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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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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Refusal of visa [duplicate]

the United Kingdom has been refused. What this means for you Any future UK visa applications you make will be considered on their individual merits, however you are likely to be refused unless the ...
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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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Purpose of Visit, Visa Denial for Canada…Need Clarification

Now i have a pressing Question. I might have the intention of re-applying again, but I want to ask a couple of questions as to what might prompt visa refusals. So I am uploading the letter for ...
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Was refused in UK, should I replace my passport? [closed]

My entry was refused in London. I was just visiting for 20 days from Italy where I'm visiting too. They sent me back to Italy. Now I would like to know if is better to get a new passport here before I ...
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Visa Refusal, Planning on trying again [closed]

I have been refused visas for the US B1/B2 once. Now i want to try again. I am not married but i am in Civil Union for 2 years I have 2 jobs (One Remote for the US and one Onsite where I work for a ...
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Can I travel to UK as a cabin crew after being refused entry to Ireland?

I was in Ireland from 2014-2016 with a student visa. But I was refused entry to Ireland at the immigration after traveling. The reason was that my attendance was lower than 80%, and I didn't have ...
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I didn't meet requirements under paragraph V4.2 (a) (c) (e) Appendix V, what does it really mean? And what's the next step to take in reapplying [duplicate]

I was refused tourist visit visa because I didn't meet requirements under paragraph V4.2 (a) (c) (e) Appendix V, what does it really mean? And what's the next step to take in reapplying.
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EEA refusal travelling with my brother who is Finnish national

I have been refused twice applying for EEA family permit, I am a Nigeria national, I was refused based on the points. 1 the ECo states I didn't provide evidence of financial circumstances and ...
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Flight Ticket booked , But Visa Rejected for second time for the Country France [duplicate]

I have booked the flight ticket , but France VISA is Rejected for the Second time , i am Cluelesss i have Booked the Cheaper flight tickets , which i was not aware of was it was NON-REFUNDABLE , and ...
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Got refused for a UK visa. Think they might have incorrectly interpreted bank statements

Last month I started working as a software engineering contractor for a company in the UK and I was invited over for an onsite meeting which holds for a period of 1 week this month. I applied for a ...
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Visa Refusal and Re apply third time [closed]

One year ago i have applied for tourist and student visa to Spain and got refused. Now i got a chance to visit Poland. Can i re-apply for a tourist visa? Will it get refused because of my previous ...
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Reapplying as an Unemployed [duplicate]

I want to know if I can reapply after visa refusal on a different account which is based on unemployed.. Since I put part time worker in the previous application would my new status in my new ...
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How to prove ties to country applying for a Schengen visa or to improve visa application to compensate for weak ties?

Me and my wife are from Azerbaijan. We live in Germany as I work in Berlin residing here with a Blue Card. Recently we've invited my spouse's aunt, who is her closest relative, to visit us for 10 days....
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Intended stay in UK

I visited the UK on a Visitor Visa last year, My intended stay was 5 days and my Visa was issued for 6 months, for some reasons i changed my plan and i stayed for 3 months without breaking any of the ...
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General grounds for refusal - False representation

I am applying for a UK Spouse Visa. There is a question "Have you ever: Given false information when applying for a visa, leave to enter, or leave to remain". I initially answered "no" because, ...
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UK Visa Refusal - Please help [closed]

I'm looking for help about my wife's UK Visa refusal. There was an administrative error with the visa application, but I have no right to appeal against the decision. Therefore, I would like to ...
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My USA Student visa has cancelled. Now I'm applying UK student visa, is there any problem previous USA visa cancel [closed]

i have Canada student visa refusal, Australia student visa refusal. USA student visa Cancelled at immigration. is there any problem creates for UK student visa if i apply? please help me out. my ...
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Could a Schengen visa refusal be because of cancelled accommodation? [duplicate]

Edit 2: I have read the answer in the linked duplicate. I however do not understand if in my case it is a serious concern or only a concern related to accomodation (as it was purely touristic purpose)....
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Long term accommodation proof for Schengen visa [closed]

A friend of mine needs to apply for a Schengen visa to France, it is for three months of medical training. The hospital, where he will be doing my training, does not provide accommodation. Since his ...
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UKVI ECO made several mistakes on my visa decision. Update: Decision was overturned and visa was granted [duplicate]

Visa type: Visit (family) Timeline: Biometric: sept 17 Concluded: October 6 Passport ready for pick up: October 15. Outcome: Denied I applied for a month's visit visa to visit my family - (my ...
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the effect of Visas refusals on UK Spouse Visa application [closed]

Do previous UK Visitor Visa and United states Visa refusals affect UK spouse Visa application in the future if all the requirements of the spouse Visa have been provided ? PS: the reasons for refusals ...
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I have been denied an Australian travel visa

I have applied for a travel visa to Australia and have been denied. I got a reference # to inquire further, but can not seem to find any way to contact someone or enter the said reference # for and ...
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UK visa for unemployed person

My husband is unemployed and holds a US greencard, I'm an employed US citizen and we have plenty of savings. We plan to travel together to visit friends and family in the UK and France for just one ...
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Help re-applying after Uk visit visa refusal [duplicate]

My refusal letter states that I provide more information on where my monthly expenditure of £200 comes from, I though did explain in my application letter that I am a student and all my support comes ...
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When was the ban issued, 2009, 2012 or 2014

I applied for a UK visa using a passport with a false date of birth in 2009. The application was refused. In 2012, I changed my passport to an e-passport and applied for another UK visa with sworn ...
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Visa refusal for the UK, what can I do? [duplicate]

The decision: you have submitted an invitation from the British army which state you have been invitated you for an interview and assessment. I note that the letter provided does not guarantee ...
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Uk visit visa refusal under 4.2 a+c and 4.10 [duplicate]

My visit aim to meet my sister and nephews, as they had not travel to my home last 10 years. Because my little nephew is ill and that disease called autism spectrum disorder (ASD). He needs his mom ...
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Schengen 90/180 day rule with 4 day overstay

I believe some of the immigration officers are mis-using the 90/180 day law to reject my wife's visa application for a family immigration application. They said she had no more days left when we ...
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UK visa refusal error by the ECO [closed]

My visa application was refused because ECO believed I didn't address how I bought my property in which I did demonstrate but failed to acknowledge it. Does anyone have an email to contact the ...
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I was refused a UK visa [duplicate]

Q1: Please what can I do next? Q2: What does it means for me in future and when I re-apply again? Q3: Is it good idea to reapply back in 1 month time?
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Portugal visa refused [duplicate]

I got a refusal message as follows: One or more member state(s) consider you to be a threat to public policy, internal security, public health as defined in Article 2(19) of Regulation (EC) No 562/...