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Visa applicants, including children, must pay a non-refundable, non-transferable visa application fee, sometimes referred to as an LWA fee, before applying for a nonimmigrant visa. Visa application fees are payable. The type of visa you request for fees. Depending on your visa and your type of visa, you can apply for a visa or “reciprocal fees”. This app is relevant for each type of nonimmigrant visa.

Please note that application fees only for non-immigrant visas are listed here.

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Your visa application fee will not be refunded and you will not be able to transfer it to anyone else. After paying the registration fee, you will receive a receipt. This letter is valid for one year from the date of payment and allows you to arrange your interview with the US Embassy or Consulate. You must meet your expectations while accepting your payment. If you do not hold a job interview within one year of payment, your receipt will expire, you will not be able to arrange a job interview, you will be paid again and the process will begin again.

Visa Types and Application Fee Amounts

The application fees are listed below and apply to a visa application. The application fee for the most common non-immigrant visa is $ 160. It includes tourist, business, student and exchange visas. Most visa-based petitions, such as employment and religious visas, cost $ 190. The K-Visa is worth 265 USD and the e-Visa fee is 205 USD. The following tables provide a complete list of visa types and fees.

Exchange Rate
Current Consular Exchange Rate: 145.00 PKR = 1 USD
Current Rate Valid Through: 08/04/2019

Visa Types and Conditions with No Fee Required

Visa Applicants A, G, C-2, C-3, NATO and Diplomatic (as defined at 22 CFR 41.26);
Candidates with J-Visa and participate in an official exchange of educational and cultural exchanges of the United States Government;
The term “visa” is used when a visa is issued if the original visa is not properly attached to the visa.
Candidates are exempted by international agreements, including members and missionaries at United Nations Headquarters recognized by the United Nations General Assembly and members of their immediate family.
Candidates traveling to provide certain non-profit services;
US government employees in official affairs; and,
A parent, sibling, spouse or the son of a US government employee is murdered as part of his service and goes to the funeral and/or funeral of an employee; or a parent, sibling, spouse or daughter of a US Government employee who is being revisited as part of their duty to visit during emergency treatment and a recovery.

Other Fees

In some cases, additional visa fees are paid directly to the National Visa Center, the US Embassy, the US Consulate or the Department of Homeland Security.

Nonimmigrant Visa Issuance (“Reciprocity”) Fees

Applicants from several countries may be required to pay a visa issued by the approval of the application. These fees are based on “reciprocity” (billed by another country to a US citizen for a similar visa). The United States is struggling to remove visa fees, but if a foreign government imposes US citizen fees on certain types of visas, they charge “fellows” fees to state citizens for a similar visa type. Visit the US State Department website for more information on visa fees.

SEVIS fees

The Student Information Exchange System (SEVIS) is an Internet-based system that allows F, M and J visa participants (and their family members) to receive original documentation (I-20). or DS-2019) from the date of receipt for graduation/graduation or completion/completion of the program.

Major visa applicants F, M, and J: Check with your US school if your information is entered into SEVIS. You must pay separate SEVIS fees in addition to the visa application fee.

SEVIS Fee Exception

Applicants participating in a US-sponsored program (programs with codes beginning with G-1, G-2, G-3, G-7) will not be required to pay SEVIS fees.

Blanket L Fees (Fraud Prevention and Detection Fee

New Principal Applicants for whom an L-Status Total Application is required to pay a fraud prevention and detention fee of US $ 500. This fee must be paid to the Consular Section Cashier on the day of the investigation. If the next L-1 visa application is based on a new I-129S form, fraud prevention and detection fees must be billed again.

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The Association for Computing Machinery does not issue formal invitation letters for visas to attend ACM sponsored conferences such as ACM ICMR 2019. We can however issue a visa support letter. The following info should be posted on the conference website:

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