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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How do I prove to them the source of income in my brother’s account [duplicate]

I applied for a UK visitor's visa. My cousin sent me an invite to attend his graduation. I’ll probably stay in the UK for 15 days with my cousin. My brother stated in the sponsorship letter he’ll take ...
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Refusal Note for Swiss Visa applied in 2010

I had a visa refusal from India to Switzerland in 2010. My daughter's passport was linked with mine as she was minor then.We were not given any refusal reason by the travel agency. Now my daughter ...
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Was the purpose of my travel well explained on my Schengen Visa Inteview? [on hold]

Hello people I'm from Ecuador and I have a German boyfriend. We met in November 2017, we talk every day since then, he came to my country to visit May 2018 and then invited me to Germany in Nov 2018 ...
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My father's USA visitors visa application refused on 212(a)(6)(C)(i)

My father had a valid 10 year visit visa and he visited the US a couple of times. His visa expired recently, so he applied for renewal. In the course of applying, he made a mistake on his application ...
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Need advice for re-applying UK visa refusal [duplicate]

I was refused visa twice for my graduation because the visa officer did not believe that the funds are mine and the officer wanted clarification for the origin of funds. When I applied for the visa, ...
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Need to understand the refusal reasons of UK standard visit visa

I applied for UK standard visit visa (6 months) for tourism, and meeting cousin who lives there. The reasons of refusal they gave are attached in pictures. Can you explain points 1 to 5? And it would ...
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Re-application or Appeal after UK visa refusal

I applied for UK standard visit visa (6 months) last month and it got refused due to some reasons. It was for tourism/visit purpose. If I want to apply again, I have to re-apply with all the fee paid ...
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Could I reapply UK visit visa after four times refusal? [duplicate]

I have been refused UK visit visa 4 times. First time is 2015 Jan, they refuse visa because I applied wrong visa type and second time is 2015 Dec they refused again due to my bank statement. Third ...
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I have had five prior UK visa refusals, should I still apply for UK tourist visa?

I am from India. I visited the UK twice in 2003, when I was 19 and playing cricket there. Although initially refused, the team manager made arrangements and we received 6-month multiple entry visas. ...
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Refused a short-term UK student visa, Immigration Rules paragraph A57C (vi) (vii) (ix) and A57D (b)

The reason for the refusal is below. What do I have to do differently when I reapply? The decision I have refused your application for a visit visa because I am not satisfied that you meet the ...
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refusal of Schengen visa to Greece [duplicate]

I had applied for a Greek Schengen visa in May as my travel was in July 2019, but the visa got rejected with the usual reason of "intention to leave the member state before the expiry of the visa ...
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How do i address no.8&9 reasons for scheghen visa denial [duplicate]

I would like to re-apply for a Schengen visa after my application was rejected two weeks ago. It should be noted I am employed on contract which is renewable every year. I am not married and have no ...
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On attempting reentry with tourist pass after being rejected

I was rejected from entering Singapore today. I need some advice on how to re-enter. I was in Singapore for about 80 days on a tourist pass and then went to Johor Bahru in Malaysia for about 5 days. ...
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Would UK visa ban affect Ireland student visa application [duplicate]

I was refused a UK visit visa for my graduation in the UK last year and also penalized with a 10 years ban. The reason for the penalty was that I over stayed my previous visa by one day and I failed ...
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Refused UK short term student visa

My son is a student of the Aeronautical Technical Institute at Forli in Italy. Every year the school organizes a scholars summer camp in the UK to improve their English. We applied to that summer ...
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Renew a B1/B2 Visa

I was accepted last year for 6 months for B1/B2 Visa, after being rejected for the same type of visa and the same reason for travel a month prior that under Section 214(b). The purpose was to attend a ...
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Australian Tourist visa rejected

My Fiance had been in Australian on a tourist visa for 3 times now since 2016. He always return to his country before his visa expires. 4th time he applied it was rejected for the reason that they ...
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EU Permit after wedding, previously refused Marriage visitor visa [closed]

Previously received some great input on here, so back again. My partner is a EEA citizen and I'm from India. We met while we were students in the UK and have been in a relationship since. Earlier ...
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UK Visa Tier 4 (Early Entry and Biometrics) [closed]

So my girlfriend currently in the US, is starting university in the UK in September on a tier 4 student visa which has not yet been completed as I understand you cant complete until 90 days before. ...
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Re-apply Schengen visa after denial [closed]

Context: I am a Chinese passport holder living in the US with a green card. in 2018, I applied for a Schengen Visa from the Spanish Consulate and was approved for about a month. I initially intended ...
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UK tourist visa refused under section 4.2 (a) and (e) is there any hope in reapplying using my dad as a sponsor [duplicate]

So I was recently denied under paragraph 4.2 a and e . As to proof that I will return I am currently studying and my course is 6 years ( medicine). I am currently in my 5th year so there’s no chance ...
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Canadian refusal 11 years ago [closed]

I had a candaian refusal 11 years ago and I cannot accurately remember the reason why, I think it had to do with my length of stay and insufficient travel information - subsequent to that I have had ...
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US B1/B2 visa application refused without “strong” reasons and possible criteria applied [duplicate]

A 47-year-old relative applied for a US B1/B2 visa in Lima, Peru today and completed the DS-160 form specifying the following relevant information: - That she was divorced for more than 10 years now. ...
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Removing my name from Indian immigration blacklist [duplicate]

Respect. I have came to India with student visa and i have overstay for 16 months after that i applied for Exit Visa in order to go back to my country (IRAQ) after 4 months of leaving India I applied ...
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Will the other embassies in schengen deny the visa? [duplicate]

If German embassy refused visa for the first time, then should we request a visa from Germany next time? Will the other embassies in schengen deny the visa? Some people say that if Germany refuses, ...
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UK Spousal Visa Refused [closed]

I was in the UK for seven months. I arrived in UK with my husband (who is a British citizen) on August 11, 2018 after our wedding on August 4,2018. We applied for the Spousal Visa on January 1, 2019. ...
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Schengen Visa Germany, sponsorship denied due to lack of “commitment form”

My Thai partner recently attended an appointment for a Schengen visa at the German embassy in Bangkok. Upon arriving and before submitting the application we were informed the application would be ...
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Same situation! [duplicate]

I have a USA 10 year B1/B2 visa, which i got in 2016 after a trip to iraq in 2015. I went back to Iraq 6 months ago (AFTER my visa was issued). I now want to go back to the USA. Does that invalidate ...
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Helper’s UK visa refused [closed]

I have just received a refusal from uk embassy in Philippines for my helpers visit to the uk with me and my 3 kids later this month. I am travelling on my own with my kids, 7, 3 and 1 and will need ...
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Bank loan to use as proof of funds for uk visa application

Me and my wife got refused our visa application for lack of evidence from which the others we have acquired but our big one is we didn't provide bank statements because the tls checklist stated a bank ...
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Short-term study visa refused [closed]

A friend of mine has applied for a 12 week English course in London. She is from Indonesia and this is the first time she will be coming to the UK. She has provided bank statements showing ...
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Could I be denied entry into Ireland due to medical and police situations during a previous UK visit?

I am an American seeking to enter Ireland for a four-day trip next month. I have documentation for my lodging, funds, and return ticket, so ordinarily I would be fine to enter. However, I have an ...
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What is 'funds parking' in the context of UK visa applications?

I read somewhere that 'funds parking' in your bank account during last minute is considered as 'mild deception' by consular officers which may lead to a denial. Please explain why 'funds parking' in ...
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Can still enter the UK using my indefinite leave to remain status although the immigration officer stamped my passport with a Leave to enter [duplicate]

On May 13, 1983 I was granted a Leave to Remain in the UK for an indefinite period visa and since then I have maintained this status by not staying outside the UK for more than two years. During my ...
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Denied a B2-Visa to USA, will i be able to apply for ESTA?

I got denied for a nonimmigrant B2-Visa in 2017 for being unprepared for the interview and not enough proof of my life living I know that I have to reapply for a new visa and get approved to visit ...
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If I don't travel on a UK visit visa and it expires, will it hurt my chances of getting a visa in the future?

I'm from Pakistan and I applied for a UK visitor visa for a company trip that got cancelled. However, my visa application was successful and I now have a valid 6-month visit visa to the United Kingdom....
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UK Visitor Visa Refuse at the border [closed]

I was refused at the border in Heathrow Airport on the 18th May because I did not book a return ticket as I intend to continue my journey to Europe and then homeward (Malaysia) thereon. I wanted to ...
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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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Will i be granted ESTA after getting rejected thrice on different nationality? [duplicate]

I had applied for B1/B2 on my previous nationality but it got rejected Thrice. I had planned on visiting my mother as she lives there. my last refusal was 3 years back. Now i have gained an European ...
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Can I re apply? [duplicate]

The decision: I have refused your application for a visit visa because I am satisfied that paragraph V3.6 applies. Under paragraph V3.6 of the Immigration Rules a person must automatically ...
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Visiting the US after applying for a visa under another name

I live in Europe (can’t say where) about 7 or 8 years ago I applied for a American visa and I got given one but didn’t travel due to family issues. I did my fingerprints at the embassy in Europe. Two ...
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Refused letter lost [duplicate]

Hello there Am Kyle please I applied for UK visit visa last year but I was refused and am planning to reapply again later this year but unfortunately for me I have lost my refusal letter. Please how ...
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Visiting my spouse in UK [closed]

I am a Jordanian citizen working as a civil engineer in Jordan. I met my British wife in Jordan whilst she was studying Arabic in my country. We travelled to 5 countries together - including Schengen ...
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UK visa refusal for undocumented deposits? [duplicate]

My short term study visa was refused and the only cause mentioned in the letter was the presence of undocumented old deposits in the bank transactions. I haven't explained the deposits as they are old ...
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Recently naturalized American visiting the UK, previously denied visa. Apply for entry clearance?

I am a very recently naturalized America citizen. I want to visit the the UK but leaning towards flying in to France, and attempt entry into the UK via Calais by road on my US passport, so that if I ...
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Re entry to US after 10 year ban expired [closed]

I voluntarily left the US in 2006 after having overstayed for 3 years. I moved to America as a teenager and lived with my Aunt and cousins. Completed high school and decided to move back to Europe. ...
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Russia tourist visa denied & embassy refuses to give reason

Here's the timeline of events. Applied for my Russia visa at VFS London on October 5th. Went for interview at London Embassy on October 10th. Was asked for reason of going, I said, travel and to see ...
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What are the rate of being refused for a schengen visa if I did use my previous visas only one time [closed]

I already had 3 schengen visas specifically to France. The first one was a student visa for 1 year. The second one was as tourism visa for 6 months. The last one was for 2 years. I used the last one ...
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Deadline of Completing DS-160 Form

I have an appointment with US consular on May 15. I just finished my D-160 form today (at May 10). The system does not give any error and confirmed my application. Hence, I wonder that is there any ...