Third Country National Visa

Learn About Third Country National Visa Requirements And Eligibility


Third Country National (TCN) visa procedure may be available for foreign nationals, who are not citizens or nationals of the country where they wish to apply for a visa. Third Country visa processing is also applicable for foreign nationals in the U.S. who wish to apply for a nonimmigrant visa at a U.S. border post in Canada or Mexico.

VisaPro’s experienced immigration attorneys will prepare and file all the required documents for foreign nationals applying for Third Country National (TCN) visa.

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TCN Visa Processing Eligibility – It Is Suitable For:

  • Foreign nationals in the U.S. applying for a nonimmigrant visa at a U.S. consular post in a third country such as Canada or Mexico

Third Country National Visa Benefits

  1. Highly convenient and inexpensive
  2. You may apply for a visa in the country where you live, work or are traveling
  3. Avoids travel to home country for obtaining the visa

Third Country National Visa Requirements

To qualify for the TCN visa processing, you must prove that you have never been out of status in the U.S. by overstaying your visa or I-94. In other words, you have never stayed in the U.S. longer than the period authorized by the immigration officer when you entered the U.S.

Note: Third country visa processing is not available to citizens of the seven countries designated as state sponsors of terrorism. Countries in this list include Cuba, Iran, Iraq, Syria, Sudan, North Korea, and Libya.

TCN Visa Notes

  • To change the purpose of your visit while you are in the U.S., you must change your visa status.

TCN Visa Fees

VisaPro Processing Time 2 business days

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