The National Visa Center (NVC) performs fee collection, document review, and schedules interviews for immigrant visa cases for U.S. Embassies and Consulates General, except the Consulate General in Guangzhou, China, which schedules its own interviews.
Each intending immigrant must complete and submit an Application for Immigrant Visa and Alien Registration, accompanied by civil documents, to the National Visa Center (NVC).
All applicants must follow the steps listed below.
IMPORTANT NOTICE: Pay close attention to the police certificate requirements. Specific police certificate request forms are required in some places to request and obtain the applicable police certificate(s).
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