G-1 Visa

G-1 Classification

  • Principal resident representative.
  • Family and staff (of any rank, including clerical and custodial employees, so long as they are assigned on “resident basis”).
  • G-ls are for members of a permanent mission of a recognized government.
  • Foreign government has United States de jure recognition.
  • International organization listed (e.g., IMF, U.N., OAS, OAU).