If you're a UK citizen then you can put N/A or leave this blank. This only applies to countries whose citizens have ID numbers. We do not have these.
**This information is also available on the London US Embassy Website http://london.usembassy.gov/niv/ds160.html **
The DS-160 is an online application form that is used to collect the necessary application information from persons seeking a nonimmigrant visa.
The DS-160 is submitted electronically to the post where the applicant will apply for the visa via the internet.
Before completing the form, watch our video for tips and assistance.
We are unable to provide individual guidance on how you should answer a question. Please complete the form to the best of your ability.
What's my Programme number?
If you experience issues with uploading a photograph, you may bring the photograph to the visa interview.
The DS-160 form may be accessed at https://ceac.state.gov/genniv/
Before accessing the form, please note the following points:
The site does experience intermittent connectivity issues. As you complete the form, save a copy onto your hard drive and ‘save’ often;
Please see the Embassy Slideshare presentation before uploading the photograph. If your photo does not comply, it will be rejected;
Select the correct visa category under "Purpose of Travel to the United States" in the "Travel Information Section" - the drop down list will appear in answer to the question" Are you the Principal Applicant". If you do not see your visa category, click on “Other” for further information.
If asked the question “Have you attended any secondary educational institutions at secondary or above, you should list all educational institutions you have attended since the age of 11.
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