Questions tagged [visa-extensions]

Getting more time added onto an existing visa while you're already in the country.

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Extending South Africa 90 day visitors visa?

I'm a Canadian traveling to South Africa next year to join my partner (also Canadian), who will be studying for the year. I will be working remotely but without a work visa, so I'm planning on leaving ...
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Stay longer than grace period on a J-1 Visa

I am currently on exchange under a J-1 Visa. I know I can stay another 30 days longer after my Visa expires, however I intend to travel around the USA and stay for 45 days after my visa expires. What ...
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Extending Visa from Philipines bureau of Imigration

I want to avail visa free travel to Philipines as I have a valid japanese visa. Indians can avail this as per this document. My trouble is that initial visa will be granted for 14 days which can ...
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DS 160 Have you traveled to any countries/regions within the last five years?

I am in US and filing for extension from Mexico so filling up DS 160. While filling the DS 160 I came across the question "Have you traveled to any countries/regions within the last five years?" My ...
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Non-US citizen traveling to Australia on an expired US work visa, but valid Australian visitor visa from US?

I am Indian working in the USA and my visa extension was filed and currently in-process with US consulate. My US work visa expired a week ago. I have yet to get my status on it. I am planning to ...
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Visitor visa to re-enter USA after 1 month in Mexico

My mom came from Venezuela to visit my sister and my family and after 6 months we applied for an extension of stay, she went to Mexico to visit my nephew and his wife but I want her to come back to ...
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How to extend a Barbados tourist visa?

I've only stayed in Barbados for up to 30 days but I know my parents have stayed there for far longer than that a few times, by extending their visas. How do you extend a bajan tourist visa?
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Can visa-free stay in Brazil be extended to 180 days?

I’m confused about my stay in Brazil. I have a Romanian passport (part of the European Union), and I don’t need a visa if I want to stay in Brazil up to 90 days. I understood that the 90 days are ...
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Schengen Visa Extension - Important Personal Reasons

My US citizen step daughter is taking a study abroad semester in Europe in Schengen visa countries. The program is exactly 90 days so she will exhaust the period allowed for her to stay taking this ...
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Schengen visa extension?

I've got an existing multiple entry Schengen visa that I've applied through the German consulate as I was traveling to Germany 25/8, valid until 31st Oct. I've applied this visa with using my kids ...
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Extension of stay in Canada - no response and visa about to expire

I have applied for an extension of stay in Canada, as I got married recently and the spousal application has been submitted. The thing is though, my application for extension of stay was sent in my ...
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Visa renewal to the USA [duplicate]

I have a B1/B2 US visa valid from 18 Nov'14 - 16 Nov'19, however, have not visited the US during this period and do not foresee visiting by the 16th November this year. There were several changes in ...
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Staying in the Schengen Area after the permitted days of entry but before the visa expiry [duplicate]

I was given a Schengen Visa (from Greece) valid from July 17 to August 8, but only 8 days permitted to stay. My flight is originally July 17-24, but something came up and need to extend the stay ...
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Schengen visa extension more than 90 days

My spouse works in Germany with work permit and as a resident permit . due to the duration of his work permit I didn't get my dependent visa . if I apply for visitors visa for 90 days is it possible ...
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Schengen visa - Duration of stay Extension - Approach

I applied for Schengen visa thru Germany embassy for travel from 10th August to 24th August, staying maximum days in Germany (5). I got my visa for duration of stay as 15 days (same as itinerary). ...
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Schengen Visa Extension (Switzerland)

I'd applied for a Schengen visa for 66 days. But the Swiss embassy has approved me a visa for 40 days. Now that my non-refundable return tickets are booked, how can I extend my visa until the planned ...
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Extending a short-term visa issued from Germany in Hungary?

I know that short term visas are subject to strict rules when it comes to extensions. Is it possible to extend a short-term visa issued from Germany in Hungary? The purpose or the reason for the ...
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Extending Schengen stay

An american citizen “interning” in Sweden, but was just using the 90 days period for this intern period. However I have a family event in Italy on the 92nd day of my stay and would like to stay 2 more ...
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Overstay in Spain on my tourist visa [closed]

I have over stay my nationality is Nigeria I came on December 23 December 2018 and my visa expired on December 29 2018 but my and on 27 of December were given appointment on January 4 and on 4th she ...
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Can I stay in the states longer using my American passport?

I am a UK/US dual citizen. I came to the states on an ESTA. I'm aware I can only stay in the states for 90 days on the ESTA. I am getting my American passport while I'm here. Can I then use my US ...
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Singapore Tourist visa extension

My friend has a tourist visa to Singapore for 30 days. He already visited Singapore once. And for his next visit, the 30-day period expires. Can he get the visa period extended for another 15 days or ...
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Does CBP know about extensions? [closed]

I have been on J1 visa for 6 months so the dates on my visa are 01 FEB 2017 to 01 AUG 2017 but I got an extension of 6 months (which makes it to a total of 1 year). Does CBP know about this extension,...
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UK visit visa extension before entering the UK

My parents have a UK visit visa, which expires on November 11, 2018. They have never entered the UK. Is it possible to extend the visa under such circumstances?
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Can I leave and re-enter with US expired I-94 but with I-797c receipt?

I have a valid B1 visa, but the I-94 stamp is expired. Because when I entered the US the immigration employer stamped the I-94 and wrote limited stay for one month. So, I submitted the I-539 ...
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Extending/changing status after traveling to the USA

Is there anything specifically to be concerned about as a visitor when extending the duration of stay while in the USA? Of particular concern are any repercussions if the extension of stay is denied. ...
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Extending a Hungarian student visa [closed]

I have a student visa issued by the Hungarian embassy, but my passport expires before my education period, so I have to renew my passport and my student visa. I also have a residence permit and have ...
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Can I travel from the US to Canada and back while my I-539 extension is pending?

I am in the US on a B2 visa and my stay expires on August 30. I have filed an I-539 (extension of stay) and the status is pending. Will I be able to travel from the US to Canada after August 30 and ...
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Can I extend my Schengen visa from France in Italy?

I'm a USA citizen with a six-month visa for France. Can I now move to Italy and extend my Schengen visa in Italy?
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India visa expiring 2 days after arrival

I finish my last university exam on the 15th in the UK, so I'm flying to Pune via London-Delhi to see my family (where my father is employed and whom I'm dependent on) on the 15th arriving on the 16th....
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How can I extend my stay in America for 6 more days?

I was wondering, if I wanted to extend my stay for an extra 6 days, how would this happen? Some info, I'm a British citizen traveling to America with an ESTA, I'm in the state of Texas, and I've ...
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Extend US visa in Canada

I am Vietnamese. Can I extend my US visa while I am in Canada? If I can do that, please advise how to do it.
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travelling before Visa Extension to home country

My friend is in Spain on a student visa who is an Indian citizen. His visa is going to expire on 27-05-2018, he wants to travel India on 23-05-2018 and go back to Spain in 10 days. He has already ...
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Extending visa-free stay in Sweden to a Visitor's Permit, how does that apply to 90/180 rule? [duplicate]

My partner origins from Taiwan and would like to visit me in Sweden, for as long as possible. The idea is to apply for a Sambo Visa before she comes to Sweden and hopefully get it approved before she ...
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Can I extend my holiday in the US on the Visa Waiver Program?

I have booked a three-week trip to California, on the Visa Waiver Program. I find it is a bit too short, so I want to stay 4 weeks instead of three weeks. Will that give me problems when I reenter ...
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Does a visa extension count towards the 90 days? [closed]

We arrived in Greece on December 17, 2017. Our 90 days were up in March, but we were granted a type C visa extension to remain in Greece through June (refitting our sailboat). Does this extension ...
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Extension of Schengen visa, or apply for a new visa? [duplicate]

I am travelling to Europe from May 7th to 25th. Below is my itinerary: Italy: 7th to 14th May Czech Republic: 14th to 18th May Belgium : 18th to 21st May Netherlands : 21st to 25th May I have ...
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Validity extension of Schengen visa (Filipino passport)

We, a family of 3, will travel to Europe on a 12-day group package tour. Entry in Italy and depart from Paris. We were granted a 12-day Schengen visa, issued by the Swiss embassy and finally decided ...
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UK visa extension

I have a six-month UK visitor visa in my passport and the visa is going to expire on April 26, 2018. I have not used the visa to enter the UK yet and due to personal reasons, I will not be visiting ...
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How do I change my UK visa validity period?

I am from India. I applied for a UK visitor visa for a 6-week observership at a hospital in Glasgow. The visa is valid up to April 22nd. However, in my application, I had mentioned that I would be at ...
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Is there another way to book an appointment for my Schengen visa when the web site is at full capacity? [duplicate]

I can't book an appointment for Schengen visa for France. I get a message We are currently at full capacity. Please try again later. Is there any other way to book the appointment?
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Is it possible to extend an Indian business visa from India?

I'm an Egyptian girl from Cairo. I'm planning a six-month trip to India in December for training purposes, but getting a six-month visa is so hard from my country. If I can only get 3 months instead ...
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Visa expired while in Jakarta

Are the rules the same (in applying for an extension) if your visa has already expired? Applicant is a Nigerian who was there on a 14-day visa - either business or travel since he was there competing ...
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Renew/Extend Seaman's Schengen visa [duplicate]

I need some advice/help with my Schengen visa renewal. I am currently in France and will end my season on 31 October on my current boat. Afterwards I will be joining another boat in France on a new ...
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Stay extension in the US and Visa stamp

I have had my staying in the US limited for 3 weeks only , with a stamp on my passport , when I was intending to spend 3 months as a maximum or just as long as i can stay in the country since Im ...
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Can I enter the Schengen area just before my visa expires? [duplicate]

I'm Indian. Can I enter the Schengen area 5 days before my Czech visa expires? I have applied for extension, but I have not received a decision, so far.
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My UK Visa has been issued with a date of expiry that is earlier than my dates of travel. How can I fix it? [closed]

I recently applied for a visitors visa to take a PLAB exam on 6 July; my visa was issued to expire on 4 July! I contacted them via email and phone and all they did was tell me that they escalated the ...
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Where can I find information about extending a Chinese tourist visa in Xi'an, Shaanxi?

I have extended a tourist visa in China before in Guangzhou, which is a big city with a lot of foreign expats. The building was dedicated to this stuff and the process was exceptionally smooth. It was ...
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Can I get my tourist visa on arrival at Indonesia and then extend it?

I am a UK national and I am travelling to Indonesia for 35 days. Can I get a visa on arrival and then extend it for the required days? I am reading conflicting information on sites. Some say that ...
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How can a UK citizen get an extension of visa-free stay in Malaysia inside the country? [duplicate]

I am British citizen. We are allowed to stay in Malaysia for 90 days. Can I extend my 90 days if I cross over to Singapore and return to Kuala Lumpur the following day, hence getting another 90 day "...
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What are the options for a 3rd-World Passport Holder to extend a Class-C Schengen Visa? [duplicate]

I'm a Philippine passport holder. I got my Class C Schengen Visa but I was only given 20 days. What can I do to extend it even just for 90 days (I know that's the max allowed for Schengen short-stay ...