Prior to booking your VISA appointment, you will need to contact Carnival Cruise Line to obtain a Letter of Employment for the purpose of obtaining your VISA.
Please note this is only for the purpose of obtaining your VISA and will not be your actual start date or ship assignment (this will come later!).
Please note: You will need to allow 10 working days after your appointment to get your passport back if you don’t pay for a delivery upgrade.
Whilst completing your DS-160, the following information will be needed:
For this application you will need a photo, you have the option of taking a photo with you or you can get one done at the London embassy for £5.
If you have any blisters or cuts to any fingers or thumbs the embassy will not be able to take your fingerprints and you will be turned away from your appointment.
Visa Appointment Checklist – please make sure you have:
1. PRINTED off the appointment letter
2. PRINTED off the Receipt of payment – (MRV receipt)
3. PRINTED the confirmation letter for DS-160 Application
4. PRINTED your Letter of Employment from CCL