NATO visa is issued to diplomats and other government officials for travel to the United States. To qualify for an Employee of NATO visa the applicant must be seeking admission to the United States under the applicable provision of the Agreement on the Status of International Military Headquarters Set Up Pursuant to the North Atlantic Treaty.
This category includes national representatives, international staff and immediate family members of a principal applicant classified NATO-1 through NATO-6. If a visa applicant is entitled to a NATO visa as a principal or dependent, he or she must receive a NATO visa.
Personal employees, domestic workers, or servants of persons holding a valid NATO visa may qualify for a NATO-7 visa, however, it needs to be proven that they will receive a fair wage, sufficient to financially support themselves and, additionally, it needs to be proven that they will be able to perform the contracted employment duties.