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Questions tagged [visas]

Token showing authorization to apply to enter the territory for which it was issued. Don't forget to include your citizenship when asking!

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Does one have to send actual US green card, along with Filipino passport, for UK standard visa appliaction

I understand that for supporting documents required for uk standard visa that we must send in my wife's Filipino passport. The question we have, is do we have to also send in actual US Green card?
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Where should I apply for schengen visa?

I am going to be visiting Europe this July specifically the countries of Sweden (4-5 days), Italy (6 days), Malta (1 day) and Switzerland (3 days). I had originally booked my visa appointment at the ...
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Asking for some more time to submit originals

This is in continuation of previous question Suppose the visa officer is not happy with scanned copies, can I ask that officer to give me some time to submit the originals? I can postpone the ...
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Kuwait visa cancelation

Last October 2017, I was hired by one of the biggest company in Kuwait. They sent a formal job offer after a week and I've waited for my working visa for 2-3 months. Unfortunately, they cannot ...
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Surinam nationality and Carte Sejours validity

A person with Surinam nationality and passport also have a Carte Sejours from French Guyana which is valid for 10 years. We know that that person can travel legally without any limitation of duration ...
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Can a Cameroon citizen with an expired passport and an ILR travel?

I have a ILR in the UK, known as settled. My Cameroon passport is expired. I have applied for a new passport, but haven’t got it yet. I have the récépissé of the passport. Can I travel to Paris for ...
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What does it mean: Visa processing Times“ you need to ”Select the location you are making your application from"

I feel dumb asking about this, but gun shy with the visa process now. under the UK Gov site to see "Visa processing Times" you need to "Select the location you are making your application from" The ...
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If I arrive in the UK, and then head to mainland Europe, does my Schengen visa 90 day limit start when I arrived in the UK, or mainland Europe?

As the UK is technically still a member of the EU, I just wanted to be sure of this before booking travel arrangements. The idea is to arrive in the UK and stay there for 2-4 weeks, and then ...
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UK visa for my green card Filipino wife, do we have to have all accommodations paid for and planned in advance [duplicate]

We are wanting to travel to UK, specifically Scotland. We only plan to get a hotel for 3 days in Edinburgh and then travel around for 3 weeks and get hotel accommodations as we go without a firm ...
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Can a UK national work as a paid shop assistant in the USA?

I am British and live in the UK. I am visiting friends in the USA for 3 months this year and I would like to help out in their friend's shop in Georgia and also get paid while doing so. What visa do ...
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Travelling through dubia to brisbane [duplicate]

I am travelling through Dubia and staying there for two days before travelling onto Brisbane I have a British subject passport do I need a different visa from my husband who is a British citizen
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Immigration officer questions for job interviews? [duplicate]

I ll b visiting Uk, next week for an Job interview to join uk military-i have applied with the senior military officer- but the problem is I'm done with medical and all steps but I'm waiting for ...
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US visa after minor obtains new passport with surname [duplicate]

We are Indian citizens. We all have valid US visitor visas. I have added the surname on my minor son's new passport. He has an old US valid visitor visa in his old passport (without surname). Three ...
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Is it possible for EU passport holders to cross the border Laos-Myanmar somewhere conventiently overland?

Is it possible for EU passport holders to cross the border Laos-Myanmar somewhere conveniently overland? I would like to go from Laos to Myanmar by land if it's possible to go there now. Does anyone ...
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Do I need a Transit visa in Vienna? [duplicate]

I am travelling to Jordan through Vienna airport. I am Jordanian and have a Canadian PR. resident in Ontario. I will be in the transit area of Vienna airport. Do I need a transit visa
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requesting student visa after decline of my visitor visa [on hold]

my visitor visa to new Zealand was rejected so I decided to immediately apply for a stufent visa is it an automatic decline also reason for decline of my visitor visa was failure to provide strong ...
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Visa rejected - what to do so it doesn't happen again? [on hold]

I'm from Austria and I'd like to meet up with my girlfriend from the Philippines. Going to the Philippines sometime soon isn't exactly an option for me at the moment, so she'd have to come to Europe. ...
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Supporting documents to convince “can not submit original invitation/accommodation”

I am an Indian citizen applying for UK standard visitor visa. In supporting documents guide for visitor visa, it is mentioned that, All documents must be originals and not photocopies (I am attaching ...
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Regarding the column “How much money are you planning to spend on your visit to the UK?”

I am an Indian citizen applying for UK standard visitor visa. For the question "How much money are you planning to spend on your visit to the UK?" I have said 1,00,000 INR. I was thinking (and I ...
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Partial accommodation evidence for UK standard visitor visa

I am an Indian citizen applying for UK standard visitor visa. I have booked onward ticket from my place to London on 2nd July, return ticket from London on 17th July. I have accommodation from 7th ...
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rental agreement for UK standard visitor visa

I am an Indian citizen applying for UK standard visitor visa. I am staying in a rented house in my country. I was informed to submit a rental agreement between me and my owner in my country, i.e., ...
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Can an Indian national residing in Kuwait apply for a Schengen visa from India? [duplicate]

I am an Indian resident of Kuwait and want to apply for a schengen visa from my home country India but would travel from Kuwait.Is it possible to apply from home country and travel from a resident ...
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Is NOC required from current employer for business Schengen visa to Sweden for interview

I am an Indian citizen and I will be traveling to Sweden to give an interview. The interviewing organisation has provided me with an invitation letter stating my purpose of travel and that they will ...
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Which waiver to apply [on hold]

What is i192 waiver for? and who need to apply that waiver? who need to apply i212 waiver? Please explain in brief about them . Please Advice Thank you
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Russia Visa process time

I submitted my application in Russia embassy for private visa in new delhi, I had submitted my application on 29 April 2019 but till now it's showing under process but on vfs website showing its ...
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Can I apply for a US and Canada tourist Visa at the same time?

I applied for the Us tourist visa and will have the interview in a 2 weeks. Can I apply for a Canada tourist visa as well (I want to visit both places obviously), before getting the US visa? ...
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transit visa for Paris while traveling from Ukraine to the Dominican Republic and changing planes at CDG [duplicate]

Does a Ukrainian citizen need a transit visa for Paris while traveling from Ukraine to the Dominican Republic and changing planes at CDG?
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Can I exit the Dubai airport during an 8-hour, 10-minute layover? [duplicate]

I am flying from US to Hyderabad, India, and I have an 8 hour 10 minutes layover at Dubai airport. Am I eligible to go out and tour around? If yes what are the procedures to be followed?
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More than two weeks and no sign of processed application? [on hold]

I applied in London at VFS for a Schengen visa. It's been just over two weeks and there's no sign of the application. It's processed not in London but at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in ...
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What kind of Visa (Russian Federation) do I need? [duplicate]

I'm traveling to Amsterdam and I have a valid Schengen Multi-Entry Visa. I have a layover in Moscow for 13 Hours and I want to explore the city during that time. Can anyone guide me what kind of Visa ...
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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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Australian visa for conference - invitation letter

I'm an Indian national who will be visiting Australia for a week to attend a conference. I am currently a graduate student in the UK. The conference organizers asked me what they should supply for the ...
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Do I have to travel with her at all cost?

I applied to travel together with my wife to the UK for holidays, we have been granted the visa but something else has come up and I have to travel somewhere else, can she travel alone and I join her ...
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NZ Visa application: emedical [on hold]

I need to apply for a work Visa in New Zealand, sponsored by an accredited employer (research position at a university). I currently live in the US and I am required to provide certain medical ...
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Tourist visa not stamped with return date [duplicate]

I traveled by air from mexico with tourist visa and my passport was stamped with date of arrival. How do I know how much time i was given to stay in the U. S.?
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Filipino Citizen transiting through Istanbul [duplicate]

Hello I have a friend who is traveling form Manila to the Dominican Republic making a change of planes in Istanbul and Madrid. Does he need to get a visa to transit through Istanbul?
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Why should one apply for UK visa before other visas, on a multi-destination European holiday?

My mother, a South African citizen, will be travelling later this year to the UK, Spain, Isle of man and possibly other destinations for a bit of a holiday. She will be traveling on a South African ...
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Business travel to the United States for European company

My Company (based in Germany) has been awarded a project (4 weeks) in the United States for an American client. Three of us will go, all with European passports on the Visa Waiver Program. we can all ...
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Documents showing that another person can pay for your visit - UK VISA

I am an Indian citizen, applying for UK visa from India. In document checklist for UK Visa there is the following column Documents showing that another person can pay for your visit, such as : ...
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Chinese X2 Visa details [on hold]

I am from Pakistan and I got an offer from Shanghai, previously I have been to China twice and when I applied for Z visa , I don't have required experience to go there , do I have heard that I can get ...
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what exactly is an entry visa?

I intend to attend an international conference in Taiwan this September and was looking into the visa procedure for the same. The website (https://www.boca.gov.tw/cp-152-274-8c0e2-2.html) says that if ...
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Does China always issue a 2 year tourist visa for British citizens?

I'm going to China in March 2020 (visa pending), I'd rather just get the visa, hotels, insurance etc sorted out the way as soon as possible so I don't have to worry about it later. I've read ...
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Are Belavia flights out of Kaliningrad considered domestic or international

Since 2017 flights between Russia and Belarus are no longer considered domestic ones, i.e. there is passport control. As of 2019, does this apply to all Russian airports? I am planning to fly from ...
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Immigration officer Questions if you are going for interviews

I'm from commonwealth country and I have applied for the UK military. I'm at the stage where medical was done a couple of days before, and now I'm just waiting for a call for interview dates which isn'...
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Visa4UK Appointments Pakistan

Just wondered if anyone else is trying to apply for a settlement (spouse) visa for their respective partners to come to the UK. I have completed the application and confirmed as such. I then go to the ...
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change visa type in visa application form

I mistakenly opted for short term student visa when I am supposed to opt for visitor visa. can I change it now?
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which visa should i opt for (attending a conference in UK)

I am attending a conference in school of mathematics, Edinburgh. I am looking for option of standard visitor visa but I could not find in the options. Should I opt for short-term student visa? I ...
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France Visa application form online error [on hold]

I have created my account online on France Visa website for form filling. But now I am unable to access my account as the website isn't able to load properly. Every time I log in, the page will take ...
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Apply for UK tourist visa for 6 days

I want to apply for a UK tourist visa for my family and me. We have travelled before to Austria, the US, and Italy. My brother lives in the UK, he has a work visa which will expire next August and ...