Brazil High Season, Submit Applications As Soon As Possible
To ensure timely processing please submit your Brazil applications as soon as possible. San Francisco and New York Consulates require a visa submission appointment that we schedule after receipt of your visa application. Longer lead times will occur.
Processing Delays: Chinese Consulate NY
Due to high volume the Chinese consulate in NY is processing visa requests based on departure dates. At this time only applications from applicants departing March 15th or sooner are being accepted. Applicants need to allow for additional processing time.
Changes To US Travel Policy To Cuba [1/3]
On January 16, 2015 the US Treasury Department implemented changes to the travel policy for US nationals to Cuba. US nationals are no longer required to apply for a license in advance of travel to Cuba...
Changes To US Travel Policy To Cuba [2/3]
However, US nationals are still required to travel under one of the 12 approved categories for legal travel. General tourism is not permitted and US air carriers have not begun direct flights to Cuba...
Changes To US Travel Policy To Cuba [3/3]
Those interested undertaking approved travel to Cuba should consult the Treasury Department's updated guidance.