Important Changes to Consular Fees

Prague, September 4 — Beginning on September 12, 2014, the fees for some consular services will change.  Amendments to the Schedule of Consular Fees include the following:

Nonimmigrant Visa Processing Fees
Type of Visa Previous Fee New Fee
Treaty Investor and Trader visas (E) $270 $205
Fiancé(e) visas (K) $240 $265
Border Crossing Card (under age 15) $15 $16
Immigrant Visa Processing Fees
Type of Visa Previous Fee New Fee
Immediate Relative and Family Preference Applications $230 $325
Employment-Based Applications $405 $345
Special Immigrant Visa Applicants (except for Diversity Visa applicants) $220 $205
Determining Returning Resident Status $275 $180
Waiver of Two-Year Residency Requirement $215 $120
Affidavit of Support Review (only when reviewed domestically) $88 $120
Citizens’ and Administrative Services
Type of Visa Previous Fee New Fee
Administrative Processing of Formal Renunciation of Citizenship $450 $2,350
Charge for Consular Time (for fee services performed outside of normal business hours or away from the office) $231 $135

You may find  the Complete schedule of fees for consular services in this PDF file (530 kB).

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