Loading... Please wait...

United States Immigration

Information Guides and FAQs

Join Newsletter

B-1 Business Visa Application Instructions

  • B-1 Business Visa Application
  • Business Visa
  • Visa Application
Download information package with instructions to access and file Visa application forms.


B-1 Business Visa

United States B-1 Business Visitor Visa Application Information 

Format: Instant Download

A visa gives you the right to travel to the U.S. The B-1 Business Visa allows you to travel to the United States for business purposes as a business visitor. There are several types of visas depending on the purpose or type of travel. In general visas are divided in two main groups: immigrant visas and non-immigrant visas. Immigrant visas are visas that allows you to travel to live permanently in the United States and are also known as “Green Card” or “Permanent Residence”, then the other type are the non-immigrant visas that are more commonly known just as visas in general. A non-immigrant visas doesn’t give you the right to stay permanently in the U.S., they are issued for the purpose of one or multiple temporary short trips to travel as a visitor to the United States.

The application for most non-immigrant visas must be presented at the local consulate or embassy in country of residence of the applicant. It is important to know well all application requirements including how to make an appointment, how to submit the application for the visa, and to use the current forms to apply for the B-1 Business Visa visa. In addition you must stay inside the U.S. only for the time allowed by the immigration officer at the point of entry. It is important to understand the difference between the expiration time of the actual visa and the time allowed to stay inside the US when traveling with the visa.

This Information Manual Includes Answer to Frequently Asked Questions about the Application for the B-1 Business Visa.

The following information about the B-1 Business Visa is included in this information package:

  • Where and how to apply for the B1 business visa?
  • How to find, fill and file official visa application forms?Visa appointment
  • Eligibility requirements and instructions
  • What is the different between the B-1 business visa and the B-2 tourist visa?
  • Can I work with a B-1 visa?
  • What type of visa do I need to visit the United States on vacation?
  • Can I do business with a B-1 visa?
  • can I get married inside the United States if I entered with a B1 visa?
  • For how long can a person is usually allowed stay inside the U.S. with a B1 visa?
  • What is the form I-94?
  • How do I know until what date I am allowed to stay in the United States?
  • Can I have multiple entries to the U.S. with a B-1 business visa?

Find out more information about how to apply for a B-1 Business Visa and the answer to your visa questions including how to access official visa application forms, application filing fees, passport requirements, general information, U.S. consulates information, and official application information.

Find Similar Items by Category