How To Apply For P 3 Visa In Afghanistan

By Tiara

The personal visa (P-3) is an entry level nonimmigrant visa that allows you to enter or exit the country for a specific amount of time. This visa can be extended once it expires, but only if your travel plans are known at the time it expires.

With the right preparation, applying for this type of visa is straightforward. In fact, most countries offer easy ways to apply online with no need to visit a consulate. Luckily, doing so does not require much more than filling out some forms and paying a small fee depending on how long your stay will be.

While there is nothing special about the visa itself, one thing you should know about traveling outside of the United States is that many other nations have different timing requirements when it comes to reentry. If you plan to return to the U.S.

Apply for a visa online

how to apply for p 3 visa in afghanistan

There are many ways to apply for a VISA outside of traveling to one of the embassies with paperwork, or going through an organization that processes visas. The easiest way is to use a website. Many sites offer convenient applications where you can easily upload your documents and pay a small fee to process your application.

There are even some sites that will manage the whole process for you! This saves you time so that you do not have to deal with other parts of the process like sending emails and proof reading them. All they does is handle the visa part and gets paid per document submitted.

This article will talk about two easy ways to get a P3 (Visitor) Visa in Afghanistan. Both can be done completely from anywhere there is internet access. These are perfect if you are traveling abroad for the first time as well as if you are just starting to research how to visit Russia.

Pay for the visa

how to apply for p 3 visa in afghanistan

It’s not free, but it is relatively inexpensive if you know how to navigate the process. Most people are under the impression that every person coming into America must be paid a fee, which is untrue. The fees apply only to those with American citizenship or green cards. If you have neither of these, you do not need to pay a visa sponsorship fee.

There are two main types of visas – B1/B2 visitor’s visas and F-1 student visas. There are also nonimmigrant (business) visas such as TN and H-1 dependent worker visas. All of these except students can be sponsored by employers, so make sure to check out our article on this topic before applying!

For most Afghans looking to visit the United States on a short term tourist visa, the best option is to use the VISA ROUGE program. This service takes care of everything for you, including paying the visa sponsorification fee.

Bring documentation

how to apply for p 3 visa in afghanistan

If you already have employment or business opportunities, you can use those documents to prove your income. But if you are just starting out looking for work, you will need additional documents that show how much money you make and proof of sufficient savings to cover your stay in Afghanistan.

It is very important to be able to back up these documents with direct testimony from employers or colleagues, as well as copies stored online or sent via email.

People who know you can also testify about your character and reputation. This way, your visa application is not only backed by evidence, but also by people who trust you.

Meet with immigration officials

It is very important to meet with your visa sponsor or employer at the appropriate time and location, as well as meet with members of the Afghan community to help you establish connections.

It is also crucial to be prepared when meeting with visa sponsors and employers! Make sure your documents are up-to-date and organized, and have all contact information readily available.

If possible, bring pictures of yourself and proof of residence such as receipts or statements that prove ownership of house or apartment. You do not want to arrive at your appointment and find out you cannot work because your documentation does not exist!

Avoid carrying too much money with you since it may be needed for transportation back home or to look for employment. Take enough money to last you one week. Your family can send more once they receive word from you that you’ve been hired!

Be aware of safety precautions in your area and know what services there are nearby if you get lost. If possible, take a picture of the front entrance of your destination so you will remember it later.

Provide evidence of your business

how to apply for p 3 visa in afghanistan

In addition to demonstrating that you will be able to live on what you make while traveling, you should also prove that you have enough money to cover all of your travel expenses for at least six months.

It is very common to run into issues paying for airfare, hotel rooms, food, and transportation during a trip abroad. It can get expensive really fast!

Most countries allow tourists to stay for up to one year so it’s not too difficult to find this information. Many times, however, people don’t know where to look for it or they are just not sure if their situation qualifies as “official” so they do not bring proof.

Luckily, there are some easy ways to show how much money you have come online. You can use sites like Google Finance, Yahoo Finance, and Banking Apps to confirm your income. Once confirmed, someone from your organization can vouch for your financial stability.

Wait for your visa to be approved

how to apply for p 3 visa in afghanistan

After you have completed all of the required forms, it is important to wait for the approval process before traveling or applying for employment. This will ensure that there are no missing pieces of information that prevent us from issuing you with your visas.

There are several ways to apply for work visa status outside of the embassy. A popular way is by working through an organization that helps facilitate workers for companies in countries. These firms help manage paperwork, find jobs, and coordinate travel for employees.

They usually charge per employee depending on the number of people they assist, but overall it can be much less expensive than going directly through the embassies.

Obtain your visa

how to apply for p 3 visa in afghanistan

After you have gathered all of your documents, contacted potential sponsors, and determined that you are eligible for a non-immigrant work visa, it’s time to apply!

Many countries offer direct entry visas through their embassies or consulates. These types of visas do not require you to stay over, nor is there an exit interview. You must return home from the visa appointment however.

Some employers may ask about your plans after you leave the company, so be sure to talk with yours before going into the appointment.

Direct entry visas typically take 2 to 4 weeks to process which is very fast when compared to other immigrant visa categories.

Business and employment visas for Afghans should be done via the Electronic Application Service (EAS) at This service was made possible by Global Horizons International – GHI, an NGO that helps entrepreneurs launch businesses in developing nations using technology and guidance programs.

Enjoy your time in Afghanistan

how to apply for p 3 visa in afghanistan

Yours truly has mentioned before that traveling is one of the greatest things you can do if you have enough money to relax and enjoy it. And, staying abroad for longer than two weeks is even better as you get to explore new cities or countries!

If you are looking to stay outside of Afghanistan for an extended period of time, then a business / tourist visa is the best way to go about it. A business/tourist visa allows you to live in the country while also working if you choose to. This is perfect because you don’t need to spend all your time vacationing – you can work part-time as well!

There are some rules and regulations when it comes to business visas in Afghanistan, so make sure you know what they are before applying.