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Consulate Closure Announcement:

Israel consulate:

Closure Dates: Oct 16, 17 Nov 11, 27, 28 Dec 25, 2014

Important Alert:


Effective immediately - Oct 16th

The consulate is requiring all travelers to have an itineraryshowing a departure date of at least 4 weeks from the day of submissionto the consulate. They will not accept any applications showing adeparture date sooner than 4 weeks.

U.S passport:

Effective immediately - Sep 19th

Please be advised: 24 Hour service for USA Passport Renewals and China Visas are available on a need-basis only. You must call our office and email your complete set of documents to for agency services or for China visa services BEFORE you send your documents to us. Everything must be emailed by 3pm Pacific Time on the day you call.

Please remember to enter your complete home address for mailing address on all Passport Agency forms, i.e. DS-11, DS-82, DS-4085. Please do not put Visa Network's address as your mailing address. All forms must comply with the agency's requirements, even if Visa Network is submitting on your behalf. We will still be able to pick up your passport from the agency upon completion.

Effective immediately - Sep 15th

Letter of Authorization MUST BE HANDWRITTEN by the APPLICANT ONLY. Nothing can be pre-typed. They must write "Visa Network" next to Courier Company Name. Signature on all forms must match signature on passport. Your application will be rejected and you will need to resend all your documents if you do not comply with these requirements from the passport agency.

Effective immediately - Sep 15th

All applicants that need to renew their passports due to extensive damage to their current passport OR have lost their passport MUST include a personal statement that explains what happened to the current passport. It must be addressed to the Passport Agency in San Francisco. It must be included in the package you will retrieve after making an "in person" appearance at the post office. See "Lost/Stolen" link on our website.


Effective immediately - Sep 15th

Visa Network can only submit German visa applications for applicants that have submitted their biometrics to the consulate ON or AFTER May 15, 2014. Your previous visa will indicate that you qualify with the following mark: "VIS". This will indicate that you have submitted your biometrics after 5/15/2014 and we can submit on your behalf.


Effective immediately - Sep 1st

Visa Network is now able to apply for the Turkish E-Visas for US passport holders and most Non-Us passport holders, please check our visa requirement page for Turkey.

U.S passport:

Effective immediately - July 23rd

For all Passport Agency forms, excluding the letter of authorization, you must provide your physical address for question 8, do not put Visa Network's address.


Effective immediately - July 9th

All travelers applying for Schengen Visas must apply in person in order to submit their fingerprints to the consulate in addition to the required documents. Click here for details
However, once you have done the fingerprinting at the consulate, we can take future Schengen visa applications to the consulate, please call Visa Network to check if you qualify.


Effective immediately - June 17th

All India visa applications must provide confirmed travel itinerary to India in order to be accepted by Cox & Kings.


Effective immediately - June 15th

We are now able to submit to the Indian outsourcing company, Cox & Kings. However, we are only allowed to submit on Friday afternoon. All applications must indicate a departure date to India within three weeks. Currently, Cox & Kings is taking 3-4 weeks to issue and release all passports and visas.