Requirements for the Accompany Family Visa
The Embassy will process accompanying family visas for the following Jurisdictions only:
|Delaware||Kentucky||New Hampshire||Rhode Island||Wisconsin|
|District of Columbia||Maine||New Jersey||South Carolina|
For other states, please contact Kuwait Consulate General in Los Angeles, CA Phone Number (310) 556-0300, Fax (310) 556-0400
The requirements are:
Valid Passport with a minimum of six (6) months prior to expiration date.
One passport-size photo.
HIV test (AIDS test).
Health Certificate: Obtained from the local doctor certifying that the patient is in good health and
free from contagious diseases. Lab test results for the following: Hepatitis B & C, Malaria, Filariasis, Syphilis and Chest X-Ray for Tuberculosis
Police Clearance of No Criminal Record: Obtained from the: Federal Bureau of Investigation - FBI, and should be dated after the issuance date of the accompany Family Permit. The Police Clearance has to be certified first by the U.S. State Department in Washington, DC (Tel: (202) 647-5002 or (800) 688-9889), then legalized by the Embassy with a $25.00 Authentication fee. The Authenticated Police Clearance should be presented to the Kuwaiti Authorities for residency purposes.
The Accompany Family permit.
Children under 5 years of age must present an up-to-date schedule of essential vaccinations.
FEES: Visa fee $175.00 (for U.S. citizens) along with $25.00 for the authentication of the Police Clearance.
Fees should be paid by cash, money order or company check. PERSONAL CHECKS ARE NOT ACCEPTED.
Please note: Passports sent by mail should include a stamped, self-addressed return envelope.