Australian Pilots' Family
The spouse and unmarried children (under 21 years of age) of E-3 Visa holders are eligible for dependent visa status called "E-3D."
E-3D spouses are entitled to work in the United States after they enter the USA and apply for a Employment Authorization Document (EAD). E-3D visa spouses and children are also eligible to attend school either full-time or part time.
Airline's E-3 Visa Obligations
- Pay the promised salary
- Issue paystubs
- Issue a W-2 at the end of the year (not a 1099)
- Maintain a “Public Access” File prepared by the Immigration Attorney at the worksite in case immigration ICE inspectors make a surprise visit