United States Intracompany Transfer Work Visa (L-1 Visa)
L1 Visa General Information: Individuals who are employed outside the United States as executives, managers or in a position which requires specialized knowledge may qualify for an L1 Intracompany Transfer Work Visa. If the applicant is already in the United States, a change of status might be possible. A change of status enables the individual to obtain L1 status without leaving the country and having to apply for the L1 Visa at a U.S. Embassy or Consulate abroad. The process of completing and submitting a request for an L1 Intracompany Transfer Visa can be both costly and confusing. The L1 Intracompany Transfer Visa immigration package makes the application process straight-forward and easy to understand. This is a user-friendly step-by-step guide to help you file your L1 Visa application as efficiently and quickly as possible.
The process of applying for a L1 Transfer Work Visa is a 2-step process:
Step 1: The Petition
Step 2: The Application
L1 Visa Eligibility Requirements: The main requirement is that the applicant must be employed outside the United States and is being transferred to the United States branch, subsidiary, affiliate, or joint venture partner of the non-U.S. company. Other requirements may apply and it is recommended to review the information in the application manual before submitting the application. The application package may be ordered below.
L1 Visa Additional Information: There are no quota restrictions for L1 Work Visas which can be issued quickly if the applicant meets all the requirements. Spouses and accompanying children of L-1 Visa holders are also allowed to come to the United States and may be issued L-2 Visas.
Download the L1 Work Visa Application. Instructions and Application Forms Included.
The L1 Visa Application Guide:
L1 Intracompany Transfer Work Visa overview
L1 Visa eligibility and requirements
L1 Visa privileges and limitations
L1 Visa Extension information
“Blanket L1 Visa” information for large companies
How to complete the application forms
How to apply at a U.S. Consulate
How to change your status to L1 if you already are in the U.S.
How to obtain L2 Visas for accompanying relatives
Frequently asked questions about the Certification of Naturalization
List of all USCIS (formerly INS) offices nationwide
List of United States embassies and consulates
FREE L1 Visa Application Forms
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