Apply for a U.S. Visa
Apply for a VisaOn this page:
Please confirm whether or not you need to apply for a visa. You may not need to apply for a new U.S. visa if you already hold a valid U.S. visa or are a national of a Visa Waiver Program participating country.
If you do need to apply for a nonimmigrant visa, please follow the steps below.
How to Apply
- Your passport number
- The "Unique Seq No" appearing on your Australia Post receipt or the "Receipt No" if you paid by credit card. (Click here if you need help finding either of these numbers.)
- The ten (10) digit barcode number from your DS-160 confirmation page
Pay the visa application fee.
Complete the Nonimmigrant Visa Electronic Application (DS-160) form.
Schedule your appointment on this web page. You will need three pieces of information in order to schedule your appointment:
Visit the U.S. Consulate on the date and time of your visa interview. You will need to bring a printed copy of your appointment letter, your DS-160 confirmation page, one recent photograph, your current and all old passports, and the original visa fee payment receipt. Applications without all of these items will not be accepted.
Please refer to your specific visa category page for additional required documents.