Welcome, U.S. Immigrant Visa Applicants

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

Urgent information for visa applicants regarding novel coronavirus

As of Monday, March 16, 2020 the United States Consulate in Montevideo, Uruguay is cancelling routine Immigrant and Nonimmigrant visa appointments. From Tuesday, March 17, 2020 the U.S. Consulate is also not accepting applications through our Mail-in/Dropbox services. 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-uy/niv/information/faqs#need_earlier_appt  to request an emergency appointment.

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