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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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US visa for transfer passenger [duplicate]

A friend of mine is going to fly from Beijing to Toronto, but he'll stop over in Chicago for 7 hours. Does he need the US visa?
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Overstaying tourist visa Chile awaiting temp visa [duplicate]

My sister went to Chile in Sept'18, she was there for two weeks, left for Costa Rica, returned for two weeks, left for Ecuador then came back to Chile and has been there since. I understand the ...
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Previous visa refusal query - UK

I'm planning to apply for UK visa but in October last year my schengen visa from Greece was rejected stating: 1- Justification for the purpose and conditions of intended stay was not provided. 2- The ...
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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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Schengen Visa query for my trip

My trip goes: Me and my Family will depart from Ahmedabad reach Paris (3N, 4D) then leave Paris and enter Scotland (4N, 5D) then back to London (3N, 4D). My family will then fly back to India on ...
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Would it be an option to get UK visa biometrics after arriving in the UK instead of in the U.S.?

Like a lot of people, my family is caught up in some argument between the U.S. and UK that has suspended service at U.S. service centers since March 29 for biometrics to support UK resident visa ...
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H1B holder traveling to UK [closed]

I need to travel to Cambridge UK to attend a conference for 3 days. My H1B visa has validity till July 2019 and my extension is under way from last 7 months. Will my UK visa be rejected for this ...
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Does a family member of a Portuguese citizen need a visa to go on holiday to Spain?

We are wanting to book a holiday to Spain. My hubby holds a Portuguese passport, and I have a South African passport, but I do have a Family member EU residence permit/card. Would I need to get a ...
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UK visa refusal for self-employed individual [duplicate]

I want to visit my boyfriend in the UK for 8 days. My visa was refused because I'm unemployed and I forgot to explain that my family supported me financially on a day-to-day basis in my country. I ...
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Have you ever entered Singapore using a different passport or name?

I change my nationality one years ago and my name spelling different in my new passport . I traveled to Singapore seven years ago with my indonesian passport . Its was spelling Nura and now Norah . ...
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90-days without a visa in South Korea

I am a frequent visitor to South Korea without a visa as a U.S. citizen. Each time I left Korea without fully staying those full 90 days but am wondering whether there is a limit to this count (one ...
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Visa advice for minor person wishing to enter the UK unaccompanied [duplicate]

My name is Tom and I am turning 18 in 6 months. I want to go to London in the first week of May but on my visa it's written only valid if accompanied by my mother. So my question is that if a get ...
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Query regarding UK Visa Online Application Visa Sub Type Category option is not showing?

I am filling inline application for UK visa and following issue is coming.As you can see in the picture visa sub type category is not showing. Because of it is not creating the application. Please ...
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J2 dependent visa dating over 20 years ago

I know an applicant who was dependent in early 1990s when he came to the US with his father. His father had J1 visa and we're not sure if he had J2 visa (we do not know when J2 visa was first issued, ...
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How many days it will take to change the old passport number to new passport number in Singapore visa?

I live in Bangalore. I need to change the old passport number to new passport number in Singapore visa? Tomorrow I will receive my passport and my travel date to Singapore is on 15april.
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Apply for Korean Visa in Japan as an exchange student

I am curently a Vietnamese exchange student in Japan. And I just got here in March 20th. My Japan Visa is 6 months. I am intending to travel to South Korea in September. I want to apply for the visa ...
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Compassionate circumstances

We are UK citizens in USA since 29 January travelling on a recently acquired ESTA and 3 month waiver programme on a compassionate visit overseeing the care of my wife's sister who is back home ...
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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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Does applying for a UK Visitor visa from a country where I don't have a residence permit reduce my chances of getting visa?

I am a non-EU citizen, having a student residence permit from Czech Republic. At the moment I am doing an internship in Switzerland (CERN). Since the internship is less then 90 days, I can stay in ...
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Do I need a visa when travelling through Brussels from South Africa [duplicate]

We are travelling to the UK from South Africa and I have a UK visa, but do I need a transit visa for Brussels, Belgium for a technical stop over?
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Entry to Malaysia

My tourist visa issue date was the 8th of March 2019. I am planning to enter Malaysia on the 15th of June 2019 and exit on the 19th of June 2019. Is this ok? Or I will face any problems?
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UK Visa application document format

I am inviting my mum to the UK for 2 months and sponsoring her trip fully (tickets, stay, food etc). Do I need to submit my original bank statement, pay slips, invitation letter to vfs in India or ...
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Travelling From London to Vietnam being Spanish, Visa issues?

I am flying to Vietnam this August from London although I am from Spain, I have a friend that lives there, since I am flying with him, and it was cheaper than flying from Spain I decided to fly from ...
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What increase my chances of getting a Schengen visa? [duplicate]

I'm from Algeria, I didn't make a passport yet (just felt like saying that in case having a new passport is considered as a red flag somehow) and money is not really a problem. I was wondering what ...
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Steps after appointment booking from USA for UK visa, vfs global registration confusion?

Hi i submitted my application for uk visit visa for myself and my wife. I booked the appointment and then it took me to a page where it asked me to download files and register with our visa ...
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Visa needed to visit friends in London

I will be flying to Pittsburgh from Benagluru (India) and want to stop in London for 2-3 days to visit my friend. What sort of visa would I need to go to London? As I am an Indian national I will also ...
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Schengen business visa when working for 2 companies

I have a business invite for my joint going concern business from our shipping company in Germany. I also work with a second company as well as the one in which I have invite letter for. Do I need ...
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How soon can I travel back to Ukraine after the refusal on the basis of insufficient cash on me? [closed]

I have a student visa for Ukraine but was refused entry on the basis of I don't have enough physical cash on me to take care of myself and that I panicked at the end of my interview. The immigration ...
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India Visa after marriage

I am traveling in a month or so to India with my wife. She has a valid passport and valid visa in her maiden name. The only document we have updated after marriage is her social security card. I was ...
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Double entry Bulgarian visa [duplicate]

I’m Egyptian and I’ll travel to bulgaria next month. My visa is double entries. So can I enter Bulgaria through Romania? And if I do so will that exhaust my double entries or it will count as only one ...
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Transit Visa in Hong Kong for 15 hour layover between India and USA?

We are (2) Indian nation and travelling from India to USA via Hong Kong airport and about 15 hours layover in Hong Kong airport. Do we need a transit visa even if only changing planes? And can we ...
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Bank Statement and explanation of all credits uk visitor visa? [duplicate]

We submit bank statment for visitor visa, with government pension and private company pay being credited in. There are big and small credits from sale purchase of own property and other amounts. Do ...
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US embassy denied Visa especially in West Africa Nigeria [closed]

Good day .I have been travelling to US since since 2013 with my family .upon my travelling, one of my daughter was born there .I paid all medical bills ,getting zero balance letter from the hospital ...
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No objection letter from job for visitor visa required or not?

For my father visitor visa application we are submitting employment letter payslips and bank statement do we need to submit holiday NOC ( no objection letter) for holidays from Employer or ...
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Mexican visa for Taiwanese person while travelling

Are there any embassies in South or Central America where a visiting foreigner (in particular, a Taiwanese national) could apply for a Mexican tourist visa? The embassy in São Paulo for instance is ...
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I hope that can I get family reunion visa for Germany after I'm banned from Slovenia for six months because of expired passport while going to Austria

I am a Nigerian. I live in Croatia and my wife, a Croatia citizen, lives and works in Germany. Recently I was caught with my expired passport by Slovenia police while going to Austria to renew my ...
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Can a dual citizen of UK/Canada with both passports travel to US from the UK without ESTA?

I have dual nationality of UK and Canada but was born and live in UK and have never been to Canada. I obtained the citizenship and passport through my dad who was born in Canada. I am traveling to the ...
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Is getting DS-2019 from a “third party agency” normal? [migrated]

I am an undergraduate who wants to do some research opportunity during this summer vacation. Thing went quite well and "the Laboratory" offered me a Student Assistant position. In case that's relevant,...
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i am egyptian having shengen visa valid from 6th to 14th june

Can I use it to obtain an e-visa to enter Turkey on 10th Aug? my Schengen visa will expired on 14th June
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Schengen visa extension due to flight cancellation [duplicate]

I have a Schengen visa valid for 30 days with 14 days stay. This was as per itinerary planned by me. In my return trip I will be traveling from Frankfurt to Bangalore via Paris. Suddenly my ...
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I-20 name in opposite order [migrated]

I have got my I-20 form where the Surname is : Subham and given name is: Saha. But my passport has surname: Saha and given name: Subham. My passport name is correct. I am an Indian. What should I do?
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What are the Signs that I might get my Italian visa? [closed]

I applied for an Italian visa on 3rd April 2019 at VFS global. The embassy called my mom the next day since I am a minor and asked her a few questions like what I am doing right now (my mom told them ...
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visa stamps on my passport [closed]

I'm on a working holiday visa here in Australia and I'm trying to apply for my white card so I can get a construction job while I'm here. But in the course they ask for a picture of my passport and of ...
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Can I use a standard tourist visa as a transit visa for UK/Schengen areas?

I am traveling to Poland and most of my flight options pass via London, or other Schengen countries. I will have a UK visa since my next destination is Birmingham. I won't be leaving the airport area ...
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Leave letter from employer for visa - UK and Schengen, separate letters or one?

I am travelling to Poland for 3 days and UK for 8 days in June, and then to Germany in August for about 6 days. These are two separate trips. I am getting a leave/NOC letter from my employer for this ...
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Paid for article while in US on F-1 visa? [closed]

I am an international Ph.D. student in the US and am planning to write an article for a US-based magazine. I'm doing this to increase my presence and build a relationship with this publisher. They ...
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Turkey e visa; is it valid for two trips?

I am applying for an e-visa from Turkey (since I have a 2 year duration German tourist visa). The Turkish visa says validity is 6 months and 90 days stay for each trip. The point that I am unclear ...
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North Cyprus on Schengen Visa

I am a Pakistani National currently residing in Hungary with a Hungarian residence permit that allows me to travel visa-free throughout the Schengen zone. I also know that i can travel to south Cyprus ...
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J-1 visa, but residency outside US [closed]

I am currently in the US as a visiting grad student on a J-1 visa. My advisor wants to keep working with me, but for various personal reasons I need to go back to my home country after my time here is ...
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Travelling to Poland and then UK - Which visa for the latter?

I am travelling from India to Poland for viewing a music concert (Schengen in progress) for 4 days, and then heading to UK for viewing another concert. Which visa should I apply for for the UK visit? ...