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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Apply for Schengen visitor visa with trip to UK before UK visa is approved

I am about to apply for a Schengen short stay visa to Spain. Previously when I've applied for a schengen visa, the question on the form has been: "do you have a visa for your exit country". This is ...
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Forgot to attach travel itinerary

I forgot to attach travel itinerary. Biometric details are taken. I submitted other documents but not travel plan. What is the procedure to send travel plan to UK embassy in my country(India). I ...
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ESTA validity after a visa denial [duplicate]

If I have an ESTA and I apply for visa and the visa is denied, is my ESTA still valid?
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UK visa from Italy [duplicate]

I am a Nepali national residing here in Italy for my PhD studies. I want to apply for the UK visitor visa but my permesso di soggiorno is expired right now and I have applied for its renewal, so I ...
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Re-enter Schengen with a residence card

I checked related questions, but they are more about visas, which is slightly different from my case. I am a Chinese citizen holding a residence card in Norway. I have only a single entrance Schengen ...
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Australians awaiting Italian permit to stay - can they go to the UK and return?

My (Australian) daughters were granted a Working Holiday Visa for Italy (12 months duration) which is in their passport. They followed procedure on arrival in Italy. They have been there just over ...
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Travelling To The US under the Muslim ban

About the Muslim ban (executive order 13769) I've searched about it and what I could understand is that people from Iran, Libya, North Korea, Somali, Syria, Yemen and Venezuela are banned from ...
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Visa restrictions while travelling with step children

We are intending to travel from Auckland, via Sydney, through Johannesburg to Windhoek in late June. There we want to join a truck safari through Botswana and ending in Zimbabwe. Stay there for a ...
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Won a ticket to attend Cannes Lions, a conference. Which type of visa should I apply for?

I’m from the Philippines and I won a competition wherein the prize is a complete pass to Cannes Lion. I will still be talking to the person from their side but I want to prepare beforehand. Is the ...
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Entering the country(Japan) after the visa starting date

Can I enter Japan after the visa (Japan) starting date? As due to some reason, I may get the visa a little late and I have to book another plane on a later date (4-5 days after the visa starting date)....
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Name Update on Passport [duplicate]

I have a passport with active B1 Visa which expires in 2021 and travelled earlier to the US with name Sumeet Alka, I recently got baptised and updated my name to Susan Sumeet Elka and my passport will ...
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Form 929: Can we travel carrying old and new passports while waiting for processing of form 929 [duplicate]

Can we travel carrying old and new passports while waiting for processing of form 929? I submitted the form and it says it will take 4 weeks to process. This is for my parents visa class 600 (3 ...
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UK business Visa application mistake [duplicate]

My company is sending me for a business trip to UK but now after doing all the work of appointment and biometrics I reviewed the soft copy of my application form and I saw that by mistake I put my ...
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Change of passport details with ref to Australia Visa

I hold a Business Visa for Australia issued last year on 18th of May 2018. I have a new passport issued on 25th Feb 2019. I have applied for updation in my visa by filling form 929 on 8th of May. ...
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Crossing UK border with EFP visa in old passport

On 12/04/19 l’ve received my EEA Family Permit visa. However now I’m worried that I may have problems at the passport control in the UK during my first trip. As I applied for a visa with my current at ...
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Uk business Visa checklist mistake

I am being sponsored by my company and they have arranged all the documents for me but by mistake I ticked on an extra column on my checklist and later I realized I didn't provide any documents for ...
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Travelling to Singapore via BKK [closed]

I have an emergency here. My friend is traveling to Singapore at the moment , and was held at the airport transit area (he is an Armenia citizen btw)by immigration for he doesnt hold a transit visa ...
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Possibility to Apply for UK visa while I am not in my home country [duplicate]

I am an Indian citizen. Currently, I am in Australia on 408 subclass visa. I am willing to apply for a short term study visa for UK. Is is it possible to do so while I am not in India?
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Getting a UK visa more quickly

I need to apply for a UK visa. The earliest appointment in any Northern California USCIS is not until mid June, and I am leaving mid July. On the UK.gov visa page, they say that it takes 3 to 5 ...
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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? [duplicate]

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 [closed]

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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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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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 [closed]

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? [closed]

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 [closed]

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 ...