Follow the steps below and you will always know the status of your Application.
1. Complete your K1/K3 Visa Application and mail it to USCIS.
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Once approved your application will be sent to the U.S. Consulate in Manila, Philippines.
2. K1/K3 Visa Approval Notification Letter
You will receive a letter from the U.S. Consular – Immigrant Visa Unit informing you your K1 Visa or K3 Visa (I-129F) petition has been approved and you can schedule an interview.
3. Pay the K1 Visa / K3 Visa Application Fee
The K1/K3 application fee of $240 USD must be paid in Philippine pesos at any BPI. You have 3 options to pay this K1 Visa fee:
- Cash payment at BPI
- Online payment bill option provided by BPI clients
- Online payment through Bancnet
Each K1/K2/K3/K4 visa applicant must pay this fee. This includes your children that are applying with you.
4. Schedule Your K1/K3 Visa Marriage Interview
Once the K1/K3 Visa application fee has been paid, you can schedule your marriage interview. You can schedule your interview online at https://www.ustraveldocs.com/ph/.
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Bring all your required documents to the marriage interview. If you do not, you will be asked to return for another interview.
5. Required Documents
You must bring all the required documents with you to your marriage interview. If you do this correctly your interview will go much quicker. If you do not, you will be asked to return another day with the approprate documents. This can cause a lot of delays and frustration.
When you use the Visa Streamline System – K1 Visa, we will provide this complete list to you ahead of time, so you can be prepared as soon as the U.S. Embassy contacts you.
6. Day of your Marriage Interview.
Arrive at least 1 hour early. The U.S. Consulate is very organized, and you will be guided through to the correct locations. If you have all your documents, you will get a number and go to the different booths to complete your K1 Visa/K3 Visa process.