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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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How can I visit the US after overstaying by 6 days over 10 years ago?

I overstayed my stay over ten years ago by 6 days by mistake. When I went again they denied me entry and told me I would have to apply for a B-1/B-2 visa and wouldn't be able to use the VWP. When I ...
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UK visa refusal because of system mistake and my bank statement

ECO said I didn't provide a holiday plan but that's not true, I provided 10 days detailed itinerary. This must of have been a system mistake because I chose Ghs currency but some how 2 of the stated ...
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UK visit visa denied for lack of financial proof. Should I reapply, claiming my uncle as a sponsor? [duplicate]

I applied for a visiting visa (priority) from Japan (where I currently live and work) to the UK for 5 days and it got it denied under provisions 4.2 (a, c, e). I am Ukrainian and before coming to the ...
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Finding reason for visa refusal when original refusal letter is lost

How do you get to know about the previous visa refusal reason if you have lost the refusal letter? My friend's parents applied for a US visa in 2007 and the application was refused. They don't have ...
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US B2 visa was denied

I am a 20 year old student. I was born and have lived in Croatia for 16 years, then I moved to Germany with my mother and started studying here. I have a legitimate record of attending school and ...
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Syrian partner refused visit visa for UK [duplicate]

I was recommended this forum by my brother and I really hope someone can help! I really don’t know how to start… My partner applied for a 6 month UK visit visa and it was refused on paragraphs. V2 (A)...
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If my Schengen VISA request gets refused will my data be stored in the Schengen Information System (SIS)?

If my Schengen VISA request gets refused will my data be stored in the Schengen Information System (SIS) ?
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Interpretation of visa denial letter [closed]

I want to reapply for a student visa in France, but I do not understand why the first visa was denied. The rejection letter states that « you have not submitted sufficient evidence allowing the ...
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Researcher applying for UK Standard Visitor Visa [closed]

Are UK Government strict towards researcher whose sole purpose of visit is for tourism?
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EEA family permit refusal - appeal or new application?

I am a German citizen and my wife is a Pakistani citizen; we live together in Germany and have a German marriage certificate. EEA clearance officer refused our application as we "didn't provide" more ...
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How to re-apply after refusals for both settlement and visitor visas? [duplicate]

In February 2018, I applied for a UK settlement visa to get married to my partner of 4 years. It was refused because, when we applied, our savings account did not have sufficient funds. I did not ...
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Refused Georgian Visa application [duplicate]

I applied for a Georgian visa at the embassy and I was denied. I don't understand why it was denied, but I got my file from them saying this statement. I am from Nigeria and studying an MBA Program in ...
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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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Infant visitor visa

I have a UK tier 4 visa and applied for my 8 month as a dependant but was refused. Can I get my infant to come up on a visitor visa for 6 months?
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How soon should i reapply for a standard visitor visa

I was denied a Uk visa because the consular stated that i want to use 80% of the money i have in my Account and at such the visa was denied. What do i do to reapply and how soon should i reapply
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I have forgotten to attach visa refusal letter as additional document for second application

I have applied for eea family permit visa and received a refusal letter. Then I have applied again providing more evidences and other documents, BUT I have forgotten to attach a refusal letter of ...
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Been refused a Visa and an ESTA, when can I apply again?

I'm arranging for some colleagues to travel to America, but one of them has just informed me that he was denied a Visa about 2 years ago, because the company that he was working for at the time put ...
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Can an Indian citizen with US visa enter Colombia, even when Colombian visa has been denied?

I am an Indian citizen, have worked in Colombia and Brazil before. I applied for a Colombian Work permit visa, and got rejected for no apparent reason (as confirmed with the Embassy.) In the rejection ...
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UK tourist visa refused - how to reapply? [duplicate]

My wife, a Filipino has been refused a tourist visa for the UK. I am a British National and our 7 month old baby has both British and Filipino passports. We currently live in the Philippines and ...
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UK visit visa (sub category plab 2) Refused on many grounds [duplicate]

I applied the first time 2 weeks ago and was refused one multiple grounds (as in the images). I added sponsor as he had a good maintained balance, plus i get all my salaries in cash, but i didn't know ...
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Schengen visitor visa for parents

My father wants to visit me in Switzerland and plans to apply for a Schengen visa. My father doesn't receive any pension and is financially dependent on me. How should I convey this to the embassy? ...
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UK visa ban based on an allegedly non-genuine Dutch permit

New Edit/information: I am attaching a picture of the original refusal letter. Personally it makes no sense to me as to why they would think it's a fake permit, especially since she personally went to ...
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I was refused a UK visit visa because of previous overstay (less than 30 days). What can I do to avoid a refusal in a future application? [duplicate]

I was refused a UK visit visa a few months ago and I am considering applying again. I successfully applied for multiple visit visas in the past, and my 3 most recent visas were Tier 4 visas. However, ...
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Reapplying for Australian tourist visa with my successful US visas? [closed]

I am a Jordanian citizen. My application for Australian tourist visa was denied. I provided bank account and work letter. Everything was ok but I haven't travelled in the past 5 years so I checked as "...
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Refused entry to India

I traveled last week to New Delhi, India. When we reached passport control / immigration we discovered that my valid e-visa had my old passport's number (my travel agent by mistake used the old ...
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Sponsorship Undertaking SU07 [duplicate]

I applied for normal family visit visa for my mother and brother to visit me in UK from Pakistan. I am myself British citizen. Their visa was rejected based on ECO's remarks about not being satisfied ...
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How should I reapply for Uk visa [duplicate]

My parents were refused a visa quoting below reasons. I am reapplying for their visa. However should I reapply with similar application but provIding more supporting documents for parents income as ...
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Overstayed visa J1, now coming back for vacations (2 weeks)

I am a French national and I have done 2 consecutive J1 stays (1 year each). The first one was fine, and during the 2nd one I overstayed for about 1 month. Now, 2 years later, I want to go back to ...
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Boyfriend tourist/student visa denied 3 times [duplicate]

My case has many issues. I am in a long-distance relationship with a man from South America. For 3 years he has been trying to enter the USA on his own and got denied 3 times a visa. The first ...
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UK visa refusal on incorrect grounds [duplicate]

My 74 year old mother-in-law recently applied for a 6 month visitor visa to holiday with her British citizen daughter and her family for 3 weeks. She is a retired nurse and presently on monthly ...
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Can an overstayed student visa affect when applying another student visa for another country? [closed]

I overstayed my student visa for 2 years in New Zealand and came back to india voluntary, without a deportation stamp on my passport, just an arrival stamp at Delhi airport Now I want to apply for a ...
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Rebuttal letter to the German embassy (Schengen visa) [duplicate]

My Schengen visa application was refused for the following reasons: My proof of sufficient means of subsistence for the duration of the intended stay or for the return to the country of origin or ...
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“General grounds for refusal: considering entry clearance” and probation

I have a friend from the US, who is willing to visit the UK for a month or two. My friend was sentenced to 10 yrs of probation, and was never in prison, and he has finished his sentence a couple ...
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Schengen visa refused by German consulate in Pretoria [duplicate]

This is what I got this morning from the German embassy in Pretoria. Even though I included the copies of Notarial Agreement between me and my fiancée and her ID copies, and copies of Company ...
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Refusal of tier 2 UK visa [closed]

I applied for tier 2 general dependent ( partner) visa to accompany my husband, who is working in UK. But my visa got refused at the entry clearance level due to the absence of wedding photos whereas ...
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My Spain Schengen visa was refused twice and appeals rejected [duplicate]

I was refused for a Schengen visa in February 2018 for justification for the purpose and conditions of the intended stay was not reliable. I had an invitation letter from a sponsor company and all ...
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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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Entry to the US with a petty theft record

About a year ago I committed a petty theft in a store in my home country, the amount of things stolen was less than 10 USD. I was given a fine and never served jail time. Am I inadmissible to the US ...
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Visa refusal not clear [duplicate]

I provided documents showing my parent bank account statement which clearly indicates that the can afford to pay and even more . I also provided my personal savings statement indicating the said ...
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Can I apply for visit visa in the UK while my settlement visa application is still pending for tribunal appeal?

My settlement visa in the UK was refused recently and I'm now waiting for tribunal appeal. Can I apply for a visit visa in the UK now?
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Autograph on passport visa page. Can I travel to the US? [duplicate]

I have a big work trip planned to the US in 3 weeks. I am worried about this autograph on one of the visa pages. Has anyone ever had issues with this sort of thing, or any ways around it? I don't ...
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212(a)(6)(C)(i) Material Misrepresentation

I was approved for an immigrant visa and later deny me before picking up my visa at the US embassy after a few days of my interview, cause they found out that from my previous interview (2005) 4 years ...
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Visitor visa refusal on deception [duplicate]

UK visa refusal on deception, the pages are shown below:
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My UK standard visit visa application was refused for lack of intention to leave the country

I applied for a UK standard visit visa to the UK. I have lived legally in the UK for about 6 years while studying. I applied to extend my stay but was refused, so I appealed under article 8 of the ...
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Reapplying for a US J1 visa after two rejections [closed]

I want to reapply for a J1 visa for my PhD after two rejections with no reason given. I have funding plus a signed bond with home government for five year compulsory service and everything. I want to ...
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Do I have to mention a 13-year-old refusal in a Tier 4 visa extension application?

I am a current Tier 4 student in the UK, studying at a higher education institution (HEI). I decided to take a placement year last year,so I will have to apply for extension to complete my final year. ...
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Can a UK visa ban affect an Ireland visa application?

I was issued a 10-year ban by the UK 4 years ago. Unfortunately, I answered no to the question of 'Have you been refused a UK visa before?' . It was a genuine error on my part when I was filling out ...
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What are my chances of getting a tourist visa to Croatia after 3 successive rejections? [duplicate]

First, I applied for a tourist visa for 16 days, showing a reservation for a hotel as I thought that visiting places nearby could be done in a single day. Also I showed my interest to meet friends I ...
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UK visit visa refused due to being unable to prove a genuine relationship

I am from the Philippines and I applied for a visit visa to visit my boyfriend who is a British citizen. We have been corresponding for more than a year and I have provided all our means of ...
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US Tourist Visa denied to obtain Fiancé visa but can't get any

I visited the US this year March - June on Visa Waiver, total 88 days. During this period, I met someone who is now my girlfriend and we totally fell in love with each other. I returned back to Europe ...