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Questions tagged [uk]

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

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would like a 10 year visitors visa for UK [duplicate]

my daughter and grandchildren reside in UK ( all British nationals). I would like a 10 year visa as I visit them twice a year
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Transit visa required for Iranian flying from Turkey through London to USA? [duplicate]

I'm an iranian citizen with having Iranian passport and USA permanent resident visa currently in Turkey for a visit and have a return flight to USA. Below is information about my return flight to ...
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Can we show stock options granted by employer as proof of funds for UK visa?

I have submitted applications for UK standard visitor visa for me, my wife and 2 children. I have bank statements to show as proof of funds and also payslips for proof of income. I have stock ...
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Bank Statement and explanation of all credits uk visitor visa? [duplicate]

We submit bank statment for visitor visa, with government pension and private company pay being credited in. There are big and small credits from sale purchase of own property and other amounts. Do ...
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No objection letter from job for visitor visa required or not?

For my father visitor visa application we are submitting employment letter payslips and bank statement do we need to submit holiday NOC ( no objection letter) for holidays from Employer or ...
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Can I consider pets as “evidence of family members remaining in your home country whilst you travel”?

I have applied for standard UK visitor visa's for me and my wife and children. I have elderly parents staying behind, but they do not live with me and are not dependants, nor did I list them as such ...
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My son is already in the UK. Can I buy him a Britrail pass?

My son in college is in the UK for the semester. I'm going to visit him soon for a week. He doesn't have a Britrail pass, but for our upcoming week of more heavy train use, a pass would be more ...
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UK - Accidentally applied for passport renewal instead of new [closed]

I applied for a British renewal passport online by mistake instead of new British passport. I have already paid online for it and received my declaration pack. What can I do to rectify this error? Is ...
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Why does my laptop charger not work with this adapter?

I just bought this adapter at the hotel because I forgot to bring mine from home. For some reason my laptop is not charging when I use this. My charger works until ~250V and the adapter accepts 240V.
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Can I use a standard tourist visa as a transit visa for UK/Schengen areas?

I am traveling to Poland and most of my flight options pass via London, or other Schengen countries. I will have a UK visa since my next destination is Birmingham. I won't be leaving the airport area ...
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Leave letter from employer for visa - UK and Schengen, separate letters or one?

I am travelling to Poland for 3 days and UK for 8 days in June, and then to Germany in August for about 6 days. These are two separate trips. I am getting a leave/NOC letter from my employer for this ...
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Travelling to Poland and then UK - Which visa for the latter?

I am travelling from India to Poland for viewing a music concert (Schengen in progress) for 4 days, and then heading to UK for viewing another concert. Which visa should I apply for for the UK visit? ...
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Flights between UK and EU after a no-deal brexit

The president of the European Commission gave a speech today where he said: The measures we and the Member States have taken will mitigate the worst impact of a “no-deal” scenario. The protection ...
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1:05 for transfer at Manchester airport

I have just bought a ticket with a short time transfer at Manchester airport. The company is Fly Be. The first flight is from Edinburgh to Manchester, then the second flight to Paris. Will I make it?
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Flying from Punta Cana to Cologne via Manchester, will I need a transit visa?

Being a citizen of Russia I am going to fly from Punta Cana to Cologne, Germany with an airside transit in Manchester Airport. I have a Schengen visa, travel only with my hand luggage and there is two ...
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Can I travel to the UK unaccompanied on an accompanied visa, if I have my mother's passport and letter giving permission? [duplicate]

My visa says 'Only valid if accom by' my mother's name and passport number. I am not in the same country as my mother so I cannot travel with her but she can send me her passport and written letter, ...
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British army assessment visa [duplicate]

I’m a Nigerian , I have been invited by the British army for an assessment next month , my dad is willing to sponsor my Traveling expenses and my brother who is in the British army and a citizen of ...
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Why are UK visa biometrics appointments suspended at USCIS Application Support Centers?

Today (April 2nd 2019), my family had an appointment at USCIS ASC Washington location. At the appointment, we were told that ASC has suspended the processing of UK visa biometrics until further notice....
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visitor visa required documents

I am Indian citizen, currently pursuing my masters from the University of Terame, Italy. I want to visit my brother in the UK. He is working there for the last 4 years. He is sponsoring me for my ...
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Travelling to UK and Ireland

I am an Indian studying in Austria. I have a Studyweek program in Enniscrone, North West Coast of Ireland. I want to know whether I can visit UK with that Visa.
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I really in depth help ( UK tourist Visal refused Twice ),and makes so uneasy [duplicate]

I was denied UK visa based on the followings: You have stated that you will visit the UK for 6 days. I note that you were refused a visa for this purpose on 23 March,2019. At that time the Entry ...
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UK airport private room screening

Every time I fly from a UK airport I am taken to a separate room to security screen (because I always refuse the full body scanner as everyone should to collapse this security theatre but I digress). ...
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Applying for UK Visa for a family from India [duplicate]

I am applying for UK visas for Myself, Spouse and two kids and i am doing it through the https://visas-immigration.service.gov.uk website. I have gone through the guidance and I understand all 4 of us ...
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What does this strange code stamp on my passport mean?

On my last trip to the UK I got this strange stamp. I have the feeling I have been flagged but not sure why. Does anybody know if it is something I have to worry about? I am a US citizen.
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Should I transfer the money now and reapply? [duplicate]

I had applied for a visit visa (business) to appear for my PLAB 2 exam on 21 June 2019. I had to attend practice classes from an academy in Manchester for which I had attached the invitation letter; ...
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UK visa from US: forgot to add prior expired passport

I have filled in the UK visa online application form and in the “passports” section - I entered only the current passport and the last passport info. I have one more passport from 15 years ago that I ...
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Im travelling to London from India i wanted to visit paris but i only have uk visa is possible to travel with out visa to paris from london [duplicate]

I have only UK visa but wanted to travel to paris is it possible with only uk cisa to travel to paris . I heard that we can travel to paris from london without visa
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Uk overstay I apply visa

I came to uk on study visa in 2010 . But my college got blacklisted in 2011 . My college name was Halifax college harrow. Then I applied for new visa . But my agent did fraud with me . He was taken my ...
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Should I mention previous visa withdrawals in UK visa application?

I had applied for UK Tier 2 visa and realised one of the documents I had submitted was incorrect along with multiple other errors. So I withdrew my application so that it won't get rejected. I am ...
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Citizen of the UK travelling from there to Amsterdam on 11th April

I am a citizen of the UK, where I live. I am travelling to Amsterdam for a conference on April 11. The UK may leave the EU on April 12th (as a No Deal Brexit) if Theresa May's brexit deal doesn't ...
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6 months visitors' visa validity…as the dates on the visa, or from the date of entry into the UK? [duplicate]

Our relatives in the Philippines have just been given their visitors' visas for coming to the UK, but the starting date is given (on the visas) as 27th March, rather than 29th April as given by them ...
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Accommodation with relatives on UK trip. Are they bearing cost of expenses?

I am applying for a standard tourist visa to the UK from India. It is a holiday trip with my wife and 2 kids. We will be staying with my cousin and his family who is a British citizen for more than 30 ...
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UK Visitor visa from USA [closed]

I have applied UK visiting visa on March 4th 2019. Application reached on March 5th. On March 20th i got email saying Dear XXXX Your UK visa application has been despatched from the UK Visa ...
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Uk refusal for today, what should i do? [duplicate]

What can i do now? It was denied because of my account overflow and now we fix it and re-applied this is what i got.
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Travelling to U.K with Italian Soggiorno Ricevuta

I am a student from India studying in Italy. My soggiorno has expired and I have applied to renew it. I didnt get the renewed soggiorno yet and I heard from the authorities It tooks another month to ...
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Can I have just a wedding ceremony in UK on a visitor visa and then get register married back home

I am visiting My fiance in the UK (who is a UK citizen) very soon and was wondering if we could have just a wedding ceremony in the UK, and then register back in my homeland.
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Tourists to UK from India only speak Hindi, will that be a problem with immigration?

A couple of my relatives are going to UK for vacation, but they aren't fluent in English. They can understand English but can't speak it. They are going with a group in which people are fluent in ...
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UK refusal on my family visa [duplicate]

I applied for my family to visit the UK and they were refused because she stated in the form she is going for 10 days and she didnt provide her account so no prove of her daily circumstances and also ...
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Can a H1B visa with a criminal record dismsissed case travel to the UK?

I have a criminal record dismissed case, wants to go to London and I'm trying to determine if that is actually a possibility. The did had dismissed case with deferred prosecution with probation of 9 ...
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UK visitor's visa refused for my dad who is retired

Can you provide me some explanation why my father's UK general visa was refused? He is retired, receives pension and he did provide his bank statement, he also provided documents that prove he owns ...
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Application for visitor visa [duplicate]

I have applied for my mum to visit me and they refused citing paragraph 4.2 of Appendix 5, 'you state that you retired bla bla bla, but documents do not demonstrate this'. What shall I do? They have ...
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Does an Australian permanent resident need a visa to visit the UK? [closed]

Do you need a visa for Britain if holding Australian PR with a protection visa Have been on hold on the Passport office for 2 hrs and also rang the embassy (on Hold)
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UK visit visa and dependent and trip cost

I live with my parents but i earn my own salary. My parents are applyjng their visitor visa and i also applying mine with them, i will mention my employment and i am not my father dependent , as ...
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UK short-term study visa sponsored by family [duplicate]

I'm studying in my second year at unviersity. I will apply for short-term study visa to study General English for two weeks in Liverpool. My sponsor is my brother: his salary is 400 pounds per month. ...
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dependent wife and husband is funding the whole trip. How do I fill in the 'Income and Expenditure' section in UK standard Visitor visa application?

My husband and I are Indian Citizens currently residing in the US and we are applying for UK standard Visitor visa. With the help of this forum, I now understand that if the primary is bearing the ...
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How many times can American Tourist re-enter UK in same 6 month period?

I'm an American who is going to be visiting the United Kingdom in order to visit friends, do some sightseeing, etc. Since I'm only entering as a tourist, I can stay up to 6 months. My question is: ...
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Re-entry Belgium in case of Belgium Residence Permit being stolen in London

I hold a Vietnamese passport and have resided in Belgium for the last few years. So I have a Belgium residence card type A. I am currently visiting London and my backpack was stolen on the way to ...
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Can I use my wife's savings bank statement for UK Visa?

I am applying for a standard tourist visa to the UK from India. It is a holiday trip with my wife and 2 kids. I am the main financial provider and will be submitting my bank statements and payslips. ...
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UK visa refusal For PLAB 2 [duplicate]

I had applied for a visit visa (business) to appear for my PLAB 2 exam on 21 June 2019. I had to attend practice classes from an academy in Manchester for which I had attached the invitation letter; ...
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how to fill another income or savings section in UK visa application

After filling income details there a question "Do you have another income or any savings?"- I have a savings account which has all my savings from my salary and mostly from bonuses, both are recorded ...