Passport Details Change for H1B Visa


I am Prem, My Company going to apply for H1 in April 2014, i am planning to get married in December. But now she is having her passport with Maritial Status as Single. Is it necessary to update our Both the passport.

It is not mandatory. You just need to demonstrate that you guys are married and it can done using either one or more of the following:

  • names mentioned in the passport

  • marriage certificate

  • wedding card/album

My documents and other details are already sent to US VISA team , I haven’t got any lottery confirmation yet , this month I got married . I will have to change my passport details with my spouse name . Will it affect my VISA approval ? I have my marriage certificate and will apply for dependent VISA also (wife’s) . Can anyone please help me on this …

No, it won’t impact the outcome of the processing.