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Filed: K-1 Visa Country: Nigeria
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Hey there , 

I have a question regarding passport renewal and the visa interview . So when my fiancé went to do his medical, he realized his passport had some type of water damage to the pages itself . It’s like  stained in the right upper hand corner of the  passport . His bio data page is completely fine . However , I’m concerned about him having difficulty when it’s time to fly. I was thinking he can get a new passport before his interview but then I’m wondering if that will cause any issues with the consulate because the new passport wasn’t used on any previous applications ( ds 160 , i129f etc) . Should we just keep the same passport and have them use that to stamp his visa or should we get a new passport ? 

 

Thank you in advance  ! image.thumb.jpg.c06c3fe692a8c1c863e35d42b07010c3.jpg

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Filed: AOS (apr) Country: Philippines
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4 minutes ago, GigiG24 said:

Hey there , 

I have a question regarding passport renewal and the visa interview . So when my fiancé went to do his medical, he realized his passport had some type of water damage to the pages itself . It’s like  stained in the right upper hand corner of the  passport . His bio data page is completely fine . However , I’m concerned about him having difficulty when it’s time to fly. I was thinking he can get a new passport before his interview but then I’m wondering if that will cause any issues with the consulate because the new passport wasn’t used on any previous applications ( ds 160 , i129f etc) . Should we just keep the same passport and have them use that to stamp his visa or should we get a new passport ? 

 

Thank you in advance  ! image.thumb.jpg.c06c3fe692a8c1c863e35d42b07010c3.jpg

If you get a  new passport you simply update the ds160 on the day of the interview 


YMMV

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5 minutes ago, GigiG24 said:

Hey there , 

I have a question regarding passport renewal and the visa interview . So when my fiancé went to do his medical, he realized his passport had some type of water damage to the pages itself . It’s like  stained in the right upper hand corner of the  passport . His bio data page is completely fine . However , I’m concerned about him having difficulty when it’s time to fly. I was thinking he can get a new passport before his interview but then I’m wondering if that will cause any issues with the consulate because the new passport wasn’t used on any previous applications ( ds 160 , i129f etc) . Should we just keep the same passport and have them use that to stamp his visa or should we get a new passport ? 

 

Thank you in advance  ! image.thumb.jpg.c06c3fe692a8c1c863e35d42b07010c3.jpg

Not an issue.  


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Filed: Lift. Cond. (apr) Country: China
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Moved from Progress Reports to Process & Procedures.


Our journey:

Spoiler

September 2007: Met online via social networking site (MySpace); began exchanging messages.
March 26, 2009: We become a couple!
September 10, 2009: Arrived for first meeting in-person!
June 17, 2010: Arrived for second in-person meeting and start of travel together to other areas of China!
June 21, 2010: Engaged!!!
September 1, 2010: Switched course from K1 to CR-1
December 8, 2010: Wedding date set; it will be on February 18, 2011!
February 9, 2011: Depart for China
February 11, 2011: Registered for marriage in Wuhan, officially married!!!
February 18, 2011: Wedding ceremony in Shiyan!!!
April 22, 2011: Mailed I-130 to Chicago
April 28, 2011: Received NOA1 via text/email, file routed to CSC (priority date April 25th)
April 29, 2011: Updated
May 3, 2011: Received NOA1 hardcopy in mail
July 26, 2011: Received NOA2 via text/email!!!
July 30, 2011: Received NOA2 hardcopy in mail
August 8, 2011: NVC received file
September 1, 2011: NVC case number assigned
September 2, 2011: AOS invoice received, OPTIN email for EP sent
September 7, 2011: Paid AOS bill (payment portal showed PAID on September 9, 2011)
September 8, 2011: OPTIN email accepted, GZO number assigned
September 10, 2011: Emailed AOS package
September 12, 2011: IV bill invoiced
September 13, 2011: Paid IV bill (payment portal showed PAID on September 14, 2011)
September 14, 2011: Emailed IV package
October 3, 2011: Emailed checklist response (checklist generated due to typo on Form DS-230)
October 6, 2011: Case complete at NVC
November 10, 2011: Interview - APPROVED!!!
December 7, 2011: POE - Sea-Tac Airport

September 17, 2013: Mailed I-751 to CSC

September 23, 2013: Received NOA1 in mail (receipt date September 19th)

October 16, 2013: Biometrics Appointment

January 28, 2014: Production of new Green Card ordered

February 3, 2014: New Green Card received; done with USCIS until fall of 2023*

 

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Filed: K-1 Visa Country: Belarus
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If you get a new passport they will take away your old one unless you can request to have it back. You will need to take both passports to the interview. But it looks like a minor damage 

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