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Can I enter the UK on a visitor visa if I broke up with my sponsor (girlfriend)?

A Standard Visitor Visa works any time between the start and end dates (all other things being equal). A break down in the relationship between the visitor and the sponsor (especially when the the ...
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I was fingerprinted in Düsseldorf on exit. Am I under scrutiny?

You've made several trips to the Schengen area using a multiple-entry visa, and when you most recently left, German officials gave you extra scrutiny. The purpose of that scrutiny was almost ...
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Do I need to ask for a correction if I received a multiple-entry Schengen visa instead of a single-entry one?

By the Schengen rules, consulates have wide discretion to issue visas with longer validity than was asked for. It varies between member state and member state (and sometimes between consulate and ...
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Valid Tourist Visa for Business purpose

No, your visa is a uniform short-stay visa. The Schengen system does not have different kinds of visas for business and tourism. Your visa is valid for all short visits to the Schengen area. In the ...
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I was fingerprinted in Düsseldorf on exit. Am I under scrutiny?

Did I do something wrong? No. On my next trip, will my Schengen tourist visa be cancelled or will they refuse me entry? We can't predict the future. There's nothing in your question to suggest ...
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Unknown entry point for Schengen visa

Important is to determine the country for the main purpose of the visit. In most cases the country where you will stay for the longest period. That country will be the country where you make the ...
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What does MULT on UK standard visitor visa mean?

The UK does not issue single entry visitor visas except in (very) unusual circumstances. Your visa allows multiple entries during its validity period, as stated on the visa vignette https://assets....
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What are the conditions of applying for a 10-year Chinese visa?

From my recent experience with the official Toronto processing center (an efficient 15th floor operation which has been separated from the consulate for some time, thank goodness). There is basically ...
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How does the 180 rule work for UK tourist visas?

I'm not an expert but I wouldn't advise doing any of this. There are lots of stories on this site of people applying for a visa for, say, a three week visit, seeing that their visa is valid for six ...
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How does the 180 rule work for UK tourist visas?

However, during this period they left UK on 16th March 2019 for Europe tour and will be returning back to UK on 26th March 2019. If they are readmitted without any special annotation then they get ...
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Can I use multiple entries visa for multiple visits each year?

Is this visa always valid until 2026, or once I first enter Canada, it would expire after 6 months? As a multiple-entry visa, it will remain valid for entry until the end of the expiry date on the ...
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Does a multiple-entry Schengen visa allow visiting other Schengen countries later, without going via the issuing country?

It is not necessary for subsequent itineraries to include the country that issued the visa. Your visa may be invalid for subsequent trips to the Schengen area, however. To be valid, it and you must ...
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What are the conditions of applying for a 10-year Chinese visa?

Much of this is answered on this FAQ of a visa company. It is not official info but it looks good to me. Also it seems to apply for US citizens only, but I assume similar for the other nationalities ...
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How to answer dates/day questions for multiple entry Schengen Tourist Visa application, with unplanned dates?

There is no easy way to enter this because that's not what multiple-entry visas are for. Article 24 of the Schengen visa code reads: Without prejudice to Article 12(a), multiple-entry visas ...
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How to fill landing card for UK for back-to-back entries and exits?

There's no option to "reuse" the landing card because you surrender it at the passport control. So no matter what you wrote there - 13 or 21, on your second entry you will have to fill up a different ...
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One Year Multiple Entry Schengen Visa

(This started out as a comment, but it got rather long, and I wanted to add more) The embassy/consulate who issues visa are free to issue them with whatever validity period they like. If you haven't ...
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Do I need to buy annual trip insurance if I tick 'multiple entry' while applying for a Schengen visa?

As someone who did the same as you did, you only need proof of insurance for the first trip (the trip whose details you provide as part of your visa application). The insurance must have a minimum 30,...
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What are the conditions of applying for a 10-year Chinese visa?

I've gotten Chinese Visas 3 or so times and recently helped my family get them too for a trip. This advice applies to the SF consulate, the only office I've visited. We had no problem getting the ...
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Entering Australia with 3 different nationalities?

No, just register your Swedish passport online for free, and you're good to go. Go to this site https://online.immi.gov.au/lusc/login Create an account Click on "New application" Under "Application ...
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If I have a multiple entry visa for China, do I need to provide an itinerary for the second and subsequent entries?

This mostly depends on your nationality AND ethnicity. If you're a citizen of US/UK/Western EU, your visa issuance is typically a formality. Nobody at Chinese border crossing is going to care or ask ...
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Schengen visa duration of stay

I don't know what calculator you're using, but the official one works for 2017, and notes that if you enter on 8 May 2017, having your previous two visits in mind, entry may be authorized for up to 90 ...
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Can I get a dual entry Schengen visa for tourism purpose for me and my wife?

I think applying to the French consulate is a perfectly reasonable course of action. There is absolutely no reason for your itinerary to lead to a refusal. Assuming the rest of the application (...
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Can I get a dual entry Schengen visa for tourism purpose for me and my wife?

Do you think applying to the French consulate is the right thing here ? Yes, This is the only option because you are spending maximum number of days in France"According to schengen visa rules, you ...
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Can I enter the UK on a visitor visa if I broke up with my sponsor (girlfriend)?

As per @ GayotFow's request, I am posting this comment as an aswer. Are you certain that you want to risk not being admitted and having future applications turned down? If you don't tell about the ...
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got my schengen visa from finland

When you already have a Schengen visa, you can make minor changes to your itinerary as long as the overall premise of the trip remains unchanged. When you apply for a Schengen visa, you are not ...
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Do I need to do anything special before visiting the US on a 10-year multiple entry B1/B2 visa?

You need to carry with you proof of your stay (and your return), and that you'll have enough funds to cover your trip; as you may get asked for it. For example, the immigration officer might ask for: ...
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Repeated visits to the US on a multiple-entry tourist visa. Will I have any problems?

As long as on each trip, you state the proper reason, and have the proper visa, you should not have any issues. They might get curious, and ask about it, but it is legal to travel in and out ten ...
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Schengen Visa of Poland (Multiple Entry)

The total of all entries must not exceed 30 days. The Schengen Visa Code, Annex VII: ‘DURATION OF VISIT ... DAYS’ heading: This heading indicates the number of days during which the ...
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Enter to or exit from any state other than the one that issued the visa

Your passport will not indicate that you have traveled to Sweden. You should therefore be prepared to show by other means that your trip reflected the travel proposed in your visa application. For ...
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