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Consulate Important Closure Announcement:

All consulate offices and the passport Agency will be closed Thursday 23, November for the U.S.A Thanksgiving holiday.


Brazil consulate:


Nov 10, Nov 23, and Nov 24

China consulate:


Nov 10, Nov 23, and Nov 24

Israel consulate:


Nov 10 and Nov 23

Japan consulate:


Nov 10, Nov 23, and Nov 24

South Korea consulate:


Nov 10 and Nov 23

Vietnam consulate:


Nov 10 and Nov 23

Important Alert:

China:

Effective immediately - Nov 25th

There are now more requirements for China visas not listed on our current China visa requirements page. Please call us or email prc@visanetwork.com if you fall under Los Angeles consulate or Houston's consulate jurisdiction.

China:

Effective immediately - Nov 15th

China visa applications are subject to strict jurisdiction rules. Some China consulates do not offer expedite processes, please call our office for the current turn around times IF YOU DO NOT FALL UNDER SAN FRANCISCO CHINA CONSULATE'S JURISDICTION.

Russia:

Effective immediately - Aug 31st

Due to the immediate closure of the San Francisco Russian consulate, processing time will be 3-5 weeks for all incoming Russian visa requests regardless of what jurisdiction you fall under. Please email our Russia desk at russia@visanetwork.com or call our office to discuss your specific case and the best option available for you.

India:

Effective immediately - Jul 26th

Please note that, effective immediately, the Indian visa center, CKGS, will ship your passport back to you directly after your Indian visa is ready. They will ship to the home address you provide on your visa application for Fed Ex Standard overnight delivery. You will receive an email with the tracking number of the package, once it becomes available from the India visa center. They will not allow any third-party company to pick up your passport on your behalf, therefore, please ensure that the address you provide on the 2-page India visa application form is correct BEFORE you send your documents to our office!

China:

Effective immediately - May 3rd

The China consulate is implementing strict rules on the passport photos they require on their applications. Please use the following link as a reference. Any application that does not follow these requirements will not be accepted by the consulate. Requirements for Chinese Visa Photos

India:

Effective immediately - Apr 11th

Due to a CKGS transition process last week, expect processing times to be delayed an additional 5 working days or more from our processing time schedule.

Thailand:

Effective immediately - Mar 8th

The Consulate of Thailand in Portland, Oregon will be closed from March 6th until March 16th, reopening on Monday March 20th. All Thailand visas requests during this time frame will need to be processed through the Thailand Consulate General of the applicants jurisdiction. Please call Visa Network for details.

China:

Effective immediately - Jan 29rd

New requirements for China visa, please refer to our requirements page: http://www.visanetwork.com/v_c.shtml

Hong Kong:

Effective immediately - Jan 23rd

The Pre-arrival Registration for Indian passport holders will be implemented on 23 January 2017. The online service for "Pre-arrival Registration for Indian Nationals" is now opened for a visit to Hong Kong for up to 14 days. http://www.immd.gov.hk/eng/services/visas/pre-arrival_registration_for_indian_nationals.html#

China:

Effective immediately - Jan 12th

China consulate will no longer honor any rush visa request from any European passport holder.

U.S passport:

Effective immediately - Oct 29th

Passport pictures should not contain glasses! Passport pictures with glasses will not be accepted by the government.

Vietnam:

Effective immediately - Aug 29th, the Vietnam consulate in San Francisco is now issuing 1 yr multiple entry visas for tourism and business USA passports applicants. Please note that this new provision will only be granted to US Passport holders.
Single/multiple entry visas for 1 or 3 months will be available for Non-US passport holders only.
There are no additional paperwork required aside from what is listed on our Visa Requirement page.

Australia ETA:

Effective immediately - 8/29, we are able to process ETA visa requests (Australia E-Visa) for the following countries ONLY:

  1. USA
  2. Brunei
  3. Hong Kong
  4. Japan
  5. Malaysia
  6. Singapore
  7. South Korea
Please follow the instructions at the bottom of the ETA application form. The process takes up to 5 days.

Important: If you hold a passport not mentioned in the list above, please refer to our visa requirements section for a complete list of the documents you will need to send to our office to obtain a visa for Australia. Please be advise that there is no rush option available.