Visa


  • The Consulate General processes visa applications from residents within its Consular jurisdiction;
  • No appointment is necessary for dropping off applications and collecting visas from Tuesday through Friday, during working hours 9:00 am & 3:00 pm;
  • The application form must be electronically filled out, clear and accurate with pictures pasted as indicated in the form. Applications that don’t meet the requirements will not be processed;
  • Processing time varies according to the type of visa and bilateral arrangements or agreements;
  • Applicants are urged to submit their applications within a period not exceeding sixty (60) days prior to their intended travel date;
  • Applicants holding passports from European Union countries are required to submit their application with the inclusion of travel insurance;
  • The Consulate General may request additional documents than those listed. Furthermore, submitting the required documentation does not guarantee the issuance of a visa;
  • Applicants can apply in person or by mail directly to the Consulate General of Algeria in New York 15 East 47th Street, New York, NY 10017.