The E-1/E-2 are special visas created through bilateral treaty with the United States for Treaty Traders and Treaty Investors. These are nonimmigrant renewable visas that allow one to enter the United States to engage in trade or develop and direct the operations of the enterprise. The E visa does not require a minimum threshold investment. The E visa allows the business owner to live and mange the business in the United States. Spouses and family members may accompany. Spouses are eligible to employment authorization. Citizens of the following countries are eligible for this visa.
Albania E-2 Argentina E-1/E-2 Armenia E-2 Australia E-1/E-2 Austria E-1/E-2 Azerbaijan E-2 Bahrain E-2 Bangladesh E-2 Belgium E-1/E-2 Bolivia E-1/E-2 Bosnia and Herzegovina 11 E-1/E-2 Brunei E-1 Bulgaria E-2 Cameroon E-2 Canada E-1/E-2 Chile E-1/E-2 China (Taiwan) 1 E-1/E-2 Colombia E-1/E-2 Congo (Brazzaville) E-2 Congo (Kinshasa) E-2 Costa Rica E-1/E-2 Croatia E-1/E-2 Czech Republic E-2 Denmark E-1 Denmark E-2 Ecuador E-2 Egypt E-2 Estonia E-1 Estonia E-2 Ethiopia E-1 Ethiopia E-2 Finland E-1 Finland E-2 France E-1/E-2 Georgia E-2 Germany E-1/E-2 Greece E-1 Grenada E-2 Honduras E-1/E-2 Iran E-1/E-2 Ireland E-1/E-2 Israel E-1 Italy E-1/E-2 Jamaica E-2 Japan E-1/E-2 Jordan E-1/E-2 Kazakhstan E-2 Korea (South) E-1/E-2 Kosovo E-1/E-2 Kyrgyzstan E-2 Latvia E-1/E=2 Liberia E-1/E-2 Lithuania E-2 Luxembourg E-1/E-2 Macedonia, the Former Yugoslav Republic of (FRY) E-1/E-2 Mexico E-1/E-2 Moldova E-2 Mongolia E-2 Montenegro E-1/E-2 Morocco E-2 Netherlands E-1/E-2 Norway E-1/E-2 Oman E-1/E-2 Pakistan E-1/E-2 Panama E-2 Paraguay E-1/E-2 Philippines E-1/E-2 Poland E-1/E-2 Romania E-2 Serbia E-1/E-2 Senegal E-2 Singapore E-1/E-2 Slovak Republic E-2 Slovenia E-1/E-2 Spain E-1/E-2 Sri Lanka E-2 Suriname E-1/E-2 Sweden E-1/E-2 Switzerland E-1/E-2 Thailand E-1/E-2 Togo E-1/E-2 Trinidad & Tobago E-2 Tunisia E-2 Turkey E-1/E-2 Ukraine E-2 United Kingdom E-1/E-2 Yugoslavia E-1/E-2