Effective May 30, 2023, the application fee for U.S. visitor visas and other non-petition-based, non-immigrant visas will increase from $160 to $185. Petition-based (H, L, O, P, Q, and R) visa fees will increase from $190 to $205. E visa application fees will increase from $205 to $315. Please take note of these changes before submitting an application.

Applicants who have already paid the application fee prior to the date this change goes into effect and have a valid, non-expired receipt will not have to pay any additional application fees to make an appointment.

Applicants who have already been interviewed and are under administrative processing will not have to pay any additional application fees.

The U.S. Embassy is committed to providing efficient visa processing services to ensure international visitors can travel to the United States. The visa application fees are calculated based on the cost of providing this service.

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