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last updated on 2017-01-18 by mrsrasco
Consulate Phone Number: (02) 976-8500 to 02 – for calls within the Philippines and other countries aside from mainland United States
(703) 520-2235 – for calls from mainland United States.
Consulate E-Mail: Email: For Non Immigrant inquiries (other than K visas) – For Immigrant Visa case-specific inquiries and K visas –
Address: Embassy of the United States of America
1201 Roxas Boulevard
Ermita, Manila
Philippines 1001
Working Hours: 8 a.m. to noon. The office is closed on Filipino and American holidays.
Best Way to Contact Consulate: via Phone/E-mail
Approx Waiting Time for interview date from when the Consulate receives the package from the NVC: Average of 80 days as of Sep 8, 2011.
Issues a Packet 3?
Packet 3 Contains: Everything is online, wait for a letter to arrive.
Issues a Packet 4? No
Packet 4 contents (if known): *Packet 4 is delivered from the Embassy.

For K Visa applicants:
- Appointment letter and interview
- DS-166 form
- I-199 form

- Appointment letter for interview
- Instructions for medical exam
What forms should be send back to the Consulate? All.
Other Forms (if any)? None.

Consulate offers Direct Consular Filing? Yes
If so, for all or only for US citizen who is lawfully resident in your country? All
Can fiance(e)/spouse attend the interview? Yes
Visa fee payment "same day" or "in advance"? Same_Day
Did the embassy schedule your interview or could you walk-in? Embassy Scheduled
Visa issued same day? Yes
If not whats the waiting period?
Is the Medical exam same day as interview? Prior to Interview
Cost of Medical Exam? PHP 16,043 pesos only paid at St. Luke's. Child under 15 years is P8600 (11/22/16)
List of doctors? St. Luke's
1177 J. Bocobo Street
Ermita, Manila
tel.: 520-0213 and 520-8629
How many Passport Photo's Required for the medical? 4
How many Passport Photo's Required at the interview? 1
Estimated waiting time at the consulate on the day of interview? If you have an appointment you can get there about an hour before the interview and it will take about 2 hours from the time you get your ticket number to finish.
Vaccination requirements? MMR
Influenza (optional)
Cheap and good hotels near the Consulate?
Additional Info?

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