FAQ K-1 Fiance Visa Fees

Gov Fees I-129 Fiance Visa

You will have to pay by money order or check the Gov. Use the following guidelines when you prepare your check or money order for the required fees: 1. All checks and money orders must be drawn on a bank or other financial institution located in the United States and must be payable in U.S. currency. 2. The check or money order must be made payable to the Department of Homeland Security. NOTE: Spell out Department of Homeland Security. Do not use the initials “DHS” or “USDHS.”.

Are the Government Fees 1-129 K1 fiance visa  refundable?

No the Government fees for the 1-129 K1 fiance visa petitions are non refundable. Signup for free membership Guest Account and we will get you on your way to filling out the proper information for your petition with our online form.

What is an Embassy Fee ?

The visa immigration process requires that each person acquiring an immigration visa must pass a medical exam from a certified hospital facility designated by the US Embassy in that country. The fee for that exam is different from country to country. .

money_us_visa_greencardWhat Will My Expense Be

     The K1- Visa is not inexpensive, on one hand but on the other hand it is well worth it. Here we will go over the General cost of the whole process from beginning to end. Both fixed cost  and incidental cost based on a typical case scenario. Your cost may differ dependent on your circumstances. All in all the cost could  range from 1300 to 4800 that you may incure.

Fixed - Variable - Incidental Cost


List of fees





Sent with I-129 Petition



Paid at country of origin. Children immigrating on k2 each have embassy fee & medical.

Green card


Pay after receive visa

Total Gov

$770 US

Required Gov Fees you will pay

Varialbe Cost

Varies / Approximates / case by case

These can vary dependent on your circumstances


Types of travel: Meet Fiancé : Fiancé travel to appointments: Fiancé travel to states: Planes Trains Cabs Hotels Meals

List out your travel cost and beware of your travel circumstances / cost


Varies dependent on size translated can be expensive.

Google translator is good if you have document in pdf or readable form


Birth Cert / both F/P/C: Divorce Decrees: Tax Returns: Death Cert: Passports & Pass-Photos xxx suggestion

F: fiancé, P: Petitioner, C: Child


$25 to $300 Dependent of country

Depending on country this cost is variable check here for in country cost


$1,800 - $5,000 US This is very costly on top of all the other expenses. Their is no legal requirement to get a k1 Visa done by a licensed attorney. Its a matter of choice & budget. We start at $375 see our prices

Us Visa Green Card focuses on just immigration, that's our niche. Our fees for preparation are miniscule compared to an attorney.


These incidentals can add up

Beware you will incur some of these dependent on your circumstances


Varies dependent on service you will have local and overseas currier service

Factor in your documents being sent to the USCIS via USPO add tracking for piece of mind


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