All applicants are required to make
an appointment. Due to an April 1, 2002 change in regulations, applicants
will only be able to reenter the United States if they are found eligible
for a new visa and actually have the visa stamped in their passport. I-94
forms (even if valid), accompanied by previous expired visas, will no
longer be valid for the automatic re-entry of persons traveling from
Canada or Mexico if during their visit they applied for a new visa that
has not, in fact, been issued.
Applicants in Mexico
please contact TELETECH: 01-900-849-4949 (Monday-Friday 7:00a.m.-9:00p.m., Saturday-Sunday
9:00a.m.-3:00p.m. Central Time. Cost
is 12 pesos per minute.
Calls with credit card (except American
Express): 01-477-788-7070. Cost per
call is $50.00 pesos plus the long distance fee from your phone company
Applicants in the United States
please contact: 1-900-476-1212 (cost of
US$1.25 per minute).
Calls with Credit Card (Visa or Master Card): 1-800-919-1754 (cost
of US$7.00 per call).
All NIV applicants must bring to the interview
appointment the following documents:
- Valid passport
- One recent photograph (taken within the past
six months), 2x2 inches (5x5 cm), color. It must show a front view, full
face, on plain light (white or off-white) background.
- A receipt for the US$100 visa application fee
from any BANAMEX (Banco Nacional de Mexico) branch in Mexico. The hours
of operation of Banamex are Monday-Friday from 9:00am to 4:00pm.
- A properly completed DS-156 Form and
supplement DS-157 for all males between the ages of 16 and 45.
The forms are available at the Consulate free of charge or on the
Walk-up window: A
walk-up immigrant visa information window is open Monday to Friday, 7:30am
- From the U.S.
for information dial: 1-900-476-1212.
Calls are charged at the rate of $1.25 per minute.
- From within Mexico, dial: (01 900) 849-4949.
Calls are charged at the rate of 12 pesos
per minute + IVA
- Holders of Master Card or Visa
credit cards: 01-477-788-7070. Calls are charged at the rate
of 50 Mexican pesos plus IVA and long distance charges per call.
- Also callers can obtain a PIN number from any Banamex branch
and dial: 01-800-112-8500. The PIN number costs 115 Mexican
(656) 616-90-27 or (656) 616-93-88 If calling from the U.S. please dial 011-52
before the number
Effective November 1, 2004, Consulate can no
longer grant access to attorneys to the Non Immigrant Visa and Immigrant
Visa waiting areas. Questions or concerns
as to the disposition of client’s case, attorneys may submit request in writing to the Consulate in care of either the NIV Chief or IV
US Consulate General Ciudad
PO Box 10545
El Paso, TX 79995
Or by e-mail:
Or by fax (If calling from the U.S. please dial 011-52-656 before the
Avenida Lopez Mateos 924 Norte
Ciudad Juarez, Mexico
Main: (+52) (656) 611-3000
Fax: (+52) (656) 616-9056
IV (from Mexico): 01-900-849-7474
IV (from U.S.): 1-900-329-5520
IV Fax: (+52) (656) 616-9027
NIV (from Mexico): 01-900-849-4949
NIV (from U.S.): 1-900-443-3131 (or online:
NIV Fax: (+52) (656) 611-5350
ACS: (+52) (656) 613-1655 (Day)
ACS Fax: (+52) (656) 613-3470
Emergency: (+52) (656) 651-6019
Laser Visa applications, contact
TELETECH at 01-900-849-4949