Can petitioner sign DS-260?

I agree with Mr. Bartlett: Unless the applicant signs the agency form and submits it to the National Visa Center authorizing the US petitioner to act on his/her behalf, the petitioner may not fill out and electronically sign the DS-260 on behalf…

Who completes the DS-260 form?

The principal applicant and all family members applying for a diversity visa in the DV-2020 program must complete Form DS-260. You will need to enter your DV case number into the online DS-260 form to access and update the information about yourself and your family that you included in your DV entry.

How do I know if my visa is ready for pickup in Jamaica?

You may call (876) 632-7400 from Jamaica, (703) 439-2360 from the US, or visit to track the document delivery service.

What is DS-260 used for?

What is Form DS-260? Form DS-260 (Immigrant Visa and Alien Registration Application) is an online immigrant visa application. It is completed and submitted online through the National Visa Center (NVC) and the U.S. embassy or consulate where you intend to file your nonimmigrant visa application.

How much is the DS-260 fee?

NVC Fee – $445 This consists of a combination of 2 fees – The affidavit of support fee of $120, and the DS-260 visa application fee of $325.

Does DS 260 expire?

The Application will expire after a few weeks of being inactive. He can sign in every few weeks to keep the form alive. He can also let the form lapse and restart the form when he is ready.

How can I check my DS-260 status?

Where can I find the DS-260? You can access the DS-260 from the Consular Electronic Application Center (CEAC) website, by going to Immigrant and clicking on “Submit Visa Application and Civil Documents,” or on the website of the U.S. embassy or consulate where you will apply.

How can I download DS 160 confirmation page?

In order to do so, go into the Consular Electronic Application Center website and select the Embassy or Consulate at which you are applying. Hit “Option C-Retrieve Application” on the Getting Started page and enter your application ID number. From there you will be able to view and print your confirmation page.

Is your spouse immigrating to the US with you DS-260?

A spouse and children may travel to the U.S. (“enter”) after the primary applicant, as long as it is within the six month period. But as long as the spouse is seeking permanent residence with the primary applicant, this question should be answered “yes”.

Can someone collect my visa on my behalf?

If collecting in person is not possible, you may authorize another person to collect your passport on your behalf. The authorized person will need to bring: Original Payment Receipt of the applicant(s) An original signed and certified authorization letter from the applicant (please click here)