US visa fee increased

The US Consulate is increasing the visa fee for non-immigrant visas from June 4 as given below. Applicants who purchase their receipts before June 4, should pay the balance  at the time of the interview.

  • Business or tourism (B-1/B-2), crew member (C-1/D), student (F or M), or exchange (J) categories: $140
  • Work visa categories (H, L, O, P, Q, and R): $150

These two receipts can be purchased at approved HDFC Bank branches in India.

  • Applications for treaty trader (E) visas: $390.

This fee has to be paid at the Consulate General.