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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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Child Visitor Visas for UK [on hold]

we have a child accompanied visa for 6 months with parent passport ID endorsed on the visa . How will you treat visa of a child who turn 18+ in the next visit ??? Ireland Visa website clearly answer ...
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Transit in istanbul

I travelled from Philippines to UK transit in Istanbul. I bought some diamonds in philippines properly declared with customs to bring out and will pay VAT in UK do I need to declare in Istanbul while ...
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Can I enter the UK without my husband if we said we'd travel together in our visa application?

My husband and I along with my kids will be traveling to London to attend a wedding ceremony. We will travel on different dates 10 days apart. So do we need to mention our traveling dates different on ...
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Partial IHS cost for youth mobility visa (UK) [migrated]

I have gone through the UK governments website and they have a part about only paying for the IHS cost for less than 6 months being half a years cost of an IHS year normally. When I go to pay my IHS ...
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Transit Visa at Manchester Airport [duplicate]

I am an Indian citizen and I have a long term EEA residence permit. I will be traveling from Norway to India with transit in Manchester. Unfortunately, I have to check-in again at Manchester as the ...
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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 take new (still in their boxes) PC parts in my checked in luggage?

I am packing a motherboard, graphics card, RAM, power supply, chip, fans, SSD, and external hard drive which are ALL brand new still in their respective packages - packing them all inside my checked-...
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Can I apply for UK Spouse visa by providing 6 months of payslips even though I don't get fixed salary every month? [on hold]

Hi my Girlfriend is a British Citizen and I'm from India. I met her during my student visa and we been together for more than 3 years in UK. We tried to apply for spouse visa with all the documents ...
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UK visitor visa for a young freelancer

I am a freelancer (makeup artist) based in Mumbai. I want to visit a friend in the UK for about a week. As a freelancer, what documents should I submit during the visa application process? Also, ...
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Does a Canadian visa holder need a transit visa for a London transit? [duplicate]

Before the question was different because person has Canadian passport. As per my request please check the following. Nigerian passport Canadian Visa Transit in London for 4 hours Does he need a ...
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Is It required to provide Marriage certificate for Separated Spouse applying for student visa?

I am separated from my husband and I am planning to apply for student visa. I do not have any legal document yet for the separation. Is it needed? Also even in this case is it necessary to provide ...
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UK business visitor visa / separated status

I have an exam in the UK and would like to apply for UK business visitor visa. I am separated from my husband, the legal proceedings are going on. Do I have to mention my partner's details on the visa ...
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Need help with VFS visa service request to email a shipping label? [on hold]

I was told "If you can please reply to this email with a new return UPS Next Day Air shipping label, we will then forward on to VFS and request that they dispatch immediately." How do I email a ...
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Proof of Residency for Interrail as German Citizen Living in the UK

I live in the UK since allmost a year and would like to visit family and friends in Germany followed by an interrail trip. So I would like to get an Interrail pass as a UK resident. Eventhough I found ...
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My fast track U.K. student visa is late without any letter of explanation? [on hold]

I paid for the fast track 5 day service. My case was a bit complicated due to previous immigration history I’m from a low risk country and did not need any interview or much evidence for my files. ...
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What does the Free Recovery sign (UK) actually mean?

When travelling in the UK, I often see this sign when there are roadworks: This results in a few questions: What does this exactly mean and are there specific reasons when is used? Where will you ...
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International student travelling to the UK. Must I pay duty on items I bring? [on hold]

I’m an international student set to join a University in the UK for a 1 year Management course. I’ll be taking my laptop, iPad and camera with me. Am I supposed to pay duty at the airport for any of ...
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How to have a multiple entry for UK Visa

Do I need to say that I want a multiple entry visa for the UK? (Tourist visa for 6 months) Or they will automatically put multiple on the visa? If it's not automatic, where should I indicate my ...
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I received a non straightforward email regarding my UK Visa application

Last year I applied for a PLAB 1 visa and got a refusal, this time I improved all my circumstances in regards to Reasons For Refusal mentioned in the refusal letter of last year and about 6 days ago I ...
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UK Visitor Visa application question

I was refused a UK visa last year September and I am applying again. I answered yes when I was asked if I have ever been refused a Visa to the UK but I don't understand the next question: "Give ...
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Do I need a UK transit visa for a connecting flight from Saudi Arabia to Canada for my stopover at London Heathrow? [duplicate]

I am from Syrian and have permanent residence in Saudi Arabia and Permanent Visa to Canada to join my mom there. I am travelling to Canada via Etihad air flight. I have a stopover halt at London ...
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UK visa refusal because of system mistake and my bank statement

ECO said I didn't provide a holiday plan but that's not true, I provided 10 days detailed itinerary. This must of have been a system mistake because I chose Ghs currency but some how 2 of the stated ...
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Uk visitors visa refusal third time [duplicate]

I have submitted all proof including CA certificate for fund into my parent's bank account. Fund in my parent's account was deposited by me two years ago and I have provided proof in second ...
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Biometrics Appt for UK Visa help [on hold]

I booked a biometrics appointment at a uscis La Brea-Los Angeles center, with a confirmed appointment stated on a document that I had to bring into the application center. This was issued to me via ...
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Need UK transit visa? [duplicate]

Respectfuly , please clearly answer to my question ,i don,t want after i buy the ticket i got the problem in airport ! My son come from Iran he has Shengen visa ,we want to go to Spain for 2 weeks , ...
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If his mum owns the house is she also my sponsor on a UK visa?

I want to visit my bf in the UK with a standard visitor visa, he is my sponsor, he can easily pay for all of my expenses, but he lives with his mother and I'm going to stay at their house. Seeing as ...
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Tracking UK visitor's visa application

How should I track my UK Visitor's visa application status from Karachi, Pakistan? It has been 8 working days already and I have not received any notification as yet. Should I call Gerry's and find ...
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How to get a UK visa refund

I applied online for a visa application to the UK. I'm from Sri Lanka. Yesterday I cancelled the appointment, I changed my mind. I will not go to the visa appointment. Now my question is how I get my ...
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What is the Cancellation fee for UK visa application? [duplicate]

What are the charges of cancelling the UK visa application? I haven't done the biometrics yet in fact not even booked the appointment, just submitted the application on gov.uk website and done the ...
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Received UK landing stamp in an expired passport: Should we apply for correction?

My wife and my son have UK visas in previous passports, and traveled to the UK in August with both passports. My wife has the landing stamp in her new passport, with a note saying VIPP, as expected. ...
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Which visa do we need? [closed]

I am in a long distance relationship, i live in Scotland and my boyfriend in USA, he has been visiting me roughly 4 times a year for 2 weeks at a time, this has been over the past 5 years, we are fed ...
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UK Visitor Visa possible refusal? [duplicate]

We have just received this email regarding my partners UK visitor visa application. I know that we should just wait the 3 days for him to collect his passport to see the outcome, but I can’t help but ...
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UK - Spousal Visa Travelling to Mexico for Holiday

I'd like to clarify some information regarding entry to Mexico as tourist. I would greatly appreciate if you could provide assistance to me. I hold a Philippine Passport, however I have been living ...
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Can I travel to UK with my Italian national daughter and husband with my permesso di soggiorno?

I have an Italian permesso di soggiorno and I want to join my husband in the UK. My baby and my husband are Italian nationals. Can I travel with them with only the permesso di soggiorno?
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Madrid to London w/ Expired 90/180 days stay as US citizen

I’m an American citizen visiting Spain on a 90 day tourist visa. My tourist visa expires on the 17th of September, but I was only able to book an affordable flight to the UK from Madrid a week after ...
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Visit the UK with an expired French identity card

I am French. Can I enter Britain with an expired French identity card ?
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Visa/biometric appointment query for parents

I have applied for standard visa for my parents. Completed and submitted both of the applications. Now I want to book the biometric appointment together. How do I make sure they get the appointment ...
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Do I need a UK transit visa for a 2 hour layover? [duplicate]

I've got several questions about UK Transit Visas. So, I'm Indonesian that will be travel back to my country from Schengen area (Netherlands, and Iceland), the flight will be from: Amsterdam -> ...
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UK Visitor Visa - can I put property value into the answer for how much money we have in savings?

I am applying a standard visitor visa for my parents and I have a query related to one particular question - "How much money do you have in savings (in GBP)?" My father is retired and my mother is ...
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From India to UK on Tier 2 ICT Long Term Visa & wants my wife to join me on Standard Visitor Visa

I am from India and traveling to the UK next week with Tier-2 ICT Long Term visa for the period of three months & I want my wife (also from India) to join me in the UK & stay with me in a ...
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Rejection of UK Visitor Visa for V 4.2 (e) WITH Sponsor - pre-application advice requested

I am a UK citizen living in Colombia and intend to return to home with my Colombian girlfriend for a month over Christmas to visit family. My girlfriend is a student and from a modest Colombian ...
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Staying in the UK for a holiday as an EU citizen after Brexit - how long am I allowed to stay?

My husband, my two kids and I will be going on a 3-4 month holiday next year (roughly June-September 2020) during our parental leave. As EU citizens we don't expect any problems traveling around most ...
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British Army Invitation to assessment center from Jamaica

I'm a Jamaican and was recently invited to the army assessment center. What type of visa should I apply for and what documents I'm going to need?......I'd also like to know the length of stay I should ...
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Post Study Work Visa United Kingdom 2 Years [migrated]

Am I eligible for a PSW (2 year Post-Study Work Visa UK): Course: Masters of science Method of study: Full Time Start date: 6 January 2020 Estimated end date: 6 May 2021
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Refused Entry to UK. Will this affect my Student Visa application?

I lived in the UK as Visiting Student for less than 6 months. 4 months later, I tried to go back to United Kingdom for a two weeks vacation. But I was denied the permission to get into the country ...
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Can I get Schengen visa after being convicted and deported from UK 12 years ago? [duplicate]

12 years ago, I was convicted for false document deception for 12 months and was deported from the UK to Kenya. However, I didn't disclose my real details including DOB throughout the incident, I only ...
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How can I get to Luton Airport from Watford via public transport?

What is the easiest and cheapest way to get to Luton airport from Watford? I know Arriva run a 321 bus service but judging by the timetable, not all services terminate at the airport. Has anyone ...
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Supporting documents for UK Visa application for UK army assessment [duplicate]

What are the documents needed when applying for a UK visa to attend an invitation for assessment in the UK army.
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About uk visa refusal

My visa application to visit my father in the UK has been refused because I said that I will stay in the UK for 60 days while I'm a student in my country. They said that I didn't provide any document ...
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How to bring my parents for visit UK [closed]

I am citizen of Romania with pre-Settlement status, living in the UK with British partner for 4 years. We are expecting a baby in 2 months and I would like to invite my parents, who are citizens of ...