Pay Application Fee

All applicants, including children, are required to pay the application processing fee which is appropriate to the type of visa.  This payment is only made on the United States Embassy grounds through the Consular cashier. This payment may only be made with U.S. dollars with exact change.  The U.S. Embassy has specific requirements (PDF 2.44 MB) for the condition of U.S. dollars.  The Embassy will not accept U.S. dollars that are dirty, damaged, torn, marked, stamped, nor older than 1997. The Consular Section does not accept Uzbek soum for payment.  Applicants should keep in mind that the visa application fee is not refunded in the event of a visa refusal.

Applicants for all visas that are not petition-based, including B1/B2 tourist and business visitor visas and all student and exchange-visitor visas, will pay a fee of $160.

Applicants for petition-based visas will pay an application fee of $190.  These categories include:

  • H visa for temporary workers and trainees
  • L visa for intracompany transferees
  • O visa for aliens with extraordinary ability
  • P visa for athletes, artists and entertainers
  • Q visa for international cultural exchange visitors
  • R visa for religious occupations

The application fee for K visas for fiancé(e)s of U.S. citizens will be $265.  The fee for E visas for treaty-traders and treaty-investors will be $205.