2013 Visa News
18 September 2013 State Department on 2015 Diversity Visa Program Registration Online registration for the 2015 Diversity Visa (DV-2015) Program will begin on Tuesday, October 1, 2013 at 12:00 noon, Eastern Daylight Time (EDT) (GMT-4), and end on Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 12:00 noon, Eastern Daylight Time (EDT) (GMT-4).
02 August 2013 Announcement on Visa Changes for Same-Sex Couples Sec Kerry announces same-sex couple visa change at U.S. Embassy, London.
11 July 2013 New Visa Information and Appointment Booking Service On July 26, 2013 the Embassy in London and Consulate General in Belfast will transition to a new visa information and appointment booking system, which includes a free online appointment booking service for nonimmigrant visa applicants.
16 January 2013 New USCIS immigrant fee to be implemented
Visa Waiver Program (VWP)
Citizens of certain countries may be eligible to travel to the United States visa free under the Visa Waiver Program if they are traveling for business, pleasure or are in transit, and they meet certain requirements. Read more about the Visa Waiver Program.