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Do Egyptians need visa for Northern Cyprus (TRNC) or Turkey?

I am Egyptian and I hold a BRP residence permit in the UK. I want to travel to the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus. Do I need a visa for both Turkey and TRNC?
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Should I select 'I live with family' in UK visit visa application since I live with my sister?

I am applying for UK Visit Visa from Canada and my parents are back in Pakistan. Should I select 'I live with my family' option for my home address as I am living in Canada with my sister in her house?...
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Do I need a Dubai visa if I am flying in, staying in the airport for 3hrs, then flying back out?

I have an Indian passport, I am on business visit to Saudi Arabia with a business visa of 180 days validity, but my duration of stay is 30 days. Due to extended business needs, I had to extend my ...
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Can I send a different passport than I applied for the canadian visa with?

I have applied for a Canada Visitor visa and after a long long wait, I have received a letter from Canada requesting I send my passport to the embassy. My passport will expire after exactly one year ...
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Is a transit visa required for airport terminal change in Dubai?

I would like to travel to Qeshm Island (free zone area in Iran) via Dubai Airport. At Dubai Airport I arrive at terminal 1, and my flight to Qeshm leaves from terminal 3. How can I pass from ...
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Compilation of Documents for Temporary Residence Visa

Just a final review of Documents I have at this point to prove ties to home country. Just needed some form of clarification then I can upload and submit for Canadian TRV (Temporary Residence Visa) ...
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'ID No. issued to you by your government' field for Japanese Visa form

I am an Indian student and am going to Japan for my summer internship this May. There is a field ID No. issued to you by your government which I am supposed to fill in the Visa application form. What ...
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Can I use an Australia work visa for tourism?

I got a short-term work Australia visa subclass 400. Can I use the visa for tourism in Australia? It was supposed to be used for a short job in WA, but it was postponed. The visa expiry is in Jan ...
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Is it okay if I don't travel to Canada during the dates specified in a visa application?

The form (5257e, I believe) for a Canadian visa application asks to indicate "how long I plan to stay" (from ... to ...) and "Name, address and relationship of any person(s) or institution(s) I will ...
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Can I fly direct from Manila to Sydney? Sydney to Auckland? and exit in Sydney?

I am a Philipppine passport holder, I have visas for both countries Australia & New Zealand. Planning to travel for my birthday. I want to fly directly from Manila to Sydney, spend 1 week in ...
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Indian Female doctor in Saudi Arabia seeking UK general Visit Visa

I'm an Indian Female doctor working in Saudi Arabia and planning to travel to the UK for my PACES examination. I would like to know the list of documents needed to make a general Visit Visa ...
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I booked a self service appointment for my UK Visa but I didn't upload all my documents by accident and I can't go back and add more

I booked a self service appointment for my UK Visa but I didn't upload all my documents by accident and I can't go back and add more. One of the most important documents is missing and if it isn't ...
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Do I need a visa for a layover in Turkey as a US citizen? [duplicate]

I have a layover in the airport for 3 hours. Will I need a visa?
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visa and residence permit [on hold]

I have a residence permit with indefinite leave to remain in UK which is attached to my expired Australian passport. Am I able to have it transferred to my new Australian passport? Do I also have to ...
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Will my fiancee require another UK visit visa?

My fiancee (US citizen) was refused entry to the UK in November 2018. She obtained a visit visa May 24 2019 which she used to travel to the UK from August 2-August 21 2019. She plans to visit again ...
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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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Travelling to Mexico on B1/B2 USA visa

I am from India, studying in the UK. I have a B1/B2 USA visa. I haven’t travelled to the USA. Is it possible that if I can travel directly to Mexico from the UK without entering the USA, by using the ...
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Will my girlfriend's estimated cost of trip, which is no longer accurate, affect her SVV application to the UK?

My girlfriend has applied for a SVV to the UK and stated the total estimated cost of her trip would be 1400 USD (about 1,082 GBP) for a three-week stay. This is because flights about a week ago were $...
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Personal loan on credit card for Schengen visa with good salary

I am going to apply for a Schengen visa to visit Krakow, Budapest and Prague for a total of 12-13 days. I have some questions regarding showing the means of subsistance: Is it okay to get a loan from ...
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Timatic: Valid China visa in old passport (British) - Tajikistan to China by air? [duplicate]

I am a British citizen with a valid Chinese tourist visa is an expired passport, and I have a new passport. I've heard reports that it's fine to enter China like this, despite the fact that officially ...
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Marriage Certificate as Tie to Home country

I am about to submit for Canada and in one of my proof i want to add my Marriage certificate as proof of Ties to home country. Is this really a necessity as a supporting document? Please I would like ...
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Do you have savings, properties or other income, for example from stocks and shares?

I am preparing to apply for standard visitor visa for a visit to the UK for 5 days for myself and my wife. I am working in a Government Organization for last 8 years and my wife is a housewife and ...
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Can my boyfriend, who lives in the UK and has a Polish passport, visit me in the USA?

My boyfriend would like to come to visit me in the US. He is currently living in the UK and holds a Polish passport. What are the steps we should take?
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Type of Affidavit to submit for Canada TRV application

i see some place where it stipulated that to make my application strong, i should have something like this, I should have sworn affidafit as it really helps submission for application, Now i want to ...
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Question about Travel history compilation

How does this look. I would be visiting some West African nations for some business transaction over the weekend, but there is apparently an issue here. I would not be having the stamps inside my ...
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Visa to China for Work [on hold]

I'm working in a new company where I might have to go to China on short notice. I was thinking about getting my visa in anticipation of a last minute trip. Anyone had experience doing this? Do I have ...
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Does a Filipino citizen with Swedish Permanent Residency need a visa to visit Bulgaria?

Does a citizen of the Philippines with Swedish Permanent Residency need a visa to visit Bulgaria? They will be traveling with their spouse, whom is a Swedish citizen.
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Indian eTV - Travelling after 6 months of the visa issuance date

A friend of mine has been issued an eTV from India, valid for one year multiple entry. This visa was issued on April 2019 (valid till April 2020), however, he could not travel according to the planned ...
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Checking at Border Control [on hold]

Is anyone aware what kind of documents are available with the Border Control while you pass through immigration? Does it have just the visa application that you submitted or the cover letters/...
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Given name marked as FNU on old passport but given on new passport, is this a problem for a valid US visa? [duplicate]

My mom’s old passport has only a Surname and no Given Name. The USA Visa was also issued this way. Example: Surname: Lakshmi Vishnu Given Name: FNU My mom’s new passport has changed the way the ...
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Marriage Visitor Visa then spouse visa?

I am a British citizen and my fiancee is a Malaysian citizen. We want to apply for a marriage visitor visa (MVV), she will return back to Malaysia as she is settled there with work, accommodation, and ...
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Arriving in France before the start of a Student Visa. Can I go to the UK and come back to France?

I'm American and currently applying for a Student Long Stay Visa in France (>90 days; it's a 2 year Master's program). My visa appointment with the consulate is in mid-July. My school starts on ...
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Which visa is applicable to me? Visitor or Short Student Study Visa

I am in the Yacht sailing fields and currently finished my first season (10 months) here in India. I saved some money to take up a short competent crew course with RYA (Royal Yachting Association UK). ...
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Ties to Home Country for Canada Visa Application

I am not yet married, I work and live in Nigeria as an Engineer. I want to submit an application for a Canadian tourist visa. I have my own small business too (I run part time) and I work in a small ...
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Is it mandatory to have travel History before Applying for Tourist visa to Canada

As the above subject states, how mandatory is it to have travel history before applying to Canada? If i work in an office (Full time), have small business (part time (which is registered with the ...
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Study Permit - Canada student visa refused will it effect my Australian student visa application [on hold]

I am an Indian citizen, I applied for a tourist visa in Canada, in 2014. It got rejected as I had no travel history and on other grounds. My maternal uncle is a citizen of Canada and my mother is a ...
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Can I go to Austria directly from India with Hungarian residence permit? [duplicate]

I have a residence permit to stay in Hungary. So I was on holiday in India and now want to go back to Hungary. But I have to attend a concert in Vienna in September so I am thinking of going to Vienna ...
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Overstayed visa for 10months and wants to reapply after 10years

I have a problem. I overstayed my UK visitor visa for about 9 months and returned voluntarily in June 2008. I was 16, and no paperwork or administrative proceedings occurred. I did not get any ...
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Maximum validity for Canadian Multiple entry visas for Nigerians

Any Information for maximum visa validity for Canadian tourist multiple entry visas for Nigerian Citizens. I see something like this Hence i wanted to know the maximum validity for Visit Visas. I ...
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Traveling to Schengen - US Greencard within 3 months Expiry

I am taking my mom to a trip in Europe to celebrate her birthday. We reside in USA and are working. We intend to be in Schengen for 9 days. Situation: I actually have bought the plane tickets for ...
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How to have a multiple entry for UK Visa

Do I need to say that I want a multiple entry visa for the UK? (Tourist visa for 6 months) Or they will automatically put multiple on the visa? If it's not automatic, where should I indicate my ...
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Duration outside the UK [duplicate]

I’ve been going to the Uk frequently, for how long do I have to stay outside the United Kingdom in order for them not to think that I’m a frequent visitor the next time I visit?
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Keep your passport option when applying for UK visa

I have applied for a tourist visa for the UK at Madrid visa application centre. I have paid for the "keep your passport" option, so I can keep my passport while the application is being processed. ...
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Schengen Visa Change or Edit the itinerary possible?

My Friend has again a Schengen Visa this Time Type C 60 Days Two Entries. Remarks Visit & VIS stands on the Sticker 2 Schengen Countries to Visit First entry is already over exactly like in the ...
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10-year Chinese Visa for Green Card Holder?

I'm wondering whether it is possible for me to apply for a 10-year Chinese Tourist Visa as a US Green Card holder? Also, does it help if my wife is a Chinese citizen living in the US as a Green Card ...
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Canada visit visa for 15 days how much bank balance required [on hold]

How much bank balance required for Canada visit visa. For one person or with MY wife and one six years daughter. And for one person how much need From Dubai UAE. I am Indian passport holder.
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Is it possible to visit Russia and never register my visa if I frequently change cities?

This summer I am planning a trip to visit Russia from the United States. I will stay in Moscow for a few days, then move to Saint Petersburg for a few more days, and finally return to Moscow and stay ...
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Traveling Europe from US on valid Schengen visa and expired US visa

I will be traveling from Seattle, US to Amsterdam with a layover at Reykjavik with Iceland Air. After a few days in Europe I will be travelling onward to India. I have a valid Indian passport and ...
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Using Bank Statement from Online Banking for Canada Visa application

I want to ask a question, (background) i am from Nigeria and i will be submitting TRV application for Canada (Visit Visa), Now i have a question i want to ask as per bank statements. I bank with a ...
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Does an Irish VISA WARNING count as “refused entry at the border of any country other than the UK?”

I am trying to apply to extend my U.K visa but I am unsure if I need to write about my Irish VISA WARNING. I got a Visa warning last year when I arrived by ferry to Dublin. I did not know I needed a ...