Send the passport and all completed requirements as detailed above to:
|Sam’s Passport And Visa Services||Telephone 713-784-5501|
|6223 Richmond Avenue Suite #100||Fax Number 713-784-5588|
|Houston TX, 77057||Toll Free 1-877-784-5501|
Applications will be hand carried to the Embassy and are usually processed in 4-5 business days.
|Sam’s Service Fee||Consular Visa Fees|
|$95.00 - Regular||Contact the Consulate for details|
|$125.00 - Rush|
|$175.00 - Emergency|
Return Postage (Fed-Ex/UPS/Air Borne)
Q. What is a visa? And why do I need one.
A. A visa is a stamp that is affixed to a blank visa page in your passport that is required by foreign countries before you are able to enter their territory.
Q. Do I need to send you my passport in order to receive a visa?
A. Yes, your passport must be submitted with the required paperwork and photos in order to obtain a visa for traveling outside the USA. For visa service in Houston, you can drop off your passport at our agency.
All U.S. Citizens who are traveling by air will now be required to carry a U.S. Passport.
Adults over 19 years of age will require a passport if traveling outside the U.S. by car, including Canada and Mexico.
U.S. Citizens 19 and under do not require a U.S. Passport if they are traveling outside the U.S. by land or sea.
Closed Loop Cruises: U.S. Citizens who board a cruise ship at a port within the United States, travel only within the Western Hemisphere, and return to the same U.S. port on the same ship may present government-issued photo identification, along with proof of citizenship (an original birth certificate or a Consular report of Birth Abroad, or a Certificate of Naturalization).
Note - You may still be required to present a passport card or passport book to enter the foreign country to which you are traveling. Please contact your cruise line to verify which documents are required for your trip.
Processing time for Brazil Visas will now take a minimum of 7-10 working days.
Each applicant must submit a fully completed Passport/Visa Request Form for all services. This form is necessary in order to begin and complete all transactions.
Partial list of consulate closings and holiday schedules - Link
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