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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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Acquisition of Standard visa for British Army Assessment [closed]

I am employed as a contract staff in a financial institution in Ghana and have an invite from the British Army to come for assessment. I have a sister legally resident in the UK. My monthly commission ...
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What is the rationale for requiring payment “in cash in euros” when applying for a UK visa at the Pyongyang embassy?

The UK government has a specific page on applying for a UK visa from North Korea on which they state the following: the correct visa application fee, in cash in euros [...] You must pay ...
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Traffic law UK, pedestrians

The following scenario has happened almost every day to me during my time in London, UK: I'm walking straight and am about to cross a street that goes orthogonal to my direction, without a traffic ...
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Do I have to pay for the appointment and biometrics

After paying the visa fee, I proceeded to book an appointment and biometrics but I don't know if filled that section wrongly because I got the appointment but I have to pay for it an amount that is ...
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Un employed wife uk visit refused [duplicate]

My husband is studying online in a British university in London while working in the Middle East. He applied a UK visa for us with the kids to visit the UK for only ten days for a course and some ...
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Can I stay in my girlfriend's council flat during the time I visit her?

I am a US citizen, and I am attempting to visit my UK girlfriend visa-free for ten days. She has invited me to stay at hers and I have enough money to support myself during the vacation. However, I ...
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refusal of UK visa for dishonesty [closed]

I am Maria Titova, work at Mariinsky in St.Petersburg. I have criminal record in UK. I can to get visitor visa renewed ?
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Can I travel to UK using my Bulgarian Blue Card?

If I am Bulgarian Blue Card holder, can I travel to UK using my Bulgarian Blue Card?
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Short-term study visa refused [closed]

A friend of mine has applied for a 12 week English course in London. She is from Indonesia and this is the first time she will be coming to the UK. She has provided bank statements showing ...
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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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Availability of public telephone for tourists in uk

I do not want to use my mobile phone (hoping it is not that necessary) in the UK. Where can I use public telephones in the UK and at what prices? Most of the time I will be in Oxford/London/...
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What does symbols in google maps (when looking for some location in uk) mean?

I was looking for route from LHR to Oxford in google maps. There are some symbols which I do not understand, for example there is a symbol that has two arrows in opposite direction as in the ...
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I am a minor with accompanied visa [duplicate]

I am a minor with accompanied visa.The parent who is displayed on a visa is traveling with me but will leave UK earlier than me.Will I be granted entry and is it a problem?
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Did the services at USCIS for UK visa resumed? [duplicate]

I cant find this information anywhere. please help
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UK Visitor Visa for my son who is 1 years old - address needs to be at least 2 years long

I am applying for visitor visa to the UK. I will be travelling with my wife and my son who is 1.5 years old. I started filling the application form using the standard visitor visa form. In the ...
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Starting at EN2 6BQ (North London) on Wednesday noon which Capital Centre can you get to in the quickest time? [closed]

Excluding London. You may use planes/trains/cars, but no privately chartered planes or helicopters. You must take in to account how busy the roads will be at the time.
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Connection in gatwick URGENT [duplicate]

Everyone I need assistance regarding a connection in Gatwick, I have Morrocan passport with polish visa allows me to travel within europe. I have an easyjet flight from Spain connecting in London, I ...
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connection in Gatwick [duplicate]

I have Moroccan passport with Polish visa allows me to travel within eaurope, I am flying from Spain and I have connection in Gatwick, My flight is with easy jet and the airline and embassy said I ...
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Who fills the field marked 'official use'? Indian or UK official?

Hi i want to ask that who is supposed to fill the last part of SU07 form i.e the one for “official use”? Is it to be filled by officials of UK or officials of India?
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Travel questions for non US citizens residing in the U.S

While filling the application for a UK visa, they ask if we have traveled in certain countries which includes the US. Since I am a non US citizen living in the US should I give details of my visits to ...
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How to process a UK Visa if the owner of the business died [closed]

We own a business but it is named after my dad who just passed away this year. My mom, my siblings and I are the ones who are managing it at the moment. The transferring of names from my late dad to ...
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UK Visa reapplication

I have made the application for the UK tourist Visa and did not book an appointment for interview/biometrics. I cancelled my application and requested refund. Now, I want to apply again. They ask, ...
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My sister will sponsor her place for my stay in UK,what should my sister show of proof for my UK Visa?

I am currently applying for a UK Visa and my sister has been working there for 2 years now. She said she will sponsor my STAY ONLY in her rented house. I will be the one to buy the plane ticket and ...
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Can an unemployed person get a UK Visa? [duplicate]

I am currently unemployed and is helping on my family's business.They give me money but not monthly and when they give it is in bulk( like for instance they will give me a big money that is worth for ...
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Can still enter the UK using my indefinite leave to remain status although the immigration officer stamped my passport with a Leave to enter [duplicate]

On May 13, 1983 I was granted a Leave to Remain in the UK for an indefinite period visa and since then I have maintained this status by not staying outside the UK for more than two years. During my ...
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How to understand inconsistency in UK visitor visa forms regarding pre-booked flights and accomodation? [closed]

For at least the last 4 years, every time I get a UK visitor visa I've seen something in the fine print about, "flights etc are not required"... yet because of various contradictory statements ...
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Lost my unused Uk visit visa

I lost my passport with UK Visit Visa which I hadn’t used as yet. Do I need to reapply for a fresh visit visa, or can it be transferred?
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Status of an international prospective student for a UK tourist visa

I have enrolled in a Canadian University for my Master’s and the course starts on the 2nd of September, I wish to visit the UK as a tourist in June but i’m unsure of my status on the ‘What are you ...
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Best strategy for UK visa for a school trip (travelling alone or accomanpied child)?

I'm a teacher from a school in mainland Europe trying to arrange a trip to the UK with a Russian student who already has an accompanied child visa for the uk. I recognise you have have up to 2 ...
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Transit via UK for 43 hours for GC holder [duplicate]

We are the nationals of Ukraine, currently live in the US and hold Green cards for all family members. We will be travelling to Ukraine via London and we have 42 hours layover between the flights (...
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Returning back to UK

I was asked by the Home office to leave the UK after exhausting all my appeal, so in 2016 I returned to India voluntary at my expense. I would like to know how I can return back to the UK and what ...
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money requirement for uk visit visa [duplicate]

if the cost of my trip is INR 150000 how much minimum money should i have in my account to get the visa?i will be applying for uk visit visa to appear in my plab 2 exam . The cost of my trip is £ 1500 ...
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How is biometric for vigenette transfer visit visa done

When filling the application of vigenette transfer visit visa because of lost passport and visa. After submitting the form and signing declaration next step is biometric transfer which gives only Uk ...
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Residence permit for visitor visa in uk

I am Italian permit card holder. My parents are Italian citizenship holder. And right now my father is living and working in UK. My mother and sister will be joining him within few days. Being a self ...
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Lost passport with Uk visa [duplicate]

I lost my Pakistani passport while travelling in Milan which had a UK visit visa. I hadn’t used the visa as yet. I need to apply for transfer of Uk visa ( vigenette transfer)to my new passport or ...
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Transit through London Heathrow [duplicate]

Can I transit through London Heathrow on Nigerian Passport with a valid US Visa expiring I. August but without a UK Visa. I plan to travel in mid July 2019 returning in August 2019 to Philadelphia USA ...
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US Passport stamped in UK for 6 months twice

My wife and I are from the US (retirees) traveling to and from the UK and were stamped in twice on different dates for 6 months each time. My question is which of these stamps is Border Force going to ...
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UK Visitor Visa application NY decision delayed

I was one of the applicants affected by the temporary refusal of UKVI to accept biometrics at the USCIS locations. I ended doing my biometrics month after I applied online and it has been 4 weeks now ...
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Crossing from UK to France and back on the same day in the same car but with different drivers

I am probably going to have to lend my French-registered car to a relative for his trip to the UK. The day he returns to France I am supposed to be driving to the UK myself in the same car. Both ...
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Express Lanes at UK Immigration

Just last week the UK implemented allowing citizens of certain countries including the Five Eyes signatories to use the Express Lanes at Immigration checkpoints. Government expands use of ePassport ...
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Can a child enter the UK with his older brother even though his brother is not the person listed to accompany him on his visa? [duplicate]

My mum, little brother and I plan to travel to the UK but my 15 year old brother’s visa states that it’s only valid if accompanied by my mother. Unfortunately my mum cannot travel any longer for ...
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Do I need a transit visa for a 17 hour layover in London? [duplicate]

I want to book a flight from Canada to India that has two layovers, one in Helsinki and one in London. The layover in London is 17 hours and extends into the day after I arrive. I don't intend to ...
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Apply for Schengen visitor visa with trip to UK before UK visa is approved

I am about to apply for a Schengen short stay visa to Spain. Previously when I've applied for a schengen visa, the question on the form has been: "do you have a visa for your exit country". This is ...
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Forgot to attach travel itinerary

I forgot to attach travel itinerary. Biometric details are taken. I submitted other documents but not travel plan. What is the procedure to send travel plan to UK embassy in my country(India). I ...
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Do we take all supporting documents to ACS-USCIS biometric screening for UK Visa

We understand at the ACS center here in US they are going to do the biometeric screening, but are confused if we are to take all supporting documents with us? I have searched the site here and unable ...
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Public transport tickets in UK for two weeks

I will be visiting UK for three weeks in July. First week in Oxford, second week in Edinburgh, third week in Oxford again. Are there any public transport tickets which might be useful for travel ...
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UK visa from Italy [duplicate]

I am a Nepali national residing here in Italy for my PhD studies. I want to apply for the UK visitor visa but my permesso di soggiorno is expired right now and I have applied for its renewal, so I ...
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Australians awaiting Italian permit to stay - can they go to the UK and return?

My (Australian) daughters were granted a Working Holiday Visa for Italy (12 months duration) which is in their passport. They followed procedure on arrival in Italy. They have been there just over ...
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Is it legal to meet with potential future employers in the UK, whilst visiting from the USA

One of my friends from the USA will be visiting the UK at some point using her visa free travel, she has previously been here before over the last few years. At some point in the future, she wants ...
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UK visa refusal due to wrong record from 9 years ago

I'm helping my significant other (who lives in another country) to apply for a visitor visa to the UK. They have never been here, but they got refused once before almost 10 years ago (something about ...