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Required Forms and Appointment Instructions

Instructions for Completing an Application for a K Visa

After you have all of the following information completed, contact the immigrant visa Section at the American Embassy in Beirut by sending an email at or by sending a fax at 04-543498 to schedule an appointment. Documents must be originals, or notarized copies of the original. 

All non-English documents must be accompanied by sworn translations into English.

  • DS-156 application must be filled online at then printed with the bar code.
  • DS- 156K (only for K1)
  • Individual civil record + translation
  • Family extract + translation
  • Two photo
  • MRV fee of $265.00 or the equivalent in Lebanese currency (can only be paid at the embassy)
  • Engagement or wedding ceremony photos
  • Proof of Relationship
  • Beneficiary’s passport
  • I-134 filled out and signed by the petitioner, along with proof of petitioner’s employment
  • Results of Medical Examination
  • Police certificate (s) from any country (ies) in which you have resided for more than six months after the age of 16 + translation.