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Questions tagged [work]

Getting work during your trip, or being allowed to work in a certain country. Some related tags are listed in `tag info`.

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I freelance remotely for companies around the world. Can I work while traveling on tourist visas? [closed]

I found many questions similar but none that directly address my situation. I am a U.S. citizen. I am a freelance translator who works remotely with companies all across the globe (the U.S., ...
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Working in the USA for living expenses only; allowed on VWP?

My 18-year old niece has been offered work in LA by a 20 year old American born videographer she met at the Cannes Film Festival. She is learning scriptwriting/directing. He has suggested that he pays ...
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Will the French Consulate ring my work place? (Visa) [migrated]

I am an Australian citizen living in Australia applying for a French Visa. It is a work visa, irrelevant which one. During my application process I must provide a phone contact from my current ...
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Is my work considered legal in Russia? [closed]

This is my first question in this place. Apologies, if I break any posting rules, I'll read the comments and edit the question as required to make it more proper. Currently I work in country A as a ...
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Travel to Europe (Spain) while remote working from USA-based company [duplicate]

This question mentions some of the laws and challenges and what have you of working remote from Europe to USA, So does this one, but how about the other way around? If I am working remotely in an USA-...
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Chinese VISA Q2 10 year - Tourist to Work

I have a 10 year Q2 VISA for China. I assume it is for tourism only. I will be working in China for my company for five day. Do I require a work VISA? How do I obtain one quickly?
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Work remotely for a US employer - Travel to US on tourist visa - Work remotely from hotel/friends part time

My girlfriend is a Taiwanese citizen works for a US based company from Taiwan. She wants to visit me for up to 90 days on an ESTA tourist visa. While shes here she wants to sightsee, hang out with ...
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I have applied to work permit while staying as a student. What happens if my student visa is cancelled? [closed]

I came to Czech Republic to study and recently found a job. I have applied for a work permit and my application is received. Now, I am waiting for my work permit. I have a contract signed by both ...
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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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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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Applying for Indefinite Leave to Remain on Tier 2 visa requirement - do the 5 years of working need to be continous? [closed]

I understand that you must work for 5 years in the UK to be granted ILR, however if for example, you work for 2 years in the UK on tier 2 and then switch to do tier 4 for 1 year in the UK to study a ...
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German work visa and Italian Schengen visa, which visa to use?

I have my latest German work visa as well as a valid Italian Schengen visa For my German employment registration can I travel from Italy, or first do I need to Travel to Germany? I will be traveling ...
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As an Indian, can I work part time in Italy on a Schengen study visa? [closed]

As the title says, I will be travelling to Italy for ~80 days for a self-sustained training course. Can I work part time during this course? I have applied for a schengen study visa. also, does a ...
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Immediatly reapply for UK Standard Visitor Visa after expiry of previous Visa to complete project

I was wondering if it was possible to reapply and get granted a new UK visa immediately after the previous one expired? I've already read a few answers that touch upon this topic and there seemingly ...
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Can I work for food delivery apps as a tourist in the US?

If I want to go to USA to do a certification exam but in this time I want to do some deliveries for apps like GrubHub or Doordash, can I legally do this with a B-1/B-2 visa or with the Visa Waiver ...
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What consulate do I have to go to if my contract is from a different country than where I will be working? [closed]

Hi all I received a work contract today from a company that is primarily in Germany, however they are officially registered in Denmark. I am an American citizen and have an appointment at the German ...
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Is there any type of tables (for computer workstation) that are convenient to travel with when taking the plane?

Whenever I travel by plane, I need to have a table on which to place my computer workstation on it (~1 laptop, 2 external computer monitors, and a keyboard) as soon as possible after I arrive to my ...
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Visit visa and work visa [closed]

I'm going to work in New Zealand and my work visa will start after my arrival. I will enter as a tourist before with a waiver (I'm from Canada). I've been told that I need to go out of the country and ...
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Can I get a UK Standard Visitor Visa at the border?

I'm a musician, and I'll be traveling to the UK in February 2019 to perform. I've done this previously (in 2018) on a Performer Visa. It looks like the regulations have since changed though. While I ...
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Is it possible to work remotely as a UK employee from France while on a long holiday? [closed]

I'm studying French and would love to "live" there for 1-2 months to immerse myself a little and explore French culture. My job makes this possible as I'm a remote software developer, employed by a ...
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Can I work in the US if I have a B visa?

Can I get lifeguard work with my B1-B2 visa?
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I'm an employed cinematographer for a UK business, can i travel to the US to shoot videos on an ESTA?

I've recently taken a new job as a cinematographer, employed full-time for a UK-based business. As part of my job I am required to travel to the US frequently to shoot commercials, interviews, mini-...
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How to find a co-working space in Vladivostok as a tourist?

I will spend a week in Vladivostok, and will do some open source programming using my laptop for one or two days. I will need a place with: An electricity plug, A fast Internet connection, A chair. ...
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Volunteering work

I am a Russian woman traveling to America. I am a figure skating coach. My boyfriend is a coach in America. I am planning on traveling on a tourist visa and teach students while I’m there BUT have the ...
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Can I sort out my immigration/work visa during the time between flights in Canada?

I'm heading to Canada in January, flying from London to Kelowna, via a 6 hour stopover in Toronto. I'm doing the IEC working holiday visa. Does anyone know if it's possible to sort out all the ...
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Do you need a visa to work for countries remotely [closed]

I am a software developer and web designer. I would like to know if I need visas (like a working) to be allowed to work for companies remotely through the internet. I understand that if you want to ...
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In DS-160 do I put my current job now or the cruiseline I will be working on which the visa is for? [closed]

In the education/working/training section of a DS-160 I don't know whether to put my current employment, which I'm going to hand in my notice for, or the cruiseline I'm going to work for (which is why ...
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Tourist visa to the US but work for foreign country? [duplicate]

My friend is staying with me in the United States for 2 months. He is visiting me from Japan. He wants to work for Japan while being a tourist here to help me pay the bills. He found an online job, ...
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Can I work remotely for my US employer while on a Tier 4 visa in the UK? [closed]

I’m an American, and I’m going to the UK on a tier 4 student visa. Under this visa, I’m allowed to work 20 hours/week with a UK employer. I must file taxes in both the US and the UK each year that I ...
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What visa do I need if I work for a US company for free that is not a recognised religious or charitable non-profit? [closed]

I am a non-US citizen and I have recently been looking into applying for a job in the US. I have found a temporary unpaid internship in the engineering field for which I might be qualified. If I ...
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Staying in the EU past my 90-day work agreement

I'm a non-EU citizen with a 90-day work agreement for Germany as a sort of student program. After these 90 days, I want to stay for no more than a week to go on a vacation with my girlfriend. But the ...
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Visa requirements to do work in the US, paid for and hired in another country

I work for a small video production company based in Australia. We shoot a lot of travel-based content and sometimes the story takes us to the USA. There seems to be a grey area with the visa scenario ...
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Does my Polish work permit let me travel through the EU?

I have one year Polish work permit visa, valid for one year. Can I go to other European countries (such as Germany, Belgium, Portugal, France) because of the work permit visa issued by Poland?
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Valid Tourist Visa for Business purpose

I have a multiple-entry tourist visa -C for Schengen countries for a validity of 6 months. I applied for a business visa but the files sent back from the Embassy state that a valid visa is already on ...
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Working and Studying in Russia [closed]

I have a question i want to ask at this time. If i have a study permit visa for Russia can I work and study same time in Russia, like work part time and study full time for the number of credit hours ...
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Can I enter Thailand on a tourist visa without proof of departure arrangements?

I have been to Thailand twice in the past, one time on a tourist visa and once on the 1-month visa free entry. Both times I had a return ticket. I am planning my third trip now and I'm planning on ...
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Do celebrities require work visas for every country they visit?

By celebrity, I mean maybe a famous singer. If they are doing a world tour, they are doing "work" in many countries around the world. From my understanding, in most countries if you want to "work", ...
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UK citizen, employed by UK firm, delivering consultancy services for a Danish company in the USA

I am employed by a UK company as an IT consultant and my company has a contract with a Danish company with offices in the USA. I have been asked to travel to the USA for 1 week to help the USA members ...
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UK - Work Visa or Standard Visitor Visa

I am travelling to the UK from South Africa for 6 months. Family in the UK are able to support me for the duration of my stay. I want to work, just as 6 months is a long time to visit only, and being ...
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Applying for Student Visa while living in Australia on Working Holiday Visa [closed]

I am currently in Australia on a Working Holiday visa which will expire on March 3rd, 2018. I will be applying for a Student Visa soon as I have received my CoE for Uni recently, but I've come to ...
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In which countries are Australian citizens legally allowed to work while visiting as a tourist besides New Zealand and Georgia?

I know as an Aussie I'm allowed to work while vising Georgia as I did so in 2011/12. I also know I'm allowed to work in New Zealand as Australians are granted a special status there. But are there ...
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What are my options for nomad working in the EU?

I'm currently travelling through 4 European countries while remotely working for my own companies for salaries and doing this on a tourist Visa. Currently this is Germany, Belgium, Netherland and ...
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Schengen visa: why bank statements if the company is sponsoring my visa?

I have a work permit for Belgium. I understand that my visa application will be sponsored by the Belgian company recruiting me. In this case, why am I stil required to submit my bank statements? I am ...
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Getting my work visa after traveling on the VWP (USA)

I and going to the USA on a VWP and have been offered a job. Can my employer get my work visa while I am in the USA?
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Converting Chinese spouse visa to work visa [closed]

I am a Pakistani passport holder. I'm currently in China on a spouse visa. I want to apply for a work visa now. Can I go to Hong Kong to apply for this visa or do I need to go back to Pakistan and ...
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UK certificate of eligibility

I applied for a certificate of eligibility in the UK. I didn't have a bank statement account because I work in another country and I only send money back home. So the agency told me to trust any of my ...
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SSN for North American Indian Status [closed]

I have a Social Security Number through my Ojibway Indian Status. I moved from Canada and worked here for a period of about 12 years and obtained a permanent resident card. I moved back to Canada for ...
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Aruba says tourists are not allowed to work there. How strictly should I interpret this?

I'm planning a trip to Aruba and so I was checking out the passport requirements. I found them here. Near the top, it says, "During their stay in Aruba tourists are not allowed to work" (emphasis ...
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Can a student in the USA with part-time work authorization work remotely for a UK company? [closed]

Can an international student studying in the USA with part-time work authorization work remotely for a firm in the UK? It is possible or does one need a UK work visa as well?
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Does a US national need a visa to teach a paid training course in the UK? [duplicate]

My US company offers technology training. A UK company has contacted us and would like to bring one of our people over for a week to train them onsite. Does the trainer need a work visa? If so what ...