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British flag Consulate of the United Kingdom in Izmir

Address1442 Sokak No 49
Alsancak PK 300
35220 Izmir
Turkey
Phonelocal: (0232) 463.5151
international: +90.232.463.5151
Faxlocal: (0232) 465.0858
international: +90.232.465.0858

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Stephanie yesilyurt
Tue, 17 Jun 2014 16:46 EDT
Help
Hello my name is Stephanie Yesilyurt I am married to a Turkish man we did marry in 2009 we have 2 children 2 year old girl and a 11 week old boy. I got a visa for their father in 2012 it cost me a lot of money 2 weeks before my daughter was born he returned to Turkey.I had are daughter,Mustafa never contacted till she was 3months old we started talking again and he returned for are daughters 1st birthday while he was here we worked things out and I fell pregnant with are second child.Mustafa went back to Turkey for a month but returned in July 2013 to start a new life.He did not settle here and things was not same between us a lot of bad words from both sides was said and again he returned to Turkey before he left he said dont take it on on children please stay in contact with me which I tried to do but he got home and didn't want to know us.He told my father he would support the children which he has not he said i only want the money for myself a few weeks ago he sent 200 pound but said that's it your not getting anymore I have asked and begged him to see his children on Skype but he refuses gives lots of excuises he stopped writing to ask about them and it made me angry they his children he should care for them he blames me for it but no matter what goes on between us he should not take out on children I have sent him lots pictures of his children he not interested I called his home lots but they kept cancelling the call last week things came to a head and lots words was said and we both said things he told ill take your kids just to hurt you he has been very quiet since then I have been told to get advice and every time I try either solicitors cost a fortune or don't want to know I was told by one solicitor to contact turkish embassy or goverment as we married in Turkey so that's what I am doing so can you tell me my rights and what rights has he on my children he Neva sees them don't support them my son did go hospital few weeks ago I did call him and he told I'm out with my family just let me know how he is so this is not a father who cares hope you can help
Ghasem kaye
Mon, 9 Jun 2014 02:42 EDT
Getting British passports for my daughter and wife
I am a British citizen. I have wife and two daughters age 5 and 13. My younger daughter has British Passport,but my wife and my older daughter have not british passport. What kind of visa I should apply for my wife and my elder daughter so that when we go to England, they get their British Passport. My children are going to private school in Turkey and they want to continue.
my email ghasen_kaye@yahoo.com. My phone 05418985859
Waiting for your urgent reply
Yours sincerely
G. Kaye
Christine Jean Brown
Mon, 9 Jun 2014 01:34 EDT
UK Passport Office.
As all of us are aware, the UK Passport office is not coping with applications. They have had mine for 10 weeks, payment taken immediately on receipt, online progress stating 'in process of examination' on 26th May. 11 days later informed me that I had not sent my old passport so unable to proceed. In other words they have lost it. My residence visa was due for renewal 8thJune, as this is happening to many people who are having to send documents with complete strangers travelling back to UK to speed up process surely an official notice to Turkish government to apologise and explain that it is not our fault that we are left with no identification for so long would be in order. Turkish authorities have improved their systems over the years where we seem to be going backwards. Thank you.
michael mullin
Fri, 30 May 2014 09:13 EDT
health insurance
my wife and myself are two british pensioners we have stayed in didim for 8 years now it looks as if they are about to throw us out because we cannot find any healthcare supplier who charges a reasonable cost can you help us mr british consulate

regards mr m mullin
kathy steadman
Sun, 11 May 2014 14:22 EDT
residency permits
Why is it so hard to renew our residency. We do what we are told then get told its not exceptable.all we want is clarification and not be left in the dark. Its all so worrying . Could someone please help us to get the correct info !!
jean starkey
Tue, 6 May 2014 05:21 EDT
insurance
If you are over 70 years and the new residentiaal application is for 1 year only who will do health insurance as so far none of the insurance companies will do it and it is now part of the forms needed to renew sdk wont because both me and husband are on uk pensions so when will this be sorted out as myhusband had toget a visa to return to turkey which only lasts until july if health cannot be done then like loads of other xpats we will have to sell up and return to uk why does the british consulate not come to an agreement to pay health for uk pension holder like most of the other eu countries us expats would not have these problem
Galagray
Wed, 16 Apr 2014 13:47 EDT
Money - Non Repayment of Loan
Hi I am a UK citizen who had a Turkish partner, I unfortunately loaned him some money, initially to support a new real estate business, but further monies for a number of reasons, (to summarise - previous debt, medical costs, cost of living). I had thought that I was loaning him money until the business started to earn, as we hoped that the business would become sustainable and support us and our family (we both have children from previous relations), however, he has recently stated I gave him money and will not now repay. Is there any advice on how to make him repay? I have the receipts for most of the monetary transactions and some written communications (not full). Any advice appreciated.
Ms Browne
Mon, 10 Feb 2014 04:59 EST
UK Holiday Visa for Turkish citizen & resident
Do you have an e-mail address I can post my full enquiry to ?

Thanks
Elizabeth Lane
Sat, 18 Jan 2014 04:38 EST
DIDIM POSTAL SERVICE
The residents of Altinkum and surrounding areas have not received any mail since November, I myself have been to the main post office twice where I was taken into the sorting office where there was mail everywhere even on the floor, I was informed there are only 4 postmen and 3 sorters for too large an area for them to cover.
I have now been informed on the grapevine that two sacks of mail were given to two ladies from CHATTY CHICKS to sort who have now deposited the letters and cards at U2 bar in Efelah Mah district. God knows what has happened to our parcels.
I think the Consulate should now step in and sort out this situation once and for all.
Sarah Hawkins
Tue, 14 Jan 2014 14:37 EST
SGK
Will there be any more changes to the SKG health insurance rules for British expats. We hope so, because if both my husband and myself have to pay the individual charge, as we cannot afford this, we will have to return to the UK.

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