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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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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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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Denied visa after seemingly authorized long stay

My mother and father enter the US together dad was given six months to stay and my mother was given 2 and a half years to stay we did not notice it until we was finding what need to done, to apply for ...
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UK Visitor Visa 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 ...
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US B1 visa rejected under 214b India Chennai [duplicate]

I have been asked these questions: Why do you want to travel to US? My response: I am a Salesforce certified professional. Currently working as a team lead in (my company name ). I am traveling to us ...
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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 visitors visa refusal third time [duplicate]

I have submitted all proof including CA certificate for fund into my parent's bank account. Fund in my parent's account was deposited by me two years ago and I have provided proof in second ...
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Refused Australia Tourist visa subclass 600 [closed]

I was refused an Australian Tourist Visa. I have a about 30,000 AUD and also have a good travel history including visit to Netherlands, Chile, South Africa, Mexico, Uruguay and many more. I currently ...
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UK Visitor Visa possible refusal? [duplicate]

We have just received this email regarding my partners UK visitor visa application. I know that we should just wait the 3 days for him to collect his passport to see the outcome, but I can’t help but ...
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Australian ETA with Reckless Driving (misdemeanor)

I am planning on traveling to Australia so I applied for an ETA. The site said I wouldn't be eligible if I had a conviction with a sentence of 12 months. I was arrested in college for a DUI but was ...
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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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Travel with existing visa while renewal under administrative processsing [migrated]

Indian citizen. Current F1 Visa is valid until July 2020. Need 2 more years of Visa before expected graduation. Have a consulate interview io 15 Dec 2019. If I receive administrative processing, it ...
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Justification for the purpose and conditions of the intended stay was not provided [duplicate]

Nationality =Pakistan Resident -Turkey Applied from istanbul with family Justification for the purpose and conditions of the intended stay was not provided
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Will the UK home office know about 5 previous visa rejections in other countries? [duplicate]

I have been rejected for visas 5 times in 4 countries. 3 of those were Schengen countries. Now, I want to study in the UK. Will it be a big issue?. Will the UK home office know everything about my ...
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Entry to Europe Visa denial

I was a non-US citizen when I was denied entry to Europe 15 years ago due to my low income back then, now I'm a US citizen and I don't require a visa to European countries anymore. I have a flight ...
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How to show Uk visa reference number in next subsequent application

In Dec 2010, my UK visa got refused due to insufficient bank statements provided. Subsequently I reapplied and this time provided the correct set of documents and got the visa. This travel was through ...
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Will replacing a fake visa with a different fake visa cause me problems when applying for a legal study permit?

I have a problem, 4 years ago my passport was stamped with a fake visa. I want to apply for a legal study permit now so my mother sought counsel from this immigration services agents and she took my ...
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Reapply for an Irish Visa 1 year after refusal

I applied for an Irish visa a year ago. This was 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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UK Citizen wanting to move to Mexico [migrated]

I would like some advice: I am a UK Citizen/national wanting to move to Mexico. I would like to get a work or temporary residence visa but I am not eligible for either.(Financials) I can stay in ...
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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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German Visa application rejected

I am a student studying in Dubai (my family is also staying here, my dad works here), and recently a company in Munich, Germany took interest in me and invited me for an on site face-to-face interview....
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UK Visit Visa Guidance - Amount to show in Bank Statement

I have been reading many questions and thought to ask a particular question regarding my plans. I have been invited by a company in UK to attend a course, they will be covering the Hotel Expense + ...
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Friend needs help with a tourist visa to come into Canada

my friend has been having issues with getting a tourist visa for his wife. They are both residing in China. He is a Canadian citizen and she is a Chinese citizen. Here is his message to anyone able ...
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Schengen Business Visa Rejected from Norway Embassy

Part - 1 Rejection Case 1: Rejection reason was justification for the purpose and the condition of the intended stay was not provided: The applicant has applied for a visa to meet with client. ...
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my visitor visa rejected for Canada , why it happen and what i need to do to get it? [duplicate]

My name is shiva and I am 31 and single. I live in Iran and recently I got my refusal letter for a visitor visa from Canada. I work in a company which represents an international brand. I have a high ...
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German student visa denial - How long does it take for an appeal response? [duplicate]

I applied for a german student visa and was rejected because there were doubts concerning my indicated purpose for the trip. I wrote an appeal and was called for an interview 3 months later. How long ...
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Schengen visa refused (“threat to internal security […]”): I don't need the visa anymore but want to clear the misunderstanding, what can I do?

I had applied for Shengen visa to attend a conference in Rome but it was refused for the following reason: One or more member state(s) consider you to be a threat to public policy, internal ...
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Schengen visa: does the record of a withdrawn application entered in VIS?

I first received a rejection for short-stay tourist visa from Swiss consulate. I was going to multiple countries so in my haste to salvage my trip and money I lodged in a new application at the ...
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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: 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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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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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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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. ...