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last updated on 2022-03-11 by CRoc91

Phone Number: Callers in Haiti: +509 2812 2929
Callers in the United States: +1 703 544 7842.
E-Mail: support-Haiti@ustraveldocs.com acspap@state.gov
Address: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince
Consular Section
Boulevard du 15 Octobre
Tabarre 41
Tabarre, Haiti
Working Hours: 7:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. From Monday to Friday; Closed on Haitian & USA holidays
Best Contact Method: Phone or email
Approx Waiting Time for Interview After Consulate Recieves NVC Package:
Issues Packet 3?

The Consulate now use DHL International there are (4) locations:

1). Port-Au-Prince: DHL International PAP, 17 Blvd. T. Louverture, Port-Au-Prince, Haiti.
2). Carrefour: DHL International Carrefour, Rte Nationale #2 Diquini, Immeuble Delimart, Carrefour.
3). Petion-Ville: DHL International Petion-Ville, 19, Rue Clerveaux, Petion-Ville.
4). Cap-Haitien: DHL International Cap-Haitien, 164, Rue 5A, Cap-Haitien.

*Bring all items listed below to the interview with you with: You can use an expandable folder if needed.*

Packet 3 is the instruction detailing steps required to set up interview.
First complete Form DS-160, Online Nonimmigrant Visa Application. You (and any eligible children applying for K-4 visas) must: (1) complete Form DS-160 and (2) print the DS-160 confirmation page to bring to your interview.
Next create account on ustraveldocs.com/ht Once account is created follow step to obtain CGI receipt print and pay visa fee. Visa fee can only b paid in Haitian Gourde in Haiti at SOGEXPRESS. Before scheduling for interview please make sure all supporting documents are in order. extrait de certificate de naissance with archives Nationales (orginal and copy).
A passport valid for travel to the United States and with a validity date at least six months beyond your intended period of stay in the U.S.
Divorce or death certificate(s)/decrees of any previous spouse(s) for both you and the U.S. citizen sponsor
Police certificates from your present country of residence and all countries where you have lived for six months or more since age 16 (Police certificates are also required for accompanying children age 16 or older)
Medical examination Evidence of financial support (Form I-134, Affidavit of Support with tax returns, may be requested)
six (6) 2x2 photographs. See the required photo format explained in Photograph Requirements
Evidence of relationship with your U.S. citizen fianc�(e)such as: photos, Itinerary for trips with boarding passes, Bring copy of appointment letter, Visa fee receipt from payment of fees, phone bills, and a (2)Copy of your passport Bio Page(the Beneficiary will need only).


After the interview is complete and you are approved it will take 5 to 15 days to receive your passport back from the Consulate via DHL International for pick-up at any of the (4) locations listed above. Your fianc� will need a copy of the appointment letter and a copy of the email sent by ustraveldocs that states this message: Your document(s) have been collected from the US Embassy/Consulate. The passport number# and with the DHL International Location you have chosen for pick-up.

Issues Packet 4? No
Packet 4 Contents (if known): UPDATE: Packet 4 includes instructions what is need for update for your interview and medical instruction what you need to bring for medical (priere de suivre les instructions ci-dessous). They will mark in yellow what documents and if any payments you will need. documents from the Archive, proof of relationship, police report etc and if you need AOS documents. it will give directions how to create and register on ustraveldocs.com
Forms to Consulate? UPDATE: After the interview they will let you know if you need to submit additional forms. and before the interview they will let you know in the appointment letter what you need
Other Forms (if any)? UPDATE: 2-passport photos needed for medical and 2 for interview.

Direct Consular Filing Offered? No
If DCF Allowed: For all or only US citizen lawfully resident in country? All
Can fiance(e)/spouse attend interview? No
Visa fee payment "same day" or "in advance"? Advance
Did embassy schedule interview or could you walk-in? Embassy Scheduled
Visa issued same day? No
If not what's the waiting period? UPDATED: if approved it will take 3-5 business days
Is the Medical exam same day as interview? Prior to Interview
Cost of Medical Exam? UPDATE: The cost of medical exam will vary based upon applicant's individual health and age and may cost up to $685.00(USD) per person. These fees include any additional exams for tuberculosis, treatment for infectious diseases such as syphilis, gonorrhea and vaccinations. The medical exam without vaccines cost $285.00 for adults $205.00 for children under 15 years old. $400 for all the vaccination. Fees are payable in US dollars or in Haitian gourdes. NOTE this is for IR1's/CR1's
List of doctors? https://ht.usembassy.gov/fr/visas-fr/immigrant-visas-fr/iv-medical-exam-fr/

Dr. Jacqueline Gautier
Dr. Jude Saint Phard
Hopital St Damien
CLIMEDI – Hopital
Nos Petits Frères et Soeurs
Tabarre, Haïti
Tel : WhatsApp 3780-6550;
2816-1601, 3252-5140

Dr. Michel Théard
Dr. Eddy Jean Baptiste
Centre de Prévention Médicale
31 Ave Charles Sumner, à coté d’OAVCT, non loin de l’Eglise du Sacré Cœur, Port au Prince
Tel :2941-4545 ; 2946-4545, 3710-7878, 4373-7878
How many Passport Photo's Required for the medical? 2
How many Passport Photo's Required at the interview? 2
Estimated waiting time at the consulate on the day of interview?
Vaccination requirements? UPDATE: As of Oct 1, 2021 in order to schedule or have an medical you will need to be fully COVID-19 vaccinated and take the results to the doctor with any other vaccination records that you have.

NOTE: I will not know the out come of this being I didn't have to do it I'm just writing what is on my interview letter and what they need

Cheap and good hotels near the Consulate?
Additional Info? How a Petition Is Processed for I-130 Visas: (Spouse)

Step 1: The Family member in the U.S. (i.e., the petitioner) files an immigrant visa petition (Form I-130) for a family member living in Haiti (i.e., the beneficiary). The immigrant visa petition is filed in the United States at the office of the USCIS having jurisdiction over the petitioner's place of residence. Documents demonstrating the family relationship generally must accompany the petition (e.g., birth or marriage certificates).

Step 2: The USCIS examines the petition and approves or denies the petition. An approved petition does NOT guarantee the beneficiary an immigrant visa. An approved petition may move forward to the next stage of the process.

Step 3: The USCIS forwards the approved petition to the National Visa Center (NVC) in Portsmouth, New Hampshire, where the State Department's immigrant visa process begins. Since Congress limits the number of immigrant visas that can be issued each year to certain family members, some immigrant visa petitions will be held at the NVC for several months or several years. Petitions filed on behalf of American citizens for brothers and sisters who are nationals of other countries are held by the NVC for approximately ten years before they can proceed to the next step.

Step 4: When there is an immediate visa available or likely to be available within the next nine months, the NVC sends a letter, including the Choice of Agent and Address Form (DS-3032) to almost all of the applicants for immigrant visas. That form permits the applicant to name an agent to receive correspondence from the NVC. The applicant must complete and sign the DS-3032 and return it to the NVC before processing can continue. At the same time, the NVC sends to the petitioner the affidavit of support Fee Bill ($65.00 per case). Upon receipt of the AOS fee, the NVC will send the Affidavit of Support (I-864) forms and further instructions.
Step 5: Once the agent form is received, the NVC sends the Immigrant Visa Fee Bill ($335.00 per applicant) to the selected agent. When the fee is received, the NVC sends the Immigrant Visa application (form DS-230 part 1) along with further instructions.

Step 6: The NVC reviews all submitted documents for completion. If the petitioner has complied with all the requirements, the complete file is transferred to the Immigrant Visa Unit in Port-au-Prince. At this point, the applicant is scheduled for an interview with a consular officer as soon as the workload permits in the order in which they receive the files. An appointment letter and instructions for a medical examination is mailed to the addresses on record.

Step 7: On the day of the interview, the beneficiary reports to the Consular Section of the Embassy. The case is adjudicated by a Consular Officer who interviews the beneficiary and reviews all of the documents to ensure that the relevant family relationship is valid, that at least one sponsor who completed an affidavit of support earns sufficient income to meet the Federal poverty guidelines, and that the beneficiary's medical report is consistent with standards of health for immigrants.

Step 8: If all of the documents are in order and the petition is found to be valid, an immigrant visa will be issued to the beneficiary on the day of the interview. If the file is incomplete, the beneficiary will be provided with a letter that explains what additional documentation is required before an immigrant visa can be issued; these documents can be mailed or delivered to the Consular Section Monday through Friday between 7:30 a.m. and 12:00 p.m. A Consular Officer will then reconsider the case and the beneficiary will be informed by mail whether he or she qualifies for an immigrant visa.

Step 9: Immigrant visas typically are valid for a period of six months, although this period may be less for certain applicants who have extenuating circumstances. Beneficiaries must travel to the United States while their immigrant visas are valid.

Additional Evidence of Relationships

Parent/Child or Sibling: Primary evidence of the validity of a parent-child or sibling relationship may be supplemented with old photographs of the child and parent together, old letters with postmarked envelopes, school and medical records, money transfer receipts, and any other document showing an ongoing parental relationship. The presentation of supplemental documents at the time of the interview is particularly important in cases where the applicant's birth was not registered in the National Archives soon after he or she was born. If the evidence is inconclusive, the Consular Officer may recommend that the beneficiary and the petitioner consider having a DNA test to scientifically prove the validity of a family-based petition.

Spouses: A combination of the following documents may act as satisfactory proof of a legitimate marriage: photos of the wedding and the couple together, past correspondence exchanged between the petitioner and the beneficiary, joint bank or credit card accounts, joint ownership of property, life insurance policy, retirement plan naming the beneficiary, birth certificates of any children the couple have together, photocopies of any and all passports the petitioner has used since he has been married (to show the frequency of travel to Haiti), and telephone bills showing telephone calls made to each other.

Marital: If the petitioner is a spouse, the applicant is welcome to present additional evidence to demonstrate that the marriage was not contracted solely for the purpose of securing the benefits of immigration. Such evidence may include correspondence by mail or telephone bills, joint bank account statements, combined credit card accounts, contracts for joint ownership of property, medical or life insurance policies, or birth certificates from the National Archives for children born of the marriage.

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