Bringing a fiancee or spouse from Brazil to the USA?

Brazil Country Information

Whether you have a fiancee, husband, wife, child or parent in Brazil, RapidVisa can help you with the proper visa needed to get your loved one to the US. With over 99% approved, you're in safe hands. All you need to do to get started is create your free account and answer questions at your leisure.

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United States Embassy, Rio de Janeiro

Embassy Website:

Embassy Phone Number:

During working hours (8am to 5pm): 55 (21) 3823-2000 ; After working hours: 55 (21) 3823-2029 (only call this number after working hours).

Embassy Email Address:

URL for scheduling the interview online:

Can fiance/spouse attend the interview: Yes

Where to pay the Embassy fee: The payment must be done only in Dollars or the equivalent in Reais in cash and is only payable at the Consulate cashier. No checks are accepted. Each applicant must be prepared to pay this fee. Regardless of age, each dependent must also pay the fee.

Local language documents need translated: All documents neither in English nor in Portuguese must be accompanied by certified English translations done by a certified translator. The translation must include a statement signed by the translator that states that (1) Translation is accurate, (2) Translator is competent to translate and (3) The translation must be notarized.

Medical Examination Fee: The doctor's fee is paid directly by the applicant. It cannot exceed the amount listed in our schedule of fees. Laboratory fees are also paid by the applicant.

Embassy appointment scheduling method: Online or over the phone.

Medical appointment scheduling method: By calling the assigned physicians

Number of photos required for the Embassy Interview: 2 (two) 5cmx5cm or 5cmx7cm

Number of photos required for Medical Examination: 10 (ten) 3x4cm

Reciprocity by Country (Documents by Country):

Embassy/Interview instructions for K visas: For complete information, click here.

Embassy/Interview instructions for immigrant (CR-1/IR-1/IR-5) visas: For complete information, click here.

Medical examination instructions: For complete information regarding Medical Examination and Vaccination, please click here.

Others: Instructions, Forms and Documents about the Interview, Brazilian Sample Document Library, FAQ's

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Testimonials from Brazil

Hello Rapid Visa, My wife and I are very happy living together in the USA now. The rapid visa process made everything very simple, easy to understand and was a great help! I currently know 2 co-workers who are trying to bring their wives over here, and are running into problems because they have allowed a friend of theirs to help them with their K-1 visas instead of using a service like this. The first time I was introduced to my wife was online in October of 2013. I was living in America and my wife was living in Morocco. At first, I was hesitant on the whole process because I thought it was going to be almost impossible to accomplish. I was also reluctant because I had filed for a “Tourist visa” for my wife in December of 2013 and it was denied. My wife is the best woman I have ever met, so I was determined to be with her. In February of 2014 I visited my wife in Morocco for 8 days. We took allot of pictures, and videos. I met her family, friends and even travelled around her city. As soon as I came back to the states, I filed for the K-1 Visa for my wife (at the time, she was my fiancée). I sent it in to Rapid Visa and the USCIS received it by March 3rd 2014. I again visited my wife in June 2014 for about 1 week. By August 2014 the USCIS had approved the application because Rapid Visa ensured that the package was complete and had everything the USCIS would be looking for. The package then went to the National Visa Center and the National Visa Center notified me that the package went to the Embassy in Morocco 3 weeks after it was received by the NVC. The Interview date was scheduled on October 13th 2014. My wife said the interview was so easy and fast ONLY because Rapid Visa had us submit everything they would need in order to process everything. Rapid Visa helped us greatly along the way and answered every question we had. My wife is now here with me and we are in the process of getting and “Adjustment of Status” now. You already know our friends at Rapid Visa will help us with this. The total time for the K-1 Visa from beginning to end was 7 months. I’m very happy with the excellent service Rapid Visa provided

~ Pedro and Fatima Ezzahra

Pedro and Fatima EzzahraMorocco / United States of America