Submitting Follow-Up Documents in Immigrant Visa Cases

Applicants who have been placed on hold under section 221(g) and asked by the Embassy/Consulate to submit additional documentation should submit those documents by visiting the nearest Aramex Courier location.

Procedure for submitting 221(g) documents to the Consulate

Step 1: Click on 221(g) submission link to enter the courier address for passport delivery and then print the 221(g) submission slip which needs to be submitted at the courier office along with the rest of the documents mentioned on the 221(g) letter.


Step 2: Visit the nearest courier office  along with 221(g) submission slip, 221(g) letter provided by the consular post and all documents as required by the consular post.

Step 3: At courier office submit all the documents and 221(g) submission slip. Courier will provide you with an Air way bill copy as an acknowledgement for receipt of 221(g) documents

Step 4: The courier will submit your documents to the consular post where you were interviewed

Step 5: Applicants can then have their passport collected at the Aramex office selected online, either with the issued visa in their passport or a new 221(g) letter.

Note: Your application will be kept on hold at the Embassy/ Consulate until such a time as you submit those documents. All additional documents and information asked for by the Embassy or Consulate in a 221(g) letter should be submitted within one year from the date the 221(g) letter was given to you.

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