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I need a visa for the country i want to visit overseas. Do I have to disclose my HIV status?

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Some countries have very strict requirements for granting visas, and some do not allow HIV positive people to enter their country at all. Other countries may allow you to enter for short stays, such as on a tourist visa, but will have different requirements for longer or permanent visas. If a visa application form asks you about your HIV status, then you are legally required to disclose it. If you don’t disclose, and... Read more