Welcome, U.S. Immigrant Visa Applicants

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

Information for visa applicants regarding novel coronavirus

As of March 16th, 2020, the United States Embassy in Paris France is cancelling existing immigrant visa appointments and, with limited exceptions, is not accepting new ones until further notice. We will resume routine visa services as soon as possible. If you have an urgent matter regarding your visa application, please follow the guidance provided at https://ais.usvisa-info.com/en-fr/iv or contact us at ParisIVpending@state.gov. For more information regarding the presidential proclamation, please go to https://travel.state.gov/content/travel/en/traveladvisories/ea/Presidential-Proclamation-Coronavirus.html.


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