Temporary Visas

Visas Services at Embassy Closed Feb. 13 to 24

The U.S. Embassy in Beijing announces:

Nonimmigrant visa services at the Embassy facility will be closed to the public from February 13 until February 24, 2017. Visa services will be available at the Ritan location during this period except February 17 when both facilities will be closed. 

Individuals with visa interview appointments scheduled at the Embassy during this time period should reschedule their appointments as soon as possible before February 8, 2017. Appointments can be rescheduled by following the instructions located at

Applicants who do not require an appointment are requested to visit the Ritan facility.

  • Diplomatic passport holders, J-1 government exchange applicants, G4 applicants – between 9 and 11am
  • Beijing 221g applicants – at the indicated time and date.

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