State Dept. Publishes Schedule Of Fees For Consular Services

[Federal Register: June 28, 2010 (Volume 75, Number 123)]
[Rules and Regulations]              
[Page 36522-36535]
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22 CFR Parts 22 and 51

[Public Notice: 7068]
RIN 1400-AC58


New Schedule of Consular Fees to Take Effect on July 13, 2010

  Office of the Spokesman Washington, DC
June 28, 2010

On June 28, 2010, the U.S. Department of State published its Schedule of Fees for Consular Services in the Federal Register. The schedule includes fees for passports, immigrant visas and other consular services. The changes will take effect on July 13, 2010, 15 days after publication in the Federal Register. The revised fees will cover actual operating expenses for the 301 overseas consular posts, 23 domestic passport agencies and other centers that provide these consular services to U.S. and foreign citizens.


DOS Travel Alert for Football World Cup in South Africa

South Africa

May 25, 2010

The Department of State alerts U.S. citizens traveling to or residing in South Africa to safety and security issues related to the FIFA World Cup taking place in nine cities across the country from June 11 to July 11, 2010.  This travel alert expires July 31, 2010.  Full information about the World Cup for American visitors is available on the U.S. Mission to South Africa's dedicated World Cup website.

Countries and Nations: 

Nonimmigrant Visa Application Fees to Increase June 4

 Office of the Spokesman Washington, DC
May 24, 2010

On May 20, 2010, the Department of State published an interim final rule in the Federal Register to increase nonimmigrant visa application processing fees, also called the Machine-Readable Visa (MRV) fee, and Border Crossing Card (BCC) fees. The interim final rule also establishes a tiered structure with separate fees for different nonimmigrant visa categories. The new fees are scheduled to go into effect on June 4, 2010.

Team Notes: 
PRN: 2010/669
Nonimmigrant Visas: 


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