Submitting 221(g) Documents

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The U.S. Embassy or Consulate may give you a 221(g) letter directing you to submit additional documents or information related to your visa application. Your application will be kept on hold at the U.S. Embassy or Consulate until you submit those documents.

How to Submit 221(g) Documents


Electronic Copies 

If you received instructions to send an electronic copy of a document, send it in PDF format. Attachments must not exceed 3MB.

Electronic copies may be sent via contact form.

Original Documents via Mail


If you received instructions to send by mail original documents, then the following delivery options are available:

  • Drop your documents at Mail Boxes Etc office in Ã˜sterbrogade 226, st, 2100 Copenhagen - opening times Monday to Friday from 8:30am to 6:00pm. This option is free of charge.
  • The second option is to mail your documents to the US Embassy/Consulate using the UPS service. This option requires the payment of a delivery fee which can be done by accessing this link. Once the payment completed, the shipping label will be generated automatically and displayed on your screen. Print the shipping label and apply it to the package containing your application documents.