May you qualify for H-1B domestic visa renewal pilot?

Below is a pre-assessment tool to help foreign nationals determine whether they may qualify for the State Department’s H-1B Domestic Visa Renewal Pilot. Foreign nationals are reminded that they must qualify for the pilot at the time of visa application.


Learn if you may qualify for H-1B domestic visa renewal pilot

The State Department’s pilot program is voluntary. The State Department will have a navigator tool on their website, which will assist applicants in assessing their qualifications for participation in the pilot. Applicants may be required to apply for a visa abroad and appear for an in-person interview with a consular officer.




For more information on the upcoming pilot, check out BAL’s news story on visa renewal details and listen to the BAL Immigration Report’s episode on the domestic renewal pilot.

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Disclaimer: The information provided on this website and questionnaire does not, and is not intended to, constitute legal advice; instead, all information, content, and materials available on this site are for general informational purposes only. Information on this website may not constitute the most up-to-date legal or other information. If you have any questions about the Domestic Visa Renewal Pilot, this questionnaire, or its responses, please contact a BAL attorney for a full and thorough consultation.