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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UK: Temporary Admission Question

If you are refused entry into the UK and given temporary admission, do you still get a refused entry stamp in your passport like this or you only get paperwork without a physical stamp in your ...
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What are 'speed codes' used to compose UK immigration refusal notices?

I read about Speed Codes in UK visa refusal on V 4.2 a + c (and sometimes 'e') . When refusing a UK standard visitor the ECA's who will use 'speed codes' to compose the refusal notice. ...
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Is it a good idea to appeal a Schengen refusal or should I just reapply?

I am an Indian national living in US. I recently had a denial for Schengen visa from the Swiss consulate. The reason for refusal was: The information submitted regarding justification for the ...
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Reentering US after overstaying the visa as a Minor

I have found stories related to mine but I have a very different situation. My family and I moved to United states in 2004, when I was 9 years old. We overstayed our visas and after 2 years of ...
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What information is contained in the Schengen Visa Information System (VIS)?

This seems to be a recurring theme in the discussion boards here, and appears unknown to be publicly available by some members. So I though it would be helpful to have it here... What information is ...
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UK Visit Visa Refused [duplicate]

My mother applied for visit visa application and an interview was conducted and finally visa was refused. I am attaching refusal and interview. Please guide me how can I satisfy ECO that he grants ...
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Previous Visa Refusal/Filed under wrong Category in another country

I am looking for a tourist visa for UK and whiling filling online application, they are asking whether Visa for any other country was ever refused. 4 years ago, I had applied for US work Visa but I ...
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Have you ever applied to enter or remain in Canada? Does being in the express entry pool for Canada count as an application?

I am about to apply for a visitor Visa to Canada, I am in the pool for express entry so I am not sure if that qualifies as a formal application. Has anyone in the pool said no to this question and ...
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France business visa rejection twice , should I apply again [duplicate]

I had applied for a France business Visa in June 2019 with all documents required like invitation letter, cover letter, travel itinerary , my payslips and ITR for 3 years and travel insurance and good ...
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UK visitor application question

I was refused a UK visa last year September and I am applying again. I answered yes when I was asked if I have ever been refused a Visa to the UK but i don't understand the next question "Give more ...
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will 10 year old refusals affect current visa application?

I have been refused twice in 2009 and 2010 for J1 visas, it's been almost 10 years now and I want to apply for the B1B2 visa. Will the previous refusal affect the current application even though a lot ...
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Study Permit - Canada student visa refused will it effect my Australian student visa application [closed]

I am an Indian citizen, I applied for a tourist visa in Canada, in 2014. It got rejected as I had no travel history and on other grounds. My maternal uncle is a citizen of Canada and my mother is a ...
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UK consulate in Chennai made a mistake and refused my visa

I applied at the UK consulate in Chennai, India, for a visa for me, my spouse and our two children. I stated that my yearly income was 2,000,000 and my total yearly income including other sources of ...
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U.K. visitor visa denied for being unable to confirm provenance [duplicate]

My partner recently got refused a U.K. visitor visa thinking that he has not got access to these funds even though he provided bank statements dated back to 6 months, an employment letter, a salary ...
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Tourist Visa (600) denied

I just want to ask. I am a permanent resident in Australia. I applied for a tourist visa for my sister and my niece (sister's daughter) but they got denied. Reason was they think my sister might not ...
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Schengen zone, Article 2(19), i got it from estonia embassy [duplicate]

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 562/2006 (Schengen Borders Code) or the ...
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Canada visa refused because I had to cancel my trip and did not submit passport in time

I applied for a visa to Canada and was already instructed to submit my passport (I guess pretty much should be accepted after that), however, I had a medical emergency and had to cancel my trip. I ...
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Uk visitors visa refused [duplicate]

I applied for a visit visa for my mother to visit us in the UK from Pakistan. This is the 3rd time in 2 years that the visa has been refused citing the same reason that she will not return to Pakistan ...
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USA visa denied. Can we reapply in a month?

My girlfriend's visa was refused today. Mine has been approved. We want to go on holiday to the USA. I have a good job and income and I will guarantee her and also pay for her trip as indicated on the ...
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UK Family Visitor Visa Refused, Need advice if to reapply

We have recently applied for a UK family visit visa for our uncle who is 65 years old. Visa applied in New Delhi and refused. We are baffled by the statement that ECA/ECO have received the bank ...
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UK visa refusal and false identification

I am a student and I was refused a visit visa by the UK under requirements paragraph V4.2 of Appendix V because I sort of exaggerated my monthly expenditure which didn’t tally with a financial ...
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Itinerary issue , will my uk tourist visa get rejected?

I’ve applied for uk tourist visa recently but the travel agency I used was careless and wrote wrong sur name of my flight bookings and booked a hotel in Luton while my itinerary says I’ll be ...
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What should I do if I no longer have an old visa refusal document?

I'm a Zimbabwean national and I was denied a Canadian visa on the 19th of February 2008. I have written to the Canadian Embassy in Pretoria, South Africa requesting a copy of a refusal letter as I am ...
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I got my passport with letter 214b. Why wasn't I refused at interview? [closed]

At my interview I was asked several questions Why do you want to go to the US I said I want to go as tourist, I want to take my 6yrs daughter to Disneyland & my son to universal studio. ...
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How to request Visa Records from Australian Embassy

Is there a way we can request past Visa records or the Visa rejection letter from Australian Embassy? I applied for an Australia Student Visa in 2008 and my Visa got rejected in 2009. I don't have ...
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B2 visa: not allowed for biometrics due to wrong passport number in appointment confirmation page. Is that visa application considered rejected?

My father had an appointment for biometrics today for his United States B2 visa, but was not allowed inside, as the passport number in the appointment confirmation was wrong. (I made the mistake of ...
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Mother's Visit Visa Refused, 'visit her some other country' [closed]

My mother applied visit visa in March and refused. I sent PAP and application was reconsidered and interview was conducted. Now ECO said that you can visit each other some other country. I am refugee ...
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UK Visitor Visa Application for Family

I have applied for a UK visitor visa (standard) for myself, my wife and 2 children which got rejected. I want to ask if can I submit my application first, and if it got accepted then submit my family'...
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B1/B2 US tourist visa refusal

A friend with whom I was planning to travel to the United States was rejected under Section 214(b), failure to show strong home ties. In my opinion, her visa interview was handled unprofessionally and ...
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ESTA validity after a visa denial [duplicate]

If I have an ESTA and I apply for visa and the visa is denied, is my ESTA still valid?
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Subject Access Request - UK HOME OFFICE

I requested for a subject access request from the UK border control but I need to know how much time do they need to verify my identity . How much time does the whole entire process take ?
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I RECEIVE EMAIL YOUR UK VISA HAS BEEN CONCLUDED [duplicate]

PLesae advise if anyone receive Your visa has been concluded and get approval ...share experience pls
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B2 Visa refusal

I am an international student from India, on a student Visa in Australia, currently studying in an Australian university in Melbourne. I had applied for a b2 Visa. And I got rejected under the grounds ...
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Schengen visa refused “an alert has been issued in the Shengen information system refuse entry by a member state” [duplicate]

I applied for a Schengen tourist visa through the Italian consulate in Karachi in July 2019 but got a refusal letter which says an alert has been issued in the Schengen info system for the purpose of ...
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Maiden name for applying j1 visa [closed]

I am a married woman, but I used my maiden name in my passport. Now I'm participating in a cultural exchange program and I used my maiden name for all my applications, even in ds-160 but some of my ...
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got refusal two times from Swiss Embassy, [duplicate]

Hi i had tried two times from Swiss embassy with my cousin sister . When I was tried first time I did not have much more travel history only had Thailand Visa. I had show my salary only 20000/- per ...
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Uk plab visa refused because my account statement showed only deposits and no withdrawal [duplicate]

(https://i.stack.imgur.com/a6vBG.jpg) I got the wrong information and I was not spending my salary. My bank statement had only cash deposits from my employer. I stated that my husband provides ...
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Germany work permit visa denial [migrated]

My longterm work permit visa got rejected stating that, "You do not fulfill the requirement to work as "Leiharbeitnehmer" as intended according to section2 No.3 of your work contract. Hence, visa ...
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Will a US entry denial affect a Canada visa application?

I traveled to the USA in 2016 on a student visa. However, I was deported and banned for five years because my documents were incorrect, and some of them were fake (related to financial status). I was ...
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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 ...
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ESTA Travel not Authorized. Accepted twice before!

Hope someone can give me some advice. On Friday I applied for the ESTA (a group application including my partner) we both were not authorized to travel. He just got his new passport on Thursday July ...
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Uk bank statement visa for short term study

I am planning to come to the Uk for a short course . My father is paying everything but the only problem here is that my father doesn’t have money in his bank account . He stores his money somewhere ...
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US Tourist Visa Denial

Anyone please enlighten me on this one. I am a Filipina and i’ve been working in Singapore for 9 years. I applied for a US Tourist Visa sometime in 2012 and got denied which i fully understand why. I ...
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UK standard visitor visa REFUSAL for an unemployed mother [closed]

I am an Azerbaijani citizen and I had applied for a standard general visitor visa for my mother which just got rejected today (for 7 days). I have applied for a Tier 4 visa as well, and am still ...
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Does Romania put visa refusal stamps?

I had applied for Romanian visa but got rejected. I have this stamp in my passport. Is this a rejection stamp? What does this mean? Or do they do this on all applications?
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US citizen - Frequent Visits to the UK [duplicate]

I first visited the UK from June till August 2016 . Then I received a tier 4 visa for 9 months and stayed in the UK from September till April 2017 . I came back to the UK with a short course stamp ...
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Implication of not disclosing visa refusal in first application

What's the implication of not stating a visa refusal In your first application but states your previous refusal in the new application? It wasn't stated for reason of refusal though. Thinking of ...
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Schengen Visa Refused Twice by the French Embassy [duplicate]

me, my mother & my cousin applied for a Schengen visa together but my cousin's visa got accepted at once while mine & my mother's got rejected twice. The reason they gave was intended stay is ...
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Short term study visa refusal for a US citizen

I graduated from high school two years ago. I took one short course with a short course visa (June 2016 -> august 2016 ) then a 9-month foundation course with a tier 4 ( September 2016 - April 2017 ) ...
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B1/B2 rejected twice for business purpose, implications and wait times

I was denied a B1/B2 visa twice in a span of one month for business purposes. 1st application was denied for the fact that my company was sending me for around 3 months. 2nd application i made for 3 ...