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American Visa Document Pre-Check Service can save valuable time and reduce  stress. Use this service to avoid mistakes or delays. Our experienced visa specialists will review and check your scanned documents to confirm that your application is ready to be filed, and will alert you if any information needs to be corrected or if there is any missing paperwork. Please note we do not charge any additional fees for document pre-check.   

STEP 1: GATHER THE FOLLOWING DOCUMENTS ACCORDING TO THE PURPOSE OF YOUR TRIP

COVID-19 UPDATE:The Consulate of Congo is closed until further notice. We will update our website as soon as we get a re-opening date.

TRAVEL RESTRICTIONS:click here

STEP 2: E-MAIL DOCUMENTS FOR REVIEW

*Please include our service fee and return delivery payment or a completed air bill. Incomplete payment, incomplete applications or documents and wrong application form will cause a delay in processing the above visa application.

** The service fees are non-refundable, once we receive your documents and start processing them. Embassy fees are non-refundable once your paperwork is submitted to the Embassy. Due to the high volume of applications being submitted, the processing times may be delayed by the Passport Agency and any Embassy. While such situations are beyond our control, we will do everything possible to accommodate your trip and will notify you immediately to let you know about the status of your application.

AMERICAN VISA SERVICE 
53 WEST JACKSON BLVD, STE 1226 
CHICAGO IL 60604 
Tel: 312-922-8860


TOURIST REQUIREMENTS


  • Original signed passport- must have a minimum of 6mo of validity left and have 2-3 clear visa pages
  • Two passport photos 2"x 2" (must be taken within last 2-3 months)
  • Two visa application forms (click here to download)
  • One AVS Order Form (click here to download)
  • Copy of hotel reservation
  • Copy of flight itinerary 
  • Copy of green card for non-US citizens



BUSINESS REQUIREMENTS


  • Original signed passport- must have a minimum of 6mo of validity left and have 2-3 clear visa pages
  • Two passport photos 2"x 2" (must be taken within last 2-3 months)
  • Two visa application forms (click here to download)
  • One AVS Order Form (click here to download)
  • One business letter from US company (click here to download sample)- must be notarized
  • One original invitation letter from company in Congo- must be notarized by the City Council or Prefecture/Mairie in Congo
  • Copy of flight itinerary 
  • Copy of green card for non-US citizens

Quick facts about visas to The Republic of Congo:

--AVS can process visas for all applicants nationwide regardless of jurisdiction
--US citizens will receive a multi entry visa valid for 6mo.

--Non-US citizens will receive a multi entry visa for 3mo for tourism & multi entry 1mo visa for business

STEP 3: CALCULATE FEES (Embassy fees + AVS Service Fees + Shipping Fees)

REPUBLIC OF CONGO (BRAZZAVILLE)

STEP 4: SEND ORIGINAL DOCUMENTS FOR PROCESSING TO OUR OFFICE

Embassy Fees

Regular Processing: 7-10 days

Tourist or business (multi entry 6mo)
$220.00



     

AVS Service Fees
Regular Processing: 7-10 days
Tourist or business (multi entry 6mo)
$200.00
Trip Registration (optional)
$15.00

    

Shipping Fees                                                                   
FedEx Overnight Return
FedEx 2 Day Return

$40.00
$30.00

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