Welcome, U.S. Nonimmigrant Visa Applicants

You are at the official nonimmigrant (temporary) visa information and appointment website for the U.S. Embassy in Portugal.

Restriction of Public Services - 21 to 28 January

Consular Affairs Lisbon will restrict public services from 21 January through 28 January due to construction.

The Nonimmigrant Visa (NIV) Unit will not conduct any interviews, even for expedited cases. However, NIV will continue to process interview waiver cases and diplomatic visas that do not require an in-person interview.

All Consular services will resume on Wednesday, 29 January.


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