General grounds for refusal: about this guidance

Section 1 of the general grounds for refusal that UK Visas and Immigration uses.


About this guidance, general grounds for refusal and checks

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This document is used by UK Visas and Immigration to consider applications from migrants to enter or remain in the UK. It covers general grounds for refusal and checks.

Published 27 November 2013
Last updated 15 January 2018 + show all updates
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