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 getting refused through Esta to the USA and being denied entry affect Working Visa to Canada or an Eta application?

Im an Irish citizen and I was refused on my Esta application and made inadmissible to the US and told I would have to go through the Visa process instead. I don't really care if I ever go to the US ...
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Received all dependent UK visas but not the primary visa [on hold]

What could lead to dependents receiving their entry visas before the primary applicant? Main question: Is it true that my application has to be successful before they would issue dependent visas? I ...
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My Indian girlfriend studying in Tblisi, Georgia wants to visit me the UK during December. Please help with visa

So my girlfriend (Indian) and I (Indian) have been in a relationship for almost a year now. I just started my Master's degree here in the UK this month. She has been studying in Tbilisi, Georgia for ...
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UK visit visa enquiries [closed]

Please here is my situation... While in the last semester of my final year in the university in 2012, I applied for a family visit visa to go and spend time with my cousins because I hadn't seen them ...
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Found ineligible for a b1/b2 visa, what's next?

I'm a UK citizen and I've been planning a 6 month long road trip around the US for a while, I got my b1/b2 visa all sorted but my girlfriend (UK citizen same as me) is having complications with hers. ...
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Which Visa or pass required for attending software workshop in Singapore? [duplicate]

I am joining an entrepreneurship program in SG and traveling on 10th July. I applied for EntrePass Visa on 12 june but i think it'll still take some time to get IPA letter so i can't enter in SG as of ...
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Maiden name change on indian passport - US visa in old (damaged) passport

Recently my 2 year old son chewed on my wife's Indian passport - luckily only damaging the corner part of the passport booklet and all the corners of pages in the passport. This passport was in my ...
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41 working days no decision made yet by UKVI for visit visa

I had my biometric on the 24th of october 2018 from New york, My wife and daughter in Nigeria had theirs on 1st of November. they both got their visas on the 13th of November and have since gotten ...
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UK standard visitor visa delay

I applied for a UK standard visiting visa on 19th March, 2019. My biometrics were done on the same date. To this date, the visa still hasn't arrived. It has been more than 15 working days and I didn't ...
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Need Waiver for section 212 (a)(6)(c)(i)

In 2014 my baby boy was born in Arlington heights , USA, after that in 2015 I was deported from Chicago air port with my wife & my US citizen baby boy. i was re apply for visitor visa in 2017 that ...
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Venzuela Passport expired 04/2019 and I have an appointment in Bogota for my I-601A provisional waiver? [on hold]

My wife a US citizen applied for me the I-601A provisional waiver, we got the approval and now we have an Embassy appointment i
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Can I apply for a US Visa in my maiden name although my name is changed after marriage?

I am recently married but my passport is in my maiden name. Can I apply for a US Visa in my maiden name although after marriage my surname is changed ? Thanks for your time !
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Australian visa -Global processing time is exceeded but no response from consultate?

I'm asking this question on behalf of my colleague. He applied for an Australian visa on 29th may 2019. It has been more than 25 days (over 7 days of global processing time). But there's no response ...
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Does an Indian citizen with B1 B2 visa, need a transit visa in Australia? [duplicate]

planning to travel Dubai to Christchurch via Sydney. Flight layover time will be 2 hrs maximum.Does an Indian citizen need a transit visa in Australia ?
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What are the drawbacks to withdraw incomplete Schengen Visa application?

I am an Indian passport holder and recently applied for a tourist Schengen visa to French embassy (from Singapore). However, I am not able to provide complete documents for the application. I took my ...
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How do I prove to them the source of income in my brother’s account [duplicate]

I applied for a UK visitor's visa. My cousin sent me an invite to attend his graduation. I’ll probably stay in the UK for 15 days with my cousin. My brother stated in the sponsorship letter he’ll take ...
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When flying from New York to Australia, staying a month, then flying to New Zealand, and finally BACK to Australia - what kind of visa is required?

As American citizens, do we need two visas? A reentry visa for AU? How does this work? I've received conflicting information.
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US visa for Syrian citizens (travel ban)

I am a Syrian citizen who obtained a visa to travel to the US 1 week before the travel ban was implemented. Since then I have successfully entered and left the US twice (last time being March 2019). ...
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Was the purpose of my travel well explained on my Schengen Visa Inteview? [on hold]

Hello people I'm from Ecuador and I have a German boyfriend. We met in November 2017, we talk every day since then, he came to my country to visit May 2018 and then invited me to Germany in Nov 2018 ...
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can I reset my visitor status [on hold]

I have applied for Canadian PR and am at the 6 month point with no final answer yet. I currently live in Canada but am not working whilst awaiting the award. My current status is on a 6 month visitor ...
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They did not contact my sponsor?

I got an email from from the UK embassy in Abu Dhabi, saying your visa application has been concluded. But they did not contact my sponsor. Does this mean they did not grant my visa but refused it?
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F1 visa for vacation purpose?

I m a student in the US with a current F1 visa, i traveled back to Mexico for summer vacation. I m Mexican, my current B1/B2 is expired and is under renewal. In the meanwhile i want to travel during ...
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List of documents if boyfriend is my sponsor? Schengen Greece Visa

A little background of our relationship: My boyfriend and I live in Dubai. We met in the year of 2017 in Dubai and have been dating for two and a half years. Now, we are planning to travel to ...
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Colombian visa for Indian citizen living in Switzerland

I am planning to go to Colombia. I have a permanent residence permit (C) for Switzerland and valid US visa for 10 years. Completely confused about visa requirement. One of Colombia's official sites ...
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US Visa was rejected for the first time and wanna apply again

From my title, you probably think that my problem is similar or a duplicate of some cases. But I don't think so. So, please share your thoughts :) I am an Indonesian and living in Germany for 4 ...
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Multiple frequent visits to US from Canada on B2

So I just recently moved to Vancouver for an internship. Previously I lived in Toronto. I am a Canadian PR, in process of getting the passport. Since I moved I have been frequently visiting cousins in ...
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Do I need a visa for Singapore if I have an Australian PR?

Planning to travel from Melbourne to Mumbai via Singapore and take a long stopover of over 10hrs (mostly 18hrs). I'm an Indian national with Australian PR. I'm a bit confused if I need to apply for ...
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UK visa application checklist about family members remaining in home country

On the checklist for the UK visa application, there's a provision stating the following: Additional Information: Evidence of family members remaining in your home country whilst you travel. I was ...
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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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Can a resident of Netherlands sponsor a French Schengen visa application?

My girlfriend (Thailand) is planning to come to Europe for a short holiday. She is a student. I myself live in the Netherlands and have sufficient funds to be her sponsor in all expenses. The main ...
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When/how to apply for UK extended tourist visa from US

I'm a US citizen/passport holder. I'm planning to go to London to visit beginning November. The UK Standard Visitor Visa website seems to indicate that I don't need a visa to enter the country, but ...
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South Korean tourist visa - is funds parking acceptable in my situation?

I'm travelling to South Korea soon with my Korean girlfriend. We both live in a Southeast Asian country of which I am a citizen. I used to lived in Europe till a few months back so I have a bank ...
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Uk visa in transit [on hold]

My husband and I applied for a Visa in transit. We applied seperately but when we had to pay online our amount for our visas was different. Is it possible to pay different amounts for the same visas?
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Schengen and Canada - Order of obtaining Visas

I am from India and I am going to start my undergrad degree in Canada this fall. Before going to Canada, I plan to stop in Paris for 4 days and then continue with my trip to Canada. My question here ...
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How to write International Movements in Australia Graduate Visa if I visited Schengen area?

I'm applying for a graduate visa (subclass 485) in Australia. I'm currently stuck on: Part E: International Travel / Movements Have you travelled to any country other than Australia in the ...
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Need to understand the refusal reasons of UK standard visit visa

I applied for UK standard visit visa (6 months) for tourism, and meeting cousin who lives there. The reasons of refusal they gave are attached in pictures. Can you explain points 1 to 5? And it would ...
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Re-application or Appeal after UK visa refusal

I applied for UK standard visit visa (6 months) last month and it got refused due to some reasons. It was for tourism/visit purpose. If I want to apply again, I have to re-apply with all the fee paid ...
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Can you see your Interpol notice when applying for a visa?

I understand that you can't really know if you have an interpol notice with you. The red notice database only show a portion of all actual suspects with such notices. In any case, will you know if you ...
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Can I transfer my Australian visa to a new passport if it has a different name?

I got a visitor visa for Australia and now I want to change my name from my maiden to my husband's. Is it possible to transfer my visa to my new passport,or should I cancel my visa while I change my ...
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Can my wife go to Ireland with EEA family visa from UK

We have to go to my mother's funeral . My wife has EEA family visa valid till September.Can she travel to Ireland with the EEA Family visa. Thanks
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Transiting through Johannesburg to Maseru

I am a Ghanaian traveling to South Africa. I have a single entry visa to South Africa but I would like to visit Maseru first before entering South Africa. I would like to have a direct flight to ...
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Can I apply for a work visa whilst in the USA - entered on a ESTA [migrated]

I am a UK Citizen - I lived in MD for three years with my parents as a child (ARMY). I now live in the UK permanently. I have entered the USA on a Visa Waiver Program. I have found a small town ...
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Sending Passport for Canada Visa Process to New York

Note: There is a similar question here but I had a few things to add (plus there's no answer there) I am an international student in the US. As part of my Canada visa process, I got a letter asking ...
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Visa for an academic conference iin Europe

I am registered for a conference in Switzerland on July 20-26. However, the Swiss embassy does not have an appointment till July 9, which probably won't give me a visa in time for the conference. I ...
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How long it takes for the German embassy to remove my details from Database after I drop a mail to rk-info@banga.diplo.de [on hold]

I had booked a slot for the German national visa at the Bangalore embassy for 15th May 2019, but couldn't attend due to personal problems. I didn't cancel it. When I tried to rebook on 11th June 2019, ...
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What's the best way for me to get unrestricted access to Brazil? [migrated]

I want to live in Brazil, permanently. I know about how to get investment visas or marriage visas and that kind of thing. But I was thinking maybe there was a cheaper or easier option. For example ...
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Is there any documentation or advice for a 5 year Greek visa? [closed]

I'm looking to get my 5 year Greek visa, rather than a 1 year one, so that I can travel Europe without returning to South Africa after a year. But Greek embassies give practically nothing away, and ...
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Over stayer in south africa

I overstayed by one day in South Africa two years ago. I am going back there on holiday this October 2019 using my New Zealand passport,and of course getting a visa in NZ before going. Can I be ...
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Meaning of asterisks and binary mask in the US visa

What do these two sections mean in the United States visa? Asterisks (stars) below a photo. Some kind of binary mask of size 4. On this photo, it is 0111 in the right middle part of a visa. Most ...