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last updated on 2020-07-23 by SJordanS

Phone Number: Tel: 962-6-590-6000
E-Mail: support-Jordan@ustraveldocs.com or AmmanIV@state,gov
Address: Abdoun, Al-Umawyeen St, Amman, Jordan

P.O. Box 354, Amman 11118 Jordan.
Working Hours: On the last weekday of each month, the consular section of the American Embassy will be closed for regular services, including visa interviews and non-emergency American Citizen Services.

Immigrant and Non-Immigrant Visa Services:

As of July 26, 2020, the United States Embassy in Amman will resume certain routine nonimmigrant and immigrant visa services. For more information check the website.

Sunday - Thursday, 7:30 - 10:00 am (Pre-Covid)


American Citizen Services:
Sunday - Thursday, 9:00 am - 12:30 pm
Best Contact Method: support-Jordan@ustraveldocs.com or AmmanIV@state,gov
Approx Waiting Time for Interview After Consulate Recieves NVC Package: 2 months + * AS OF JULY 2020, AND DUE TO COVID-19, ONLY K1 INTERVIEWS ARE NOT YET BEING SCHEDULED. THIS CAN CHANGE AT ANY TIME. EMAIL CONSULATE FOR INFORMATION OR CHECK WEBSITE.
Issues Packet 3?
Packet 3 Contains: K1:
DS-156
DS-160
DS-230
Medical

CR1:
DS 156
DS-157
DS 230
Medical
(update needed for CR1)
Issues Packet 4? Yes
Packet 4 Contents (if known): Visa Checklist Including:

1. Interview date and time Paper
2. Medical exam paper (needed to go to medical exam)
3. Payment paper (needed to pay for process with Cairo Amman bank $265.00 or 188.15 JOD)
4. I-134 (affidavit of support)
5. Instructions, contact information etc.

These are to be downloaded and filled out as stated in checklist of packet 4 (CR1):
1. DS 156K
2. DS230 Part 1
3. DS-157
4. DS-156 (x2)
Forms to Consulate? Bring all documents with you including copy of your petition and any extra evidence with you to the interview

The checklist also states that the forms need to be in a specific order, which they give you.

With the Affidavit of support also bring the most recent tax returns and copies of their passport of the person or people who are signing the affidavit.

For CR1 bring the beneficiaries bank statements for the 2-3 months to show that they have means of support also (this can help to further stress that the beneficiary will not end up on government aid). Not required for K1 but doesn't hurt to have it.
Other Forms (if any)? These are to be downloaded and filled out as stated in checklist of packet 4:
1. DS 156K
2. DS230 Part 1
3. DS-157
4. DS-156 (x2)

Bring your passport
Plenty of passport photos
Translated birth certificate etc.
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? 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? If approved, approximately 3-5 days via Aramex.
Is the Medical exam same day as interview? Prior to Interview
Cost of Medical Exam? 135 JORDAN DINARS
List of doctors? Dr. Agnes DeBaz
Al-Khalidi Hospital
Amman, Jordan
Telephone: (06) 464-4281 to 4289
Office Hours: 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Saturday – Thursday

Dr. Amira Taha Hamadeh & Dr. Laila Kutkut
International Organization for Migration (IOM) Medical Center
Al Madina Al Monawwara Street, next to Ibn Al Haitham Hospital, behind the Eye Specialty Hospital Telephone: 962-77-5700781 and 962-79-7433882
E-mail: IOMAmmanMHACAppts@iom.int
Office hours: 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Sunday – Thursday

Dr. Amy F. Khoury
Abdoun Clinics
Second Floor, across the street from Arab Medical Center Emergency room door Telephone: 962-6-5938006 Fax: 962-6-5938003
E-mail: dr.amykhoury@yahoo.com
Office Hours: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Saturday – Thursday

The doctor will need the following items to complete the medical exam forms:

Your visa interview letter,
Your passport,
Two (2) recently taken passport-sized color photographs, and
A copy of your immunization records (if you have it. If not, speak to doctors office in advance and explain to them why you dont have it).

Any additional medical examination fees, including x-ray and blood test fees, must be paid directly to the examining physician.
How many Passport Photo's Required for the medical? 2
How many Passport Photo's Required at the interview? 3
Estimated waiting time at the consulate on the day of interview? 2- 4 HOURS
Vaccination requirements? MMR

The medical examination will include a medical history review, physical examination, and chest X-ray, gonorrhea testing and blood tests (for applicants 15 years of age or older). The United States also requires tuberculosis (TB) testing for all applicants two years of age and older. Please be prepared to discuss your medical history, medications you are taking, and current treatments you are undergoing.

Cheap and good hotels near the Consulate?
Additional Info? There are 8 K1 interview slots available per month according to Embassy on 5/20/2019

Jordanians, residents of Jordan, and applicants already in Jordan: One to two weeks before your interview, you must send your complete document package with Aramex or drop it off at the U.S. Embassy between 11:00 a.m. and 12:00 p.m. any day that the embassy is open. These hours are for document drop-off only; we will not be able to assist with cases or answer questions during this time. You should submit all documents no more than two weeks before your interview and no later than one week before your interview.

Non-residents of Jordan and applicants traveling to Jordan for interview: You should arrive in Jordan five days before your interview and conduct your medical exam. Three business days before your interview, you must drop off your complete document package at the U.S. Embassy between 11:00 a.m. and 12:00 p.m.


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