Consulate information


1225 23rd Street NW, Washington, DC 20037

Consular hours: Mon to Fri  8:30 am – 1 pm

Phone: (202) 774-5450 Website

Important Facts

  • COVID-19 REGULATIONS (Subject to change). Covid-19 entry regulations have been lifted.
  • APPLY IN PERSON. Any national requiring a tourist visa must obtain an appointment and appear in person. Please contact the GC Visa office to make the appointment.
  • Passport must have six (6) months validity beyond the completion of a trip and at least two (2) blank visa pages.
  • NO VISA REQUIRED for nationals of Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Indonesia, and Mexico for a maximum stay of 183 days; for nationals of Finland, France, Germany, Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Spain, and Switzerland for a maximum stay of 90 days. 
  • NO VISA REQUIRED for nationals of Argentina, Australia, Bolivia, Canada,   Jamaica, Japan, Philippines, Russian Fed., Singapore, South Africa, Trinidad & Tobago, UK and USA traveling as a tourist for a maximum stay of 183 days; for nationals of Costa Rica traveling as a tourist for a maximum stay of 90 days; for nationals of Dominican Rep. traveling as a tourist for a maximum stay of 60 days.
  • NO VISA REQUIRED for nationals of India with a 6 months valid visa issued by the USA and other countries for a maximum stay of 180 days.
  • 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.
Invitation letter
Letter should be addressed to the Consulate General of the Embassy or Immigration officer of the country. Must include: applicant's name as in passport, passport number, detailing the reason for traveling, dates, name, address and telephone number of the host.
Police clearance report
Bank statements (last three (3) months)
Copy of flight itinerary
A round trip travel airline ticket with traveler's name.
Copy of hotel reservation/Evidence of address while staying in the country.
Letter of support
The GC Visa office will provide
Copy of driver's license
Proof of valid legal residency in the US (copy only)
Be ready to show the original when applying in person.

Note: Nationals who require a Tourist Visa must provide any ONE of these documents legalized by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Peru: Hotel reservation, Tour package booking, or Invitation letter.

Forms and Links

Application Form

Fee per Visa

Type of VisaFee per VisaType of entryTerm of visa
Tourist30.00SingleUp to 90 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: November 16, 2022