Welcome, U.S. Immigrant Visa Applicants

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

Information for visa applicants regarding novel coronavirus

As of March 17, 2020, the United States Embassy in London and the U.S. Consulate in Belfast are cancelling routine Immigrant and Nonimmigrant visa appointments. From March 19, the U.S. Embassy and Consulate are not accepting interview waiver applications through the courier-in option for any visa categories. 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-gb/niv/information/faqs#need_earlier_appt or call +44 20 3608 6998 to request an emergency appointment


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