UK Visa Applications from Central and South American Countries

This relates to UK Visa Applications from Central and South American CountriesUK Visa Applications from Central and South American Countries for the UK Visa and Immigration Applications made from Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Aruba, The Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Bolivia, Bonaire, Sint Eustatius and Saba, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Curacao, Dominica, The Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, French Guiana, Grenada, Guadeloupe, Guatemala, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Jamaica, Martinique, Mexico, Netherlands Antilles, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, St. Kitts and Nevis, St. Lucia, St. Maarten (Dutch Part), St. Martin (French Part), St. Pierre and Miquelon, St. Vincent and the Grenadines, Surinam, Trinidad and Tobago, Uruguay and Venezuela during April-June 2017 quarter.

UK Visa Refusal Rate by Country

According to the Official Statistics in April-June 2017 quarter, 26,749 Applications were made for Entry Clearance from Central and South American Countries. 25,411 applications were Resolved during the Quarter, and 23,212 Visas were Granted and as many as 2,084 applications were Refused. Therefore, the overall UK Visa Refusal Rate during the Second Quarter (Q2) of 2017 was 8.20%. Moreover, 115 applications were withdrawn and NO application lapsed during the quarter from Central and South American Countries.

Antigua and Barbuda

Applications were made for Entry Clearance from Antigua and Barbuda. applications were Resolved during the Quarter and 3 Visas were Granted.

Argentina

152 Applications were made for Entry Clearance from Argentina. 141 applications were Resolved during the Quarter, 132 Visas were Granted, 8 applications were Refused and ONE application was withdrawn. The UK Visa Refusal Rate from Argentina during the Second Quarter (Q2) of 2017 was 5.67%.

Aruba

NO application was submitted or resolved during the quarter from Aruba.

The Bahamas

12 Applications were made for Entry Clearance from the Bahamas. applications were Resolved during the Quarter, 7 Visas were Granted, ONE application was Refused. The UK Visa Refusal Rate from the Bahamas during the Second Quarter (Q2) of 2017 was 12.50%.

Barbados

55 Applications were made for Entry Clearance from Barbados. 34 applications were Resolved during the Quarter, 27 Visas were Granted, 7 applications were Refused. The UK Visa Refusal Rate from Barbados during the Second Quarter (Q2) of 2017 was 20.59%.

Belize

Applications were made for Entry Clearance from Belize. applications were Resolved during the Quarter, 5 Visas were Granted.

Bolivia

525 Applications were made for Entry Clearance from Bolivia. 498 applications were Resolved during the Quarter, 438 Visas were Granted, 54 applications were Refused and 6 applications were withdrawn. The UK Visa Refusal Rate from Bolivia during the Second Quarter (Q2) of 2017 was 10.84%.

Bonaire, Sint Eustatius and Saba

NO application was submitted or resolved during the quarter from Bonaire, Sint Eustatius and Saba.

Brazil

1,086 Applications were made for Entry Clearance from Brazil. 970 applications were Resolved during the Quarter, 837 Visas were Granted, 121 applications were Refused and 12 applications were withdrawn. The UK Visa Refusal Rate from Brazil during the Second Quarter (Q2) of 2017 was 12.47%.

Chile

208 Applications were made for Entry Clearance from Chile. 178 applications were Resolved during the Quarter, 163 Visas were Granted, 15 applications were Refused. The UK Visa Refusal Rate from Chile during the Second Quarter (Q2) of 2017 was 8.43%.

Colombia

11,084 Applications were made for Entry Clearance from Colombia. 10,764 applications were Resolved during the Quarter, 10,344 Visas were Granted, 395 applications were Refused and 25 applications were withdrawn. The UK Visa Refusal Rate from Colombia during the Second Quarter (Q2) of 2017 was 3.67%.

Costa Rica

23 Applications were made for Entry Clearance from Costa Rica. 20 applications were Resolved during the Quarter, 19 Visas were Granted, ONE application was Refused.  UK Visa Refusal Rate from Costa Rica during the Second Quarter (Q2) of 2017 was 5.00%.

Cuba

664 Applications were made for Entry Clearance from Cuba. 595 applications were Resolved during the Quarter, 502 Visas were Granted, 81 applications were Refused and 12 applications were withdrawn. The UK Visa Refusal Rate from Cuba during the Second Quarter (Q2) of 2017 was 13.61%.

Curacao

NO application was submitted or resolved during the quarter from Curacao.

Dominica

39 Applications were made for Entry Clearance from Dominica. 32 applications were Resolved during the Quarter, 12 Visas were Granted, 20 applications were Refused. The UK Visa Refusal Rate from Dominica during the Second Quarter (Q2) of 2017 was 62.50%.

The Dominican Republic

839 Applications were made for Entry Clearance from the Dominican Republic. 827 applications were Resolved during the Quarter, 731 Visas were Granted, 96  applications were Refused. The UK Visa Refusal Rate from the Dominican Republic during the Second Quarter (Q2) of 2017 was 11.61%.

Ecuador

1,948 Applications were made for Entry Clearance from Ecuador. 1,849 applications were Resolved during the Quarter, 1,712 Visas were Granted, 129 applications were Refused and 8 applications were withdrawn. The UK Visa Refusal Rate from Ecuador during the Second Quarter (Q2) of 2017 was 6.98%.

El Salvador

Applications were made for Entry Clearance from El Salvador. applications were Resolved during the Quarter, 6 Visas were Granted.

French Guiana

NO application was submitted or resolved during the quarter from French Guiana.

Grenada

12 Applications were made for Entry Clearance from Grenada. 14 applications were Resolved during the Quarter, 14 Visas were Granted.

Guadeloupe

NO application was submitted or resolved during the quarter from Guadeloupe.

Guatemala

Applications were made for Entry Clearance from Guatemala. applications were Resolved during the Quarter and 6 Visas were Granted.

Guyana

465 Applications were made for Entry Clearance from Guyana. 429 applications were Resolved during the Quarter, 373 Visas were Granted, 53 applications were Refused and 3 applications were withdrawn. The UK Visa Refusal Rate from Guyana during the Second Quarter (Q2) of 2017 was 12.35%.

Haiti

106 Applications were made for Entry Clearance from Haiti. 100 applications were Resolved during the Quarter, 89 Visas were Granted, 10 applications were Refused one ONE application was withdrawn. The UK Visa Refusal Rate from Haiti during the Second Quarter (Q2) of 2017 was 10.00%.

Honduras

17 Applications were made for Entry Clearance from Honduras. 19 applications were Resolved during the Quarter, 13 Visas were Granted, 6 applications were Refused. The UK Visa Refusal Rate from Honduras during the Second Quarter (Q2) of 2017 was 31.58%.

Jamaica

3,571 Applications were made for Entry Clearance from Jamaica. 3,296 applications were Resolved during the Quarter, 2,623 Visas were Granted, 661 applications were Refused and 12 applications were withdrawn. The UK Visa Refusal Rate from Jamaica during the Second Quarter (Q2) of 2017 was 20.05%.

Martinique

NO application was submitted or resolved during the quarter from Martinique.

Mexico

357 Applications were made for Entry Clearance from Mexico. 299 applications were Resolved during the Quarter, 275 Visas were Granted, 22 applications were Refused and 2 applications were withdrawn. The UK Visa Refusal Rate from Mexico during the Second Quarter (Q2) of 2017 was 7.36%.

Netherlands Antilles

NO application was submitted or resolved during the quarter from Netherlands Antilles.

Nicaragua

Applications were made for Entry Clearance from Nicaragua. applications were Resolved during the Quarter, 4 Visas were Granted, 2 applications were Refused. The UK Visa Refusal Rate from Nicaragua during the Second Quarter (Q2) of 2017 was 33.33%.

Panama

Applications were made for Entry Clearance from Panama. applications were Resolved during the Quarter, 8 Visas were Granted, ONE application was Refused. The UK Visa Refusal Rate from Panama during the Second Quarter (Q2) of 2017 was 11.11%.

Paraguay

11 Applications were made for Entry Clearance from Paraguay. 15 applications were Resolved during the Quarter and 15 Visas were Granted.

Peru

3,599 Applications were made for Entry Clearance from Peru. 3,391 applications were Resolved during the Quarter, 3,168 Visas were Granted, 201 applications were Refused and 22 applications were withdrawn. The UK Visa Refusal Rate from Peru during the Second Quarter (Q2) of 2017 was 5.93%.

St. Kitts and Nevis

17 Applications were made for Entry Clearance from St. Kitts and Nevis. 21  applications were Resolved during the Quarter, 12 Visas were Granted, 8 applications were Refused and ONE application was withdrawn. The UK Visa Refusal Rate from St. Kitts and Nevis during the Second Quarter (Q2) of 2017 was 38.10%.

St. Lucia

18 Applications were made for Entry Clearance from St. Lucia. 14 applications were Resolved during the Quarter, 12 Visas were Granted, 2 applications were Refused. The UK Visa Refusal Rate from St. Lucia during the Second Quarter (Q2) of 2017 was 14.29%.

St Maarten (Dutch Part)

NO application was submitted or resolved during the quarter from St Maarten (Dutch Part).

St. Martin (French Part)

NO application was submitted or resolved during the quarter from St. Martin (French Part).

St. Pierre and Miquelon

NO application was submitted or resolved during the quarter from St. Pierre and Miquelon.

St. Vincent and the Grenadines

17 Applications were made for Entry Clearance from St. Vincent and the Grenadines15 applications were Resolved during the Quarter, 10 Visas were Granted, 4  applications were Refused and ONE application was withdrawn. The UK Visa Refusal Rate from St. Vincent and the Grenadines during the Second Quarter (Q2) of 2017 was 26.67%.

Surinam

34 Applications were made for Entry Clearance from Surinam. 28 applications were Resolved during the Quarter, 21 Visas were Granted, 7 applications were Refused. The UK Visa Refusal Rate from Surinam during the Second Quarter (Q2) of 2017 was 25.00%.

Trinidad and Tobago

56 Applications were made for Entry Clearance from Trinidad and Tobago. 46  applications were Resolved during the Quarter, 42 Visas were Granted, 4 applications were Refused. The UK Visa Refusal Rate from Trinidad and Tobago during the Second Quarter (Q2) of 2017 was 8.70%.

Uruguay

12 Applications were made for Entry Clearance from Uruguay. 10 applications were Resolved during the Quarter, 10 Visas were Granted.

Venezuela

1,783 Applications were made for Entry Clearance from Venezuela. 1,763 applications were Resolved during the Quarter, 1,579 Visas were Granted, 175 applications were Refused and 9 applications were withdrawn. The UK Visa Refusal Rate from Venezuela during the Second Quarter (Q2) of 2017 was 9.93%.

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