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An island country in Western Europe, consisting of Great Britain (England, Wales and Scotland) and Northern Ireland.

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Does Indians with Ireland Residence Permit need transit visa in UK [duplicate]

I am a Indian Passport holder having Ireland Residence Permit (IRP) having a layover of 5 hours in London Heathrow Airport to travel to Bangalore, India from Dublin, Ireland. Do I need a Direct air ...
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Can I WFH on a UK tourist visa and if so do I still need a NOC?

I am from India and want to go to UK for 2.5 weeks. I will first go to Paris for 4 days and then travel to London. I am planning to stay in Stevenage for about 10 days and explore London and ...
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Self employed, I'm applying for a UK visa from Ghana [duplicate]

My business registered in April 2022. I use my savings account for my savings.my father will sponsor my trip. Do I have the opportunity to be granted UK visitors visa since I don't have business bank ...
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Personal items allowance when visiting UK

I would like to understand if there are any customs restrictions on visitors to the UK for the personal items they bring with them; items which they plan to take back with them. By personal items I ...
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Do I need a transit visa for a connecting flight transfer in Heathrow? [duplicate]

I (Ukrainian) am traveling to the USA via Heathrow in London, UK (LHR). I was a little confused from reading the UK govt website, I'm not sure if my transfer is "airside" or not. More ...
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Is the EHIC still valid/recommended for travel to the UK post Brexit

Is the European Health Insurance Card still useful/required/recommended for travel to the UK (post Brexit) or is something else required? Edit: I'm legally resident in France and am on the French ...
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Does this count as denied entry?

2 years ago I had a flight from New Delhi > London > Bahamas. The flight from New Delhi to London was delayed, causing me to miss the flight to the Bahamas. The airline very kindly offered me a ...
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Is it possible to study for a graduate degree in the United Kingdom while maintaining full self-employment rights for enterpreneurship? [migrated]

I am a US citizen and currently live in the US. I have wanted to try living abroad for some time now, and the United Kingdom seems like a good option to do so, except for some possible visa concerns. ...
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Why are the rail strikes in the UK spaced out? [closed]

In June 2022, there have been 3 days of striking scheduled for railway staff across the UK. These are intended to be Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday. I would have expected greater disruption to the ...
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Child Accompanied UK Visa

My son has a child accompanied visa valid till 2025, he turned 18 this year and has been issued a new visa starting from July. He is flying home from Canada through UK. Will he be allowed into UK ...
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Does a UK citizen with US residency need any paperwork to travel to UK and back?

My son holds a UK passport. He is married to an american girl and has a daughter and has lived in America for around 15 years. He is a legal resident. What paperwork does he need to travel to the UK ...
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UK DATV - Evidence that your sponsor is not, or will not be, in breach of UK immigration laws at the time of your visit

I'm in Indian citizen and am applying for a UK DATV for traveling New Delhi -> London Heathrow -> Barbados. The visa application form at the end has a list of documents that I need to check to ...
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Is a third-party Canadian criminal record check OK for UK visa applications?

I am about to apply for a Skilled Worker Visa, of UK, and I need to provide some criminal record corresponding to my time in Canada. The official site here notes that one may use the services of third-...
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Will a refusal of US diversity visa affect Tier 4 dependent visa application?

My brother applied for a US Diversity visa in year 2014 and he was refused with his partner on Misrepresentation of information. Will that affect his visa application to UK? If yes, how can he ...
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Stain on back of photo page and along edge of photo page- should i replace my british passport? [duplicate]

Stain on back page does not show through. There is a stain along edge of photo page which runs along perforations Would I be denied travel?...
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UK Work Visa application

Im an Indian National.Currently living in the UK as a dependant.To switch into work visa what national identity card number to be use in the visa application?
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update Australian passport from UK

I have legally changed my name. I am trying to update my Australian Passport. I live in the UK under a Tier 2 Visa. I have assembled my documents and have everything I need. But because my current ...
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Which national identity card number should I enter in a UK Student Visa application as an Indian UAE resident? [closed]

I am an Indian citizen resident in the UAE, and I am currently applying for a student visa in the UK. What ID number should I enter on the visa application form: my Emirates ID or my Aadhar Card? Will ...
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Proof of return ticket at Immigration

I am looking to purchase a flight ticket to show as a proof of return ticket at immigration. I am not sure about my return dates so I can't actually commit to a date. I explored dummy ticket options ...
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Sending a 'blacklisted' phone from Kos to England, will there be any issues with customs etc.?

When visiting Kos, Greece, recently, my travel partner lost their phone at the hotel. When we returned home, we contacted our mobile network provider. They have 'blacklisted' the phone. We contacted ...
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Modify application for visa or visa itself to add 1 day

My mother-in-law (From the Philippines) has applied for a 6 month VISA to UK. and in our invitation letter we specified a date in August until February 2023 (it was few days shorter than 6 months). ...
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Is my passport damage as it has this small minor dots on the top on the blank pages rest all the details are in good condition? Should I reissue?

Is my passport valid should I opt for reissue.
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Joining a major road to A64 to Leeds from a small road

Please let me know how to approach and join this major road A64 to Leeds from York. My car is coming as the yellow line highlighted. There is no give way sign(there is only one broken line) in the ...
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Can I Travel To The UK With An Accompanied Visa While Unaccompanied Due To Sudden Circumstances?

When I got my visitor's visa handed to me, I was 15. I am now 16, and I must travel to England alone. However, my visa states that it is only valid if I am accompanied by my mother. This cannot be ...
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Do I need a visa for UK when my wife is EU citizen and I am not?

I am non-EU citizen (Bosnian) but my wife is. We permanently reside in an EU country and want to visit UK as tourists. Do we both need a visa to enter UK? Or is it only me who needs a visa as non-EU ...
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Do I need a transit visa for UK to change terminals at LHR?

I am traveling from India to Phoenix through British Airways with a valid US visa (F1). I have a connecting flight at the Heathrow airport. I will arrive at Terminal 5 and will need to commute to ...
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UK DATV for visa-free destination country

I'm an Indian citizen planing to travel New Delhi -> London -> Barbados. Barbados provides visa-free entry for Indian passport holders so no visa needed for that. For UK DATV, there's a question ...
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Can I use a Dutch debit card in UK public transport?

I have a Dutch ING vpay debit card with a chip and NFC. Can I use it at UK bus/tube terminals?
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What happens to Ukrainian overstaying 90 days in the EU?

We have a Ukrainian friend who has received a visa to the UK but is waiting for the import licence of her dog. She is coming up to 90 days of being in the EU and is worried what will happen if she ...
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What are these half-size parking spaces in a supermarket lot?

Please let me know what this highlighted parking space is for
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Traffic signal UK at a junction

Please help me with this. There are two lines of traffic lights in the highlighted area. one for right side traffic only the left side line is green and the right side line there is no right arrow ...
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Who has priority in this UK road junction?

Can you please let me know who has priority at this junction My car is at the green highlighted area and want to turn right. Say there are cars already to turn right at the yellow highlighted area. ...
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UK visa expiration date

What exactly does the UK visa expiration date mean? Can I remain in the UK beyond the expiration date of my visa provided I enter before the date of expiration and stay for less than 6 months?
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Can I use the E-gates at UK airport with new citizenship, having had a previous visa refusal on a prior citizenship?

I'm a recently naturalised Australian citizen. I'm looking to travel to the UK with my wife for a holiday. My wife is an Irish citizen and Australian as well. 6 years ago I applied for an EEA family ...
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Sponsoring wife but not applying with her

We are Indian citizens, can I sponson my wife and children for uk visit visa as I am not applying with them. Or transfer money to her account and apply.
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Problem with UK immigration when leaving via land border with Ireland?

I am flying from USA to London England, then to Belfast Northern Ireland. My flight back to USA departs from Dublin, so to catch my flight I will cross the land border between Northern Ireland (UK) ...
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where are my return boarding passes

I have checked in online and printed outbound boarding passes but the return boarding passes are not showing up, when can i print them off , Tui flights
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Can I apply for a youth mobility scheme visa from a country i am not a resident of [duplicate]

I am an Australian travelling to Paris in June. I am planning on applying for a UK youth mobility scheme visa while I am there. I will then pay to keep my passport so I can move around while they ...
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Regarding travelling and job joining dates after getting Vignette on Passport - UK Visa - Skilled Worker [closed]

I want to understand two things- Till which date can I travel to UK? Till which date can I join my UK job? Details- I applied for Skilled worker Visa from India. My Vignette on Passport states start ...
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Travelling to the US with prescription medication Sertraline

I will soon be traveling to the US (New York) from the UK for a two week trip. I have a prescription for Sertraline (Zoloft) that I will need to take with me. I have the original prescription ...
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I have 2 flights by Ryanair. Funchal-Stansted and Stansted-Bologna. Do I need to do passport control in Stansted? Or I can stay airside?

I'm not sure if I can stay in transit or if I need to do passport control in Stansted. I already did check in on line for both flights.
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Passport processing in a visa application center in a different country, when opted in for "Keep my passport"

I'm trying to help my fiancee plan a trip which involves two different kinds of visas for two different countries, one of which is the UK. I found about the "Keep My Passport" option: ...
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UK Student Visa Application: What defines a Media Company?

On the application form you get asked if you've previously worked at: Armed Forces (including National Service) Government (Central or Local) Judiciary Media Organisation Public or Civil ...
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What is the shortest/fastest route from Gatwick to Antalya if we divide our journey into 2-hour direct flights

We intend to air-travel from East Sussex to Antalya. What is the fastest route if we divide the journey into 2-hour direct flights? I randomly picked Frankfurt and Sarajevo as places to break the ...
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Irish study visa ban based on deception

I applied for a study visa in 2018 but I was denied. I deferred my admission to 2019 and reapplied for a study visa again. To my surprise, I was given a 5 year ban for deception. The consulate said I ...
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How Soon Can I Visit the UK From US?

I am a US citizen. In August 2021 I went to England for the first time to visit my now fiancé. I stayed for 5 and a half months before returning to the US. We cannot afford a fiancé/spousal visa, so I ...
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Travel to Italy from the UK - Is the NHS COVID Pass sufficient to fulfil the Green Pass requirements?

I will be traveling to Rome, Italy, from the UK, within the next few days and thought to check the Foreign Advice page for Italy. https://www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-advice/italy/coronavirus It states ...
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Transitioning from UK Tier 5 to UK Tier 2 visa whilst residing in Republic of Ireland [closed]

I have arrived in the Republic of Ireland whilst holding a UK Tier 5 visa which I haven’t used. It expires 8th June 2022 and the vignette is valid until then. I am getting a Tier 2 UK visa by a ...
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Can I ask the UK Home Office to explain their decision to give me a 10 year ban for deception?

First I’d like to say thank you to all of you that are willing to spend your time helping others that feel helpless when dealing with immigration authorities. I, for one, am extremely grateful for ...
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Can I protect my second ticket from the cancellation of a separately purchased first ticket on a connecting flight

Next week I intend to fly from Glasgow to Heathrow in order to catch a flight with Qatar Airways. Can I protect my second flight from the possible cancellation of the BA journey? Considering all the ...
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