Information on Visas for the United States
The Consular Section issues visas for Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands and Vanuatu residents to visit the United States. A visa constitutes permission to apply for entry to the United States at the port of entry, where the immigration officer will determine admittance and length of stay. All Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands and Vanuatu residents need visas in order to apply for entrance to the United States. Visas are issued in accordance with the Immigration and Naturalization Act, as amended, enacted by the United States Congress. The Consular Section provides visa services only on Tuesday and Thursday mornings from 9:00 - 11:00 a.m. Issued visas will generally be ready for pickup the following day. As of May 1st, 2010, all applicants must have submitted their application electronically prior to the day of their interview. Further information is available in the “How to Apply” Section.
Additional Non Immigrant Visa Information
- U.S. Visas photograph specifications
- What to do if refused a visa?
- Applying for U.S. Tourist and Business Visa in Suva, Fiji
Schedule Interview Appointment
Bring your Passport, Photo, Visa fee application page and supporting Documentation to the interview. The Consular has computers you can use to fill out the Online Visa application forms Mondays - Thursdays 1:00pm to 4:00pm and all day Fridays.