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Filed: K-1 Visa Country: Ukraine
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My K1 fiancée visa is being transferred from NVS to The US Embassy in Kiev for my fiancée and her 18 yr old daughter, I'm confused about the fees we need to pay.

The DS160 fee of $265 is it for both my fiancee and her daughter or separate fees $265 x 2 ?

The medical exam fee of $215 is separate for each ?

Are there any other embassy fees that need to be paid ?

Thanks.

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The visa fee is for each person that requires a visa, thus yes you must pay it twice. The medical fee is for each person that requires a medical, thus yes you must pay it twice.

There are no other fees.


1/4/13 - I129-F Sent | 1/8/13 - Received by USCIS
1/10/13 - NOA1 to VSC | 1/11/13 - Text/Email | 1/17/13 - Hard Copy Received
1/16/13 - Alien Registration Number changed
5/24/13 or 5/29/13 - Case Transferred to TSC
7/2/13 - NOA2 from TSC! (173 days from NOA1) | 7/6/13 - Hard Copy Received
7/18/13 - Shipped to NVC | 7/26/13 - Received at NVC and case number assigned
7/29/13 - In transit to consulate | 7/31/13 - Received by consulate
8/20/13 - Medical - Passed | 8/21/13 - Interview - Approved!
8/28/13 - Passport with visa ready to pickup from courier
10/17/13 - POE - JFK
10/28/13 - Applied for SSN and marriage license | 11/2/13 - SS card received
11/21/13 - Wedding


12/30/13 - I485/I765/I131 Sent | 1/2/14 - Received by USCIS
1/3/14 - NOA1 to NBC | 1/16/14 - Hard Copy Received
2/4/14 - Biometrics
3/7/14 - AP and EAD approved!
3/11/14 - AP/EAD card mailed | 3/14/14 - Received
4/10/14 - Interview Waiver letter
6/16/14 - Approved! | 6/21/14 - GC Received


5/2/16 - I-751 Sent | 5/5/16 - Received by USCIS
5/6/16 - NOA1 to VSC
6/14/16 - Biometrics

4/19/17 - Approved! | 4/22/17 - Letter received | 5/4/17 - GC Received

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Filed: Citizen (apr) Country: Ukraine
Timeline

The fees for the DS160 must be paid at the bank. Be careful about this: The fees must be paid in gryvna and the embassy has a different conversion than what is on the street. The converted dollar cost could be more, or less, than the exacty $265 that is converted on the street.

2 fees for the DS160

2 fees for the medical which you pay at the clinic

There are no other service fees for the embassy. Just make sure she and her daughter already have all the vaccinations, or they will need the clinic to provide them and that is an additional cost, too.

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Filed: Citizen (apr) Country: Ukraine
Timeline

Here, you will see what your fiancee will need to take to the bank: http://www.ustraveldocs.com/ua/Fee240.pdf

You will notice that the cost is: 4240UAH

This value is updated weekly by the embassy

If you go to www.xe.com and convert $265 to UAH you will see it converts to: 4001.76 at today's exchange rate.

So, to achieve what the embassy is pricing you will need to have your fiancee bring: $281

You need to be aware of this as $265 is not always $265

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Also be extremely careful with the receipt you get from the bank. They require the receipt number to register for the interview and there is no way to get it again if you lose the receipt AFAIK. So make sure not to lose the receipt or you will have to pay again.


1/4/13 - I129-F Sent | 1/8/13 - Received by USCIS
1/10/13 - NOA1 to VSC | 1/11/13 - Text/Email | 1/17/13 - Hard Copy Received
1/16/13 - Alien Registration Number changed
5/24/13 or 5/29/13 - Case Transferred to TSC
7/2/13 - NOA2 from TSC! (173 days from NOA1) | 7/6/13 - Hard Copy Received
7/18/13 - Shipped to NVC | 7/26/13 - Received at NVC and case number assigned
7/29/13 - In transit to consulate | 7/31/13 - Received by consulate
8/20/13 - Medical - Passed | 8/21/13 - Interview - Approved!
8/28/13 - Passport with visa ready to pickup from courier
10/17/13 - POE - JFK
10/28/13 - Applied for SSN and marriage license | 11/2/13 - SS card received
11/21/13 - Wedding


12/30/13 - I485/I765/I131 Sent | 1/2/14 - Received by USCIS
1/3/14 - NOA1 to NBC | 1/16/14 - Hard Copy Received
2/4/14 - Biometrics
3/7/14 - AP and EAD approved!
3/11/14 - AP/EAD card mailed | 3/14/14 - Received
4/10/14 - Interview Waiver letter
6/16/14 - Approved! | 6/21/14 - GC Received


5/2/16 - I-751 Sent | 5/5/16 - Received by USCIS
5/6/16 - NOA1 to VSC
6/14/16 - Biometrics

4/19/17 - Approved! | 4/22/17 - Letter received | 5/4/17 - GC Received

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