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Questions tagged [visa-refusals]

Also called 'visa denial'. A refused application is a valid application which has been processed and the decision-maker has decided that the applicant fails to meet the requirements. Questions on this tag should include the applicant's nationality and who refused the application and the relevant text from the refusal notice in order to clarify the refusal grounds.

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Consulate asking for PR [duplicate]

do embassies, generally speaking, ask a person applying for a visa their PR of the country in which they're currently applying for a visa (i.e the country where the embassy is based) or an eventual ...
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Overstayed in Canada for three months, will this affect student visa application to the UK? [closed]

I was a student in Canada for 3 years. But I overstayed my stay for 3 months (wasn’t intentional). When I realised that I’m out of my permit I left the country by myself (didn’t get a deportation). ...
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Visa Refusal. 179(b) of the IRPR - What to include?

What can I include so that the visa officer doesn't think I would like to stay back in Canada? • I am not satisfied that you will leave Canada at the end of your stay as a temporary resident, as ...
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Consequences of entry denial due to pandemic border closure en route [closed]

Application for visas or entry to a country are often contingent on not having been refused entry by any country at any point in the past. How does this affect someone who was refused entry to a ...
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How does an employed but unmarried person show further proof of ties at home for US visa application? [duplicate]

I plan to visit the USA tourism by myself for 9 days, for which I require a B1/B2 visa. Statistically, my country has over 75% of rejections for B1/B2 visa applications. My profile is as follows. ...
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Does a Schengen visa refusal affect negatively Australian PR visa approval? [duplicate]

I am Iraqi passport holder living currently in Iraq with no valid Australian visa. I received an invitation to lodge my 189 visa and I am in process of lodging my PR visa. While I was studying in ...
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Can 2019-20 coronavirus pandemic be a reason for refusal for my Schengen visa application?

I'm planning a trip to the Netherlands mid-April, and I've already made reservations. I understand that because of the current coronavirus pandemic, I may have to postpone my trip or cancel it ...
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UK visa application processed: no visa, no refusal letter

I just got back my passport. When I opened the package, it contained only my passport with absolutely nothing else in it, and not even a refusal letter was sent to my email (I checked my spam, main ...
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UK Visit Visa Refusal for attending a fully funded summit [duplicate]

I have been refused visitor visa for a fully funded trip on the following grounds:
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UK visit visa refused due to unexplained deposits, how to address. complex statement

I had applied for UK visit visa for purpose of General Medical Council registration, how ever I did not mention some recent deposits in my account. The first bank account statement is in your own ...
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Remonstration Procedure for German Visa in Karachi [duplicate]

I apply for visa to visit airshow in Berlin , I am an airline professional, I submitted invitation from sponsor and airshow ticket and all required documents as property owned my me and marriage ...
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Does visitor status to Canada require an outgoing flight?

My girlfriend (British Citizen) will be flying to Canada from the UK on an eTA and requesting visitor status from the border official. She plans on possibly applying to extend her visitor status at a ...
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I130 rejection before 2010, applying for canada TRV now

i had an I130 rejection before 2010 to the USA (I130 is my sister sponsoring me and my dad and mom to go to the USA and get a green card) I need to include the reason for rejection right? well i have ...
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applying for uk visitor visa after 3 refusals, what i have to do? [duplicate]

The decision I have refused your application for a visit visa because I am not satisfied that you meet the requirements of paragraph(s) V4.2 of Appendix V because: I note that you have previously ...
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Rejected Twice for US B1-B2 Visa [duplicate]

My US visa b1/b2 got rejected for the second time under 214 (b). I hold Indian passport, living in KSA for 3 years as resident (Doctor). Since i want to attend a conference in US which will be held ...
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Schengen visa(Denmark) for my wife(unemployed) [duplicate]

I'm from India and I have a valid Schengen work permit for Denmark and tried applying for "Visiting family and friends" visa for my wife, but it got rejected saying "Your intention to leave the ...
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I received UK Visa refusal due to deposits I made in my account just before taking bank statement. Need advice fro applying again [duplicate]

I received UK Visa refusal due to deposits I made in my account just before taking bank statement. Actually first 17 months from April 2018 until September 2019 I received salary in cash, 70125 SAR ...
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my UK short term visa got rejected. is it okay to re-apply it again?

so i applied the 11 month uk short term study visa and got rejected by the british embassy manila. the officer wasn't satisfied that i have demonstrated why travelling to UK to undertake an english ...
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UK visitor visa refused. Tax return and business account not considered as proof of income [duplicate]

My parents' visitor visa was refused and here is the full scenario. My father is self-employed and hence earns yearly profit and doesn't draw a monthly salary. He doesn't have regular deposits in any ...
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Short stay Visa for France for Algerians

I live and work in France since 4 years now. My parents are in Algeria and wanted to visit me, they applied two times and everytime they had refusals, for random reasons (not enough of money : it was ...
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I got a refusal for a UK Visit Visa and want to re-apply [duplicate]

I am working with one of the Five Star properties in Saudi Arabia and I'm an Indian Citizen. I applied for a UK visit visa but it got refused because of the attached statement I deposited my own ...
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Visa refusal for 6 times [duplicate]

I'm in US and trying B2 visa for my mother from India but got rejected for serval times(6). I tried for 4 times in 2017 back to back with in 2 months period. Than I tried 2 times for last 2 years. But ...
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Self Employed (Schengen Visa) - Company Bank Statement Necessary?

I am planning to apply for a Schengen tourist visa from Azerbaijan. I'm self employed, I have company registration papers, ITR. My question is, is it mandatory to attach a company's bank statement ...
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Should I attach both my bank account statements for Schengen visa?

I am planning to apply for a Tourist Schengen Visa Application (Hungary) from Azerbaijan. I have a question regarding my bank statement. I am self-employed, I have a registered software company, my ...
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Leaving US with a good record [closed]

Recently, I had my asylum court hearing and I was refused asylum status. My attorney recommended appealing but I want something concrete i.e. papers and future. Appealing unfortunately would give me ...
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I want to know if i am banned from entering USA for life

In 2007,when i was a student from Nigeria, unknowingly to me a friend used someones credit card to pay for conference for me. I was then refused,ever since then i have always been refused a USA visa. ...
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UK Visa for a school trip refusal [duplicate]

Im a student at my final year here in JC (Singapore's equivalent of high school). I'm a foreign student on a full board scholarship here in Singapore. I have been selected to embark on an English ...
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UK tourist visa refused , any idea? [duplicate]

I didn't demonstrate any significant strong personal ties to my home country.
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Mentioning US visa refusal in UK visit visa application

I am asking too many questions recently so bear with me :D. My wife was refused L1B-blanket few years ago. She will be mentioning it in her application. I need advice on what details to provide in "...
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UK visa refusal for Syrian because of no proof of ties to Lebanon

I am a Syrian citizen living in Lebanon for the past 25 years. I am here legally, I am 27. I cant work in Lebanon as it's not allowed. I have applied for a uk short term student visa and it was ...
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Does visiting Colombia hurts one's travel history?

I plan on visiting Colombia in March. However, an acquaintance just told me that having Colombia in my travel history can hurt me when I apply for visas of other countries - particularly USA, Canada, ...
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How do Visa denials impact future Visa applications?

A few years ago, I applied for a residency Visa to live and work in New Zealand. I received an email indicating that my application was likely to be denied (tl;dr: because I had not yet finished ...
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Plab 2 visa refusal twice [duplicate]

The Decision I have refused your application for a visit visa because I am not satisfied that you meet the requirements of paragraph(s) V 4.2-10 of Appendix V because: I am aware that you were ...
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Visa denial although the interview was successful

My sis went for an interview with US embassy on Jan 2020 and it was successful, they took her passport and literally said congratulations. Today, we received a refused letter with the passport and the ...
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China visa free entry with Turkish stamp in passport

I've read a lot of stories that people with Turkish stamps in their passports get rejected at the airport in China. There's a few connecting flights which are really affordable from the UK, but ...
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10 year UK ban done. What next?

In 2009, I was banned for deception (I applied as a student/dependent and my sponsor’s tax document was deemed fake). My sponsor claims (still) that the document wasn’t fake and it was obtained from ...
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Can I reset my stay in Japan by visiting another country?

I will be doing an unpaid internship in Japan for a little under 90 days with just the tourist visa, but I also wanted to go with my friends before the internship for a couple weeks to sight see but ...
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I was banned for 10 years in 2011, can my wife apply for UK business Visa having my name on the list as dependant but am not applying

I was banned for 10 years in 2011, can my wife apply for UK business Visa having my name on the list as dependant but am not applying. My school agent use counterfeit documents for me after I paid ...
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How can a visa refusal due to “medical inadmissibility” impact future visa applications?

G'day all After submitting an application for an Australian student visa (subclass 500; for a 7-month university exchange), I was prompted to undertake a health examination. Due to my medical history,...
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Denial of a tourist visa because of a misdemeanor in 2004

I am a German who was refused an 2013 a tourist visa to the USA at the Frankfurt Consulate. It was denialed because of Immigration and Nationality Act 212 (a)(2) (A)(i)(I) and 214(b). The offense ...
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Not Authorized ESTA, flying tomorrow

Been to the US before, no problem. Flying from Prague to Frankfurt and from Frankfurt to New York tomorrow (2 separate flights) at 11am. My ESTA was not authorised and I found out just today, as I had ...
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Applying for expedited US B1/B2 Visa

I have been rejected once for US B1/B2 Visa around 1 year ago. Here's is how it went. Interviewer: What is your designation? Me: Member of technical staff. Interviewer: What is the purpose of ...
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Poland : Effects of Negative Decision of Temporary Residence application on Future Schengen Visas [closed]

i work as Software Engineer in a startup company in Warsaw, Poland. Back in 2018, i approached agent at Biggroup(https://bigroup.biz/en/) and we made application for Temporary Residence Permit(Karta ...
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Should I mention the intent behind the visa application attempts when explaining the reason for previous refusal?

A kind of follow-up to another question I asked earlier: Do I need to be specific about how many times I was refused a visa when asked in visa application forms? But yes, should I or don't need? I'm ...
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How to represent L2 visa not granted due to L1B denial in B1 application

Situation : I'd applied for a L1B Blanket visa and my wife attended the interview with me for a L2 visa. The Blanket application was rejected as "Not clearly approvable". My wife is now planning to ...
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UK Visa Refusal Letter, email or attached with passport? [duplicate]

Dears, I have applied for UK visitor visa, this is my second attempt. my first one was refused. HO sent me the refusal letter in an email and I received my passport later. But this time they sent me ...
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Do I need to be specific about how many times I was refused a visa when asked in visa application forms?

Can visa officers check for this detail themselves and I just simply acknowledge that I'd been refused a visa before and why, or should I be really honest and tell them the details as well (when, ...
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What document should i give under 'documents showing where you live' for UK visa from India, if i dont have tenancy agreements, deeds etc?

I live with my uncle and aunt in a rented house but the rent agreement is not in my name. Although this address is the address in my passport, i am not sure what document should i give for 'documents ...
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Can UK student visa refusal impact on Australian Student visa application?

I have been recently refused (3 weeks ago) student visa application that I applied for UK and the refusal reasons were based on my credibility interview where the ECO asked me detailed ranking ...
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Will a B1/B2 Visa Refusal affect ESTA?

I was found ineligible for B1 / B2 under Section 214(b) of the U.S. Immigration and Nationality Act. Will this in any way affect my eligibility to travel to the United States under the Visa Waiver ...

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