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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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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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What does it mean if passport returned but no refusal stamp or visa in it?

I’m a Travel Agent from Karachi, Pakistan. I applied for my client from Pakistan to the Russian Embassy in Islamabad. Completed all formalities: confirmed hotel, ticket, tourist voucher from ...
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Arrested after UK visa application

I was arrested and charged with petty larceny (shoplifting) recently after filing a visa application a month ago. My application is still pending decision. My biometrics was taken in US a month ago. ...
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Visa Denial at the US Embassy [closed]

I have been denied a student visa three times within a couple of 6 months, i was so nervous at the first appointment with the consular, so he asked for my sponsor er bank statement which was my ...
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Non-Eea Spouse going to the UK with tourist visa! [closed]

I applied for the family permit but it was refused due to the absence of the Original Marriage Certificate, I sent only the legal translation! The thing is: I’ve already got tickets (Brazil - UK non ...
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New Zealand visitor visa refusal: what can I do?

I had applied for General Visitor Visa to New Zealand online but my application was rejected on these grounds As you have limited previous international travel records and there is insufficient ...
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Schengen visa refusal Italy [duplicate]

Today my visa got denied by the Italy embassy in Abu Dhabi for the reason below: The information submitted regarding the justification for the purpose and conditions of the intended stay was not ...
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Visa refusal due to misrepresentation

I travelled to the US with my mum when I was 6 we overstayed and returned to my native country when I was 13. I recently applied for a tourist visa with my husband and concealed information about my ...
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USA Invitation Letter [closed]

I was denied a US visa amonth ago . Can I use the same invitation letter and the supportive documents to reapply
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US visa application after refusal (change in circumstances)

I applied for a US tourist visa in September 2017 to visit my family from Germany that was refused citing the reason under section 214(b): Ties to home country are not strong. I asked the VO about the ...
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Is it possible to get a US visa if I have no travel history?

I am a Nigerian and I received an invitation from my uncle to visit him. I am applying for a US visitor visa. I have been rejected 3 times when I was single. Now I am married with a child, but have ...
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UK visitor visa issues because of previous transgression [duplicate]

Between 1999 - 2005, I lived in Nigeria but travelled in and out of the UK numerous times. In 2006 (I was 21 years old), I overstayed my visa by a month and left voluntarily (was not deported or ...
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After a UK visitor visa is refused, does it mean you can never go to the UK? [duplicate]

If someone was refused a UK visitor visa, does that mean they cannot visit the UK at all? If so, for how long?
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Specialised visa refusal lawyers - UK (Scotland ideally) [duplicate]

This may be a duplicate question however I can’t find a similar one, I’m looking for advice on the right lawyer for my partner after his UK visit visa was refused. I’ve already been in contact with ...
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My UK visa has been refused please help I want to re apply [duplicate]

every month in my bank statement I transferred money to my cousin to save and he transferred it back before my visa....
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Should I mention my previous Italian Schengen visa refusal in a new UK visa application? [duplicate]

My Schengen visa to Italy was refused in 2013; I had a previous passport back then which I no longer use. I don’t remember if there was any document attached with the reason for refusal, except for a ...
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France Schengen visa

I'd like to get some advice on a short stay visa to France as I have been invited for an event in Paris. I'm a Sri Lankan national living in Saudi Arabia with my husband and two-year-old son. I'm ...
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My Canada visitor visa was refused; how can I address the issues? [closed]

I have questions about my visitor visa to Canada being refused due to 3 reasons: Based on family ties Based on purpose of visit Based on length of stay (I said I want to stay 1 month) Anyway, ...
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My visa application to the UK got refused under 4.2 (a), (c), (e) [duplicate]

I recently became unemployed and applied for the UK short term standard visitor visa to see my boyfriend who is a British citizen. I provided an invitation letter from his father (because he is the ...
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Person who applied for a visitor visa, were banned under 212(a)(6)(C)(i) [duplicate]

My mom was in the USA twice for 5.5 months, she had 1 year visa. She had been assisting me with my child, so l could work. I believe that she was refused by mistake due to a communications ...
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Student visa for Mongolia refused: is it a good idea to re-apply a year later? [closed]

I fell in love with this country and in the middle of 2016, I applied for a student visa for Mongolia. First, they refused my visa and said to come with a tourist visa and talk with them. Then, they ...
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Complaint Against Visit Visa Refusal

We were refused a visit visa last month of 6 month. We complained against the decision through MP and some email adresses. We were asked to submit 3 more documents. Today we were asked to resubmit ...
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Have I been granted the UK spouse visa?

I received the following email from Home Office. Did I get the visa? Your help would highly be appreciated. I am writing to inform you that I have reviewed the decision made on 00/00/000 to refuse ...
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What happens to people stuck on a land border in North America? [closed]

My German friend's US Visa expires, and he plans to travel to Canada, where he does not need a Visa. However, he has overstayed in the past, and so I suspect he has a high change of being refused ...
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Should I mention my Canadian visa refusal in my UK visa application? [closed]

My Canada visa was refused; I got a refusal letter but nothing was stamped in my passport. I got rejected under section 205(a) and 186 for not demonstrating specialized knowledge. Do I have to ...
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Ban from Canada 5 years. Applying for Australia on student visa [closed]

I applied for skilled migration visa in 2015 and banned from Canada for misrepresentation. The thing is I honestly lied in the application. Now I am applying for student visa in Australia. Now my ...
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EEA family permit visa refusal: appeal or reapply?

My application was refused based on only one reason, insufficient proof of financial dependency. My sponsor, who is my father-in-law, sent me money from July 2017 to February 2018 using a local money ...
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New application for UK visitor visa after previous refusal

I was previously refused a UK visit visa for reasons in the attached pic. The sponsor for that visa was my sister’s British partner. At the time of my first visa application, in late 2016, my sister ...
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UK Visa rejected twice. Whom can I complain to? [duplicate]

Please advice-is there an office to which a Visitor Visa Rejection complaint can be sent to? It's for a UK Visitor Visa rejection.
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My Marriage visitor visa is rejected. Is it wise to apply again but for the tourist visitor visa instead?

Me and my girlfriend are both non-EU. She is a student in the UK with her studies completing at the end of this year and I am a full time employee at a top company in Germany with a German Permanent ...
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UK visitor visa refused: can I still go to university in the UK? [duplicate]

I was refused a UK visitor visa in April. Before that, I had been in and out of the UK twice, and I also schooled in the UK (MSC) and graduated without any dirt to my name. I never had any immigration ...
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Is it possible to get a US visa as a tourist if you lived in the U.S. illegally as a child? [duplicate]

My parents took me as five month old baby to the U.S. illegally. I lived there until I was 15 years old. It's been been 14 years since I left the U.S. What are they possibility of me getting a tourist ...
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UK visit visa refusal on retiree [duplicate]

I am studying masters in the UK and living with my 2 children and husband for only since this September, 2018. In my home country we lived with my mom as well and now she lives in our house with my ...
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Applying with someone who was rejected twice for US Visa

I am currently trying to apply for a B1/B2 Visa to attend a training in the US. My colleague is also doing the same but he has already been denied twice last year. His past reason for applying is to ...
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What impact can my Russia tourist visa denial have on my travel history?

I was denied without reason. All paperwork in order. I’m a UK resident of 8y. Live and work. Citizen Pakistan I plan to visit Paris in January. Schengen Visa issue? I plan to try again for Russia ...
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My sister's UK visitor visa was refused [duplicate]

REASONS FOR REFUSAL NRA v 1.0 You have applied for a visa to visit the UK. In deciding whether you meet the requirements of Appendix V: of the Immigration Rules for visitors, I have considered: ...
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How long before I can re-enter the UK after Leave to Remain refusal?

My fiancé has been refused an application for an Extension of Leave under the provisions of the Tier 1 (Entrepreneur) scheme. He left the country 7 days after receiving the refusal notice so he didn'...
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Can we appeal a refusal of Schengen visa?

My father was refused a visa to visit my brother and his newborn son, my father's grandchild, based on not having enough ties to this country of citizenship (Iran). He would like to contest this as ...
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UK visa refusal for my wife to accompany me on my business trip [duplicate]

I am travelling to the UK in the 3rd week of November on a business visit and intend to stay for more 10 days, along with my wife, when my business is over. I have my visa, but my wife's visa was ...
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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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Will a UK visit refusal affect a previously granted USA visa?

Hello all and thanks for the help. My friend, despite having grown up in the uk, is not native and did not end up getting acquiring British citizenship. He went for a visit to the uk a couple of ...
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How do I appeal a denial of a Spanish Student visa, when no reason was given for the denial? [closed]

My wife and I submitted student visa requests to the Spanish Consulate in Chicago. We wanted to go to language school in Madrid. We met all of the visa requirements, including making full payment for ...
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About uk visa refusal

My visa application to visit my father in the uk has been refused because i said that i will stay in the uk for 60 days while i'm a student in my country,they said that i didn't provide any document ...
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Does a quick decision mean refusal? [closed]

I've submitted my application on Tuesday, yesterday it was received by the UKVI and today it says that a Decision was made. Is that too fast? does this necessarily imply refusal? It is worth ...
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US 30 day Visa requirements from Indonesia? [duplicate]

So my girlfriend is from Indonesia, and according to her she went to a US embassy some years ago before we even met and tried to visit the US on a vacation. They gave her a list of documents to bring ...
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Reapply Irish Visa 1 year after refusal

I had applied for irish visa 1 year back which got refused due to insufficient funds. We dropped the plan of travel then and did not make any appeal. Now when i try to apply and book an appointment i ...
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Will my application be affected if the person financing my trip was recently refused a visa?

My father is fully supporting me financially for my UK visit and sufficient documents regarding his finances are being included in my application. However, when he applied for a visa for himself a ...
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UK Entry Visa - How do I defend my Employment Status

I recently applied for UK visa which was refused. I overstayed years ago when I was in school. Thereafter in 2013 I was given a 6 Months visa which wasn't used. I then applied in 2017 for a Conference ...
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UK visitor visa after a visa refusal

I am about to re-apply for a UK visitor visa after being refused. Now we are planning on a worldwide trip starting in November and, at the start, my wife wants us to spend a week UK to see her family....
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What is the cost personally of my Trip? [duplicate]

What is the cost personally of my Trip please