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Get permission to live in italy [closed]

I am living in Italy now but I don't have any document or permission to stay here (I am non-EU citizen). If I married an Italian woman here in Italy can I get permission to live here (if so how can I ...
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Immigrating to UK after New Zealand same-sex marriage

I'm a dual citizen - I maintain both Irish and Australian passports. I currently live in Australia with my boyfriend. If we were to be married in New Zealand (a country that allows same sex marriage) ...
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My fiancé is British and am from the Caribbean [closed]

My fiancé and I are planning to get married in my Caribbean country but would want to reside in his uk home what is the procedure needed
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Non EU-citizen spouse working rights

I'm non EU citizen and I will marry Italian girl soon. So I need to know if I've the right to work in another EU country without the need of that my wife move me. I want to work in Germany and my ...
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Non-EU girlfriend (wife?) following me to Germany - how can she work?

I was wondering if anyone of you could help me or give me some advice with the following situation: I am an Austrian citizen currently living with my American girlfriend in the US. In early March I ...
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Can a US Citizen (married to a German) work remotely for a US company and stay on US payroll/benefits and not be an expat? [closed]

I am an American and my boyfriend is German. We plan to get married here in San Francisco before I move to Germany in September, which removes my company from the visa process. My SF company wants to ...
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How can I marry an Italian citizen while I'm in Italy on a tourist visa?

I have a tourist Schengen visa and I intend to my fiancé in Italy and get married while I am there. What do we need to do, and what papers are required? I am not a EU citizen, and she is a student ...
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Is it possible for a visitor on a Schengen visa to have the visa extended under extenuating circumstances?

A friend of mine travelled to France on a Schengen Visa as she was already pregnant to a French national. They plan to marry but are having problems with the relevant paperwork, including having the ...
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Getting married in Germany with a Schengen visa expiring soon

Is it possible for a Schengen visa holder expiring soon to get married to a German citizen in Germany without having to leave and reentering the country? In any case, what will be the problems one ...
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What is the proper visa for a Mexican citizen to work along with husband in the US?

I am a US citizen living with my Mexican wife in Mexico. We have no plans to live in the US, but much of my work is there. We would like to be able to legally work together in US, but work visas ...
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American with Australian residency, marrying Australian in America, but returning to live in Australia

I am an American citizen with Australian residency. My Australian fiance and I are having our wedding in the US in June, before returning to Australia where we will continue to live. My Australian ...
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Am I allowed to marry while travelling to Bulgaria on a tourist visa

I am a citizen of Egypt. Would I be allowed to get married in Bulgaria while visiting Bulgaria on a tourist visa? If it matters, my fiancée is Bulgarian. what will be easier to marry her in Egypt or ...
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Can spouses apply for a resident permit within Germany?

As a Blue Card holder, if I marry after my resident permit is issued, can my spouse apply for his resident permit from within the territory of Germany? A little more background: My situation is "Can ...
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marriage to a F1 or H1B visa holder

Do I need a visa or I can use the VWP (ESTA) to get married to an F1 or H1b visa holder? Is it possible to stay in the USA after that or I have to go back to my European Union country? Thank you.
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Spouse have French and Swedish nationality which residence permit non EU should apply?

I am non EU, we did marriage in Sri Lanka. My wife having Swedish passport now working in France, so I applied my long stay Visa application as a spouse of European National, to live in France, they ...
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Marriage transcription in Italy

I'm married to an Italian citizen, and next week we will be going to the Italian Consulate with jurisdiction in the place in which the marriage took place as we want to our marriage to be registered ...
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Australian (UK resident) looking to marry a Korean (Korean resident)

I am an Australian citizen currently working and resident in the UK on a Tier 2 General visa. My partner is a citizen and resident of South Korea. What's the least hassle way for us to get married ...
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What constitutes proof of relationship/intention to marry for a UK immigration visa?

Being disabled, I don't really have to worry so much about funds or some of the more complicated issues with getting my partner over to the UK (from the USA). But there is one thing that concerns and ...
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Apply for Bulgarian residence permit after marrying a Bulgarian woman? [closed]

I have a Bulgarian girlfriend and we are going to marry but am now in Egypt. What's the best solution to go to Bulgaria and marry her or she come to Egypt and then apply for D visa and then travel to ...
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How to make a marriage certificate valid in the EU (if it was issued in a third country)?

EU law says non-EU spouses of EU citizens enjoy free movement rights. They can move to an EU country* with their partner and work there without a visa. What are the requirements for a marriage ...
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Getting married with Polish girlfriend

I am from India and my girlfriend from Poland. We are planning to get married in April 2016. But I just find out that even if we get married in Poland. I am not allowed to live and work in Poland with ...
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British residence through gay marriage

Can you get any kind of residence in UK through a gay civil union or marriage or such kind? Would I be able to get residence in England if I get married to my boyfriend (he is British)?
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How difficult is it for a US citizen to go back to the US with a non-resident spouse? [closed]

My fiancee is in the US legally on a non-immigrant visa. She didn't know me before she came, she hasn't worked here, our relationship is bona fide, etc. So after we get married here in the US, she ...
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Marrying a British citizen, visiting England and moving to Canary Islands

I am an American and will be married in the United States to a British Citizen. After our marriage we will be moving to the Canary Islands where he has lived for the past 15 years. Do I have to ...
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Registering a marriage with non-EU citizen

I am a Romanian citizen and my husband is Nepali. We recently got married in Nepal, but now want to move to Greece. I have lived and worked in Greece and I also have a registration certificate from ...
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I-130 or Fiance petition

Is it faster for a U.S citizen to get married in Mexico and then do the I-130, or to go through a Fiancé(e) petition?
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Does anybody know if The Japanese Embassy perform consular marriages in Spain? [closed]

And are they legal under EU and UK (and Japan, just to make it harder) Laws? (This is part extension to a previous question but it has been virtually impossible to find the correct information online ...
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UK Male and Japanese Female planning life in Spain. Where to marry and will it solve visa problems?

I and my partner are planning to live in Spain since my obtaining a job, to commence in just over a couple of months. I am British therefore to my knowledge have no problem living there. The concern ...
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NHS Surcharge for UK Fiancé

I am asking about a policy query concerning the new NHS surcharge fee. A British national wishes to bring his partner over to the UK on a fiancé visa. I understand that anyone wishing to apply for a ...
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German Spousal Residency

I'm married to a German national. After living together in Germany for about 1.5 years he had to move to Hong Kong for his work. I was given resident permit each for one year. On my third year when we ...
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Visa ban for the UK. Does this also affect an application for a US spousal visa?

I was banned from the UK for ten years, for submitting a non-genuine bank statement while applying for a student visa (to the UK). My ban will end in two more years. I am now a spouse of a US citizen....
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Necessity of affidavits in green card application (USCIS form I-751)

I'm using USCIS form I-751 to apply for removal of conditions on my green card after two years of marriage. The instructions in the Evidence of Relationship section state The documents should ...
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U.S. Fiance and I (EU) getting married and want to stay in UK. What's the process?

My fiancé and I are getting married in a few months. He is an American currently living here in London on a student visa. I am born in Germany, with a polish passport, so fully EU, living in London ...
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Moving to the UK with my EU-citizen husband shortly after marrying [closed]

I am an Indian working in Germany, Düsseldorf for the last 2 years. I got married last week and my husband, who is a Greek citizen, lives and works in London. We got married in Denmark. I am trying ...
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What are the requirements for my foreign wife to visit the US with me?

I'm a US citizen with Mexican residency, about to marry a dual Guatemalan/Spanish citizen. We are not seeking US residency for her, and likely won't for a long time, if ever. But I want to be sure ...
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British Spouse visa for South African citizen

I am British citizen resident in Zimbabwe and am marrying a South African citizen and would like to know: if we can get married in the UK? what visa would my intended spouse need to get into the UK?...
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Cape Verde citizenship, is it acquired immediately by marriage?

Cape Verdean citizenship by naturalisation may be acquired when applicant can demonstrate to have resided in the country for at least five years. The residency requirement may be waived for a person ...
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How can a US citizen demonstrate their marital status, to be able to marry in Cape Verde?

I'm a US citizen, trying to marry a Cape Verdean citizen in Cape Verde. At the government registry office, they tell me that I must give them a "Certificado de Capacidade Matrimonial" that certifies ...
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Indian citizen planning to marry a Polish citizen

I'm an Indian citizen and I'm planning to marry my Polish girlfriend. After the marriage, we are considering the option of moving to Poland. I wanted to know if I can move to Poland right away after ...
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Non-EU citizen wants to join his EU citizen wife

I'm a Slovak citizen living in Austria (since 14 yrs). I've recently married a Moroccan citizen. How can he apply to join me under EU laws of EU spouse visa?
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Moving to Germany with my EU girlfriend

I am non EU citizen. I have a tourist visa for 3 months. I am now in Germany. My girlfriend is Swedish and we were living together for 1 year in UAE. She got an offer in Germany and she is moving to ...
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Authentication of US birth certificate before Guatemalan wedding

The web site for the US Embassy in Guatemala says that to get married in Guatemala, I must present my passport and birth certificate and that Any non-Guatemalan documents presented to the marriage ...
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Can we get married in the consulate?

I am non-EU citizen and my girlfriend from Spain. I am Bangladesh national. Can we get married in the consulate of Spain in Bangladesh or have to try somewhere (neighboring countries) else?
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Can I live and work in the UK after getting married to an EU citizen?

I'm Bangladeshi but for my profession currently I am living and working in Malaysia. My girlfriend is from Spain. She wants to move and live in the UK. I know there is no problem for her to work and ...
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Is a K-1 fiancé(e) visa required to enter United States?

I'm reading about the K-1 fiancé(e) visa available to foreign nationals planning to marry a US citizen within the US, and am wondering if its required for someone who has other legal means of entering ...
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What are the implications of where a couple of different nationalities gets married?

In general, what are the implications of where a couple of different nationalities gets legally married? A few examples I can imagine of possible implications follow, but please don't take this as a ...
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Moving to America after marriage in India

I would like to know if the following is possible and with how much ease. My American girlfriend and I would like to get married in India and then move back to America. We have been together for a ...
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Japanese Spouse Applying for UK Indefinite Leave to Remain - Koseki Tohon or Marriage Certificate?

My wife is currently in the process of drawing up her application for ILR in the UK using form SET(M). She's been in the UK for 4 years now. Among the documents that are required with the application ...
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What is the process of getting a UK visa and a work permit for a non-EU citizen married to an EU citizen?

Me (an Estonian citizen) and my wife (a Turkish citizen) are currently living and working in Turkey, but planning to go to live and work in the UK. Being an EU citizen, I know I don't need a work ...
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How does gaining a second citizenship affect a prenuptial agreement?

My wife and I are US citizens and got married prior to moving to the UK. Before getting married we signed a prenuptial agreement. If we become UK citizens will the prenuptial agreement still be valid? ...