United States of America Conference Visa FAQs

by | May 16, 2020

What is a conference visa?

This is the type of a visa that is gotten for the purpose of attending a conference in the United State of America.

I want to apply for a US visa for the purpose of a conference, what are the requirements?
  • International passport,
  • 5X5 white background passport photograph
  • Work details i.e., introduction letter, Work ID card etc
  • CAC registration certificate if business is registered.
  • Bank statement
Does attending a conference guarantees my visa approval?

No, but it increases your chances

How much does US visa application & processing fee cost?
  • Conference fee: This amount is not fixed, it depends on the conference you are going for
  • Application fee: N59,200
  • Processing fee per Adult: N45,000
  • Processing fee per Child: N25,800
What is the difference between visa application fee and visa processing fee?
  • Visa Application fee is the fee you pay to the embassy for applying for a visa
  • Visa Processing fee is the fee you pay to TATAgency for visa services rendered to you
What does Visa Processing fee cover?
  • Filling of client’s application form
  • Flight reservation
  • Hotel reservation
  • Advisory services based on our experience
  • Documentation review
  • Guiding client through the application process
  • Further assistance where needed
  • Preparing client for interview through a pre-interview stage with TATAgency
  • Registering for the conference on your behalf
Do I have to pay all the money at once?

No, you pay 80% of the processing fee (N36,000 per Adult & N20,640 per child), when
the visa is approved, you will pay the balance.
You have to pay the full application fee.

The conference fee will also be paid in full as we will have to pay for the conference in full before you go for submission


What if I am not working and I do not have a business, can I still apply?
Yes you can, provided you have a sponsor
Who is a Sponsor?
A sponsor is anyone who will be responsible for providing the funds for your trip
Will I go for interview?
Will I prepared for the interview?
Yes, we will guide you through via out pre-interview session to understand how to ask
and answer questions
Will you review my documents before I submit?
Yes, our experts will guide you
Must I get an invitation letter before I can apply?
No, invitation does not guarantee a visa
I was just refused visa. Can I apply, if yes, when is the best time to reapply?
Yes you can reapply immediately
How much should I have in my account?
Enough to cover your trip, further guidance will be given to you during the process
Is your visa guaranteed?
We do not guarantee visa. Visa issuance is at the discretion of the consular. We will
guide you for a better chance based on our vast knowledge and experience on visa application
If I am not physically in Lagos or Abuja, can I still apply with TATAgency?
Yes you can. We will be in constant guidance and contact with you
Do TATAgency assist with work permit visa?
No, we do not
What if I am refused a visa, will there be a refund?
No, but you can reapply without paying TATAgency processing fee
Can I travel immediately my visa is out?
Yes you can
How do I trust TATAgency?
  • We are registered with CAC
  • We are IATA Accredited 
  • We are reggistered with NCAA
  • We have our office in Lagos and Canada
  • You can visit our website: www.tatagency.com
Do I need to have a travel history before applying?
No, you do not need to have travel history. It is only an added advantage
After getting my visa, can TATAgency assist with flight and accommodation?
Yes we can. We offer further discount for client who processed their visa with us
How long is the visa processing time with the embassy?
It depends on availability date at the embassy
Can I get an earlier interview date?
Yes, it costs an additional N40,000. This is paid only when the date is gotten.
What is the duration of the Visa?
If my visa is denied, will I be refunded the conference fee?

No, its a non refundable fee