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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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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? ...
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I renewed my passport and my Canadian multiple visa is on my old passport, my photo on old passport was damaged by Child

I renewed my passport and my multiple Canadian visa is on my old passport, my photo on my old passport was damaged by my child. I have checked that my visa on my old passport still valid. But will the ...
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DS160 information change

My ex submitted the DS 160 for me while we were married but didn't book the visa appointment/paid mrv fees. Now 4 years later I want to visit US on tourist visa and am trying to submit Ds160 ...
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Primary occupation for the US visa - student or full-time employee?, I'm both

I have been a full-time software developer working for a private company for the last 2.8 years, I'm also a college student in the middle of an academic grading term (I study at night). I'm filing DS-...
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I want to know if I need a transit visa for the UK? [duplicate]

I'm travelling from Lebanon to Toulouse (France) through London, and have a 3 hour layover in Heathrow airport. I have a USA Visa B1/B2, do I need a transit visa for London?
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Remote independent contractor needs short onsite training in US - what is the Visa requirement?

As a small US based firm, we have offered a contract to a candidate as a remote independent contractor, who does not stay or work in the US. We would require the person to attend our in person 1 week ...
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Do I need a transit visa in Amsterdam if I'm on advance parole? [duplicate]

I am returning to the US via Amsterdam. I have a US advance parole document. Do I need a transit visa to transit through Amsterdam? Their website mentions US resident permits but does not talk about ...
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Can I replace my HE-11 visa for a cruise to Cuba this month?

My cruise leaves from Miami on April 20, 2019. My spouse, who has Alzheimer’s, has thrown the visa away. Will I be able to get a copy of it in time for my trip?
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Venezuelan girlfriend wants to travel the USA to be with me. What is the process?

My Venezuelan girlfriend wants to travel to the USA to be with me. How difficult and expensive will it become and what should she do to attain this task?
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Can I travel to the UK unaccompanied on an accompanied visa, if I have my mother's passport and letter giving permission? [duplicate]

My visa says 'Only valid if accom by' my mother's name and passport number. I am not in the same country as my mother so I cannot travel with her but she can send me her passport and written letter, ...
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British army assessment visa [duplicate]

I’m a Nigerian , I have been invited by the British army for an assessment next month , my dad is willing to sponsor my Traveling expenses and my brother who is in the British army and a citizen of ...
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USA Visa Schedule for Spouse Only

My wife and I applied for US Visa in March 2019. For that, we filed DS-160 on https://ceac.state.gov/genniv/, created profile on https://cgifederal.secure.force.com/?language=English&country=...
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Why are UK visa biometrics appointments suspended at USCIS Application Support Centers?

Today (April 2nd 2019), my family had an appointment at USCIS ASC Washington location. At the appointment, we were told that ASC has suspended the processing of UK visa biometrics until further notice....
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Schengen Single entry Business Visa to Multi entry

I hold an Indian passport. I am invited by a company in Netherlands for an interview in April last week-May first week 2019. They provided a letter to be shown at embassy requesting Single entry ...
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Invitation letter for China

I am a citizen of Uzbekistan, and I want to travel to China for a week from Japan. I work in Japan as a software engineer. I checked the required documents (for visa type L, tourist), and it said ...
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I really in depth help ( UK tourist Visal refused Twice ),and makes so uneasy [duplicate]

I was denied UK visa based on the followings: You have stated that you will visit the UK for 6 days. I note that you were refused a visa for this purpose on 23 March,2019. At that time the Entry ...
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Will applying for ITIN can have bad consequences on my future US visa applications?

I am an entrepreneur running a startup in my home country. I came to USA on B1 visa and have recently registered a Delaware LLC company and got EIN. Now I need ITIN to open bank account for business. ...
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Can one apply for a Schengen visa while visiting the Uk as a tourist?

My husband and I together with our 9 month old son wish to visit Portugal when we visit the UK in 4 months time , however we are resident in St Helena island , a British oversees territory . Our ...
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Enter Canada with 20 days left on Vistor visa

I’m planning to visit Canada but by the time I get there I would have 20 days or less left on my vistor visa would that be an issue? I’m planning to extend it once I get there The CIC website says ...
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Old visa and new visa [duplicate]

I have an old schengen visa that expires on the 11th and a new one that starts on the 12th and is valid for three months. Is it possible to arrive on 9th?
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Applying for UK Visa for a family from India [duplicate]

I am applying for UK visas for Myself, Spouse and two kids and i am doing it through the https://visas-immigration.service.gov.uk website. I have gone through the guidance and I understand all 4 of us ...
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Dubai transit visa for non Dubai based airlines

I am travelling from India to Europe and have a halt for 48 hours while going and 12 hours while returning. I am travelling by a non Dubai based airline (Etihad or Emirates). How can I get a transit ...
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Should I transfer the money now and reapply? [duplicate]

I had applied for a visit visa (business) to appear for my PLAB 2 exam on 21 June 2019. I had to attend practice classes from an academy in Manchester for which I had attached the invitation letter; ...
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Travelling to Europe before student visa [closed]

I am a US citizen a bit worried about possibly jeopardizing my French student visa by visiting France too much. I went to France in January for two weeks to visit my SO, and he was supposed to come to ...
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Can I board the first leg of the flight without having final country's visa or residency permit?

Not asking because the hidden city ticketing. I have an upcoming flight from Shanghai -> Seattle -> Vancouver. However, I couldn't find my Canadian PR card. So in order for me to get back to Canada ...
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UK visa from US: forgot to add prior expired passport

I have filled in the UK visa online application form and in the “passports” section - I entered only the current passport and the last passport info. I have one more passport from 15 years ago that I ...
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Research for my company and travel under B1/B2 visa. Unusual case

I have very unusual situation. My current employer is going to send me to USA in few days to perform "kind of research" and i'm going to travel during my free time. Let me describe that "research". ...
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Visiting Netherlands with Italian Schengen visa without visiting Italy [duplicate]

I had a plan to visit Italy on a company trip. Got the visa from the Italian embassy but unfortunately, the company has now changed plans to visit the Netherlands. The company says I can travel to the ...
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Will getting refused for a US B2 Tourist Visa complicate one's travels to another country?

I haven't tried applying for a US B2 Tourist Visa yet as my case is slightly complicated, as I'm not flying back to my home country but instead, I'm flying to a third country to further my studies as ...
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Uk overstay I apply visa

I came to uk on study visa in 2010 . But my college got blacklisted in 2011 . My college name was Halifax college harrow. Then I applied for new visa . But my agent did fraud with me . He was taken my ...
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Border crossing in CA-4 countries (Guatemala, Honduras) for foreigners

Belarus citizens don't need a visa for Honduras but need a visa for Guatemala. I found this: CA-4 agreement means that after entering one of the countries, you can travel by land to the others ...
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Should I mention previous visa withdrawals in UK visa application?

I had applied for UK Tier 2 visa and realised one of the documents I had submitted was incorrect along with multiple other errors. So I withdrew my application so that it won't get rejected. I am ...
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Transit Visa in Kuala Lumpur

I have an Indian passport and I am travelling from New Delhi, India to San Francisco, USA and have a layover of 3hrs30 mins in Kuala Lumpur International Airport. I would have to change terminals and ...
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Transit Visa at kuwait [duplicate]

I am travelling from India to Istanbul in April 19 by Kuwait airways. I have a layover in Kuwait for 4hrs. Do I require a transit Visa?
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6 months visitors' visa validity…as the dates on the visa, or from the date of entry into the UK? [duplicate]

Our relatives in the Philippines have just been given their visitors' visas for coming to the UK, but the starting date is given (on the visas) as 27th March, rather than 29th April as given by them ...
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TRANSIT VISA AT BANGKOK [duplicate]

Iam travelling from Hanoi to Mumbai by Bangkok Airways with single PNR Flight No. PG4286 hanoi ( 16.05) - Bankok ( 18.05) Layover at Swarnabhoomi Airport 1h 50min Flight No. PG733 Bangkok ( 19.55) -...
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Visiting Thailand as US permanent resident

My wife is a green card holder (Russian citizenship) and we are planning to travel to Thailand this summer. Our flight will have multiple connections at the following airports, with less than a day ...
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UK Visitor visa from USA [closed]

I have applied UK visiting visa on March 4th 2019. Application reached on March 5th. On March 20th i got email saying Dear XXXX Your UK visa application has been despatched from the UK Visa ...
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US Tourist Visa, different name on passport and visa

My mom's passport has Last name/ Surname blank, while the US tourist visa has the First as FNU. Will this be a problem for entering US.
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Uk refusal for today, what should i do? [duplicate]

What can i do now? It was denied because of my account overflow and now we fix it and re-applied this is what i got.