other 3 passports. For mine ...
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UK Visa group appointment

Could you advise how to book group appointments for UK visa for 50 people from Morocco? I contcatced UKVI and was told to contact 'teleperformance' does it mean TLS centre? I sent them an email 5 days ...
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Are there any RED flags raised when we call UK Home Office for settlement visa status update? [closed]

I have applied for my UK UKV1 settlement priority visa 4 weeks ago, I need to know should i call or email them to check status of Visa or not. I have paid for priority service and its 4th week with ...
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IS it OK to call Uk Home office to check status of my UKV1 settlement priority visa [duplicate]

I have applied for my UK UKV1 settlement priority visa 4 weeks ago, I need to know should i call or email them to check status of Visa or not. I have paid for priority service and its 4th week with ...
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Mexican girlfriend visiting me in the UK for 6 months, will she have problems?

My Mexican girlfriend has bought a ticket to the UK for 6 months at the start of June. With a little over a month until she comes we've become a little concerned about whether immigration officers ...
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UK Visa refusal and ban for 10 years (false documents). Can I apply for Australia? [closed]

My wife applied for the UK academic and I was the dependent. Our application got refused and we got banned for 10 years — false documents. We didn't reply to the refusals. Now 10 years have passed and ...
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UK visa application : Travel history UK question? [duplicate]

The travel history to UK states if you were refused a visa to uk. Our last vist visa which got refused and then we complained to MP and complained to UK visas and immigration complaint department and ...
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uk visit visa application dependent question?

i stay at parents home with them but i am INdependent financially at home as i do my job and earn income, me and my parents are applying uk visit visa and father will be paying the trip cost of ...
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South African passport holder entering N Ireland via Dublin

Hi there my mother (South African) recently travelled to visit me in N Ireland and arrived in Dublin with her Uk visa in her passport. She was given great trouble at immigration in Dublin airport and ...
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Bank statement for UK short term study visa

I'm an Egyptian medical student and I'm planning to undertake a medical elective for 6 weeks in the UK. I have a specific question regarding the bank statement that I'm going to provide in the visa ...
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UK Standard Visitor Visa refused…what can I change when reapplying?

This is my father's refusal letter, I am the one who filled his application and wanted to ask about some points so I would rectify the mentioned mistakes when replying. My brother got a nearly similar ...
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UK Tourist Visa Issues limited time remaining

I am a permanent resident of the US. My family was supposed to travel to the UK for a holiday on May 13th 2019. My biometrics was scheduled for April 5th at my local application support center (Austin)...
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For a person who doesn't work but got the necessary money. How the bank statement should be when applying for uk tourist visa? [duplicate]

I am a student and I want to apply for a UK tourist visa. A month ago my parents sent me the money for my trip (as a gift). So if I apply for a UK tourist visa, is it okay that my only source of ...
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Myself and three siblings want to travel to the u.k [duplicate]

I want clarification on this please. How can we four travel with the same financial documents because it's coming from one source. Thanks
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visa fee refund [closed]

I wonder if you can advise me whether I can get a refund on my family visa fees. I hold ILR under tier 2 scheme and applied for my family (3 persons) visa under PBS Dependant visa. They charged every ...
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Urgent entry to the UK

I'm writing on behalf of my aunt. My Aunt (a Philippines citizen) and Uncle (UK citizen) live in Qatar where he worked. My uncle recently, and suddenly, passed away and we need to fly his body to the ...
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Will my girlfriend's estimated cost of trip, which is no longer accurate, affect her SVV application to the UK?

My girlfriend has applied for a SVV to the UK and stated the total estimated cost of her trip would be 1400 USD (about 1,082 GBP) for a three-week stay. This is because flights about a week ago were $...
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Which UK visa category for MRCP UK PACES clinical exams

I am a Doctor who has completed the MRCP UK part 1 and 2 exams and now I have secured admissions to sit for the part 2 clinicals in the UK. I have the admission documents and the Visa letter from the ...
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Transit visa requirement for UK or Ireland [duplicate]

I am Indian citizen travelling from Delhi to Toronto. I am having visa for both Canada and USA. My flight is via London and Dublin. Do I need transit visa for UK or Ireland.
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Was planning to visit family in the UK for 2 weeks; what can I do about this refusal? [duplicate]

REASONS FOR REFUSAL You have applied for a visa to visit the UK. In deciding whether you meet the requirements of Appendix V: of the Immigration Rules for visitors (https://www.gov.uk/guidance/...
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Visitor Visa UK application - Non-EU Student in Belgium questions [duplicate]

I applied for a tourist visa for the UK but I have canceled it because I think I should do more research and give better answers or documentation before applying again. Here is the thing, my boyfriend ...
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UK transit visa needed when having EEA family permit but travelling without spouse?

My wife (Iranian) and I (German) will travel from our home in the US to Germany and then to the UK for a vacation. She got issued an EEA family permit to accompany me to the UK. As I will go to ...
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UK visa procedure

I am Indian resident and applying for UK visitor visa from India. Previously, I had applied for the same type of visa at same place. During last time, I submitted all my original/copies of required ...
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Question on applying for a UK tourist visa for Filipina girlfriend

I know this has been done many times before but I’m seeking advice on my situation. I’m a professional british citizen living in Asia. I have been with my Filipino Girlfriend for around a decade. I ...
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Would it be easier to apply for a UK visa if there is a host family to sponsor for you in going there?

Would it be easier to apply for a UK visa if there is a host family to sponsor for you in going there?
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UK visa refused due to length of previous stay (paragraph 4.2) - what to do? [duplicate]

That was thw refusal letter i got .. been traveling to the uk since 2011 and all through my travel history have never stayed this long.. i own my company an i stayed dis long cause of marital issues.. ...