Misconceptions about the B Visa

Misconceptions about the B Visa

There's a lot of misconceptions about the actual function of a B visa. In almost all cases B visas are issued by US consulates for either one year or five years. But regardless of how long your visa label is actually issued for, that doesn't control how long a person can actually physically remain in the US — that is the I-94 record.

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Does a first E-3 visa need to be issued in Australia?

Does a first E-3 visa need to be issued in Australia?

A question often asked by Australians is whether someone’s first E-3 visa needs to be issued from a U.S. consulate within Australia, even where the applicant is already in the U.S. A range of factors can largely determine the answer, as well as the applicant’s personal and professional circumstances.

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Renewing an E-3 visa outside of Australia

Renewing an E-3 visa outside of Australia

When an E-3 visa holder needs to consider their options to have the visa renewed, this can lead to the applicant seeking opinions of various types from employers, colleagues, friends and strangers. Unfortunately, there are numerous scenarios in which E-3 visa holders can face significant delays in renewing their visas. Careful research and planning on where an E-3 can be renewed can help avoid some of these problems.

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