Systems issues that have affected the Department of State’s ability to issue visas have been resolved, and all applicants can schedule appointments as normal. All applicants should plan to attend their current appointments as scheduled. Applicants with passports at the Embassy will be contacted once the passport (with a visa) is ready for pickup. Thank you for your cooperation.

In observance of the Holy Month of Ramadan, the U.S. Embassy Call Center will implement the following business hours to receive calls starting June 18 through July 17, 2015:

  • Algiers local time: 7 am - 3 pm
  • United States EST:          7 am - 10 am
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Welcome to the U.S. Visa Information Service for Algeria. On this website you can find information about U.S. immigrant and nonimmigrant visas and the requirements to apply for each. You can also learn how to pay the required visa application fee, and book an interview appointment at the U.S. Embassy in Algiers.

This is the official visa information website of the U.S. Mission in Algeria.