Consulate information


1156 15th Street NW, Suite 515, Washington, DC 20005

Phone: (202) 331-0270 Website

Important Facts

  • COVID-19 REGULATIONS (subject to change).  Travelers who in the past 21 days have been in Brazil or India are not allowed to enter. Travelers must have a printed negative Covid-19 PCR test results issued at most 72 hours before departure from the first embarkation point and at most 120 hours before arrival. Travelers are subject to medical screening and quarantine at their own expense. This does not apply to travelers younger than 12 years. For up to date information, please click this link
  • Passport must have at least six (6) months validity beyond the completion of a trip and at least two (2) blank visa pages.
  • NO VISA REQUIRED for nationals of Singapore.
  • VISA ON ARRIVAL for most nationals. Travelers must hold a valid passport and a return/onward ticket.
  • For more information and questions contact the GC Visa office.
Visa Application Requirements US NON-US
Valid passport
Completed and signed application form
The application must be typewritten. Not handwritten.
Passport size photos - one (1) photo
White background and should be free of shadows, in color and clear, without glasses. Applicants must directly face camera w/ a neutral expression and clearly visible eyes.
Copy of valid passport's vital information page
Copy of flight itinerary
A round trip travel airline ticket with traveler's name.
Letter of support (Business visa only)
The GC Visa office will provide
Proof of valid legal residency in the US (copy only)
Be ready to show the original when applying in person.
Yellow fever certificate

Forms and Links

Application form

Processing Time

Processing timeService type
2 business daysRegular

Fee per Visa

Payment Method: Cash, Money Order,

Type of VisaFee per VisaType of entryTerm of visa
Short stay30.00SingleUp to 90 days
Transit15.00Single15 days

Additional Notes

  • Allow (2) two extra days for GC Visa Office to process your application.
  • For Long Term/Work Visa and Children under 18, Contact GC Visa Office.
  • Please note that Embassies/Country Representative Offices change the requirements on a regular basis without notifying us.
  • There is a GC surcharge for our services.

Last updated: August 1, 2022