Australia: Selected U.S. visa issuance fees sharply increase for Australian nationals
February 14, 2020
Under the new reciprocity schedule, fees for certain visa categories (E-1, E-2, F-1, F-2, H-1B, H-4, L-1, L-2, R-1 and R-2) have increased significantly for Australian nationals applying to visit the United States …
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