New Immigrant Visa Fee announced by USA Embassy
Individuals who are issued U.S. immigrant visas outside of the country have to pay the new USCIS Immigrant Fee of $165 USD with effective from February 1st 2013, in addition to existing visa processing fees, before travelling to the USA.
This new fee is applicable to all immigrant visas except for the
- Children who enter the United States under either the Orphan or Hague adoption programs
- Iraqi and Afghan special immigrants
- Returning residents (SB-1s)
- K-visa holders
Beside these four categories, all other have to pay $165 from Feb 1st.
For complete information on US Immigration visas, call 1800 103 1555 or mail at [email protected].