Questions tagged [uk-visa]

uk-visa tag should be used with questions concerning visas of various types for visiting the United Kingdom (the island of Great Britain, Northern Ireland, and several other islands in the region).

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Canadian wife of British citizen, trying to move to Scotland

My husband and I were married last year, while he was in Canada on a vacation visa and, as we do not wish to live apart forever (our relationship was a long distance thing with him visiting me for a ...
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Can I send an EEA national certified copy of passport instead of the original for an EEA Family Permit?

I'm an extended family member of an EEA national (Italy). We are partners, we currently live together in Uruguay with our son. She's accepting a job offer in the UK and we are relocating. My son is ...
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EEA National registration certificate number [duplicate]

My civil partner is making an application to move to the UK and be with me. I live in the UK and I have an Italian passport. I am self-employed but I don't have an EEA National Registration Number. I ...
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EEA National Sponsor: EEA Family Permit Online Application

I'm almost through filling the EEA Permit. I have answered every question regarding the applicant's employment, income as N/A. My doubts are in the EEA national section and sponsor's details: Are ...
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How to correctly apply for an EEA Family Permit for me and my son?

My life partner is an EU citizen (Italian passport); she was born in Uruguay and we live together with our son (one and a half year old) in Uruguay. We are relocating to Newcastle upon Tyne because ...
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EEA Family Permit Application employment questions

I have been filling the online EEA FP to join my wife in the UK. I have obtained several General visit visas to visit her on a regular basis before we got married. For these General visas, I have ...
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Supporting document as photos TLSContact: EEA Permit

I am applying for the EEA family permit, based on being a spouse of EEA National among the supporting documents is the Marriage certificate and printed photos during the stages of our relationship and ...
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Can I land in Dublin and drive up to start my worker visa in Northern Ireland?

I am an American moving to Northern Ireland on a Tier 2 visa. On our official move date, do I need to land in Northern Ireland (UK) or can I land in Dublin and drive up? My concern is getting through ...
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UK Ancestry Visa

I am trying to find the UK Ancestry Visa on the UK.GOV website. Is it a Right of Abode certificate of Entitlement Visa? Step by step where to go would be helpful
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EEA family permit application

I am a Filipina and my partner is French. We are unmarried, but we have been living together for 2.5 years now. He will start to work in London in April. I am travelling with him with a standard ...
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Can I work for a US company (paid in USD) and live in the UK as a dependent of my spouse's Tier 2 General Visa?

My husband and I are US citizens. We are finishing a 5 year visa (Tier 2 ICT) through my work, where he was a dependent. I've negotiated a job back in the US with my company (will start in about a ...
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I am an Australian on a Tier 2 visa in UK, is a temporary work trip in Paris ok?

I work in a London office of a company that was bought by a French company. They would like me to go over to Paris for 3 weeks (to meet the team etc). I am Australian, with a Tier 2 visa. Will I be ...
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Employer: access to decision date of unrestricted certificate of sponsorship

The UK Visas and Immigration authority contains several guides in its website destined for visa sponsors. There are in particular 12 user manuals about the sponsorship management system (SMS). ...
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How much of the conversation needs to be sent?

I am a british citizen and my wife is american- we wish to do a spouse visa soon. I know that for the spouse visa we need to show that we have been in contact and we have many different platforms ...
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A “sole trader” - what kind of UK visa & with what requirements?

What visa for for a non-EEA sole trader? Is it Tier 1 (Entrepreneur) visa? If so, do you need at least £50,000 investment funds when you apply for the visa or can you earn it afterwards and show them?...
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Relocating to the UK with spouse

My mother- and father-in-law are permanently relocating to the UK. My father in law is a British citizen, and has resided in the US for the past 20+ years. My mother in law is a US citizen. It is to ...
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Visa application

My son is a British citizen through his dad. I would like to know the requirements to apply for a visa to be with him in the UK, the amount I would also need in my bank account when I apply for the ...
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Surinder Singh route

I am British living in the UK. My husband is a non-EU citizen living in Germany with 3 year resident permit. I want to know the exact way for the Surinder Singh route. I’ve just recently found about ...
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UK long-term (2 or 5 yr) visitor visa chances for business, 6months visa already there

I am expecting to visit UK several times in next 2.5 years, staying for a period of 3 days to 6 months on any visit. I am employed in EU, for this whole time, with a contract. All my travels are paid ...
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UK visa for Grandma

My married child and spouse, and my grandchildren, are moving to the UK for up to 5 years to work. I live with them. What type of visa will allow me to move with them?
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3-year UK Tier 2 extension on passport that will expire in a year

I have a quick question. I hope someone can help. We are currently on a Tier 2 General visa (3 years), which expires in July 2018. We will be applying for an extension closer to the time. The problem ...
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Moving to the UK & being self employed?

Could I, as an international, move to the UK and start working there self-employed, as a freelancer in the IT sector, for example? Or even start a company in the IT sector, with a few employees? My ...
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I have a UK tourist visa. Can I apply for a NiN as an EEA family member?

I'm married to a Spanish national in Ireland, where I have the Treaty Rights card. I've recently got a UK tourist visa, which is still valid for 4 months. Since we are planning to move to the UK next ...
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Are UK Home Office email addresses case sensitive?

I have this email ID for priority visa application: Tier4priorityservice@homeoffice.gsi.gov.uk Is this case sensitive?
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Tier 2 ICT dependent visa for the new born baby in UK

I am looking for a clarification in regards to visa (Tier 2 ICT dependent visa) for our baby. Please note that I hold an Indian passport and currently working on Tier 2 ICT visa in UK (which is valid ...
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Going to work overseas for 6 months and study a language

I have ILR. I want to go to China to do an internship for 6 months and, while I am there, I am also enrolled to do a language course. I will be getting a student visa to enter China. So will this be ...
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International student in USA with CPT part-time work authorization can work remotely for a UK company?

Can an international student studying in the USA with CPT part-time work authorization, work remotely for a firm in the UK? It is possible or one needs the UK work visa as well? If the UK firm offers ...
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the UK Family permit condition (EEA citizen traveling with non-EEA spouse)

How to prove my EEA spouse is, in fact, traveling with me to the UK? I submitted an application to the visa4uk website to get a Family Permit for myself. How do I prove that the EEA citizen is ...
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Residence Card, proving dependency and health insurance

My husband and I have been in the UK for more than a year studying a masters. My husband just got a job and has Italian passport (I am a non-EU), therefore i was thinking of applying for a residence ...
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Does my husband need to get the “registration certificate as a qualified person” for me to apply for a EEA family permit?

My husband and I were studying for a Master's in London. Now my husband got a job in London. I have a Uruguayan passport. My husband has both Uruguayan and Italian passports. I am going to my home ...
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Entry visa at Calais border for UK Accompanying EU spouse

i am new to this site but i hope i get the answers i need. My wife is polish national . I am accompanying her to UK visa Calais I have payslips , bank statement , contract of employment , probabtion ...
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Genuine Student Rule for Tier 4 Applications

Does it hurt a Tier 4 applicant's credibility if their spouse is already a UK resident?
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EU citizen going to work in the UK. Can my Chinese girlfriend come with me and possibly work in the UK?

I'm a Dutch citizen currently self-employed and living in China. From March 2018 I'll be working full-time as an employee for a UK company in London. Is it possible for my Chinese girlfriend to come ...
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Tier 4 Visa application

I am planning on applying for a Tier 4 visa to do a Master's degree in medicine in the UK. Will two previous UK visit visa refusals have a negative affect on my application? My husband is a resident ...
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Moroccan PhD student participating in science research in the UK for unpaid work. What type of visa do I need?

I am a PhD student living in Morocco. I found an internship research program in the UK lasting 12 months. It is an unpaid position. I want to know which type of visa do I need? Thank you
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Which visa should my aunt send for me to live in UK?

I am from Ethiopia, living in Saudi Arabia with my parents. My father's stepsister lives in the UK and she is a British citizen. My question is: Can she send me a visa to live with her forever (not ...
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“Marriage is not subsisting” - How to defend something like this?

My wife's visa application got refused based on immigration rules 319C(d) and (e), which are: (d) The marriage or civil partnership, or relationship similar to marriage or civil partnership, must ...
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Getting Tier2 visa in UK

I am an Indian citizen and I have already an exempt visa since I am working for an international organisation, I need to know what would be visa process if I want to switch job here in UK? Do I need ...
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What are the ILR eligibility criteria for children born outside of the UK who have not finished 5 years of stay in the UK?

I am going to be applying for my ILR in the coming days. I have a 2-year-old daughter who is not born in the UK. My lawyer has told me that she is not eligible to apply for ILR until she finishes 5 ...
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Entering UK with Two different Visas?

Earlier this year I received a multi-entry Business Visitor visa for the UK which is valid until 15 Nov, 2017. I went there for a business meeting that was successful and therefore I've received a ...
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I made a mistake in choosing the type of visa I applied to and it causes to the risk of being banned from the UK

I'm Russian, living in Russia. My boyfriend is Italian and lives in London, UK. We've been together for 2.5 years. In December, 2016, I got a 6 month standard visitor visa with a purpose of attending ...
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U.K. Student visa application declaration

I went for my visa appointment today and the office did not ask me to sign any paper. In my printed visa application, I forgot to sign the declaration on page 2 and 10. But when I remembered after 1-2 ...
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EEA Citizen planning move to UK -Can my Non-EEA partner move with me along with our EEA citizen child?

Dual citizen of Finland and Zambia currently residing in Zambia, planning to move to UK. I would like my partner, a Zambian citizen, along with our child, who is also dual citizen of Finland and ...
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U.K. Student visa refusal

I was given 30/30 and 10/10 points for the application but was refused because it says there has been no evidence of support from my parents for me to travel because I'm under 18. However in the visa ...
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Changing jobs from UK tier 2 to UK tier 2

I have given 1 month notice, so by my calculations HMRC will give me ~90-100 days to stay in the UK. While this happens I'm waiting for my new employer to organise the job suitability test and get the ...
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When UKBA say exchange rate for savings of £62500 has to match the amount in £ on the date of the application…what does it mean?

When UKBA say exchange rate for savings of £62500 has to match the amount in £ if the savings are in foreign currency, on the date of the application...what does it mean? Is it the date I submit my ...
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Multiple visas, want to switch jobs and countries

I have two visa right now one is Tier 2 from UK and other is blue card from Germany, I haven't been to Germany yet. The problem is after joining in UK I am thinking that the job is not good fit for ...
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Can I take the TB (turberculosis) test for the UK visa outside of my home country?

I want to know if I can do the TB test for UK visa application outside of my country of origin. I am currently in Hong Kong but I am from South Korea. Can I take the test in an approved clinic in ...
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UK Short Term Study Visa

While applying for UK short term study visa for a period of three months, I came across this question: "Total Monthly Income from savings, properties or other income, for example from stocks and ...
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Tier 2 dependent child and ILR

We have a child born in UK. We have applied for her Tier 2 dependent visa and she has a valid Tier 2 dependent visa till end of July-2018. Now we have our ILR but it takes few months to get my child ...