Prague, Czech Republic
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last updated on 2016-02-14 by Nikitka85

Phone Number: +420 257 022 000, hit "0" for switchboard
+420 257 022 415 K1, K-3 visa or CR-1/IR-1 visa
E-Mail: PragueIVP@state.gov
Address: Trziste 15
118 01 Praha 1
Working Hours: Weekdays: 8.00 AM - 12.00 AM 1.00PM - 4.00 PM
Best Contact Method: email and phone, both work equally good.
Approx Waiting Time for Interview After Consulate Recieves NVC Package: CR-1/IR-1 Visa: about 1 month, but can be as little as or 3 days.
Issues Packet 3?
Packet 3 Contains: For K-1 and K-3 Visa:

List of required documents:
- valid passport
- birth certificate
- divorce certificate
- police report from all countries you lived for more than 12 months
- 2 photographs 2x2 inches
- medical exam report (they send instructions)
- DS-160 https://ceac.state.gov/genniv/
- certification of intent to marry within 90 days (for the Beneficiary) -only K-1 Visa
- Affidavit of Support I-134 + instructions (+IRS Transcripts)
- The fee $265,00 or equivalent in Czech Crowns (both in cash only)


When you have everything collected, call the embassy to schedule an appointment for your interview. (you can schedule the interview first, before doing the medical exam - not officially, but everyone is doing it)
Issues Packet 4? No
Packet 4 Contents (if known):
Forms to Consulate? None. Just bring everything to your interview.
Other Forms (if any)?
Direct Consular Filing Offered? Yes
If DCF Allowed: For all or only US citizen lawfully resident in country? Residents_Only
Can fiance(e)/spouse attend interview? Yes
Visa fee payment "same day" or "in advance"? Same_Day
Did embassy schedule interview or could you walk-in? Embassy Scheduled
Visa issued same day? Sometimes
If not what's the waiting period? CR-1/IR-1 Visa: the visa is issued 1 - 4 days after the interview. K-1 as well.
Is the Medical exam same day as interview? Prior to Interview
Cost of Medical Exam? 1. Poliklinika Na Narodni, Prague
3600 CZK + 400 CZK for X-rays - if you already have X-rays, it is only 3600 CZK (valid as of Jan 2016)
- it all takes about 1,5 hour.

Health Center medical fee 7500 CZK for adult and 3500 CZK for child (fees valid as of 2013). Medical Fee incl x-rays
List of doctors? 1. Poliklinika Na Národní, Národní třída 9, Praha 1, 3rd floor, tel. 222 075 120
- call when scheduling the appointment
- very pleasant doctor and staff
- you need 5 passport photos (small, Czech size), medical report from your doctor, X-ray results (recommended, it's free when done before the exam), vaccination records (if available)

2. Health Centre, Vodickova 28, Praha 1, tel. 224 220 040, 224 220 037
How many Passport Photo's Required for the medical? 4
How many Passport Photo's Required at the interview? 2
Estimated waiting time at the consulate on the day of interview? 5-40 min
Vaccination requirements?
Cheap and good hotels near the Consulate?
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