The US H4 visa is a non-immigrant visa designed for family members of an H1 visa holder who is working in the US if they apply for an Employment Authorization Document. The visa grants the family members the license to join their H1 relative in the US and also work in the US. The family member must either be a spouse or child of the H1 visa holder residing in the US.
Apart from being an immediate family member of an H1 Visa holder, no other qualification requirement is demanded from a US H4 Visa applicant. Holders of the US H4 visa do not need to apply for the extension of their visa and they lose their eligibility to stay in the US once the visa of the H1 family relative expires.
The following documents are required for filing an application for a US H4 Visa:
The US H4 visa enables the holder to:
The US H4 Visa application fee is $190.