Consulate information


2833 M Street NW, Washington, DC 20007

Consular hours: Mon to Fri  9 am – 1 pm

Phone: (202) 333-7117 Website

Important Facts

  • COVID-19 REGULATIONS (Subject to change). Travelers must present a “Health Declaration Form” upon arrival. 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 two (2) blank visa pages.
  • NO VISA REQUIRED for nationals of Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Kazakhstan, Serbia, USA and other few countries for a maximum stay of 90 days; for nationals of Canada, Germany, Japan, Russian Fed., Singapore and other countries for a maximum stay of 30 days; for nationals of Philippines for a maximum stay of 21 days. Non-visa regime list
  • For more information and questions contact the GC Visa office.
Visa Application Requirements 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 flight itinerary
A round trip travel airline ticket with traveler's name.
Proof of valid legal residency in the US (copy only)
Be ready to show the original when applying in person.

* No letter of invitation is required for Tourist Visa

Forms and Links

Application Form

Processing Time

Processing timeService type
3 to 7 business daysRegular

Fee per Visa

Payment Method: Money Order,

Type of VisaFee per VisaType of entryTerm of visa
Non-US Nationals
50.00SingleUp to 90 days
Non-US Nationals
65.00DoubleUp to 90 days
Non-US Nationals
105.00MultipleUp to 6 months
Non-US Nationals
205.00Multiple6 months to 1 year

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: October 11, 2022