Applicants who are renewing their nonimmigrant visa may qualify for one of the following special processes. Please read through all of the requirements below carefully.
Under certain conditions, applicants who are renewing a nonimmigrant visa are exempt from biometrics collection and visa interview and do not need to schedule any Consular Section appointment. Applicants in this category may use the Visa Renewal issued AFTER 1 September 2007 trip purpose to courier-in their renewal package via DHL.
This special exemption applies to applicants meeting ALL of the following qualifications:
Applications submitted via courier must include the following documents:
Applicants who are renewing certain visa types and who meet specific criteria are exempt from a visa interview but need to schedule an appointment to submit their biometrics and required documents. Applicants in this category may use the Visa Renewal issued BEFORE 1 September 2007 trip purpose to schedule a biometric appointment.
All applicants who meet the requirements above must schedule an appointment at the Consular Section under the Visa Renewal issued BEFORE 1 September 2007 appointment category in order submit the required documents and have fingerprints collected.
To schedule an appointment, please log into this website and follow the instructions to select the appropriate trip purpose. Alternatively, you may call the Telephone Service. Applicant ages 6-13 are not required to have fingerprints collected. Applicants ages 6-13 who meet the requirements above may courier in their documents.
When you provide information to CSC's Visa Program service as part of the process for scheduling a United States visa interview, paying the United States visa application fee, or otherwise, CSC receives, and then provides your information to the United States Department of State, within the United States pursuant to its contract with the United States Department of State. CSC shares the information you provide with no party other than the United States Department of State and CSC subcontractors and vendors. CSC, CSC’s subcontractors, and CSC vendors may use the information you provide for no other purpose than supporting your United States visa application through CSC’s performance of its contract with the United States Department of State.
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Date July 22, 2013