Timing a work visa request:
FSVS strongly recommends that hiring departments make every effort to submit a request to us a full 6 months in advance of the need. Incorporating enough lead time can prove crucial to minimizing anxious moments for the department, the individual, and their family members.
Initiating a work visa request:
In the summer of 2017, FSVS implemented a new online case system, Tracker 8. As of October 1, 2017, we no longer accept paper-based requests. To access Tracker 8, Department Administrators are encouraged to review the Video Walkthrough – Initiating a case below. For further assistance please email us: firstname.lastname@example.org
The Department Administrator begins the request process by filling out and sending a Service Request to their designated Visa Specialist: