04 Jul 2009
When applying for a K1 fiancé visa, the sponsor needs to have met their fiancé in person sometime during the 24-month period ending on the date they file their K1 visa request (Form I-129F).
The sponsor must provide conclusive evidence of having met their fiancé during the two-year period prior to filing the K1 Visa petition. Photos do help prove the relationship, but the applicant can’t count on them alone to show they have known their partner for at least two years.
One way to prove the duration of the relation is for the sponsor to have entry and exit stamps in their passport. The meeting requirement is often a reason used by U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) for rejecting K1 visa petitions.
Fast & Easy K1 Fiancé Visa Petition
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