Welcome, U.S. Immigrant Visa Applicants

You are at the Official Immigrant (permanent) Visa support website for the U.S. Embassy in Brazil.

Urgent information for visa applicants regarding novel coronavirus

As of March 17, 2020, the United States Embassy and Consulates in Brazil are cancelling routine Immigrant and Nonimmigrant visa appointments. From March 17, the U.S. Embassy and Consulates are also not accepting applications through Interview Waiver or Renewal by Mail for any visas.  We will resume routine visa services as soon as possible but are unable to provide a specific date at this time. The MRV fee is valid and may be used for a visa application in the country where it was purchased within one year of the date of payment. If you have an urgent matter and need to travel immediately, please follow the guidance provided at https://ais.usvisa-info.com/en-br/niv/information/faqs#need_earlier_appt, or enter in contact via email brazil_contactus+br+info+en@visaops.net, or by phone (https://ais.usvisa-info.com/en-br/niv/information/contact_us) to request an emergency appointment.


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Review and manage your existing Consular Immigrant Visa Appointment or Returning Resident request.

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