UK Visa Refusal Rate by Country 2017 | Middle East

This relates to UK Visa Refusal Rate by Country 2017 for the UK Visa and Immigration Applications made from Middle Eastern Countries viz. Bahrain, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Occupied Palestinian Territories, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Syria, UAE and Yemen during the April-June 2017 quarter.

UK Visa Refusal Rate from Middle Eastern Countries

UK Visa Refusal Rate by Country 2017 from Middle East

According to the Official Statistics in April-June 2017 quarter,  79,447 Applications were made for Entry Clearance from Middle Eastern Countries.

77,813 applications were Resolved during the Quarter, and 71,187 Visas were Granted and as many as 6,362 applications were  Refused. Therefore, the overall UK Visa Refusal Rate during the Second Quarter (Q2) of 2017 was 8.18%. Moreover, 264 applications were withdrawn and NO application lapsed during the quarter from Middle Eastern Countries.

UK Visa Application from Bahrain- Grants and Refusal Rate 2017

4,103 Applications were made for Entry Clearance from Bahrain. 4,076 applications were Resolved during the Quarter, and 4,044 Visas were Granted and as many as 27 applications were Refused and 5 applications were withdrawn. Therefore, the overall  UK Visa Refusal Rate from Bahrain during the Second Quarter of 2017 was 0.66%.

UK Visa Application from Iran- Grants and Refusal Rate 2017

6,411 Applications were made for Entry Clearance from Iran. 5,875 applications were  Resolved during the Quarter, and 3,258 Visas were Granted and as many as 2,582 applications were Refused and 35 applications were withdrawn. Therefore, the overall  UK Visa Refusal Rate from Iran during the Q2 of 2017 was 43.95%.

UK Visa Application from Iraq- Grants and Refusal Rate 2017

2,813 Applications were made for Entry Clearance from Iraq. 2,595 applications were  Resolved during the Quarter, and 1,329 Visas were Granted and as many as 1,239 applications were Refused and 27 applications were withdrawn. Therefore, the overall  UK Visa Refusal Rate from Iraq during the Second Quarter of 2017 was  47.75%.

UK Visa Application from Israel- Grants and Refusal Rate 2017

275 Applications were made for Entry Clearance from Israel. 219 applications were  Resolved during the Quarter, 207 Visas were Granted as many as 10  applications were Refused and 2 applications were withdrawn. Therefore, the overall  UK Visa Refusal Rate from Israel during the Second Quarter (Q2) of 2017 was 4.57%.

UK Visa Application from Jordan- Grants and Refusal Rate 2017

4,967 Applications were made for Entry Clearance from Jordan. 4,844 applications were Resolved during the Quarter, and 4,361 Visas were Granted and as many as 460  applications were Refused and 23 applications were withdrawn. Therefore, the overall  UK Visa Refusal Rate from Jordan during the Second Quarter (Q2) of 2017 was 9.50%.

UK Visa Application from Kuwait- Grants and Refusal Rate 2017

3,257 Applications were made for Entry Clearance from Kuwait. 3,113 applications were Resolved during the Quarter, and 3,029 Visas were Granted and as many as 30  applications were Refused and 54 applications were withdrawn. Therefore, the overall  UK Visa Refusal Rate from Kuwait during the Second Quarter (Q2) of 2017 was 0.96%.

UK Visa Application from Lebanon- Grants and Refusal Rate 2017

5,969 Applications were made for Entry Clearance from Lebanon. 5,960 applications were Resolved5,451 Visas were Granted, 489 applications were Refused and 20 applications were withdrawn during the quarter. Therefore, the overall  UK Visa Refusal Rate from Lebanon during the Second Quarter (Q2) of 2017 was 8.20%.

UK Visa Application from Occupied Palestinian Territories

1,374 Applications were made for Entry Clearance from Occupied Palestinian Territories. 1,319 applications were Resolved, 880 Visas were Granted, 415  applications were Refused and 24 applications were withdrawn during the quarter. Therefore, the overall  UK Visa Refusal Rate from Occupied Palestinian Territories during the Second Quarter (Q2) of 2017 was 31.46%.

UK Visa Application from Oman- Grants and Refusal Rate 2017

607 Applications were made for Entry Clearance from Oman. 591 applications were  Resolved, 585 Visas were Granted, 1 application was Refused and 5 applications were withdrawn during the quarter. Therefore, the overall  UK Visa Refusal Rate from Oman during the Second Quarter (Q2) of 2017 was 0.17%.

UK Visa Application from Qatar- Grants and Refusal Rate 2017

1,841 Applications were made for Entry Clearance from Qatar. 1,799 applications were  Resolved, 1,777 Visas were Granted, 19 applications were Refused during the quarter. Therefore, the overall  UK Visa Refusal Rate from Qatar during the Second Quarter (Q2) of 2017 was 1.06%.

UK Visa Application from Saudi Arabia- Grants and Refusal Rate 2017

42,455 Applications were made for Entry Clearance from Saudi Arabia. 42,085  applications were Resolved, 41,870 Visas were Granted, 179 applications were  Refused and 36 applications were withdrawn during the quarter. Therefore, the overall  UK Visa Refusal Rate from Saudi Arabia during the Second Quarter (Q2) of 2017 was 0.43%.

UK Visa Application from Syria- Grants and Refusal Rate 2017

2,845 Applications were made for Entry Clearance from Syria. 2,875 applications were Resolved, 2,259 Visas were Granted, 601 applications were Refused and 15 applications were withdrawn during the quarter. Therefore, the overall  UK Visa Refusal Rate from Syria during the Second Quarter (Q2) of 2017 was 20.90%.

UK Visa Application from UAE- Grants and Refusal Rate 2017

1,713 Applications were made for Entry Clearance from UAE. 1,688 applications were Resolved, 1,663 Visas were Granted, 16 applications were Refused and 9 applications were withdrawn during the quarter. Therefore, the overall  UK Visa Refusal Rate from UAE during the Second Quarter (Q2) of 2017 was 0.95%.

UK Visa Application from Yemen- Grants and Refusal Rate 2017

817 Applications were made for Entry Clearance from Yemen. 774 applications were Resolved, 474 Visas were Granted, 294 applications were Refused and 6 applications were withdrawn during the quarter. Therefore, the overall  UK Visa Refusal Rate from Yemen during the Second Quarter (Q2) of 2017 was 37.98%.

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