Non-immigrant visa services are scheduled to resume in Tripoli on 27th August. Non-immigrant visas are required for travelers who wish to visit, work, or study for a temporary period in the United States. The type of visa required depends on your purpose of travel. For additional information, please see the Department of State visa information page.
Schedule an Interview
Once you’ve completed an online non-immigrant visa application, schedule your interview online. The NIV appointment system for interviews in Tripoli will be available beginning August 9, 2012. To learn about current wait times for an appointment, please click here.
The U.S. Consular Section is located at Walie Al-Ahed Road – Sidi Slim Area. We look forward to welcoming you to our new facilities.
Hours of Operation
The Embassy's hours of operation are 9:00 am to 5:00 pm, Sunday – Thursday. The consular section may also be reached by email at [email protected].
Anyone who wishes to enter the United States to reside there permanently must apply for an immigrant visa, whether or not that person plans to seek employment in the United States. Currently, U.S. Embassy Tripoli does not interview or issue visas to immigrants.
(Source: US Embassy)