Questions tagged [uk]

An island country in Western Europe, consisting of Great Britain (England, Wales and Scotland) and Northern Ireland.

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My Samsonite lock is jammed [closed]

My samsonite 325 F'lite lock won't flip over to opposite lid lip on the case. I have tried lubricating with wd40 to no avail. Can anyone help?
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UK visitor visa sponsorship letter [duplicate]

I am an Indian citizen applying for a visitor visa to UK for tourist purpose. I'll be accompanying my husband who will be visiting UK for business work for 1 week and he'll be sponsoring my trip (his ...
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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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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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payment refund visa uk [closed]

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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Should I mention my Canadian visa refusal( Ban) in my UK visa application for study permit? [closed]

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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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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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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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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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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UK visa type and duration of stay [duplicate]

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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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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UK group or tourist visa application [closed]

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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UK Settlement visa / Spouse rules [closed]

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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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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Mobile phones in luggage at Heathrow [closed]

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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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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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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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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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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Receive UK visa vignette from a different visa centre [closed]

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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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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Cancelled passport with no travelling history [closed]

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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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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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 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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Can UK residents from eligible countries use the ePassport gates in the UK?

Now US citizens and more can use ePassport gates when coming to the UK, can UK residents that are US citizens use these gates? I notice that if you are a US citizen, coming to study for 6 months or ...
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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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Do I require Transit visa for 1 Hour halt in U.K [duplicate]

I am reaching LHR airport at 1825 HRS and next flight is at 1950 HRS... It's only 1hour25 minutes which is very less. Just in case if my flight gets delayed then next flight they have only in the ...
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challenge a deception accusation [closed]

i got denied entry at birmingham airport in nov 2009. i had a valid residence student visa which they curtailed at port. In the below refusal at port , the immigration officer said that my intention ...
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UK visa given with wrong dates

I have applied for a UK VISA 3 months in advance and have mentioned that my UK arrival date is 15th Sept 2019. I also mentioned that I intend to stay for 5 months. Thus my return date will be mid Feb ...
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UK Visa Confusing email [duplicate]

Received this email "Your UK visa application has been despatched from the UK Visa Section". Does this mean the decision has been made ? How many days after receiving this email will I get my passport ...
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Coded Landing Help [closed]

I’m a US citizen and have visited the UK 2-3 times a year for the last 6 years to visit my now husband. After a holiday in Europe, I had a layover in London. When landing, I told the IO this, and he ...
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I am going to the UK and applied for standard visitor visa - my wife is going with and I am the sponsor [duplicate]

Should my wife fill in a separate online application and if so how do I link the two? Mine as well as hers.
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Do I have to worry about delays in international trains? (UK, Belgium, Germany) [closed]

I am German and would like to take the train from Stuttgart to Glasgow in August. A flight would be shorter, but I want to take care of the environment and enjoy the landscape a little, not everything ...
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ePassport Gates at Manchester Airport question

My girlfriend from USA is traveling to the UK through Manchester next month. She has a visit visa in her passport for travel since she was refused entry last year. Will she have to scan the MRZ on her ...
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UK Visa document upload at VFS global [closed]

I am an Indian expat staying in Oman and have completed the visa application at gov.uk for myself and family. After making the payment at gov.uk, I was directed to vfsglobal website where I needed to ...
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Appointment date

Anybody tell me when uk embassy give interview date after online payment does it give days or months because in shenen visa we xcal select date but for uk there is no online reservation by the ...
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Applying for UK Visit Visa

I've been having a lot of trouble with applying for a uk visit visa. Background is that I'm an Indian expat, living in Qatar. Single. My parents and my sister also live in Qatar. My Dad and I have ...
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Uk visa for Egyptians

My mother in law took her visit visa for 6 months from October to March 2019. But her husband got a heart attack so we had to apply for another visa for her from January till July 2019. I am going ...
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Can I reduce the money to be spent during my visit to the uk for that was why I was denied visa [duplicate]

I was refused a uk visitors visa because the money I stated to be spent on my travel was higher than my last salary received. And also I’m a continuing student and gave no documentation on next ...
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Travel to Schengen zone with France as point of entry from UK

I am an Indian national living in UK on a work visa (ICT tier 2) with my wife who is also an Indian national on a dependent visa. We want to travel to Schengen zone on a short term tourist visa, ...
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UK visa refused! Re-apply? Appeal? Or Judicial Review? What are my options [duplicate]

June, 2019, I applied for UK visit visa and my visa was refused. The reasons doc is attached below, Point 1: They can see I have salary deposit but ask for inter bank transfers detail. I have ...
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2 completely different signatures on my passport [closed]

A few months back i went to the bank and they asked me to write another signature because mine was too far up amd i wrote it completely different as i changed my signature to something more simple. i ...