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Theme:          Updates on US Visa Procedures

Date:              February 28, 2011

Venue:           Bayan Room, Hotel Equatorial, Penang


  1. To update new procedures of the US Visa, and
  2. To provide a better understanding on US Visa.


1. Mr Charles J.S. Wintheiser, Consul General, US Embassy, Kuala Lumpur Understanding Visas (PDF)


How To Apply For A U.S. Visa

Step 1 Obtain a visa photo. See for requirements
Step 2 Complete the visa application online at . Print the Confirmation Page when finished.
Step 3 Pay the fee at any Malaysian branch of Standard Chartered Bank. Bring along your passport and the printed confirmation sheet. (If you have a Standard Chartered account, you can pay online. See )
Step 4 Go to to make an appointment for an interview at the Embassy, or call 03-2302 3988. (You must wait at least 4 hours after paying the fee). When making an appointment, you will also choose where you want your passport sent.
Step 5 Come to the Embassy on the appointed day. Plan to arrive at least 15 minutes early.
Step 6 If your visa is approved, it will be returned to you at the address you chose in Step 4.


Further information is available at .

U.S. Embassy:

376 Jalan Tun Razak

50400 Kuala Lumpur )