Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the United States Embassy in Ukraine remains unable to conduct normal visa operations. The Embassy is currently offering as many appointments as resources and safety allow in mission-critical visa categories.

United States Embassy in Ukraine is not able to provide appointments for B1/B2 routine business at this time and is unable to provide a specific date for when those appointments will be available. Your MRV fee is valid and may be used to schedule an interview appointment in the country where it was purchased until September 30, 2022.

U.S. Embassy also continues to process visas that are eligible for renewal through the interview waiver process. To see if you qualify to renew your visa by mail, please visit: Apply for a U.S. Visa | Renew My Visa – Ukraine (English) (

If you have an urgent matter and need to travel immediately, please follow the guidance provided at Apply for a U.S. Visa | Apply for an Expedited Appointment – Ukraine (English) ( for B1/B2, to request an emergency appointment.

Please note that a request for an expedited visa appointment will only be considered in the event of a serious humanitarian emergency, and only for citizens and permanent residents of Ukraine.

Upon your request, AmCham Ukraine will support your application with a letter indicating that the applicant works for or owns a company, which is a member of the American Chamber of Commerce in Ukraine in good standing. For more information how to receive a letter, please contact