December 08, 2009
The State Department announced plans to implement its new online visa application form, Form DS-160, worldwide between now and April 30, 2010. The new Form DS-160 replaces the current Electronic Visa Application Form, as well as Forms DS-156, 157, 158 and DS-3052. A link to the new Form DS-160 as well as an FAQ are available online at http://www.travel.state.gov/visa/frvi/forms/forms_1342.html. Information on the implementation timeline is available at http://travel.state.gov/visa/laws/telegrams/telegrams_4601.html.