Questions tagged [visa-extensions]

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

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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 ...
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Can I extend a Chinese tourist visa in Xining, Qinghai?

On a previous trip to China I found that it was incredibly easy to extend my tourist visa in Guangzhou. But Guangzhou has very many foreigners and is very well developed. In two and a half weeks I ...
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Indian Passport. Missing entry stamp into USA

I recently traveled from India to USA. I am on H1B. I entered USA on 29th December 2016. As my Visa extension is due in August 2017, I was gathering documents for Visa Extension. It was required to ...
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Where does one extend a Cambodian visa in Sihanoukville? What is considered a reasonable price?

I am with my family in Sihanoukville, Cambodia, and this is a really nice place (not in a sense of cleanliness but rather in the 'simple life' kind of feel, which is extremely refreshing). Upon ...
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How to extend a single-entry Indian tourist visa?

My Chinese friend just landed (Saturday, 25/Feb/2017) in India for a short trip. She has a single-entry Indian tourist visa issued on 27/Nov/2016, which will expire on 27/Feb/2017. Only after landing ...
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German student visa extension [closed]

I am Indian and my German visa expires on 16th May, 2017 but I need to travel to India between 14th April and 30th of May. Even if I apply for extension before I leave, I don't think I will receive it ...
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How to get business visa extension in Spain [duplicate]

I am from India and I came to Spain for business meetings. My plan was to stay for one month [but found out the business will be closed for one week for Christmas]. My visa is valid from 2nd December ...
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Namibia visa extension to full 90 day stay [closed]

We have a South African passport. We got 50 days but we want to extend it to 90 days. We are currently in Walvisbaai visiting my brother's son. Do you pay for extension? Yesterday my husband went to ...
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Cambodian visa extension for children

I am planning on staying in Cambodia for some time with my family (4 persons, 2 kids all Lithuanians, ie EU citizens). I will be flying to Bangkok first (staying there 2-3 months) and then to ...
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Irish Extension Reply - can I wait?

So I applied for a medical extension on a Irish 90 day visa. I enclosed medical note and cancer unit recommendation for followup now due to new symptoms. I sent a registered priority mail a week ago ...
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Travelling when my Schengen visa expires: Can I renew it in a country where I am not a resident? [duplicate]

I have a multiple-entry Schengen visa that is valid until December 2016. I will arrive in The Netherlands on September and will leave on November BUT I need to go back to The Netherlands on February ...
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Is it possible to apply for and extend an Indian tourist visa whilst in Mumbai, India?

We will be staying on an e-tourist visa in India starting next week and would like to extend our stay. Is it possible to apply for a full tourist visa from within India? If so, how?