You do not need LCA for H1B visa stamping but it is recommended to carry. Visa Officer can ask for any document if he has any doubts to clarify. Can I get My H1B Visa Stamped in Canada or Mexico? You can get your H1B visa stamped in Canada or Mexico.Is LCA is mandatory to file H1B papers?
LCA stands for Labor Condition Application. LCA is a mandatory document that the H1B Sponsor / Employer need to file with US Department of Labor (DOL) before they file the H1B petition with USCIS for any non-immigrant worker. This is as per Immigration and Nationality Act (INA) to meet the wage and working conditions requirements.Does H1B require labor certification?
Employers of most H1B visa holders would need PERM labor certification approval to get them a green card. For visitors, travel, student and other international travel medical insurance.Is the H1B LCA prevailing wage?
The H1B wage levels are set so that H1B workers are paid the prevailing wage that are based on education, experience and location, similar to US workers. The wage levels are filled as part of the H1B LCA as part of the Labor Condition Application Process. There are 4 H1B Wage levels that are defined by DOL based on OES program.