THE PERMANENT MISSION OF THE COMMONWEALTH OF THE BAHAMAS TO THE UNITED NATIONS
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Foreign Nationals Working in The US
I have an H1 Visa, do I need a visa to travel to The Bahamas?
H1 visa holders must apply for a visa to travel to the Bahamas were applicable. Please see the Bahamas Visa requirement Country list for the individual country requirements.
Persons holding expired H1 B visas must apply to a US Embassy to obtain a new H1 B visa once they have left the US to visit any country other than Canada and Mexico. This application cannot be done at the US Embassy in The Bahamas.
For those individuals who will require a visa
Please note the new Visa Fees listed below.
I am now ready to apply for a visa, what else do I need to accompany my application?
Once you are ready to submit an application for a Travel Visa to the Bahamas, the other Items necessary are listed under the " Visa Application Items." heading.
Applicants holding "F", "J" or "H" status must submit the additional documents listed under this heading.
Can I apply by mail?
Yes. If applying by mail:
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