Consulate General and Promotion Center in New York

About the Consulate

Consular Services and Visas

Contact information

Visa by nationality

How to apply

Visa documents will have to be submitted in person on the date of the interview. The Visa Department will conduct interviews, requested by appointment, on Monday, Wednesday & Friday from 10.00AM to 12.00 PM.  The Consulate will be closed on Argentine and US holidays.

Visa inquiries and appointments MUST be requested and scheduled ONLY through the following email address:

The Consulate strongly encourages applicants to apply at least 45 days in advance of their proposed journey and to refrain from making irrevocable travel plans until the visa has been issued.

Visa by nationality

Applications for a nationality visa may only be submitted at the Consular Office of the Argentine Republic in the place of residence of the foreign national. This type of visa is available to nationals of MERCOSUR Member or Associate States, for the purpose of temporary establishment of foreign nationals in the Argentine Republic for a maximum term of 2 (two) years.


- Applications are personal and the applicant must submit the following documents (an original and a copy) at the Consular Office:

- Passport valid for at least six (6) months at the time of entering Argentina, with at least two (2) blank pages.

- One (1) current 1.5 x 1.5 inch photograph, facing the camera, printed in color, on a white background

- Visa application form filled out (preferably in electronic format) and signed by the applicant

- Proof of address within the jurisdiction of the Consulate (such as a utility bill or other document that serves as proof).

- For travellers aged 16 or older, an apostilled or legalized certificate of good conduct issued by the competent authority of the countries where they resided for more than one year over the previous three years, and Commitment to tell the truth or Sworn affidavit of their lack of a criminal record in other countries, signed before the consul

- Payment of migration fee

Payment of consular fee: 250 USD

- Consular interview

Please note that Consular authorities may require supplementary or additional documents when necessary.


To begin the visa application procedure, please send an email to in order to make an appointment and submit the required documents.


Visa application form

Sworn affidavit

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