What is a K-1 Visa?
The purpose of the K-1 visa is to maintain family unity. The following requirements must be satisfied in order to obtain a K-1 Visa.
- A United States Citizen must be the petitioner;
- The couple must have met in person, within 2 years of petition (unless a waiver applies);
- The couple have a bona fide intention to marry; and
- Legally able and willing to conclude a valid marriage in US within 90 days after alien’s arrival.