It is important to prepare all the necessary forms and documents before going to the interview at the Montreal U.S. Consulate.
Make sure you have the original and a copy of the supporting documents you want to submit during your interview.
To prevent unnecessary delays during your interview, please arrange your documents in the following order:
-Valid Passport and photocopy of the biographic page.
-Ticket with your number (will be given at the Consulate).
-Medical Examination in a sealed envelope (X-ray is not required, unless there is TB).
-2 color passport-size pictures (5 cm X 5 cm or 2 inch X 2 inch).
-Form DS-230 (175KB PDF), parts I and II, or Confirmation Page of the electronic form DS-260.
-Birth Certificate, English translation and a photocopy.
-Marriage Certificate, English translation and a photocopy.
*Divorce Certificate, English translation and a photocopy.
*Custody documents, English translation and photocopy.
*Police Certificates from Canada and other countries of previous residence.
*Court / Criminal records and photocopy.
*Military records and photocopy.
*Evidence of Support (I-864, I-864A, I-864EZ, I-864W) and photocopy of IRS transcript or photocopy of the most recent Federal income tax return.
*Recent Letter from the U.S. employer (for employment cases).
*Copy of the U.S. petitioner status in the USA.
*Copies of documents proving petitioner's U.S. domicile.
Note: *Due to security measures, you may have to wait a considerable amount of time outside the Consulate. Please dress appropriately for the weather