General grounds for refusal (modernised guidance)

This collection brings together the modernised guidance about general grounds for refusal used by UK Visas and Immigration.

This collections contains instructions on general grounds for refusal of entry clearance and leave to remain.


Published 31 March 2014
Last updated 6 April 2017 + show all updates
  1. New guidance on the requirement for a criminal record certificate.
  2. Updated guidance.
  3. Updated guidance.
  4. First published.